General registration and hotel reservations open online on Feb. 25 for the Church of the Brethren 2015 Annual Conference. The Conference takes place in Tampa, Fla., on July 11-15. General registration will be available at www.brethren.org/ac where online registration for delegates already has begun.
The general registration for nondelegates begins at 12 noon (central time) on Wednesday, Feb. 25, at which time Conference hotel reservations for both delegates and non-delegates also will be available.
After registering, participants will immediately receive an e-mail giving a link to reserve rooms at a Conference hotel. Delegates who already are registered also will receive the e-mail link on Feb. 25 to secure their hotel reservations.
Conference facilities in Tampa
The Conference will meet at the Tampa Bay Convention Center. The headquarters hotel will be the Tampa Marriott Waterside. Also in the Conference hotel block is the Tampa Embassy Suites Downtown.
The Conference hotel rate at the Marriott Waterside is $109 for one to four persons per room. At the Embassy Suites, the rate is $114 for one person per night including a hot breakfast for one, with each additional person in the room charged an additional $10 per night.
More details about these two hotels are on the Conference website. This room rate is only available through the e-mail link, the hotels cannot give the negotiated Conference rate directly.
For any questions, call the Conference Office at 847-429-4365.