2019 VSA Conference Registration

Register today and join us July 10 - 13, 2019, in Detroit, Michigan, for the 32nd Annual VSA Conference!

The Visitor Studies Association is pleased to invite you to attend its 32nd Annual Conference in Detroit, Michigan, on July 10 - 13, 2019.  Early registration will open late February and continue until May 15, 2019. Be sure to register early and save!

Base conference rates include onsite breakout sessions, plenary sessions and speakers, and general attendee meals. Offsite event tickets and pre-conference workshops require an additional ticket, which can be purchased a la carte during registration.

Online registration is now open. To learn more about the overall conference, visit here.

Conference Registration Rates

Registration Type Early Registration
(Ends May 15)
Standard Registration
(May 16 - July 5)
On-Site Registration
(July 10 - 13)
Member $500 $550 $600
Non-Member $650 $700 $750
Student* $250 $300 $350


One Day Registrations are also available. 

NOTE: Early Registration Discounts end on May 15, 2019.

* - Non-member Students will need to contact the VSA Executive Office to verify their enrollment status. Call (303) 500-5026.



Conference Events

The following provides a list of special events that will take place during the 2019 VSA Conference:

  • Evening Reception at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History - $75 per ticket (includes all exhibits, concert, and refreshments)
  • Welcome Happy Hour - Included in registration
  • Closing Plenary & Breakfast - Included in registration


Cancellation/Refund Policy

If you are unable to attend the VSA Conference after registering, we recommend that you transfer your registration. Should you need to cancel your registration, notify us via email to [email protected] or via fax to (720) 496-4974.  All cancellations prior to June 22, 2019, will require a 25% processing fee.  Cancellations after this date will not be refunded.  All registrations are transferable at an equal registration level.


For additional information, questions, or to check the status of your membership, contact us!