Current Convention

Current Convention

The Concrete Convention and Exposition is coming to Salt Lake City, UT this spring! All convention events will take place at The Grand America Hotel and The Little America Hotel.

The ACI hotel block at The Grand America Hotel and The Little America Hotel is now open, reserve your room today before it's too late. The ACI room block is expected to sell out early. 

You may register on-site at the ACI registration desk at The Grand America Hotel during the following hours:

ACI Registration—The Grand America Hotel

Saturday, March 24, 2018

2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Sunday, March 25, 2018

7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Monday, March 26, 2018

7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Registration Pricing

Registration Type
Through 2/25/18
After 2/25/18
1-Day Member
1-Day Nonmember

Registration fees cover the cost of meeting room rental, audio visual equipment, coffee breaks, cyber café and wireless hotspot equipment and fees, signs, transportation between venues, pre-convention and on-site materials, registration staff, and materials.

Guest Registration

To process a guest registration, ACI must receive the registration form of the convention attendee along with the guest registration. The guest registration fee includes Guest Hospitality Sunday through Wednesday and attendance at the Opening Reception, Guest Social, Concrete Mixer, and President's Reception. Guest Registration does NOT include attendance to any of the technical sessions or committee meetings.

Student Registration

Attention Students! To qualify for the student rate, you must be a current ACI student member. All students who are not current members of ACI will need to apply for FREE student membership using the link below.

Registration forms will not be accepted at the student rate until your membership application has been processed.

Pre-registration is strongly encouraged!

Not a student member? Student membership is FREE! For more information, click here

Student Lunch

The Student Lunch is free to students who pre-register by February 25, 2018. You must pre-register for the lunch separately to receive a ticket.

Young Professional Registration

There are two opportunities for ACI Young Professionals with less than 8 years of industry experience to win FREE convention registration ($665 value). In addition, the S806 Essay Contest covers travel expenses up to $400. Click here to apply for the spring and/or fall award.

Special Events

You must be a registered attendee to purchase special event tickets (one ticket per attendee or guest). Special events are expected to sell out, so pre-register to ensure a spot for these events. Tickets will be available for purchase on-site, based on availability. 

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be submitted in writing to Carole Berrelez at You may cancel your registration and receive a full refund through February 25, 2018. After February 25, there will be a $100 service charge for attendee cancellations and a $10 service charge for guest registration cancellations. No refunds will be given for convention registration or special events after 3/23/18. Tour tickets are nonrefundable at any time after registration has been processed. For more information on the cancellation policy, or to request a cancellation, please contact ACI Customer Service at +1.248.848.3800.

Name Badges

Only registered attendees with name badges will be permitted to attend ACI functions.

Responsible Drinking Policy

Alcohol will not be served to anyone under the age of 21. All ACI-sponsored receptions will offer nonalcoholic beer and soft drinks.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

ACI conventions are ADA-compliant. Individuals requiring special assistance must contact ACI Event Services for further information. All requests for special accommodations under ADA are handled on a case-by-case basis and must be made allowing enough time for evaluation and appropriate action by ACI.


ACI will take photographs and video during The Concrete Convention and reproduce them in ACI educational, news, or promotional material—whether in print, electronic, or other media—including the ACI Web site. By participating in the ACI Concrete Convention, you grant ACI the right to use your name, photograph, and biography for such purposes.

ACI Convention App

The ACI Convention App has all the information you need for the week ahead, right at your fingertips. Updated session and committee schedules; exhibitor and sponsor information; floor plans, and more are all available through the app. More information on how to download the convention app is coming soon.

Convention News

Salt Lake City Preview

The Convention Preview is now available for download.

Convention Guest Program

The Convention Guest Program now available for download.

First-Time Attendee Guide

This guide for first-time attendees will help you prepare and navigate your first ACI Convention.

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