ABOUT CERTIFIED

How much can technology certification really impact your classroom, your career, and the lives of your students? Join us at CERTIFIED 2018 to find out. CERTIFIED is the only education conference dedicated exclusively to exploring the full promise of certification in the classroom—by providing administrators, teachers, and industry experts with an engaging, energized forum for professional development, sharing their ideas, and experiences. Don’t miss this opportunity to listen, learn, and collaborate with a community of educators who share your passion for using certification to improve education and change lives.

Connect with a growing community that shares your passion for using certification to expand your students’ potential and change their lives.

Collaborate with administrators, teachers, and industry experts on ways to make certification a more effective educational tool.

Learn from your colleagues by attending a full schedule of sessions and activities—all led by fellow educators and certification experts.

Develop your own skills and professional credentials by getting certified onsite for the technology you teach.

Enjoy plenty of great after-hours activities in a fun, relaxed environment—including an exclusive invitation to the 2018 Microsoft Office Specialist U.S. National Championship awards ceremony.

Registration and Pricing

Register Early for Big Savings.

Registration for CERTIFIED 2018 will be launched soon. In the meantime, you can review pricing and discounts available for our 2018 event.

Early Bird Pricing:

If you register by April 15, 2018 you will receive $100 off the price of the full conference pass.

Group Discount:

Groups of 5 or more will receive an additional 10% discount.

What does the conference fee include?

Please refer to the table on the right for conference fee inclusions.

PLEASE NOTE: Conference fees do not include hotel or travel. Certiport has negotiated a rate of $155/night at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis soon. To receive the discounted rate, you must book your room through the CERTIFIED 2018 Hotel registration site which will be available soon.

$ 595
Early-Bird Pricing

  • Admission to all sessions
  • Admission to all networking events
  • Admission to all conference meals
  • Conference materials and promo items
  • Discounted hotel room rates

$ 695
Regular Pricing

  • Admission to all sessions
  • Admission to all networking events
  • Admission to all conference meals
  • Conference materials and promo items
  • Discounted hotel room rates

10 %
Group Discount

  • Groups of 5 or more will receive an additional 10% discount.
  • Discount will be applied at time of registration.
  • Groups must register all attendees under the same account using the conference registration system.
  • For more information about group discounts please email certifiedconf@certiport.com

The Microsoft Office Specialist U.S. National Championship

Experience the power of the certification at the Microsoft Office Specialist U.S. National Championship. As a CERTIFIED 2018 attendee, you’ll have the opportunity to experience the excitement and competition of the Microsoft Office Specialist U.S. National Championship—a nationwide competition that tests top students’ on their Microsoft Office Word, Excel, and PowerPoint skills. This includes attending the exclusive awards ceremony on Wednesday evening—and watching each states’ champions compete for gold and a chance to represent the U.S. at the MOS World Championship in Anaheim, CA.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Your conference fee includes: Admission to all general and breakout sessions, admission to networking events – including MOS US National Championship Award Ceremony, breakfast, lunch, and reception/party refreshments, all conference materials and promotional items, and access to discounted room rates at the conference hotel.
CERTIFIED is perfect for secondary education teachers and administrators, college faculty, and trainers who administer certification exams.
Around 250 people attended CERTIFIED 2016. We expect significant growth in 2017, but we will work to maintain the intimate, personal environment that makes CERTIFIED uniquely enjoyable.
Conference badges and materials may be picked up onsite at the conference registration booth, which will be open on Tuesday, June 20th from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
There will be complimentary wireless access in all guest rooms and common areas. However, wireless may not be accessible in meeting spaces and rooms.
The confirmation email you receive after you register will serve as your official receipt. It contains a summary of all fees you have paid for the conference. If you are paying via check or money order, a sales quote can be sent directly to you. Please email certifiedconf@certiport.com for more information.
The cancellation deadline for CERTIFIED 2017 is June 3, 2017. Cancellations made before the deadline will receive a full refund. Cancellations made after June 3, 2017 will incur a $200 cancellation fee. This fee is necessary to help cover the costs for arrangements already made with the hotel, catering, and other vendors.
Business casual is the most appropriate attire for the conference.
Groups of 5 or more are eligible for a 10% discount. All members of the group must register at one time using the conference registration system. This can be done by following the registration process. You will be asked to “add person” during the summary portion of the registration process. If you have questions about how the process works, please email certifiedconf@certiport.com.
Due to limited space and time, each guest will only be allowed to take one exam.

VENUE

CERTIFIED 2018 will take place at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis—an iconic destination located in the heart of downtown.

Special Rate for Attendees: $155/Night

To receive the special conference rate*, you must book your room through the CERTIFIED 2018 hotel registration site (available soon).. If you have questions or problems reserving your room, or if you need to change your reservation, please contact the hotel directly.

*Registration for the CERTIFIED conference does not guarantee room availability at the conference hotel. Once the room block for the conference is full you may have to find lodging at another hotel nearby.

Hotel Address: 265 Peachtree Center Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia 30303

Phone: (404) 521-0000


Email: certifiedconf@certiport.com

Phone: 1 (801) 847-3101