Meetings and Events

2021 Annual Meeting FAQs


What are the registration rates?

Registration rates are $150 for all members. Only members can attend CI meetings.

What is the registration window?

Registration will close on Monday, March 22, 2021. If you need to register after the closing date, please contact us at

What is the cancellation policy?

All cancellations will be charged a $50 administrative fee.

What if a participant wants to transfer their registration?

If a participant can no longer attend the 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting, they can transfer their registration to someone else. The written request must be sent to Cindy Kuranchie,

I have a credit from the 2020 Annual Meeting. How do I apply it?

Participants that were approved for credit from the 2020 Annual Meeting will be sent an email with instructions for registering for the 2021 Annual Meeting. Please contact Cindy Kuranchie,, with questions or concerns. 

What virtual meeting platform is CI using for this event?

CI will be using CVENT's Virtual Attendee Hub.

How can I find more information about the virtual meeting platform?

Specific details and the best ways to participate will follow closer to the date of the meeting. You can review CVENT's attendee guide for general information about accessing, logging in and navigating the virtual event.

Abstract Submission:

Can I submit an abstract to present at the 2021 Annual Meeting?

At this time, CI is no longer accepting abstracts for the 2021 Annual Meeting.

I submitted an abstract last October for this meeting, will my presentation be considered for next year?

Yes, if you submitted an abstract last October for this meeting, your submission will be considered for the 2022 Annual Meeting and Technology Symposium.


What are the sponsorship packages and rates?

Premier - $2,500

The Premier sponsorship package gives your company the most engagement opportunities with the meeting attendees. Request this package quickly, only two spots are available.

Champion - $1,000

Sign up for the Champion sponsor package for more visibility and engagement opportunities with meeting attendees.

Advocate - $500

Gain visibility for your company by signing up as an Advocate sponsor. This package comes with one complimentary registration for your organization.

Interested in sponsoring the 2021 Annual Meeting?

View the Sponsorship Program and complete the 2021 Annual Meeting Sponsorship Form.

What is the deadline to submit collateral to CI?

Friday, Febraury 26, 2021

How can I find more information about the Sponsor/Exhibitor portal on the virtual meeting platform?

Review CVENT's exhibitor and virtual booth guides for general information about accessing, logging in and managing your sponsor profile.