FAQs

How do I register for the Virtual Annual Meeting?

There are two ways to register - online or by phone. Online registration is available by going to ambar.org/annual and clicking on “Register Now”. If an attendee prefers to register by phone, they can call or be transferred to our registration call center at (800) 915-9801.

How much does it cost to register for the Virtual Annual Meeting?

•  ABA Members – Complimentary
•  Law Student Members (Premium and Non-Premium) – Complimentary
•  Non-Members - $95 

What is included in my Virtual Annual Meeting registration? 

Registration includes:
•  CLE Showcase Programs
•  General Assembly & Presentation of the ABA Medal
•  President's Reception
•  Annual Supreme Court Year in Review
•  ABA Forum
•  Entity Business and Governance Meetings
•  SideBar and Networking Events
•  House of Delegates

How will I access the Virtual Annual Meeting platform?

You will receive an email prior to the first day of the meeting with a link to the Annual Meeting platform and your badge number. 

Where can I find a program or schedule? 

The Schedule of Events can be found at ambar.org/annual. The schedule is updated weekly to reflect the most current information.

What technology do I need to participate in the Virtual Annual Meeting?

You can access the Virtual Annual Meeting on any device (desktop computer, laptop or smartphone) that uses a supported browser (the most current version of Chrome, Safari or Microsoft Edge). 

Can I attend the Virtual Annual Meeting on a smart phone or tablet?

You can access the Virtual Annual Meeting on any device (desktop computer, laptop or smartphone) that uses a supported browser (the most current version of Chrome, Safari or Microsoft Edge). Once you are registered, you can simply open your browser on your phone or tablet, go to the event website and log in. If you use a mobile device with a smaller screen, the website will be formatted for mobile viewing.

Will there be other activities offered at the Virtual Annual Meeting? 

Yes, the following activities are included as part of your registration.
• President’s Reception
• SideBar
• RBG Virtual Tour Experience
• ABA Trivia Night
• Walking Challenge 

Can I still register after the meeting begins?

Yes! Click here and complete the registration form. You will receive a meeting confirmation by email with a link to the Virtual Meeting platform. The email will also contain the information you will need to log-in. 

When can I expect the platform for the Virtual Annual Meeting to be available?

The Virtual Annual Meeting platform will launch on Monday, July 27, 2020.

When is the last day I can cancel my Virtual Annual Meeting registration?

Written requests for cancellations, prior to August 4, 2020, may be sent by e-mail to abanet@xpressreg.net; by fax to 508-743-9603; or by mail to:

ABA/CDS, Chicago 2020
7 Technology Park Dr.ive
Bourne, MA 02532.

After August 4, 2020, written cancellations may be sent by e-mail to meetingsandtravel@americanbar.org; by fax to 312-988-6338; or by mail to:

American Bar Association - Meetings and Travel Department
321 North Clark Street, 17th Floor
Chicago, IL 60654.

Please include your Confirmation number on all correspondence. All cancellation requests must be accompanied by an explanation for cancellation. The deadline for receiving a refund for a ticketed event is Friday, July 24, 2020. No refunds will be granted after this date.