SATW Freelance Council Meeting Registration


Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - Saturday, May 11, 2019


Columbus, OH 43215

Registration Deadline:

Friday, February 22, 2019


We are thrilled to welcome the Society of American Travel Writers Freelance Council to Columbus for its 2019 Spring Meeting.   

There’s something going on in this city. It’s growing faster than any other in the Midwest -- and most in the U.S. There’s a buzz. Its palpable energy and extraordinary experiences unfailingly wows visitors. Columbus. It’s the nation’s No. 3 fashion capital and home to some of the most imaginative distillers, brewers and bartenders in the world. And it’s the heart of the smart transportation boom.

A renowned center for arts, culture and culinary talent, Columbus lures dreamers and visionaries from coast to coast to take advantage of unending opportunity, support, collaboration and possibility. The city’s quickening pulse is fueled by their fascinating stories.

Experience Columbus and its passionate tourism partners have planned an incredible meeting for our SATW Freelance Council colleagues, helping you explore our city, which is fast becoming known as one of the nation's most creative, forward-thinking and exciting destinations.

Register here for the SATW Freelance Council Meeting and for any pre- and post- tours.

- Registration Fee: $250
- Pre- and Post-Tours: $100-200 per person, per trip (see tour details for exact cost)
- Travel Reimbursement: Experience Columbus has graciously offered a $150 airfare stipend per member who attends the meeting. In addition, Experience Columbus will provide a $50 driving stipend for Freelance Council members driving more than 50 miles to the conference. Both will be reimbursed following their attendance at the conference
- Registration is on a first come, first serve basis, for up to 60 attendees. We will keep a waitlist beyond 60.
- Refund policy: No cancellation with refund after Feb. 25, 2019.

Please raise any questions about the Freelance Council meeting to David Lang, FLC Site Chair at, or at the FLC website's Discussion Board.