2012 AMTA
New England
Regional Conference
Event Information
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Webmaster: AMTA NH Chapter
Email: 2012NERC@gmail.com
JOIN THE 400 PLUS NEW ENGLAND AREA MASSAGE PROFESSIONALS
TO NETWORK, LEARN, AND BE INSPIRED


This 4-day conference and expo, in its 29th year - offers educational sessions beginning Thursday at 6PM and concluding on Sunday at 1:30PM in topics including Ethics, Specialized Techniques, Business Management, and other practice building sessions. Our Conference also includes:
  • · Welcome Reception featuring complementary appetizers
  • · Exclusive time with the exhibitors and sponsors, and a cash bar
  • · Our Friday night Dinner and Dessert Reception with our Keynote speaker and live Jazz Music
  • · Saturday night dinner dance featuring live music by Groove Authority
  • · Exercise sessions
  • · Raffles
  • · Expo prizes and more!


LOCATION
Sheraton Framingham
1657 Worcester Road
Framingham, Massachusetts 01701
phone:(508)879-7200

SPECIAL ROOM RATE:
Mention AMTA - New England Regional Conference to receive our discounted group rate of $115 per night (Plus Tax). Contact the Sheraton Framingham Hotel directly, prior to 2/14/2011. Third party bookings do not recognize our discount.

ON-SITE REGISTRATION HOURS
Thursday, March 15th..........5:00 - 7:00PM
Friday, March 16th...............8:00AM - 1:30PM & 5:00 - 6:00PM
Saturday, March 17th...........7:30AM - 5:00PM
Sunday, March 18th.............9:00 - 10:30AM

Registration for a Session ENDS
15 Minutes PRIOR TO the BEGINNING OF THAT SESSION

SESSION TICKETS
Session tickets may not be transferred. All changes must be made through the Registrar for CE Audit purposes.

MEAL TICKETS
Meal tickets have no cash value and may not be returned for a refund.

RAFFLES
The AMTA New England Conference will conduct several raffles in the Exhibit Hall during the weekend. You must be present to win.

EXHIBIT AREA
NERC is one of the best places to stock up on all of your massage products and learn about new ones. You will be able to purchase many products including massage supplies, chairs, and many other items in the exhibit areas.

Exhibit Hours: Friday 4:00 - 9:00PM, Saturday 9:00AM - 6:00PM, Sunday 9:00AM - Noon.

MASSAGE TABLE STORAGE
We have made arrangements for a storage area for those who wish to store their massage tables during the day in the Weston Room, Lower Level. This will be an open, unsecured room during the day, and locked at night. Note: Please be advised, you store your items at your own risk. The AMTA New Hampshire Chapter, AMTA NERC, Hotel, AMTA Conference Committee members, event manager, volunteers, hotel staff/employees are not responsible for damage or loss of any items placed in storage.

EQUIPMENT
NERC does not provide any equipment or linens needed for hands-on workshops.

DRESS CODE
Classes: Business/Professional attire for all events
Saturday Dinner Dance: Business casual to Semi-formal

REFUND/CANCELLATION POLICY
All REFUNDs MUST be REQUESTED in WRITING
Refund requests postmarked by:
  • January 31, 2012 will be eligible to receive 80% of registration fees
  • February 7, 2012 will be eligible to receive 50% of registration fees
  • After February 7, 2012 must be sent to the Conference Chairperson Pacita DiVasta, 15 Marilyn Drive, Atkinson, NH.
  • ALL REFUND REQUESTS MUST BE POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN THE LAST DATE OF THE CONFERENCE.
  • ALL REQUESTS WILL BE REVIEWED BY THE CONFERENCE COMMITTEE AT THE NEXT SCHEDULED COMMITTEE MEETING AFTER THE CONFERENCE.

RETURNED CHECK POLICY
A $25.00 charge will be assessed for all returned checks.