Hi, AprilMSU. Apologies for taking a bit to respond to this -- I just saw this post today!
I'm very sorry to hear that you didn't get a timely response to your inquiries; I'd like to help. Please feel free to email conferenceAThighedwebDOTorg, and copy me at cmbrennanbarryATgmailDOTcom with any questions you might have. We'll make sure you get the information you need so that we can see you in Portland in October!
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