MEDA Convention 2024

Begins July 1!

Join us for MEDA Convention 2024
in Atlanta on Oct 31 - Nov 3

Take advantage of our early bird rate for General Registration ($599 USD) and register before October 4th!

Full-time Registration

Full-time registration includes all plenary sessions, seminars, evening receptions, coffee breaks, Friday lunch, Saturday dinner, and breakfast on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Tours are an additional charge.

We have discounted rates for first-timers, age 40 and younger, and student attendees!

Note that registration payment for Canadian and US attendees is in USD Funds. Please use regular rates if you have attended a MEDA Convention in the past.

Part-time rates are also available.

Ticket Price (USD)

The EARLY BIRD RATE for General Registration is $599. Register before October 4th.



For college and high school students.


Under 40: Young Professional

For registrants 40 years old and under.


Under 18: Child

Bring your family!


More information about seminars and excursions around Atlanta coming soon.

Part-time Registration

We invite you to attend the MEDA Convention even if you are unable to attend full-time.

To take advantage of our part-time registration options, please register by October 4th.

Ticket Price (USD)
Thursday, October 31, 2024 – Plenary

7 pm Plenary/Dessert Session


Friday, November 1, 2024 — Full Day

Full Day (including Networking Breakfast, Plenary Sessions, Lunch, and Seminars)


Friday, November 1, 2024 — Plenary

12 pm Plenary/Lunch Session


Friday, November 1, 2024 – Seminars

Seminars only


Saturday, November 2, 2024 — Year-in-Review

9 am Year-in-Review


Saturday, November 2, 2024 — Full Day

Including Networking Breakfast, Pitch Competition, Year-in-Review, Dinner/Plenary Session, and Late Night Music


Saturday, November 2, 2024 — Plenary

6:30 pm Plenary/Dinner Session


Sunday, November 3, 2024 — Breakfast


Sunday, November 3, 2024 — Church
9 am Church Service


Atlanta, Georgia

Reaching New Horizons: Discover the Best of Atlanta from our downtown Buckhead Convention location!

The Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead places you in the center of this iconic neighborhood – home to remarkable architecture, exceptional restaurants, multiple shopping centers and the financial district. At Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead, you will enjoy luxury guest rooms and suites, a fitness center, an outdoor pool, two fine dining restaurants, a coffee bar, elegant event space and flexible meeting rooms.

Registration Terms

Cancellations and refunds

Before Oct 4: full refund, less a $100 USD administration fee.

After Oct 4: 50% refund of the registration fee.

After Oct 25: no fees refunded. Tour fees are not refundable, except if cancelled or full.

Questions about registration?

Call Janelle Weber at 1-800-665-7026 or e-mail

Sponsorship opportunities are now available!