ACCESSE Code of Conduct

By registering for and attending ACCESSE18, you agree to the following code of conduct.

CESSE expects conference attendees to respect each other and behave in a generally civilized fashion. Members should respect common sense rules for public behavior, personal interaction, common courtesy, and respect for private property. If you wouldn't do it at home, please do not do it here. Abusive, harassing, or threatening behavior towards any other attendee or directed at any CESSE member or partner (even those not present at the conference) will NOT be tolerated. Please report any incidents in which a conference attendee is abusive, insulting, intimidating, bothersome, or act in an unsafe or illegal manner to the conference organizers immediately. 

Registration Rates, Deadlines & Policies

Registration Type Registration Rate 
Member $690
Eligible Staff  $740
Sponsoring Partner Sponsoring Partners will automatically be registered based on your signed commitment form. To add Additional Sponsoring Partners please contact
Not a partner yet? Become an ACCESSE18 Partner now. Learn more!
Supplier $2400
Guest $250
Jet Propulsion Laboratory Tour $25*
*Registration for CESSE members on a first-come, first-served until June 1, 2018. Space is limited to the first 40 participants and subject to security clearance. JPL requires that all U.S. citizens, 18 years of age or older, present official, government issued photo identification (driver's license or passport) before being allowed entry. All non-U.S. Citizens 18 years of age or older must present a passport or resident visa (green card) before being allowed entry. Individuals without proper identification will not be admitted to the Laboratory. Additional information will be required at the time of registration. Registration fee covers the cost of roundtrip transportation. 

If you would like to register as ELIGIBLE STAFF (registration includes (1) year membership) please contact Liz Swanson at for assistance.

Group Discounts
CESSE is offering a group discount for 5 or more association staff. Receive 10% off each registration when you register 5+ staff or 15% off when you register 7+ staff. Contact Liz Swanson at for the discount code! 

Meeting Planners attend FREE
Meeting Planners attend ACCESSE18 for FREE with any CESSE member registration and attendance! Limited to one Meeting Planner per association. Contact Liz Swanson at for instructions on how to register. 

Cancellation Policy

There is a $50 service charge for processing refunds after June 29, 2018. No refunds will be granted after July 6, 2018. Requests for refunds must be submitted in writing by email to Liz Swanson ( or by mail to:
38800 Country Club Drive
Farmington Hills, MI 48331

Make Your Case for Attending ACCESSE18

Need help gaining approval to attend ACCESSE18? Check out our ACCESSE Attendance Toolkit for suggestions and tools.

Accessiblity at ACCESSE18

It is the policy of CESSE to hold conferences and events which are free of barriers of any type and do not exclude people from attending or participating. All ACCESSE18 events are ADA-compliant. If you or your guest have requires special assistance, please contact Liz Swanson ( for further information. All requests for special accommodations under ADA are handled on a case-by-case basis and must be made allowing enough time for evaluation and appropriate action by CESSE.

Photo/Video Release

Photographs and video will be taken at ACCESSE18. By registering for ACCESSE18, you agree to allow CESSE to use your photo or video of you in any CESSE-related publications, promotion or website.

On-site Registration

Online registration will close on June 29, 2018. After June 29th, please register onsite at the Pasadena Convention Center on the following dates/times:
Tuesday, July 10 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm 
Wednesday, July 11  7:30 am - 4:00 pm 
Thursday, July 12  7:30 am - 4:00 pm 


Membership & Payment: contact Kate Feick, Membership Manager
(248) 848-3191 or

Registration, Housing & Travel: contact Liz Swanson, Meetings Manager
(734) 664-9154 or

We're about Trust

The key word that comes up again and again at CESSE is trust.  Our community members meet through our hallmark events, and continue the conversations well beyond.  Whether you are looking for a sounding board to help you work through a challenge, tips and advice on industry practices, or referrals to other people who have a solution you can use, CESSE is here to be, or become, your professional network of choice.

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