Early Bird Ends Today! Register Now for the HIA 2013 Conference in Washington, DC to Save $150!
HIA Conference 2013
The 2013 HIA Conference & AGM in Washington, DC

Remember to Register and Book Your Hotel Room Today


WASHINGTON, DC - June 14, 2013 - We are writing to remind you that the Early Bird registration deadline for the 2013 HIA Conference, which will be held in Washington, DC on November 17th-18th, is today, Friday, June 14! The Early Bird registration fee for the first attendee is only $250 per person from May 17 to June 14. HIA Full Company Members may bring additional attendees (company employees) at a $50 discount each. All other attendees must be HIA Supporting Members. (The General registration fee will be $300 from June 15 to September 30; the Late registration fee will be $350 from October 1 to November 10; and Door registration will be $400.) Save $150 by registering now!

If you have not made your plans to attend, please register now!

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After three years on the West Coast, we are pleased to head to Washington, DC and lobby Congress again as we did in 2009. Don't miss out on the great speakers and networking of the HIA Conference 2013, make your reservation today!

If you missed the HIA Conference in 2012, you missed hearing:

Mike Duckett, Hemp Technology Ltd.
Sergey Grigoryev, N.I. Vavilov Research Institute of Plant Industry (VIR)
Shaun Crew, Hemp Oil Canada
Mario Machnicki, American Limetec
John Roulac, Nutiva
Larry Serbin, Hemp Traders
and many more!

This year, after the suggestion of many members, we have also added a second day to the conference. This will be an Organized Lobby Day and you have the opportunity to attend one or both days.

2013 HIA Conference & Lobby Day - Early Bird registration is $250 from May 17 - June 14; General registration will be $300 from June 15 to September 30; Late registration will be $350 from October 1 to November 10; Door registration will be $400. (Subtract $50 per additional company attendee.) The registration fee includes lunch and dinner on Sunday, November 17. (The hotel offers breakfast in their restaurant next to The Dubliner pub.) It also includes attendance to our Annual General Meeting, panel discussions and awards dinner, as well as the opportunity to network with other members. It also includes the Lobby Day on Monday, November 18, which includes training and speakers at the hotel in the morning. Your travel, lodging and meals (except as noted above) are not included.

Lobby Day Only - Early Bird registration will be $35 from May 17 to June 14; General registration will be $50 from June 15 to November 10; Door registration will be $75. (Lobby Day will include training and speakers at the hotel in the morning and an HIA Supporting membership. Your travel, lodging and meals are not included.)

Please click here to download the Event Flyer and Registration Form (PDF file 1.2 MB).

Please join us in Washington, DC in November!

Phoenix Park Hotel - Washington, DC

 

More About the 2013 HIA Conference 

Early Bird registration is $250 from May 17 - June 14; General registration will be $300 from June 15 to September 30; Late registration will be $350 from October 1 to November 10; Door registration will be $400. (Subtract $50 per additional company attendee.)

Please click here to register for the 2013 HIA Conference.

Additional information, including the hotel phone number, registration form, payment options, and other event details like the Awards Dinner, is available on the 2013 Conference page on our Web site.

If you need more information or have any questions, please feel free to call the HIA office at 707-874-3648.

We have arranged for special room rates starting at $179 for Sunday and Monday nights at the Phoenix Park Hotel in Washington, DC.

Please note: Attendees are responsible for making their own room reservations. Early booking is highly recommended. Once our block of reserved rooms runs out, we cannot guarantee the hotel will have a room for you.

You may call the hotel to make your reservation or you may book online.

When you call, please remember to mention the Hemp Industries Association Annual or Group Code 17818 when booking to get the HIA group rate and be sure to get a reservation confirmation number. If you are booking online at www.phoenixparkhotel.com remember to enter the Group Code 17818 to obtain our group rate.

You must make your reservation by Wednesday, October 16 to get the HIA group rate. The hotel will accept reservations from attendees after the cut-off date only on a space- and rate-available basis.

Please click here for more detailed reservation booking information.

Please join us in Washington, DC this November!
About the Hemp Industries Association

The Hemp Industries Association (HIA) represents the interests of the hemp industry and encourages the research and development of new products made from industrial hemp, oilseed and fiber varieties of Cannabis.

Hemp Industries Association
Tom Murphy
HIA Newsletter Editor
email: tom@thehia.org
phone: 207-542-4998
Hemp Industries Association
Kathi Levine
HIA Member Services
email: office@thehia.org
phone: 707-874-3648 x3