Registration Rates

Registration Rates

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Registration is NOT YET OPEN. Look for an announcement and a link on this page coming in late spring 2018! In the meantime, want to keep up-to-date on Forum news, including fellowship opportunities? Please subscribe to the Forum Newsletter!


DLF Forum registration includes meals! Your ticket will cover three continental breakfasts, two hot lunches, frequent coffee/snack breaks, and the conference reception. In addition, DLF member institutions will receive one code for a free Forum registration, sent via email to DLF’s main contact when registration opens. Not sure who will receive your institution’s code? Email

  • DLF Member Organization Representative: $0 (one coupon code per institution; use it or lose it by August 7th!)
  • Forum Presenter (members or non-members; acceptances go out in June and a spot will be held for you): $450
  • DLF Member:
    • Early bird: $475
    • Regular: $500 (after September 18th)
  • Non-DLF Member:
    • Early bird: $750
    • Regular: $775 (after September 18th)
  • Reduced “Out-of-Pocket” Rate: $300 (to help ease costs for attendees who are not funded by an institution and are paying completely out-of-pocket, we are offering a limited number of reduced rate tickets; please register at this rate on the honor system if you receive no outside/institutional support)

Prices are in USD. A list of current DLF Member Institutions can be found here.

Affiliated Events

  • Learn@DLF (#LearnatDLF): $100
    • October 14, 2018
    • A new pre-conference event structured entirely as a workshop day, full of engaging, hands-on sessions, to be announced soon
    • Includes breakfast, lunch, and coffee breaks
  • NDSA’s Digital Preservation 2018 (#digipres18): $200
    • October 17-18, 2018
    • Annual conference for the National Digital Stewardship Alliance
    • Includes continental breakfast, hot lunch, coffee breaks, and reception
    • A limited number of student tickets ($150) will also be available


Cancellation Policy

All 2018 DLF Forum cancellations and requests for refunds must be made in writing. Please email your request to A full refund minus a $25 service fee is available until September 21. No refunds will be available starting October 1.  


If you have any questions or issues, please email!