'17 Annual Conference - 100th Anniversary

      March 8 - 13, 2017, JW Marriott Grande Lakes, Orlando, FL
      This momentous event will recognize the critical role pumps play in society and honor pioneers, innovations, organizations, and technical achievements that have propelled the industry for the past century.
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    • General Registration   Reduced Fee Registration   Gala Only Revised

       **Young Engineers: Under 35? Been in the pump industry for less than 10 years? Attending your first HI meeting in 2017? If you answered yes to these questions you qualify for the discounted registration fee.

      Tours & à la Carte Options: HI offers a discounted fee of $550 for spouses which includes all open sessions, meals and receptions.  Special tours are offered for additional fees.  As an alternative, à la carte pricing is available (beginning December 7)  for guests of registered attendees.   Click here for details .

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    • Cancellation Policy
      Cancellation must be submitted in writing to gbernardo@Pumps.org.  A full refund will be provided when a cancellation is received by January 27, 2017. A $150 processing fee applies when received between January 27 and February 10, 2017. No refunds provided after February 10, 2017. Please note, we cannot apply unused funds to alternate events.

      Substitution Policy
      Written requests for substitutions to gbernardo@Pumps.org are allowed on a one-time basis provided the sub is from the same company and the payment method and amount due remain the same.  If not, a cancellation must be submitted for the original registrant as per the above cancellation policy, and a new registration processed for the alternate.

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    • Travel Information

      JW Marriott Grande Lakes
      4040 Central Florida Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32837
      407.206.2300JW Marriott Grande Lakes

      Book online or call the hotel and request the “Hydraulic Institute” rate to receive the discounted rate of $249/night. The standard resort fee of $25 per room per night, plus applicable state and local taxes, is optional and will not be applied automatically unless purchased separately.  This fee will cover several in-room amenities which currently include unlimited local and domestic long distance phone calls and high speed internet except in the conference center, golf driving range privileges, daily recreational activities, two pool floats and shuttle transportation to SeaWorld, Walt Disney World and Universal Studios.  Discounted rates may be available 3 days before and after the meeting and reservations accepted through February 20, 2017 but rooms are based on availability and it is high season so we urge you to book early!

      Discounted Airfare
      HI is pleased to offer discounted airfare to attendees of the 2017 Annual Conference through United Airlines.  Book your reservations at www.united.com and insert ZXVN797850 in the Offer Code box.  If booking through a travel professional or United Meetings at 800.426.1122 provide Agreement Code 797850 and Z Code ZXVN.

      Ground Transportation

      The hotel is 10 miles from Orlando International Airport (MCO). The hotel does not provide shuttle service. Transportation is available at the airport by taxi or shuttle.  Reservations can also be made through Mears Shuttle Service at 407.422.4561 for approximately $20/way, but please call direct for exact rates and booking.  Estimated taxi fare is $50/way.