Frequently Asked Questions
What time does the Annual Meeting and Exhibition open?
The meeting opens with the Welcome Reception on Saturday May 14, 2011 at 5:30
Exhibit Hall Hours
The Exhibit Hall is located at the Minneapolis
Convention Center, 1301 Second
Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403,
Are meals included?
Meals are included only with certain ticketed events. Please see the Preliminary
Program for a listing of ticketed events.
How can I get to the venue?
What about accommodation?
Where do I collect my badge?
When you arrive, you may pick up your badge and conference materials at the
MLA Registration Desk at the Minneapolis Convention Center. Registration Hours
Please report to registration desk if you mislay your badge.
Do I have to pre-select the meeting sessions that I want to attend?
No, the registration
packages will allow entry to all sessions and exhibits.
The exception is CE courses which must be purchased separately.
When are the Continuing Education Courses?
CE Courses will
be held May 13, May 14, and May 18.
How can I get Exhibits-Only Pass?
Exhibits-Only allows entry only to the Hall of Exhibits from Sunday to Tuesday.
It’s for spouses, significant others, and persons working outside the
profession. It does not provide admission to the Saturday Welcome Reception,
plenary sessions, meeting programming, or access to online meeting content.
Exhibit-Only passes are sold onsite at the MLA Registration Desk, $10.
Are Continuing Education Courses included with Registration?
No, Continuing Education Courses are not included. Continuing Education course
fees vary. CE Course
What happens if I have to cancel?
Can I transfer my registration?
Yes, registration is transferable. MLA will honor written requests to transfer
meeting registration or CE registration to another person.