FAQ & Contact


How much does it cost to attend Horizons?

If you register by Friday, March 20, 2020, you will receive the early-bird registration rate of $750. After that, the registration fee will be $950. Concurrent session speakers will receive a discounted rate of $500 regardless of when they register.

Please note there are no non-profit, student, or government rates available.

What forms of payment are accepted?

We accept American Express, MasterCard, VISA, and Discover as methods of payment. Checks and purchase orders will be accepted on a case-by-case basis for teams of five or more. Please contact Grace Ausick at gausick@jff.org prior to registration.

Ive registered but can no longer attend. What is the cancellation policy? Can I send a colleague in my place?

You may cancel your registration by Friday, May 8, 2020, and receive a full refund minus a $75 processing fee. Registration substitutions can be made at no charge. Contact Grace Ausick at gausick@jff.org to cancel or make a substitution.

I submitted a proposal in response to the Horizons RFP. When will I find out if my proposal was accepted?
We will be getting in touch with everyone in mid-February to confirm whether your session was accepted. If you are waiting to hear back from us, please wait to register for the event; concurrent session speakers will receive a discounted rate.

Where will Horizons take place?

We will be returning to the New Orleans Marriott, located at 555 Canal Street in New Orleans. More information about the location and hotel reservations can be found here.

What is the schedule for Horizons? What meals will be served?

On Tuesday, June 9, the convening will run approximately 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m., followed by an evening reception. On Wednesday, June 10, we will adjourn by 4:00 p.m.

Breakfast and lunch will be served both days, as well as coffee breaks. Hors d’oeuvres will be provided at the reception on June 9, and there will be a cash bar.

What is the dress code at Horizons?

We encourage everyone to dress business casual.

How do I become a Horizons sponsor or partner?

Click here or contact Kathy Mannes at kmannes@jff.org.

Is it possible to be an exhibitor at Horizons?

Horizons does not have space for exhibitors, but we encourage your organization to consider becoming a sponsor to elevate your high profile at the event. Please click here or contact Kathy Mannes at kmannes@jff.org.

How can I see a list of attendees?

We do not share the attendee list except via the conference mobile app, which will be released in May to registered meeting participants.

Contact Us

You can also send an email directly to gausick@jff.org