Annual Training Conference

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20th Annual AFQAM Training Conference, Pittsburgh, PA

The 20th Annual AFQAM Training Conference will be held in Pittsburgh, PA on October 12-15, 2021. Information on conferences beyond 2021 can be found on the Training Opportunities page. Conference details and registration are posted in the late spring of each year.

Questions about conference registration should be directed to the President-Elect and Program Committee Chair.

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Registration Details Forthcoming.

Registration refunds will be applied according to the following schedule:

  • Refund requested before 9/13/21: 100% refund
  • Refund requested between 9/13/21 and 9/24/21: 75% refund
  • Refund requested between 9/25/21 and 10/1/21: 50% refund
  • Refund requested on or after 10/1/21: no refund

Registration Opens Summer 2021

  Accommodations and Travel

Doubletree by Hilton Hotel and Suites Pittsburgh Downtown
One Bigelow Square
Pittsburgh, PA 15219 

Rooms will be $129/night during the conference with a +/- 3 days at the same rate.

Fly into Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT).

There are no shuttle services to the hotel. The airport does list a wide variety of ground transportation options. According to the hotel concierge, Uber/Lift could be around $30-40/trip and Taxi/Cab could be around $50/trip. Check out their website for more details, schedule, cost, and booking information.

For vehicle rentals from PIT, there’s Alamo, AVIS, Budget, dollar, enterprise, Hertz, and National.

  Conference Agenda

Conference Agenda Forthcoming

Pre-conference Workshops

Tuesday October 12th (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM)

Wednesday October 13th (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM)

Thursday October 14th (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM)

Friday October 15th (8:00 AM – 12:15 PM)

  Evening Event

Evening Event TBD