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2014 ABOS Conference

Innovation Beyond the Walls-Doing More with Less

Conference Registration Is Now Open

Early bird registration has been extended to September 12, 2014.

Click here to register.

Early Bird Member Registration $250

Early Bird Non-Member Registration $350

Regular Member Registration $300

Regular Non-Member Registration $400

Single Day Registration $200

Speakers and Bookmobile Drivers Registration $150

Pre-Conference Tuesday October 28th

In addition to the annual conference, we are also planning a pre-conference for Tuesday, October 28.  
The pre-conference will consist of:

•A Tour of San Diego Public New Central Library, a $185-million, nine-story facility.

•Old Town San Diego State Park On-Your-Own: Old Town State Park is a historic park where one can journey through San Diego California’s past from 1821—1872, enjoy authentic cuisine, and experience unique shopping.

•Transportation Fee: $15.00.

If you are interested in attending the pre-conference, please contact Eletha Davis at abospresident@gmail.com  by August 30, 2014.  Space is limited to 50 people.

Conference Schedule 2014 Updated

ABOS Workshops and Presenters 2014 Updated

The conference will be October 29-31, 2014 at the Bahia Resort in San Diego CA.

You can make your reservation for the Bahia Resort now.

Please use the link above to make your hotel reservations at the Bahia Resort.

ABOS relies on your reservations made directly with the Bahia Resort to meet our contractual agreement with the hotel.  If you choose to call the hotel to make your reservation, please be sure to mention the Association of Bookmobile & Outreach Services Annual Conference.  ABOS and the Bahia cannot guarantee the conference room rate if you use a third party to make your reservation.

For attendees with mobility issues who prefer to be in the building with the conference rooms, please contact Martha Buckner at ABOSPastPresident@gmail.com (use subject “Bahia Reservations”) and your name will be put on a list.  ABOS will do its best to honor your request.

You can take a look at the Bahia website to get a feel for this great conference site.

Conference room rates are $129 +tax **

The hotel is 6 miles from the San Diego Airport.  The Cloud 9 Super
Shuttle currently charges $12 per person each way to transport to/from airport
to hotel.



Our 2014 Conference Sponsors generously helped to underwrite portions of the conference.


Summit Body Works
Summit Bodyworks OBS logo


Conference Sponsor


Conference Sponsor

Farber Specialty Vehicles
Farber Specialty Vehicles
Conference Sponsor
and Sponsor of the John Philip award
LDV LogoLDV Vendor Exhibitor
New Bookmobile on Display
logo-trivan-with-no-textTriVan Truck Body Vendor Exhibitor

ABOS thanks our vendor partners!  If you would like to participate in the conference as a vendor please read the ABOS Vendor Brochure 2014