Register for the 13th IOA Annual Conference

Join the ombudsman community to explore new knowledge and skills in the field. Participation in the IOA 13th Annual Conference is limited to registered delegates.

Pre-registration for the IOA 13th Annual Conference closed on April 2, 2018, however, you may register onsite. To register, please visit the IOA registration desk, located on the Upper Level Coatroom of the Richmond Marriott, during the following times: 

Friday, April 20  7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Saturday, April 21 Noon – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 22 7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Monday, April 23 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 24 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, April 25 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Richmond Marriott
500 East Broad St.
Richmond, Virginia 23219 USA
For Reservations: +1-800-228-9290

IOA accepts VISA, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, cash and checks made payable to the International Ombudsman Association, in US Dollars only.

Full registration includes:

  • Morning coffee and tea Monday through Wednesday, lunch Monday and Tuesday
  • Refreshment breaks each day Monday through Wednesday
  • Access to the Monday evening Welcome Reception
  • Access to the Tuesday evening Pecha Kucha
  • Access to all Keynote, Plenary/General, and Concurrent Sessions offered throughout the conference
  • Access to all available presentation slides posted online prior, during and after the conference (preregistered/paid attendees only).

Fees and Payment Information

Registration Categories On Site

General Conference Fees: April 23-25








Retired Member


Group Discount of 4 or more attendees from the same organization

$25 Reduction



One-Day Registration








Retired Member




Professional Development Course


Foundations of Organizational Ombudsman Practice is SOLD OUT


Core Course – Member


Core Course – Nonmember




Specialty Workshops


1 Full-Day Workshop or 2 Half-Day Workshops - Member


1 Full-Day Workshop or 2 Half-Day Workshops - Nonmember


1 Half-Day Workshop - Member


1 Half-Day Workshop - Nonmember


See the name and description of each workshop in the Registration Brochure


* Student registrations must be full time students at the time of registration

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