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SEPTEMBER 24-26, 2024
Austin Convention Center - Austin, Texas


What are the conference and exhibition dates?

The conference will be held September 24-26, 2024
The exhibition will be held September 24-25, 2024 

What time is the exhibit floor open?

Tuesday, September 24: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Wednesday, September 25: 10:30 am to 3:00 pm 

Where does the 2024 event take place?

Austin Convention Center
500 E Cesar Chavez St
Austin, TX 78701

What is the cost to attend and when can I register?

You can see 2024 pricing and register now here

What’s included in an Full Access Pass?

Full Access passes include 2 1/2 days of Conference Sessions, 2 Days of the Exhibit Hall, All Keynotes, Design Solution Theaters, Food Functions, Receptions and Happy Hour and Access to the Mobile App including online presentations

What is a Expo Plus Pass and how does it work?

Expo Plus Pass includes access to the exhibit floor as well as keynotes, design solutions theaters, receptions and mobile app.

Where does the Symposium take place?

The entire event will take place at the Austin Convention Center in 2024 located at 500 E Cesar Chavez St in Austin, TX 78701

Do I need to preregister for my conference sessions?

No you do not need to select which conference sessions you plan to attend ahead of time.

I’ve registered for the conference, where do I go when I arrive?

HFSE Registration will be located at the Austin Convention Center.  Exact location will be available in August 2024.

How do I get AIA credit for the sessions I attend?

We will have an AIA form onsite that you must complete as you attend sessions. You will then turn that form into registration before you leave. We will submit to the AIA on your behalf within 2 weeks of the event. 

How do facility tours work?

Registration for facility tours is separate and only available to those registered for the Full Access pass. 

What food options are available?

Full Access Passes receive 3 days of breakfast, 2 days of lunch and all networking breaks & receptions. Expo Plus Pass receive the receptions on the exhibit floor.

How can I reserve a hotel room and what are the rates?

HFSE has special rates at local Austin hotels, click here to learn more and make reservations. 

Will I receive a certificate of attendance?

If you would like a certificate of attendance, please pick up a CEU form at registration and submit it before you depart. A certificate will be emailed to you within two weeks of the event.

Where will the 2025 Symposium take place?

The 2025 Symposium will take place September 24-26, 2025 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California. 

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