FAQs

Where and when is JCPA2017?
JCPA2017 will be February 25-28, 2017 at the Capital Hilton Hotel in Washington, D.C. The conference begin with Havdallah Saturday night and conclude at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.
Where can I stay and how much does it cost? Do I need to make my own reservation?
JCPA2017 attendees are responsible for booking their own accommodations. We have contracted a block of rooms at a discounted group rate of $264.00/night at the Capital Hilton Hotel. All hotel reservations must be canceled at least 72 hours prior to your scheduled arrival to avoid a one-night cancellation charge. Hotel space is limited. We strongly encourage you to book your hotel rooms early.
How much does it cost to attend? Can I register online?
Registration is:

  • Full Registration: $525
  • Spouse/Partner Registration: $480
  • Sunday Only: $270 (does not include dinner)
  • Monday Only: $235
  • Chair’s Dinner Only: $180
  • Tuesday Only: $270

Register before January 15, 2017 for discounted rates!

Register online here

Are there any discounts available?
There are discounted registrations for local DC residents,  Young Leaders (under 40), and New Delegates.  There are some need-based discounts available as well. Please email events@thejcpa.org for more information.
What is the dress code?
Attire for all sessions is business casual. Comfortable shoes are a must throughout!
Who will be speaking? What is the schedule?
Our schedule and speakers are still in formation. Click here to view our list of speakers from last year. Click here to view our schedule, which is in formation.
Are there options for my strict dietary requirements?
JCPA2017 is strictly Kosher. The JCPA attempts to accommodate special requirements, but they must be informed at least one week prior to the conference. Please contact Tamara Leopold at 212-684-9815 or events@thejcpa.org for more information.
What security measures should I be aware of?
For security reasons, badges must be worn at all JCPA2016 events. Badges will be provided upon check-in at registration. Non-registered persons will not be allowed access to any JCPA events. The JCPA reserves the right to withdraw the credentials of any delegate. Unauthorized print materials may not be distributed, and no solicitation is permitted.
What is the cancellation policy?
Hotel cancellations are subject to the hotel cancellation policies noted in the hotel section and must be made to the hotel directly. All registration cancellations must be received in writing via email to events@thejcpa.org. A processing fee will be charged for all cancellations. No refunds will be issued after February 10, 2017.