Become a Member and SAVE!

Not currently a member of SAF? Join SAF today and save up to 25% on your convention registration. In addition, receive the many benefits SAF has to offer. You must be a member in good standing to receive discounted registration.

Registration Early Rates
         (through Aug 15, 2018)         
Regular Rates
         (Aug 16 -  Oct 1, 2018)          
On-Site Rates
         (Oct 2 - Oct 7, 2018)         
 Member - Full, Platinum, Gold, and Transition                    $455  $565  $575
 Member - Silver  $500  $610  $625
 Member - Golden/50+ year member  $425
 $515  $525
 Member - Student  $160  $200  $215
 Student Non-Member
 $210  $250  $265
 $620  $730  $750
 One-Day  $255  $285  $300
 Companion  $80  $95  $110
SAF has limited discounted rooms at the convention hotels. Make your reservations early to take advantage of lower rates. We do not use a third party reservation firm. If you are contacted, please do not use their services.

Registration and Payment Options

Online Registration

Click here to register online. Tours and ticketed items may be added to your registration online at anytime. A confirmation receipt will be emailed to you after a successful submission. SAF accepts all major credit cards.

Paper Registration

Download a registration form to return via fax or mail. 

Society of American Foresters
2018 Convention Registration
10100 Laureate Way
Bethesda, MD 20814
(301) 897-3690 (fax)

Checks should be made payable to: Society of American Foresters

Cancellation Policy

Written requests for refunds must be received no later than Wednesday, September 5, 2018. No convention refunds will be issued for requests received after Wednesday, September, 5, 2018. A $50 administrative fee will be deducted from the total refunded amount.

Consent Clause

Registration and attendance at, or participation in SAF Convention constitutes an agreement by the registrant to the use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the registrant or attendee’s image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions, and audiotapes, including but not limited the venue, the host city, and the host CVB.

Phishing Scam Alert

Please disregard all calls and/or emails offering discounted hotel rates and/or conference attendee lists. These are not SAF sanctioned activities or vendors. We apologize for any confusion or inconvenience this unsolicited outreach may have caused. Please do not hesitate to reach out to with any questions or concerns.