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2018 Conference Registration

2018 Conference Registration

23rd Annual Conference
American Security in the Asia Pacific
Washington, DC | April 19 and 20, 2018

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Early Arrival Event - Senate Foreign Relations: A Capitol Experience!
Space is limited for Conference attendees only - please register for Conference for more information.

Reception: Embassy of Australia
6:00 pm - 8:00pm
1601 Massachusetts Ave., NW - Washington DC 20036

Friday, April 20th, 2018

Conference Program: American Security in the Asia Pacific
8:00am - 4:30pm
The University Club of Washington DC
1135 -16th St. NW, Washington DC 20036

Distinguished Service Award Banquet: The National Press Club
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
529 - 14th Street NW, Washington DC 20045
Presentation of 2018 Distinguished Service Award to Amb. William Lacy Swing, Director General of the International Organization for Migration

ACFR Conference Registration

Committee Members & Guests | Friends of the ACFR
- Full Conference for ACFR Committee Members & Guests
includes Embassy reception, conference program, and DSA Banquet (4/19-4/20):
$425 Early Registration
($475 after March 30, 2018)
- Distinguished Service Award Banquet Only (4/20)
Tickets to the DSA Banquet are available for ACFR members and guests who may not be attending the full conference.
$160 per person
- Special Note for Friends of ACFR:
Past Conference Speakers and experts in the field are encouraged to attend the conference at a Friend's rate for the Conference Program on Friday, April 20. Please contact Program Director Charlie Ponticelli at or 443.676.4987 for more information about Friends of ACFR pricing.
To Register Online using a credit card:

Please click on the button "Register and Pay Online Now" below where you will fill out a registeration form and then be provided with the means to pay by credit card for either the full conference ($425) or for just the banquet ($160) . If you are paying for more than one person, please use the "Register Additional Attendees" button to add names and contact information for the additional attendees already paid for. An email confirmation will be sent within 24 hours to the email used on the form.

Register and Pay Online Now

Register Additional Attendees

To Register by Mail

To register by mail, please click on the button "Register by Mail" below and then fill out the form for each person you are paying for and who will be attending the conference. You may then submit the form(s) online, but we also ask that you print the form and mail it along with payment by check to:
The American Committee on Foreign Relations
1250 - H Street, NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20005

Register by Mail

For any questions regarding registration and/or additional assistance of any kind, please contact ACFR Administrative Assistant Ashley Hayes at or 202-770-1750

Hotel Registration

Committee Members and Guests | Friends of the ACFR | Non-Committee Members


The Darcy, Curio Collection by Hilton
1515 Rhode Island Ave NW
Washington, DC 20005

Group discount rates for the American Committee on Foreign Relations are available from April 15 through April 23, 2018 until sold out!

Register by Telephone

Please dial toll-free 1-800-774-1500 and mention the Group Code - ACFR.

Register Online

Please click here to make your reservations online.