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2020 Midyear Meeting

2/13/2020 to 2/15/2020
When: February 13-15, 2020
Where: Austin, TX - Hilton Austin
500 E 4th St
Austin, TX  78701
United States
Contact: Steve Jones
(312) 988-5353

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You may register for NCBP online through the ABA's portal. Please review these instructions and refer to them during registration: 

  • Search for the registrant's ABA record by ABA ID or E-mail. If a record is not found (or does not exist), you may still register by clicking "start a new registration"
  • Be sure to use the "NABE/NCBP/NCBF or IOLTA" registration option.
  • Continue through the prompts to pick a package, optional event tickets and guest tickets, until registration is complete.
  • Upon completion you will be prompted to reserve housing in the ABA hotel block, if desired. Hilton Austin is the recommended housing option as it is the NCBP host hotel and where most NCBP programming will take place.
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Information subject to change.

Early Registration

available until December 16, 2019
NCBP Registration List

Registration with listing in the NCBP Registration List register by January 24, 2020
Online Registration

 Online Registration available until February 10, 2020

Note: The last day to book your hotel at the ABA rate is January 15, 2020

For more information on housing, see the "Meeting Venue and Accommodations" section below.



NCBP Member Early Registration

NCBP Member Registration (starting Dec. 17, 2019)

Non-member Registration

Registration deadlines and fees subject to change. For registration questions, please contact Steve Jones at

Meeting Information: See 2020 Midyear Meeting program information here.


Things to know about the meeting:

  • The NCBP Clinic is Here to Help! Be sure to take time to meet with NCBP experts who can answer your questions about bar leadership. Walk-ups are welcome, but you can also schedule your time to meet with NCBP Clinic experts prior to the meeting.

  • Be Mindful and Well Throughout the Meeting! NCBP will be offering several opportunities for you to practice wellness at this meeting, including a Mindfulness Room open all day on Friday, August 9, as well as a non-alcoholic “mocktail” at the Thursday Welcome Reception, and a Fun Run on Saturday morning.

  • WiFi: Check the bottom of even-numbered pages of the printed program for the meeting WiFi Information.

  • Friday Programming: Breakfast will not be served on Friday, February 14. Coffee,tea and healthy snacks will be served in the sponsor break room on Friday morning beginning at 10:30 a.m.

  • Sponsors: Take time to visit our sponsors during the scheduled sponsor breaks: thank them for their support, learn about their goods and services, and enter to win great prizes to be raffled during the meeting.

  • The NABE/NCBP/NCBF Registration Desk will close at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 14,and will not be open on Saturday, February 15. Please be sure to take care of any registration issues (purchasing tickets, additional badges, etc.) prior to the desk closing on Friday afternoon.

  • ABA Meeting App: Be sure to download the ABA Meeting App,which can be found in smartphone and tablet apps under ABA Meetings. Here you can information about NABE, NCBP, NCBF and ABA meetings and events while we are in Austin.

  • NABE/NCBP/NCBF Registration Desk: Check the program for registration desk hours. The NABE/NCBP/NCBF Registration Desk can sell tickets for NABE/NCBP/NCBF events, but all tickets for ABA events must be handled by the ABA desk at the JW Marriott Austin. Please see the link to ABA Meetings App for ABA Registration hours.

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Meeting Venue and Accommodations

Meeting Venue: All NCBP business meetings, programming, and events will take place at Hilton Austin, 500 E 4th St, Austin, TX, unless otherwise noted in the program/agenda. 

Hotel Information: The NCBP 2020 Midyear Meeting headquarter hotel is Hilton Austin, 500 E 4th St, Austin, TX. Secure your housing when registering for the meeting.  See the hotel rate sheet for more information - Hotel Deadline is January 15, 2020!

Visiting Austin: See all of the activities happening in Austin.

Transportation: Visit Austin's guide on the Austin Travel page.

Weather: The average high temperature in Austin in February is 65°F and the average low is 45°F.

See the Top 10 Things to Do in Austin!


Cancellation Policy

A nonrefundable processing fee of $50 will be deducted from all registration fees for cancellation, substitutions or transfers. Additional fees will be charged depending upon the date the cancellation request is received. All cancellation requests must be submitted in writing and must include your Badge ID number from your registration confirmation according to the procedures outlined below. On or before January 15, 2020, written requests for cancellations for NABE, NCBP or NCBF registrations may be sent by e-mail to; by fax to 508/743-9603; or by mail to ABA/CDS/onPeak, Austin 2020, 7 Technology Park Dr, Bourne, MA 02532. Requests received by January 15 will be subject to only the $50 fee described above.

Starting January 16, 2020, requests for refunds for NABE, NCBP, or NCBF registrations only must be sent by e-mail to:, ATTN: NABE/NCBP/NCBF 2020 Midyear Meeting Refund. Requests for refunds received January 16 through January 23 will be honored at 50% of the total registration fees and optional events. After January 23, absolutely no requests for refunds will be honored. Fees for ABA events will be refunded according to ABA meeting policy. Visit for ABA Refund Policy.


Interested in sponsoring the Midyear Meeting? Please contact Patrick Palace, Sponsorship Chair, or view sponsorship opportunities on the NCBP Sponsorship Page.