SAVE THE DATE – May 17-19, 2020 in Minneapolis, MN
Picture yourself at an NAFTZ Spring Seminar – this year in Minneapolis! Hear from Trade experts at this Sunday thru Tuesday event featuring speakers, panelists and specialized sessions relevant to Operator/Users, Grantees, Consultants, and those new to the industry. Topics are adjusted each year in order to address current issues and trends in the FTZ community. Sessions at the seminar include speeches, panel discussions, and thought-provoking Q&A sessions with government officials and industry experts.
MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNTS: Join NAFTZ in order to qualify for membership discounts.
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If the current NAFTZ member is not attending the event, a substitute from the same company may be provided. Submit such requests to firstname.lastname@example.org. All registrant fees must be paid prior to the LIVE event – see below for the timeline.
All early bird attendees must pay by the date of early bird deadline 4/8/20) to receive the discount rate (if not paid by this date the rate increases). All post-early bird rate attendees must pay 2 weeks prior to the event start date (only exceptions are non-members and those registering on-site who must pay in full at the time of registration). If not paid by this date additional fees apply.
Registration fees are fully refundable for written cancellations received by NAFTZ by April 8, 2020. Cancellations received by the NAFTZ between April 9 & April 16, 2020 will receive a 50% credit for their registration fee toward a future 2020 NAFTZ Meeting. Cancellations received after April 16 will be responsible for the full registration fee amount due to the NAFTZ and no meeting credits will be issued.
Each additional* registrant from the same company receives a $50 discount (not applicable for Federal Government employees). *The first company representative must have paid the full registration rate, for the second company representative to be eligible for the discount. Use the discount code “ADDITIONAL” for the second registrant for online registration.
Press interested in covering the Spring Seminar should apply in advance. Please read the requirements for Press applications carefully. If your application is missing anything, it may be denied or delayed.
Getting a Press Pass
Qualifications for the press include, but are not limited to:
We give priority to proposals from journalists who:
Journalists who fail to comply with these guidelines will forfeit their press credentials and admittance to the event. NAFTZ reserves the right to deny access to any press representative at any time and for any reason to be in best interest of NAFTZ and its members.
The 2020 agenda will be released in mid to late February 2020. See below for samples of past years.
View a Sample Presentation
Each year NAFTZ applies for CPE and CCS/CES credit for those attending the LIVE event. The exact number of credits offered will be confirmed closer to the event date.
Sponsorship (other than event reception packages) go on sale for the NAFTZ Spring Seminar in late February 2020. More information will be released closer to this date.
(*) Reception package sponsorship(s) are open year round, all other event sponsorship(s) are available on a timed release basis.
Hilton Minneapolis (1001 Marquette Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55403) is the 2020 host event hotel, located just steps away from restaurants and entertainment. The NAFTZ discount rate $185/night+tax for single/double occupancy will be based on availability until April 8, 2020, as only a limited number of rooms have been reserved. Book your room online today by clicking here.