ACLP Annual Conference

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Read about the exciting lineup of speakers, educational programming, and networking opportunities in the 2017 Conference Program.

Registration Options

Full Registration - Experience all the conference has to offer from the Welcome Reception on Thursday night through the Closing Session on Sunday. You may purchase the following add-ons: pre- and post-conference intensives, the All Access Pass, and guest passes.
Intensive Only - Attend a full- or half-day intensive only.

Online registration closed on May 1st, but you may still register in person.

The All Access Pass Is Back!

Full conference registrants for the 2017 ACLP Annual Conference have the opportunity to purchase the All Access Pass for $49. Purchasers will be able to view all of the Professional Development Workshops that are recorded onsite at conference, on computers or tablets at their convenience, and earn additional Professional Development Units (PDUs) by completing the quizzes at the end of the recordings. The All Access Pass is available at the discount price of $49 only to full conference registrants. Don't miss this exclusive limited-time opportunity! Add the All Access Pass to your full conference registration.

Hotel Information - Important Information

At NO time will anyone from ACLP nor the Paris Hotel contact anyone planning to attend conference to verify your hotel room rate or your hotel reservation.

If you are contacted by anyone claiming to represent ACLP, the Paris Hotel, a travel agent or any other organization, please DO NOT share any of your personal information.  Treat any type of outreach like this as a scam.  Do not click on any links from emails where you do not trust the sender.  

Please contact with any questions or if you suspect fraudulent activity.

Registration Fees

Early Registration Fees

(in effect until March 31, 2017)


Standard Registration Fees

(in effect from April 1 through May 1, 2017)


Exhibit Hall Only Guest Passes

Conference attendees may purchase passes for their guests to attend activities in the Exhibit Hall.

Cost per day:
Friday: $125 (includes breakfast and lunch)
Saturday: $125 (includes breakfast and lunch)


Fees for Intensives

Full-Day Intensives (6 PDUs) - includes lunch

Half-Day Intensives (3 PDUs)

Additional Details

Paying by Check or Money Order

Need to pay your registration fees with a check or money order?  You will be given the option either to pay by credit card (Visa or MasterCard) at the time of registration, or print an invoice and mail a check separately. All check payments must be received by the ACLP office no later than May 1, 2017.

Registration Cancellation/Refund Policy

Refund requests for the Association of Child Life Professionals (ACLP)  basic conference registration, minus a $50 service fee, will be honored if received in writing by ACLP no later than Friday, April 28, 2017. No refunds will be given after that date. All cancellations must be requested in writing and sent via email to Refunds will be given for basic registration only -- refunds are not available for the intensives, All Access Pass, special events, exhibit hall, guest passes. Refunds may take up to 21 days to process.

Food & Beverage

Full conference registration includes refreshments at the Welcome to Las Vegas reception on Thursday, and breakfast and lunch on Friday and Saturday in the Exhibit Hall. While we plan to have a variety of food/refreshments, including vegetarian and gluten-free options (ask your banquet server for assistance), we unfortunately cannot accommodate every dietary need and urge you plan accordingly.

Special Services for Participants with Disabilities

Individuals who require special services to allow full participation in the conference must notify the Association of Child Life Professionals in writing at, no later than April 1, 2017.  

Professional Development