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Join us for the 2019 ACES Conference located in Providence, Rhode Island. Sessions for the 2019 conference can be found here. Don't forget, register now before prices increase on March 7.

Update: The Friday Night Banquet is sold out.

Update: The Thursday Networking Lunch is sold out.

Conference Details


Update: The conference hotel and the first overflow hotel are booked on certain nights. Please check both blocks first to see if rooms are available for the nights you need. ACES has secured another overflow hotel, which is the second overflow hotel you'll see below.


Conference Hotel:

Omni Providence Hotel
1 W Exchange St
Providence, Rhode Island 02903

Reserve a room online.

Rates:

ACES has a room block at the Omni Providence Hotel. ACES attendees receive a discounted room rate of $189 per night. The discounted rate is available until March 5, 2019 (or until the room block sells out, whichever comes first.)

Hotel parking:

Overflow Hotel:

The Hampton Inn & Suites Providence Downtown
58 Weybosset St
Providence, Rhode Island 02903

Reserve a room online.

Rates:

ACES has a room block at The Hampton Inn & Suites Providence Downtown, located 0.4 miles away from the conference hotel, at a discounted room rate of $209 per night. This rate includes a complimentary hot breakfast buffet each morning. The discounted rate is available until Feb. 26, 2019 (or until the room block sells out, whichever comes first.)

Overflow hotel parking:

Overflow Hotel:

Homewood Suites
5 Exchange St, Providence, Rhode Island 02903

Reserve a room online.

ACES has an additional block of rooms at The Homewood Suites, located 0.8 miles away from the conference hotel, at a discounted room rate of $209 per night. This rate includes a complimentary hot breakfast buffet each morning. This discounted rate is available until March 12, 2019 (or until the room block sells out, whichever comes first.)



Register:

Register before March 7 to get a discounted rate. Remember, last year's conference sold out, so don't delay!

Conference registration rates can be found here.



ACES Education Fund Sixth Annual Spelling Bee

Date: Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Time: 5 - 6:30 pm

Cost: $25 for spellers, $10 to watch

Proceeds go directly to the ACES Education Fund, an affiliate of ACES: The Society For Editing, and can help ACES fund the future of copy editing. Learn more about our scholarships.

Fab prizes for the winner and runners-up as well!

Register here. Space is limited for spellers.


ACES Education Fund Silent Auction

Date: Friday, March 29, 2019 (before the banquet)

What do editors want? Clean copy, of course. They also want things like books, pens, games, clothing, toys, food, things that remind them of the joys of words, the beauty of life, the taste of chocolate (or wine). Help ACES raise money for the next generation of scholarship recipients. If you would like to donate an item, please fill out this form.

For questions, please contact Merrill Perlman or Henry Fuhrmann.


Excited about coming to Providence? Check out this map of nearby things to do. From book stores to funky boutiques, there is something for everyone. Start planning your itinerary now!


Need a Roommate?

Share a room in Providence for the 2019 ACES conference! Fill out this form to find other conference attendees looking for a roommate.

Need a Ride?

Share a ride to and/or from Providence or Boston airports.

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