Countdown to AAFS 2024

Source: Trey Weaver, Sr. Meetings Manager

The 2024 AAFS Annual Conference is approaching quickly. With just eight weeks to go, we would like to remind attendees of the following.

Next Price Increase: January 19
Less than a month to lock in current registration pricing! Don't miss out on the savings — register by January 18!

Childcare available in Denver!
AAFS has teamed up with Call Emmy to offer childcare services at the 2024 conference, ensuring you can attend with reassurance your little ones are safe and happy with their professional care providers. You can request more information when you register or simply email to connect directly with the Call Emmy team.

What Are You Currently Reading?
This year, we are introducing an expanded bookstore featuring publications and other resources identified as highly relevant and impactful to the AAFS professional community. If you have a book or resource you'd like to recommend for inclusion, please download this form, complete the requested information, and submit to the email address listed on the document.

Don't Wait to Book Your Hotel!
Rooms are booking fast at our conference hotels. If you're still needing accommodations for the February event, book soon to ensure you're taking advantage of discounted rates available only to AAFS attendees. We have multiple hotel options available for both regular and government-rated rooms, all within close walking distance to the Colorado Convention Center.

For more information, visit our Travel Information page, where you can also learn about special discounts with our airline travel partners! Booking deadlines start January 18.

Don't Forget About Workshops!
Don't forget that we also have workshops, special sessions, lunches, and more, offering a deep dive into issues and advancements impacting our modern forensic science community. From genotyping to forensic document examination to exploring what's happening in forensic science standards, there's something for everyone. You can add these when you register or by modifying your registration using the link from your confirmation email! Many of these sessions will have limited seating, so don't wait to register if there's a session you want to attend!

For a full list of our workshops and other special functions, visit our Program page.

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Last Call to Exhibit!
Do you have products or resources for the forensic science community? Don't miss your chance to connect with our conference community of over 3,000 professionals, decision makers, future leaders, and more. The AAFS Exhibit Hall is the perfect place for new or established companies to connect with conference attendees and other vendors, but space is booking fast! Visit our Exhibitor Information section for more details on how you can sign your company up to exhibit at AAFS 2024.


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