Registration

Why attend?

SSTI’s Annual Conference attendees are shaping the nation’s innovation ecosystems, responsible for developing and implementing policies and programs that contribute to the nation’s prosperity. They are policymakers, stakeholders and practitioners working to encourage prosperity through science, technology, innovation and entrepreneurship.

This concentration of intelligent and engaged science, technology, innovation and entrepreneurship leaders coming together in cross-community collaboration makes SSTI’s Annual Conference unique and offers attendees the chance to connect with their peers to shape their region’s future opportunities.

Register Today

Final rates will increase by $150 before the conference starts in...
SSTI Member
$725.00

Take advantage of your registration discount and join SSTI’s largest member gathering of the year!

All tickets include:

  • Full Conference Access
  • Breakfast, Breaks and Lunch
  • Evening Reception
  • Links to Speaker Materials
Book Now
SSTI Member – Additional Participant
$620.00

Additional attendees from the same SSTI member organization pay even less! Bring your entire team to the conference so everyone can benefit from the event’s education and networking opportunities.

All tickets include:

  • Full Conference Access
  • Breakfast, Breaks and Lunch
  • Evening Reception
  • Links to Speaker Materials
Book Now
Non-Member Registration
$875.00

Non-members of SSTI are welcome to participate in the conference! You can also join SSTI today and receive member pricing.

All tickets include:

  • Full Conference Access
  • Breakfast, Breaks and Lunch
  • Evening Reception
  • Links to Speaker Materials
Book Now
Appalachian Regional Organizations
Free

SSTI has partnered with ARC to provide scholarships for regional organizations with financial need. Click the link to view and complete the application.

Scholarships include:

  • Full Conference Access
  • Breakfast, Breaks and Lunch
  • Evening Reception
  • Links to Speaker Materials
  • One night of lodging
Book Now
Graduate Students
$350.00

Current graduate students can receive a discounted rate, with an additional reduction available for those who volunteer. Contact SSTI for further information.

All tickets include:

  • Full Conference Access
  • Breakfast, Breaks and Lunch
  • Evening Reception
  • Links to Speaker Materials
Book Now
State Legislators
$725.00

SSTI offers state legislators the current member rate. Encourage your legislative leaders to attend this once-a-year event for innovation policy and practice.

All tickets include:

  • Full Conference Access
  • Breakfast, Breaks and Lunch
  • Evening Reception
  • Links to Speaker Materials
Book Now

Cancellation & Refund Policy

Ticket transfers can be made at any time — even on the day of the conference. Please submit a request with the contact information for both the registrant and the substitute to contactus@ssti.org

Cancellation requests should be made via email to contactus@ssti.org. For cancellations made on or before September 6, SSTI will issue a refund by check, minus a $75 processing fee. After September 6, no refunds are provided.