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2019 NPF Registration is Now Open!

Join us in Indianapolis, May 5-8, 2019 where Growth Driven strategies, tactics and activities will fuel your Mailing and Shipping Success! For immediate access to our registration portal, click here and follow the simple and easy prompts.

Registration Types

Choose a registration package that is perfect for you. Check and see if you are eligible for special registration discounts!

Full Registration

Includes everything offered over all four days of the event.
General sessions, workshops, USPS executive led sessions, exhibits, evening receptions, continental breakfasts, lunches, Wednesday evening closing event. If you book a hotel reservation through the NPF Hotel Block reservation system, you will receive a $150 discount off of your Full or Three-day registration!
Early Bird Rate: $1,000 | Regular Rate: $1,050 | On-Site Rate: $1,095

Three Day Registration

Includes three consecutive days of your choosing.

General sessions, workshops, USPS executive led sessions, exhibits, evening receptions, continental breakfasts, lunches, and social events on the days chosen. If you book a hotel reservation through the NPF Hotel Block reservation system, you will receive a $150 discount off of your Full or Three-day registration!
Early Bird Rate: $900 | Regular Rate: $950 | On-Site Rate: $1,000

Two Day Registration

Includes two consecutive days of your choosing.

General sessions, workshops, USPS executive led sessions, exhibits, continental breakfasts, lunches and social events on the days chosen.
Early Bird Rate: $850 | Regular Rate: $900 | On-Site Rate: $950

Education Only Registration

Your budget shouldn’t keep you from being up-to-date within your industry.

With concentration on education only, this package offers four-days of workshops, general sessions and access to the exhibit hall. Food and beverages and networking events are excluded from this registration. Note: Education Only registration does not qualify for any discounts.

(**Important** Networking is an important part of the Forum experience and this registration will not provide you the opportunity to attend any food functions or networking events. "Education Only" registrations will have access to workshops and the exhibit hall floor only.)

Includes 4 days of educational workshops and access to the Exhibit Hall.
Does not include meals and networking events.

Early Bird Rate: $750 | Regular Rate: $800 | On-Site Rate: $850

**Education Only" registration does not qualify for any discounts.**

Spouse/Guest Registration

Available only for guests.

This registration is made available so that your spouse/guest can join you at the evening social events or visit the exhibit hall while you are attending the conference. (**Co-workers or Mailing Industry attendees are not eligible.**)

Rate: $300 per additional guest.

Exhibit Hall Only Pass

Experience innovation in motion and find the solutions you seek.
Take advantage of this Exhibit Hall only pass and experience the largest Mailing and Shipping exhibit hall! This registration does not include access to any sessions or networking events.

Rate: $50 flat fee

Professional Certification Options

Mail Design Professional (MDP) ($95)

The Mail Design Professional (MDP) program teaches mailing industry personnel how to design mail to enhance its compatibility with the US Postal Service automated equipment. It also coaches mailers on how to achieve lower postage prices through automation.

 

MDP training is 100% free to all users. However, USPS MDP Certification is only available upon successful completion of course assessment, which does have a $95 fee. Participants wishing to take the certification must choose the option during the NPF registration process.

Executive Mail Center Manager (EMCM) ($180)

The Executive Mail Center Manager (EMCM) course is a comprehensive training program that is designed for individuals who wish to develop Mail Center Management skills. It offers a certified designation that emphasizes professionalism in Mail Center Management. The course teaches skills needed to manage more effectively, boost productivity and cut costs. The program is sponsored by the USPS and has been developed by a professional committee with representatives from the mailing industry.

 

To earn official certification, participants are required to complete all 8 modules and pass a test at the end of each module. A $180 EMCM final exam fee applies and pre-registration is required to reserve your space. 

 

Limited space is available.

Certified Direct Mail Professional (CDMP) ($160)

This limited-enrollment course is sponsored by the USPS and was developed by a committee of USPS and mailing industry experts.

 

USPS certification will be achieved upon $160 fee payment and successful completion of the exam.

Discount Opportunities

NPF Partner Hotel Discount

Save $150 off of a FULL or THREE DAY registration just by booking your room at one of the 4 NPF partner hotels using the NPF registration system.

Discount for PCC

If you are a member of a PCC sponsored organization, take $100 off a FULL Registration or $50 off a THREE or TWO DAY Registration.

New Attendee Referral Discount

Refer a first time attendee to the 2018 National Postal Forum and receive a $200 credit to your 2018 registration fees!

If you would like to participate, please enter the name and company of the person outside of your organization you would like to refer. After the 2018 Forum, NPF will check your referral against our registration records for confirmation and a credit will be issued at that time.

 

In order to be eligible, the person you refer must be:

  • A first time attendee to the National Postal Forum
  • Registered for a paid registration exceeding $500 at the 2018 NPF
  • Not be employed at your organization.  (Registrations cancelled will not be eligible. Referral discounts are non- transferrable)

 

Multiple referrals for the same referred individual will only be applied to the first registrant submitting that referral.

Optional Events

Habitat for Humanity (2019 information coming soon)

Golf Outing (2019 information coming soon)

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellations received by Feb. 15th are subject to a $25 processing fee.

  • Cancellations received between Feb. 16th and April 12th are subject to a $100 processing fee.

  • No refunds, full or partial, will be issued for cancellations received after April 12th.

  • Cancellation can be processed through the NPF online registration system or sent via fax (703-218-5020) or email (info@npf.org).

  • Canceling your registration also cancels your hotel registration if the reservation was made through NPF.