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Advanced registration for the 2013 AAEA & CAES Joint Annual Meeting is now closed. Please visit the onsite registration desk to register for the Joint Annual Meeting or add ticketed events to your current registration. The registration desk is located on the lobby level of the Marriott Wardman Park and is open during the following times:

Saturday, August 3  4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sunday, August 4     7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Monday, August 5    7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday, August 6   7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Registration Rates

Registration Type Early
(Before June 3)
(June 4- July 19)
(After July 19)
Professional Member $370 $445 $520
Professional Non-Member $520 $595 $670
Senior Member $260 $335 $410
Senior Non-Member $380 $455 $530
Graduate Student Member $105 $140 $180
Graduate Student Non-Member $195 $230 $275
Undergraduate Student $50 $55 $70

Joint Annual Meeting registrants will receive a name badge, program, and additional registration materials when they arrive in Washington, DC. Attendees will also have access to all of the concurrent sessions, plenary sessions, the Welcome Reception on Sunday night, and the Closing Reception on Tuesday night. Tickets for luncheons and banquets are not included with a registration, but can be purchased separately using the registration form.

One Day Registration

AAEA and CAES are offering a one day registration option. One day registration is available to anyone who is not presenting and is not an author on a paper or poster that is being presented at the 2013 Joint Annual Meeting. Registration rates for one day registration are as follows:

  • Member (before July 19): $200
  • Member (onsite): $300
  • Non-member (before July 19): $300
  • Non-member (onsite): $400

To apply for a one day registration, please visit the onsite registration desk at the Marriott Wardman Park.

Guest Registration

Attendees are encouraged to bring spouses, friends, and family to the Annual Meeting. All such attendees must register as guests in order to participate in meeting activities, at the cost of $45 per guest. Children under the age of 16 may attend the meeting for free. Guests include any interested party not professionally in the field of agricultural economics or applied economics, or a related discipline. Registered guests will receive a name badge and are invited to attend the Welcome Reception at no additional charge.

On-site Ticket Purchases

A limited number of tickets for special events may be available at the registration desk in Washington, DC. As these tickets will only be available on the condition that the event has open seats, we strongly suggest that you purchase your tickets in advance, when you register for the meeting. We cannot guarantee the availability of any tickets on-site.

Presenter Requirements

All speakers, presenters, panelists, and/or discussants at the 2013 Joint Annual Meeting must be members of AAEA or CAES, and registered for the Joint Annual Meeting. The deadline for both of these requirements is June 3. For more information, please visit the Information for Presenters page.


Checks must be in U.S. dollars, drawn on a U.S. bank, made payable to AAEA. Payments also can be made by MasterCard, Visa, Discover, or American Express.


To cancel your Joint Annual Meeting registration and/or special event tickets, contact the AAEA Business Office at (414) 918-3190 or Cancellations of meeting registrations are subject to a $50 processing fee. After July 19, no refunds will be given for meeting registrations or special event tickets.