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October 30-31, 2024 | Hilton Columbus Downtown, Columbus, OH

To complete your registration, please answer all questions on the registration form and hit the Submit button on the last page. You will receive an email that confirms your registration. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please contact [email protected].

Early Bird Registration Deadline: Monday, August 5 (rates will increase after this date)

Online Registration Deadline: Monday, October 21

Onsite Registration Available: October 29 – 31

Early Bird Rates

Full Registration

Full registration includes access to all sessions, meeting materials, and advertised meals.

NCE Member*

$ 715

Non-NCE Member

$ 815

One-Day Registration

One-day registration includes access to one day of sessions and advertised meals for that day.

NCE Member*

$ 365

Non-NCE Member

$ 465

*All executive directors of chapters of The Arc get automatic members to NCE. Other chapter staff can join here for a fee. NCE membership is not open to those outside of The Arc’s chapter network. Questions? Contact Abby Baht Israel at [email protected].

Safety & Protocol

The NCE Fall Leadership Institute is committed to producing and delivering exceptional programming while focusing on the health and well-being of our attendees. Do not travel to the NCE Fall Institute if you have a positive test result for any illness. You should not participate in sessions if you become sick any time while attending. Please operate on the assumption that there are others present who are at heightened risk for severe illness and conduct yourself accordingly. By presenting yourself at the registration counter, you are confirming that you have observed the precautions described above.

Accepted Payment Methods

Credit Card: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover

Check: To request an invoice, please email Victoria Vo at [email protected]. The check payment must be received by Wednesday, October 23, 2024, to participate. If you have questions regarding payment, email [email protected].

Checks should be mailed to:

The Arc
Attn: 2024 Fall Leadership Institute
2000 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC  20006

Support and Accommodations

For those who require accessibility accommodations to fully participate in the Fall Leadership Institute, please advise during the registration process for consideration. We cannot guarantee accommodation requests made less than 30 days before the start of the event.

Cancellation Requests

Cancellation Request Deadline: Monday, September 30

To receive a refund (minus a $25 cancellation fee), you must submit a cancellation request in writing to [email protected] by Monday, September 30. No refunds will be issued for requests received after the cancellation deadline.

The Fall Leadership Institute reserves the right to review and refund registration fees it deems appropriate. Refunds will not be given for no-shows. Attendee substitutions are gladly accepted.


Only one transfer is permitted per original registrant. The individual submitting the transfer request is responsible for all financial obligations (any balance due) associated with that substitution.

To transfer your full registration prior to the event, please submit a written request to [email protected]. On-site transfers must be accompanied by proof of the original confirmation email.

Questions? Please email [email protected].


Registration and attendance at, or participation in, the Fall Leadership Institute sessions and networking events constitutes an agreement by the attendee to the use and distribution of the attendee’s image and voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions, and audiotape of such events and activities by the Fall Leadership Institute and other third parties, including but not limited the venue, the host city, and the host CVB, without any compensation or credit to the attendee.

Code of Conduct

The Arc and the National Conference of Executives of The Arc (NCE) are dedicated to providing a safe, productive, and welcoming experience for all Fall Leadership Institute participants. To this end, The Arc and NCE strictly prohibit any act that demeans, menaces, discriminates against, or harasses any Fall Leadership Institute participant, including staff and contractors, based on their sex, gender, gender identity or expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof), creed, veteran status, technology choices, or other characteristic(s). The Arc and NCE expect all event participants to abide by this Code of Conduct while attending any Fall Leadership Institute related sessions and networking events. The Arc and NCE reserve the right to take any action deemed necessary and appropriate, including immediate removal from the meeting without warning or refund, in response to any incident of unacceptable behavior, and reserve the right to prohibit attendance at any future meeting, virtually or in person. If you are the victim of or witness any violation of this Code of Conduct, please contact [email protected].