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through July 21
Advanced
July 22 - Sept. 18
Onsite
Sept. 18 - Event End
Full Conference
(Member/Nonmember)
$395/$595 $445/$645 $695/$1,095
Networking Event* $100 $100 $100
SPI, ESI, and Smart Energy Week Upgrade** $200 $445 $495

Full Conference: Includes access to education sessions, exhibits, networking breaks, breakfast, and lunch as served.

*1 ticket is included with a Full Conference pass; this is the price for an additional ticket.

**Community Solar Power Summit attendees have the option to upgrade their pass to attend the Smart Energy Week Full Conference education program for an additional $200. This includes access to the Full Conference education program, show floor education, and the full exhibition on Wednesday, September 22 only. This pass does not include any networking event tickets such as the Opening Reception, Block Party, or Women in Solar reception. 

Students/Non-profits

Students: Students must be enrolled in a full-time course of study at a college or university and must submit a copy of their college ID and college advisor’s contact information to receive the discounted promotional code. Please submit documentation to customerservice@sets.solar to receive the discounted code. 

Non-profits: To be eligible to receive the discounted rate, your organization must be recognized as a charitable, nonprofit, non-governmental organization in the country where you are located, and you must provide proof of employment. This could be a check stub, or company letterhead stating the 501c status of the organization and noting that you do indeed work for the organization. Please submit this information to customerservice@sets.solar and you will receive the promotional code entitling you to receive the discounted rate.  

Press: Members of the press are eligible to receive a complimentary pass. Only those who work on behalf of a media outlet that are editors or writers will be eligible for a pass (analysts will not be approved as press). Please submit two recent articles, credentials, and your reason for wanting to attend as press to Tim Morris.


Membership Information

Members of the Coalition for Community Solar Access (CCSA), Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA), and premium members of Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) are eligible to register at the member rate. All membership will be verified and must be in good standing from the time of registration for Community Solar Summit 2021 leading up to the actual event. To receive the discounted member rate via the online registration system, registrants must be a member by Thursday, September 16, 2021 at 5:00 pm ET.  For memberships completed after this deadline, to receive the discounted member rate onsite, you must provide proof of membership.   

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Registration Policy

  • Registrations will only be processed online with a credit card. Registrants must agree to event Terms & Conditions, including COVID health & safety standards. 
  • Registration confirmations will be emailed. 
  • Registrations will not be accepted via telephone, mail, or fax, but SETS Customer Service will offer assistance to potential attendees with the online registration process. 
  • Registration rate quotes are in U.S. dollars. Checks must be payable in U.S. dollars and drawn on a U.S. bank. 
  • Attendees with questions regarding conference registration including any changes to attendee registration, please call the please contact 800-748-4736 or +1 508-743-8522 (International) during business hours (Monday-Friday, 9am - 6pm ET). You may also email us at spi@xpressreg.net. 

Payment Policy

Credit Card: If an attendee pays with a credit card and the payment is approved, the registration will immediately become active, and the attendee will receive a confirmation email. 


Cancellations and Refunds

  • Substitutions are allowed by individuals within the same company, prior to the event or onsite.  Once a substitution has been made, the original registration will no longer be valid. Substitutions after a badge has already been picked up onsite are strictly prohibited.
  • Cancellations received and time-stamped or post-marked after August 25, 2021 will not be eligible for a refund.
  • Cancellation of a registration does not cancel an attendee’s hotel reservation.  Individuals are responsible for cancelling their own hotel reservations.
  • All registration cancellations must be submitted in writing to customerservice@sets.solar. The e-mail date will be the date of the cancellation request if the cancellation falls on a deadline and the amount refunded is disputed. All cancellation requests must state the reason for cancellation. We will not accept cancellations without a detailed explanation included.
  • In the event the conference is cancelled, Solar Energy Trade Shows, LLC`s liability is limited to the refund of the conference registration only. The last day to make registration changes before arriving in New Orleans is September 16, 2021 at 5:00 pm (EDT).  Please note that if you do not make this deadline then you will be able to update your record onsite at the meeting.

Suitcasing/Outboarding

Solar Power Events restricts exhibitors from hosting or participating in competing or conflicting events or activities that occur during official show hours. Exhibitors violating this policy will be subject to cancellation of their booth without refund and may not be invited to participate in future Solar Power Events exhibitions. Booth Personnel are not permitted to promote the exhibiting company outside the contracted exhibit space. All marketing must remain within the contracted exhibit space. Marketing materials may not be placed on conference tables or other areas that are not within the boundaries of the booth, both inside and outside of the exhibit hall. Show management reserves the right to remove individuals or discard display materials that do not comply with these guidelines. Solar Power Events has a zero-tolerance policy regarding suit casing. Please note that while all meeting attendees are invited to the exhibit floor, any attendee who is observed to be soliciting business in the aisles or other public spaces, or in another company's booth, will be asked to leave immediately. 

What is suit casing? Suit casing is a business practice in which unethical companies will gain access to an event by obtaining some type of event credential (attendee badge, expo-only badge, etc.) and then solicit business in the aisles or other public spaces used for the conference. This practice skirts the support of the organizer and the industry. 

What can you do? Please report any violations you observe to the exhibits manager, other Solar Power Events staff, or conference security. The exhibits manager will investigate all complaints of suit casing. Solar Power Events recognizes that suit casing may also take the form of commercial activity conducted from a hotel guest room or hospitality suite, a restaurant, or any other public place in proximity to our event. For the purposes of this policy, suit casing violations may occur at venues other than the exhibition floor and at other events. It is for this reason Solar Power Events must be informed of any hospitality suites, and expressed consent must be given prior to the event. 


Solar Power Events Code of Conduct

SETS is committed to providing a friendly, safe and welcoming environment for all, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, ability, race, ethnicity, religion, national origin, or other protected characteristics. We expect all attendees, media, speakers, volunteers, venue staff, and exhibitors to help us ensure a safe and positive experience for everyone. This Code of Conduct outlines our expectations for behavior, as well as the consequences for unacceptable behavior. 

Be considerate, respectful, and collaborative. Refrain from demeaning, discriminatory, or harassing behavior and speech Be mindful of your surroundings and of your fellow participants. Alert event venue security or SETS staff if you notice a dangerous or harassing situation or someone in distress. 

UNACCEPTABLE CONDUCT: All who participate in the event deserve respectful treatment, regardless of the capacity in which they are attending. Unacceptable behaviors include: intimidating, harassing, abusive, discriminatory, derogatory, or demeaning conduct by any attendee, speaker, partner, exhibitor, or volunteer of the event or related event activities. Solar Power Events defines harassment to include: offensive verbal comments related to gender, sexual orientation, race, religion, national origin, gender identity, or disability; use of nudity and/or sexual images in public spaces (including presentation slides); deliberate intimidation, stalking or unwelcome following; harassing photography or recording; sustained disruption of talks or other events; unwelcome physical contact or sexual attention. Attendees often combine professional activities with social interaction and while Solar Power Events encourages such networking and strengthening of connections between participants, Solar Power Events reserves the right to remove anyone whose social attentions become unwelcome to an attendee or exhibitor, who appears inebriated and who engages in conduct that interferes with the ability of other attendees and/or exhibitors to participate in and enjoy the event. Event participants are not permitted to bring firearms to the event. 

CONSEQUENCES OF UNACCEPTABLE BEHAVIOR: Unacceptable behavior will not be tolerated at the events whether by (including but not limited to) attendees, media, speakers, volunteers, organizers, venue staff, sponsors, or exhibitors. Anyone asked to stop unacceptable behavior is expected to comply immediately. Solar Power Events, at its discretion, may bar those who violate this code from continued attendance or participation in some or all of the events, without refund of any fees paid, and may in appropriate circumstance bar violators of this code from attendance or participation of future events. 


Liability, Hold Harmless

Registrant acknowledges and agrees that SETS shall not be liable for any claims, losses, damages, death, injuries, communicable disease, illness, or other liability which may be sustained by any person who may be on the premises for the Event, including but not limited to any agent, employee, representative or guest of the registrant, or any other person or entity. The registrant agrees that it will hold harmless SETS from any and all claims, losses, damages, death, injuries, communicable disease, illness, or other liability whatsoever, whether to property, person or otherwise, that may arise in connection with attendance at the Event. 

In no event will SETS be liable to the registrant, whether in contract or tort, for any amount in excess of the fees paid by registrant. In no event shall SETS be liable, whether in contract or tort, for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, punitive or special damages or awards, including but not limited to lost profits. 

Media & Photography

On-site, media, photographers, videographers, and others will be in attendance. Participants grant Solar Energy Trade Shows LLC and Solar Power Events the right to use participants’ name, image and likeness, including but not limited to any photographs, audio recording, or video taken during show, for marketing purposes. 


Terms & Conditions

I acknowledge that I participate in SETS events and activities at my own risk, and I agree to hold harmless, release, and discharge SETS, Solar Energy Industries Association, Smart Electric Power Alliance, Coalition for Community Solar Access, and any sponsors or providers to any of them, from any and all claims, actions, damages, losses, costs, expenses and liability of any kind, including but not limited to any personal injury or property damage claims, liquor or dram shop claims, intellectual property infringement claims, privacy or security claims, and/or contract claims, that may arise out of my attendance at or participation in a SETS event or activity.


General

Solar Energy Trade Shows LLC and Solar Power Events reserves the right to change, amend, add or remove any of the above Terms & Conditions in its sole discretion and without prior notice. If one or more of the conditions outlined in these Terms & Conditions should become invalid, the remaining conditions will continue to be valid and apply. These Terms & Conditions apply to all event participants (attendees, speakers, sponsors, exhibitors). 

The views expressed by any event attendee, speaker, exhibitor, or sponsor are not necessarily those of Solar Energy Trade Shows, Solar Power Events, SEIA, SEPA, or our stakeholders.  All attendees, speakers, exhibitors, and sponsors are solely responsible for the content of all individual or company presentations, marketing collateral, and/or advertising.