CONFERENCE INFORMATION

The Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association, International (NORA) 2019 Clinical Skills Pre-Conference (September 19-20) and 28th annual General Conference (September 21-22) will be held at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Scottsdale Resorts, 5001 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, Arizona, 85250.

Below, please find important information about registration for the Pre-Conference and General Conference.

 

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Conference Fees

Pre-Conference and General Conference fees are determined by NORA membership status and what meeting sessions you are attending as noted in the chart below. 

Your registration form will automatically configure pricing depending on your status.  Early Bird pricing is ONLY available for the General Conference through June 30, 2019 and will automatically be applied to your final total.  On-site registration will be an additional $30 per event.

  Clinical Skills I or II  Advanced Course (2-Days) General Conference Only General Conference & CS I or II General Conference & Advanced Course
PROFESSIONALS        

 

Member  $495 $545 $975 $1,470 $1,520
Non-Member  $620 $670 $1,095 $1,715 $1,765
Early Bird Member NA NA $905 $1,400 $1,450
Early Bird Non-Member NA NA $1,025 $1,645 $1,695
ALLIED PROFESSIONALS          
Member  $375 $425 $775 $1,150 $1,200
Non-Member  $475 $500 $935 $1,410 $1,435
Early Bird Member NA NA $705 $1,080 $1,130
Early Bird Non-Member NA NA $865 $1,340 $1,365
*STUDENTS/RESIDENTS          
Member $100 $125 $75 $175 $200
           
GUESTS FOR AWARDS DINNER NA NA $75 NA NA

 

How To Register 

CURRENT NORA MEMBERS - If you are a current NORA member you must log in prior to completing the registration form in order to receive member pricing. If already logged in please click here to proceed to the registration form. Early Bird pricing for the General Conference is automatically configured.

GRACED AND LAPSED NORA MEMBERS -   Membership in NORA is based on a calendar year that runs from January 1 – December 31 annually.  2018 members are “Graced” – meaning they retain their membership benefits through March 31, 2019. Beginning April 1, 2019, membership for those who have not yet renewed will have lapsed. Please note that dues are not pro-rated based on the date joined. It is our policy, however, that each person becoming a new member after November 1 shall be considered as paying dues in advance of the coming calendar year. 

In order to receive member pricing for the Pre-Conference and/or General Conference, Graced members must first renew their NORA membership.  You can click here to log in and renew your membership. If your NORA membership has Lapsed you must first rejoin as a new member in order to receive member pricing.

Please note that your membership fee will be applied to the total on your conference registration invoice.

STUDENTS/RESIDENTS - NORA membership is free to students currently enrolled in a certified college of optometry, allied health profession, education, and rehabilitation program or in an optometric residency or a fellowship program. In order to receive the member discount for the conference, please make sure you are an active member.  If not, click here to join new member. 

NON-MEMBERS – The NORA Pre-Conference and General Conference are also open to non-members. If you are a non-member your registration form will reflect non-member pricing.  To register as a non-member, click here. If you wish to take advantage of the discounted fees offered to members, click here to join include link here to JOIN NORA] and then complete your registration form.

Please note that your membership fee will be applied to the total on your conference registration invoice.

Payment Options

Payment may be made directly by credit card or check.  If paying by check, you will be notified where to send payment. We will not be accepting Pay Pal this year. On-site registration will be an additional $30 per event.

Liability

NORA  reserves the right to cancel the NORA 2019 Pre-Conference and/or General Conference  or any part of the meeting, due to unforeseen circumstances or to limit enrollments, should attendance exceed capacity. Costs incurred, such as airline or hotel penalties, are the responsibility of the individual.

Cancellation Policy

A refund of registration fees, less a $30 per person administrative charge, will be granted if your written request is postmarked on or prior to August 19, 2019.  No refunds will be given after the August 19 deadline. All refunds will be issued in the same form as your original payment.  Cancellation requests will not be processed by phone. Request for refund should be mailed to NORA, Attn: Gary Esterow, 10 Appomattox Drive, Manalapan, NJ  07726 or emailed to [email protected].

Questions?  Please click here for our FAQ page.

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