Registration and Pricing 

Registration is open for CSTA's 2019 Annual Conference! 
Phoenix Convention Center 
100 N. 3rd Street 
Phoenix, AZ 85004 
July 7-10, 2019 
View the complete event program, including pre-conference workshops, and the current agenda. If you need a W-9 to process your payment, you can download a copy here

Conference Registration 

  • Full access to all programming on Tuesday, July 9, and Wednesday, July 10 
  • Access to the Exhibit Hall starting Monday afternoon; View the current list of exhibitors 
  • Entrance to Monday evening's Birds of a Feather conversations 
  • Invitation to the Monday evening reception 
  • Breakfast and Lunch, Monday and Tuesday 
Late Registration – Registration closes on June 27. 
CSTA+ Members: $300
Basic and Non-members: $400 

Ways to Save on Registration

Are you looking for ways to help subsidize the cost of your trip? 
  • Become a CSTA+ member: By joining or upgrading to CSTA+ membership, you'll not only save $75 on conference registration, but you'll have access to all of the benefits of membership. 
  • Bring a team and save:  Do you have ten or more people to register for the conference? We can set up bulk pricing and registration for large groups! If you have questions, or if you would like to set up your discount code for ten or more attendees, email
  • Book in the CSTA room block: NEW ROOM BLOCK AVAILABLE! Secure the best rates on your hotel by booking in one of CSTA's room blocks. View our hotel information
  • Use CSTA's roommate matching service: Looking for a roommate to keep your expenses down at the conference? Use the roommate matching site to find someone to split your hotel costs. 
  • Present our justification email: We've created a justification email template to help you request funds from your school or district. Simply tailor this letter to your individual conference needs. 
  • CSTA Scholarships: The scholarship process is now closed. 

Pre-conference Workshops

Workshops are not included in the conference registration fee but can be added at an additional cost. Workshops are scheduled for Sunday, July 7, from 1–4 p.m. and Monday, July 8, from 9 a.m. to noon and 1–4 p.m. Workshops must be registered and paid for before in advance. No onsite workshop registrations will be accepted.
One workshop: $150 
Two workshops: $225 
Three workshops: $300 

Cancellation and Refund Policy 

  • A $25 administrative fee will be applied to all cancellations. 
  • Cancellations made up to 30 days prior to the start date are entitled to a full refund minus the administrative fee. 
  • Cancellations made between 30-15 days of the start date are entitled to a 50% refund minus the administrative fee. 
  • No credits or refunds will be given within 15 days of the event. 
  • Substitutions are accepted, but participants must notify CSTA at least 10 days prior to the start of the event. 


Earn Graduate Credit for Conference Participation!

We are excited to announce an opportunity for conference participants to earn 1 or 2 graduate credits from the National Center for Computer Science Education (NCCSE) at The College of St. Scholastica (CSS). Course requirements include attending a minimum of 12 hours of sessions, speakers, and/or workshops and completing a few relevant assignments. Credits cost $110 each. Assignments are due by the end of August. Find out more at (information coming soon), or visit the CSS booth at the conference!


Have questions about CSTA 2019? Check out our FAQ document. If you can't find the answer you're looking for, reach out to the CSTA team at
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