Is there a registration fee?

Yes, early bird registration is $200, and begins April 16, 2018. Regular registration is $250, begins June 1, 2018, and closes on June 25, 2018.

Will reimbursement for expenses be offered to attendees in 2018?

No, there will not be a travel stipend or any expense reimbursement for CDI attendees in 2018.

When should I plan to arrive and depart?

Plan to arrive in Austin on Wednesday, July 11. Registration for the Institute will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 11, and programming begins at 1:00 p.m. Plan your departure for the afternoon of Friday, July 13; the Institute will end after lunch.

Who can I contact with an idea for a session or speaker?

For programming suggestions, contact Cole Henry by email at or by phone at (202) 383-1290.

When will the agenda be posted?

The agenda for the Communication Directors Institute will be posted in May 2018.

Who can I contact with questions?

For questions, contact Cole Henry by email at or by phone at (202) 383-1290.


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