2017 Annual Meeting

2017 Annual Meeting and Exposition

May 7-10, 2017

Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Orlando®

Registration

Registration is now open with Super Early Bird Rates until December 30. Get started by following these steps:

1. Reserve your hotel room

2. Register for the Annual Meeting and Exposition

3. Set up Online Session Guide account

Conference at a Glance

8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Preconference Workshops

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Reception for First-time Attendees

6:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. COMMON Cares 5K

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Opening Session

10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Sessions

12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Break (lunch not provided)

12:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Sessions

5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Welcome Reception

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast Briefing

8:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Sessions

11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Exposition Open

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch (in Expo area)

2:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Sessions

6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. All Attendee Reception

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Breakfast Briefing

8:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Sessions

11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Exposition Open

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch (in Expo area)

2:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Sessions

Free Evening

8:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Sessions

12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Meeting of the Members (lunch not provided)

2:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Sessions

6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Closing Reception

Pricing

Registration pricing is dependent on your COMMON membership status, the date you register and where you stay during the conference.

Conference Hotel Rate

Reservation required at the Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Orlando®.

Super Early Bird Registration

Individual
  • Member – $1595 (Save $400 over Standard Registration)
  • Nonmember – $1895 (Save by becoming a Member)
Group
  • Member – $1585
  • Nonmember – $1885
One Day
  • Member – $630
  • Nonmember – $680
Guest
  • Member – $395
  • Nonmember – $445

Early Bird Registration

Individual
  • Member – $1795 (Save $200 over Standard Registration)
  • Nonmember – $2095 (Save by becoming a Member)
Group
  • Member – $1585
  • Nonmember – $1885
One Day
  • Member – $630
  • Nonmember – $680
Guest
  • Member – $395
  • Nonmember – $445

Registration

Individual
  • Member – $1995
  • Nonmember – $2295 (Save by becoming a Member)
Group
  • Member – $1785
  • Nonmember – $2085
One Day
  • Member – $630
  • Nonmember – $680
Guest
  • Member – $395
  • Nonmember – $445

Nonconference Hotel Rates

Save on registration by reserving your room at the Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Orlando®.

Super Early Bird Registration

Individual
  • Member – $1795 (Save $400 over Standard Registration)
  • Nonmember – $2095 (Save by becoming a Member)
Group
  • Member – $1585
  • Nonmember – $1885
One Day
  • Member – $630
  • Nonmember – $680
Guest
  • Member – $395
  • Nonmember – $445

Early Bird Registration

Individual
  • Member – $1795 (Save $200 over Standard Registration)
  • Nonmember – $2095 (Save by becoming a Member)
Group
  • Member – $1585
  • Nonmember – $1885
One Day
  • Member – $630
  • Nonmember – $680
Guest
  • Member – $395
  • Nonmember – $445

Registration

Individual
  • Member – $2195
  • Nonmember – $2495 (Save by becoming a Member)
Group
  • Member – $1985
  • Nonmember – $2285
One Day
  • Member – $630
  • Nonmember – $680
Guest
  • Member – $395
  • Nonmember – $445

Exposition

Attend the largest gathering of product and solutions providers for Power Systems users. Identify your purchasing needs and then enjoy the convenience of reviewing all of your options in one convenient location.

Conference Hotel

Join us at the beautiful Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Orlando®. The newest resort on Universal Orlando™ property, Sapphire Falls will host all Annual Meeting events with the exception of the Closing Reception, which will be held nearby.

If you are looking to combine Annual Meeting attendance with a vacation, the special COMMON hotel rate of $190/night is available from May 1 until 17. Staying at Sapphire Falls entitles you to guest benefits at Universal Orlando™ such as complimentary shuttle buses and early park admission.

Closing Reception

Get ready for one of the most incredible parties COMMON – A Users Group has ever thrown—dinner at Jimmy Buffett’s® Margaritaville® in the Universal CityWalk™ entertainment complex, followed by dessert, rides and entertainment in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ – Hogsmeade™. Explore Hogsmeade™, visit some of the wizarding world’s best-known establishments, and experience thrilling rides like Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™, Dragon Challenge™ and Flight of the Hippogriff™! It’s an entire evening of magic and excitement—and it’s all yours!