These are the registration fees:

Full participant: $350, early registration rate

EARLY REGISTRATION is available until April 15th, 2015. Thereafter the full participant rate will be $395. This registration includes one ticket to the Thursday evening gala.

Full participant, student: $175, early registration rate

EARLY REGISTRATION is available until April 15th, 2015. Thereafter the full participant student rate will be $195. This registration category does not include a ticket to the Thursday evening gala.

Day participant: $150

This registration category does not include a ticket to the Thursday evening gala.

Spouse/Guest: $100*

*The spouse/guest registration permits an individual to accompany a regular conference registrant to receptions and the exhibit hall. This registration may also provide limited access to a session or sessions based on prior approval from the conference staff (e.g., attendance at the Opening Plenary or a session to see a spouse’s presentation). The “Spouse/Guest Registration” is NOT for individuals who would otherwise need to pay for a full registration. This registration does not include a ticket to the Thursday evening gala which must be purchased separately.

Culinary Excursion: Friday, June 5, departs from Montclair State University
at 3 pm via private motor coach.

This culinary excursion begins with an opportunity to explore Chelsea Market, one of the greatest indoor food halls of the world. With more than thirty-five vendors purveying everything from soup to nuts, wine to coffee, cheese to cheesecake, it is one of the most trafficked, and written-about, destinations of any kind in New York City. Chelsea Market is a neighborhood market with a global perspective. After visiting the market, participants can stroll on the High Line, a public park built on a historic freight rail line elevated above the streets on Manhattan’s West Side before heading to the dinner of your choice in one of New York's most celebrated dining areas – Enjoy a Chinese banquet in New York's Chinatown or share a traditional Italian feast in Little Italy. (Selection required at time of reservation/payment.)

  • Chinese Banquet in Chinatown: $75 per person
  • Italian Feast in Little Italy: $105 per person

Thursday Evening Gala: $100 per person

Enjoy the cuisine of celebrated New Jersey Chef and Latin food historian Maricel Presilla. One ticket to this event is included with purchase of "full conference registration". If purchasing other registration types this ticket is not included.