Annual Conference

2024 Annual Conference – A Partnership for Quality: Celebrating 50 Years of Impact
August 25-28, 2024, at the Fairmont Georgetown in Washington, DC

ACCET’s Annual Conference is an opportunity to network with ACCET Commissioners, staff, sponsors, and folks from ACCET member institutions. The conference includes expert presentations, informative breakout sessions and workshops, and more! 

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  • $645 per person
  • Group Discount: Bring your team and enjoy a $50 reduction for each additional participant when registering more than one attendee from the same institution.

Please complete a separate conference registration form for each attendee. Upon submission, an electronic invoice will be sent to you. 


Book your stay at the Fairmont and enjoy our exclusive $199/night rate. Experience the luxury and comfort of the Fairmont brand and the convenience of staying at the conference venue. Special rates are offered based on room availability at the time of booking.

Sponsor & Exhibitor Opportunities

We are pleased to offer a variety of sponsor and exhibitor packages designed for maximum exposure during the conference. Please complete the exhibitor and sponsor registration form to reserve your spot today!

2024 Annual Conference Schedule

Separate registration is required for the following events:

Accreditation Workshop

Saturday and Sunday, August 24-25

Optional pre-conference workshop

Registration rate: $600 per person for members, $800 per person for non-members

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DC Experience Tour

Sunday, August 25, 12-4 pm

Add-on for the 2024 Annual Conference

Registration rate: $59 per person

Registration deadline: July 10

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Team Evaluator Workshop

Monday, August 26, 9-12 am

During the 2024 ACCET Annual Conference

There is no additional fee for this workshop, but registration is required

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Keynote Speakers:

Andrés Ruzo

Geothermal Scientist & Amazon Conservationist

National Geographic Explorer

Opening Keynote Speaker

Ercell Charles

Vice President, Customer Transformation

Dale Carnegie & Associates

Closing Keynote Speaker


Breakout Session Schedule, Tuesday, August 27, 2024:

Conference Schedule Overview: