The AAW has opened registration to the 2020 Symposium. This year the Symposium in in Louisville, KY. The dates are June 4 through 7.
The AAW offers special discounts to chapter members who sign up to attend as a group. Notice that the deadline for this is February 1 which is before our next meeting. To condense the information below into one or two sentences: If ten (or more) MAWT members who are AAW members sign up to attend the symposium by February 1, each of those members can save $25 on their registration. For this to apply they need to sign up together.
If you are interested in participating send an email to email@example.com. Include your name and your AAW membership number.
The following is copied from this page of the AAW web site:
Chapter Group Registration
Once again, the AAW will offer a chapter group discount for the 2020 AAW Symposium, in Louisville, KY, June 4-7, 2020. The offer will be for AAW members only and extends a savings of $25 per symposium registration – or a savings of at least $250 per chapter group. Chapters that elect to participate will also receive one complimentary reserved table at the Saturday evening dinner (tickets for the dinner must be purchased).
The discount is available to AAW chapters and chapter members who are AAW members.
Chapters must organize a group of ten (or more) chapter members to receive the discounted rate of $300 per 2020 AAW Symposium registration.
Optional tickets are available for purchase:
Saturday night dinner tickets are $55 per person.
Spouse symposium registration is $185 per spouse (for spouses who wish to attend woodturning rotations).
How Your Chapter Can Participate
A chapter representative must express a commitment to the AAW that the chapter will organize a group of ten (or more) symposium attendees by February 1, 2020 at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The chapter representative must collect and submit to the AAW checks for all symposium attendees by April 1, 2020.
Checks will be the only form of payment accepted.
No credit card payments will be accepted.
Personal checks or a chapter check made payable to the “American Association of Woodturners” will be accepted representing the discounted cost of $300 per 2020 AAW Symposium attendee by April 1, 2020.
If the attendee would like any of the “Additions” (dinner tickets or spouse registration), the cost of the additions should be added to the member’s $300 registration.
Please call the AAW toll free at 877-595-9094, or email Phil McDonald at email@example.com or Linda Ferber at firstname.lastname@example.org.