Register Early for Discounted Rate

Registration opens around October 15, 2023. 

Payment Types Accepted

MSLBD accepts payment by credit card and check. Organizations may secure payment with a purchase order by registering when participants are registered by the early bird deadline. Terms for purchase orders are 30 days from receipt of invoice. Registrations after the early deadline should be made online and paid with a credit card. 

Hotel Reservations, parking, and meals are the responsibility of the participant. Hotel reservations at the group negotiated rate are subject to availability, book early

Rates for the 2024 Symposium

Rates for the 2024 Symposium - February 29, March 1 & 2, 2024. Registration will open around October 15. 

Registration Options *Discount for Early Registration Regular Registration
Presymposium Workshop & Symposium (Thur, Fri, & Sat) $220 $275
Symposium Only (Fri & Sat) $205 $260
Presymposium Workshops Only (Thur Only) $190 $245

*The Early Registration Rate deadline for the 2024 Symposium is January 26, 2024, at 11:59 PM CST. January 26 is the last day to register and secure payment with a purchase order. Payment terms - 30 days.

Registration after January 26 will be charged at the regular registration rate. Payment will be due at the time of registration. Pay online by credit card or through the mail - submit the registration form accompanied by a check. No walk-in registrations. 


Cancellation, Transfer, and Inclement Weather Policies

Cancellation Policy
If you must cancel your registration, please notify the MSLBD Office at, in writing by 5:00 p.m. central time Friday, January 26, 2024, to receive a refund less a $35 administrative fee. No refunds will be given after January 26. 

Transfer a Registration
Registrations may be transferred to another individual without penalty. Please notify the MSLBD Office at in writing as soon as possible about the change. Please fill out a new registration form for the individual assuming the registration and list the name of the individual who will not be attending on the form. 

Inclement Weather Policies
MSLBD events will be held even when inclement weather occurs, and registration refunds will not be provided related to inclement weather.  If the event is held, but weather conditions prohibit you from traveling, MSLBD will not provide a refund of your registration fee nor any travel expenses incurred. Events would only be canceled if the event venue informs MSLBD that it is closed or is incapable of holding the event due to flood, fire, natural disaster or governmentally declared emergency. In that case, your registration fee will be applied to a future MSLBD event but would not be refunded.

Hotel Reservations are the responsibility of the participant and subject to availability.