2019 Advertising Regulation Conference

2017 Advertising Regulation Conference

FINRA’s Advertising Regulation Conference offers a comprehensive agenda designed for new and experienced advertising professionals. Industry and regulatory speakers will facilitate interactive, forward-looking discussions on current practices, policies, priorities and emerging regulations. This year’s conference also includes opportunities to network with industry peers and meet one-on-one with Advertising Regulation Department staff during office hours and throughout the event.

Location

Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
999 Ninth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001

Some sessions will be video broadcast live online. Online participants receive access to all conference materials, and can ask questions in real time. Only the sessions recorded will be made available on-demand after the conference, so participants can catch up on sessions they miss live.

Please note: Live broadcast sessions will be marked with an icon when the agenda becomes available.

Agenda

Start/End Times

  • The first session begins on Thursday, October 24, at 10 a.m. ET
  • The last session ends on Friday, October 25, at 12 p.m. ET

The conference agenda will be posted at a later date. Please check this page frequently for updates.

Accommodations

A room block is available at the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel for registered attendees. The special room rate of $339 per night, plus tax, is available until October 1, 2019, or until the room block is sold out.

NEW PROCESS FOR FINRA PROGRAMS

To reserve a room, you must first register as an attendee for the conference. After you register, you will have the opportunity to book your hotel reservation within the FINRA registration system. Please contact us with any additional questions.

Registration and Fees

There are two ways to participate: in-person or online.

Individual Attendee Rates

FINRA Member 
must provide valid CRD #
$900
$900 - First 100 thru 7/26/2019
$1,000 - 100+ or after 7/26/2019
REGISTER
FINRA Member (Small Firm)
must provide valid CRD #
$395
$395 - First 100 thru 7/26/2019
$495 - 100+ or after 7/26/2019
REGISTER
Government/Regulator
$600
$600 - First 100 thru 7/26/2019
$700 - 100+ or after 7/26/2019
REGISTER
Non-Member
$1,350
$1,350 - First 100 thru 7/26/19
$1,500 - 100+ or after 7/26/19
REGISTER

In Person Group Rates* (Per Person)

FINRA Member 
must provide valid CRD #
$800
$800 - First 100 thru 7/26/2019
$900 - 100+ or after 7/26/2019
REGISTER
FINRA Member (Small Firm)
must provide valid CRD #
$270
$270 - First 100 thru 7/26/2019
$370 - 100+ or after 7/26/2019
REGISTER
Government/Regulator
$400
$400 - First 100 thru 7/26/2019
$500 - 100+ or after 7/26/2019
REGISTER
Non-Member
 
$1,200
$1,200 - First 100 thru 7/26/2019
$1,300 - 100+ or after 7/26/2019
REGISTER

Live Broadcast

View registration options for live broadcast.

Conference fees include attendance to all sessions and conference materials, an evening reception, breakfast and lunch.

Conference registration is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Payment is required at the time your registration is submitted. You will receive an email confirmation of your completed registration and payment. Please make sure your registration has been confirmed prior to your arrival onsite at the conference.

Travel Disclaimer: FINRA suggests that you do not purchase restricted or nonrefundable tickets for travel to the conference, especially prior to receipt of your registration confirmation. FINRA assumes no liability for penalties or fare increases should the conference sell out or in the unlikely event that changes to the conference dates and/or location become necessary.

Refunds

The special discounted rate for the first 100 in-person registrants is non-refundable. For all other registration categories, a full refund—less a $75 processing fee—will be granted to written requests received 14 days or more prior to the start date of the program. Refunds will not be granted after October 10, 2019.

Exhibitor Opportunities

FINRA has a limited number of exhibitor opportunities available for this conference. To secure your participation, contact Jeff Arcuri at (508) 759-8180 or via email.

Additional Information

Please direct questions about registration to (202) 728-6980 or via email.

Press

This event is open to the media. Please contact us with any media inquiries.