Fees & Registration

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If you need help registering for the conference, do not hesitate to contact us.

Registration Fees

Advance Registration
til Jan 6
Early Registration
Jan 7-Feb 29
after Feb 29
Member Non-member Member Non-member Member Non-member
2-day Weekend Institute $425 $475 $475 $525 $525 $575
5-day Conference $855 $920 $905 $995 $930 $1,005
7-day Package $1,240 $1,345 $1,340 $1,450 $1,395 $1,480
1-day Conference* $200 $225 $225 $250 $250 $275
Friday Afternoon Workshop** $100 $100 $100 $100 $100 $100

Discounts available! - Deduct:

  • $275 if you are staying at the Oakland Marriott City Center *** & registering for the 7-day package
  • $200 if you are staying at the Oakland Marriott City Center *** & registering for the 5-day conference
  • $60 if you are staying at the Oakland Marriott City Center *** for 2 nights & registering for the 2-day weekend institute
  • $150 if you are a first-time attendee from the local area & registering for the 5-day conference or 7-day package
  • 50% off your registration fee if you are a full-time student

*1-day Conference includes a late morning drop-in group, afternoon workshop & Large Group
**Friday Workshop is included in the 5-day conference & 7-day package.
***Applies only to reservations made through the hotel directly, not through travel websites like Trivago, Expedia, Orbitz, hotels.com, etc. Reservations made through the hotel help offset the cost of the conference.

Continuing Education Credits: The fee for CE credits is $35. Please request CEs when you register. Click here for details on CE credits that are available.

Become a Member of SCTRI: Membership in SCTRI is an opportunity to join a community of people working to learn and use systems-centered methods.

To learn more about membership benefits and to join click here.

Work Exchange: A limited number of work exchange (WEX) jobs are available for SCTRI members.

WEX is a member benefit that provides an opportunity to work in exchange for reduced registration fees for the annual conference. WEX is based on resources and need and is available to members who otherwise would not be able to attend the annual conference because of financial restraining forces.

If attendance at the conference would entail financial hardship, members are invited to contact Kathy Lum at admin@systemscentered.com to see what work opportunities are available to offset some of the conference registration fees.

Housing: A limited amount of housing may be available in local homes if staying at the conference hotel presents financial hardship. Contact Debbie Woolf at dwoolf@comcast.net.

Student Rates and Group Discounts: Full-time students are eligible for a 50% discount on registration. For group discounts, contact Kathy Lum at admin@systemscentered.com.

Refunds and Cancellation Policy: Full refunds minus a $50 processing fee until February 29, 2020. After this date, no refunds will be made. Refunds must be requested in writing to admin@systemscentered.com.