October 24-26, 2016

Hilton Columbus Downtown | Columbus, Ohio

This fall, COMMON is returning to Columbus for three days of Power Systems education and networking.

Registration

Step 1: Reserve a room at the Hilton Columbus Downtown

Step 2: Fill out Fall Conference registration form

Note: use the Passkey Acknowledgement Code from your hotel reservation.

Step 3: Build your custom schedule in the Online Session Guide

Note: if you already have an Online Session Guide account from a previous event, you may use it. If you do not have an account, create one here.

Advance Preview

Conference at a Glance

7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Registration Open
8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Morning Preconference Workshops
12:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Afternoon Preconference Workshops

7:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Registration Open
8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Continental Breakfast / Opening Session
9:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Sessions
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Certification Testing
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Expo / Lunch in Expo
2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Certification Testing
2:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Sessions
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Welcome Reception in Expo

7:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Registration Open
8:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Sessions
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Certification Testing
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Expo / Lunch in Expo
2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Certification testing
2:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Sessions

7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Registration Open
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Certification Testing
8:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Sessions

Sessions

Over 100 sessions organized into 15 Courses of Study are available. Visit the Online Session Guide for details.

Pricing

Conference Registration Rates – for those staying at the Hilton Columbus Downtown (proof of hotel registration required)

Super Early Bird Registration – until August 29

  • Individual $799
  • Group* $806
  • One Day** $445

Early Bird Registration – until September 23

  • Individual $949
  • Group* $806
  • One Day** $445

Standard Registration

  • Individual $1149
  • Group* $1015
  • One Day** $445

Super Early Bird Registration – until August 29

  • Individual $1099
  • One Day** $545

Early Bird Registration – until September 24

  • Individual $1249
  • One Day** $545

Standard Registration

  • Individual $1449
  • One Day** $545

Conference Registration Rates – for those not staying at the Hilton Columbus Downtown.

Super Early Bird Registration – until August 29

  • Individual $999
  • Group* $1015
  • One Day** $445

Early Bird Registration – until September 23

  • Individual $1149
  • Group* $1015
  • One Day** $445

Standard Registration

  • Individual $1349
  • Group* $1215
  • One Day** $445

Super Early Bird Registration – until August 29

  • Individual $1299
  • One Day** $545

Early Bird Registration – until September 24

  • Individual $1449
  • One Day** $545

Standard Registration

  • Individual $1649
  • One Day** $545

*Group registration is available for 7 or more individuals from the same company registering at the same time. Rate shown is per person. Company must have valid Corporate Membership to participate. NOTE: online registration not available for group registrations. Registration by mail or fax is required.

**One-Day registration. One-day registration is available and is only valid for the day for which it is purchased.

Preconference Workshops

In-depth, half-day workshops are available on Sunday, October 23, to help you further develop your skills. Click on each workshop below to learn more. Pricing is $199/workshop member, $225/workshop non-member. Reserve your spot when registering for the conference or contact us at 1.800.777.6734.

Morning

Afternoon

Certification

While at the Fall Conference, plan on taking one or more certification exams at a discounted price of $99/exam member, $149/exam non-member. By earning certification, you gain a “stamp of approval” for your resume, showing that you are fully knowledgeable of the subject matter. Sign up for an exam while registering for the conference  or call 1.800.777.6734.

Learn more about certification:

Destination

With a lively arts and entertainment scene, great shopping, and professional sports, there is always something fun happening in Ohio’s capital city. Four of Columbus’ top entertainment areas surround downtown, each packed with restaurants, shops and entertainment meaning you do not have to venture far to have a good time.

Housing

Hotel Information

Hilton Columbus Downtown

401 North High Street

Columbus, Ohio 43215

614.384.8600

Hilton Columbus Downtown

All educational sessions and conference activities are at the Hilton Columbus Downtown, so stay where the action is. COMMON has negotiated a special room rate of $147.00 for the conference. This rate is for a standard single/double occupancy room with WiFi included. A 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award winner, the Hilton has a fitness center, indoor pool and 24-hour business center.

Sponsors

Expo

Elite Exhibitors