AVAA Annual Training Conference


Alabama Veterans Affairs Association (AVAA) is excited to announce that our 2022 Annual Training Conference will be 100% on-site!

We are returning to the Orange Beach Event Center (at The Wharf) in Orange Beach, Alabama

 Monday, October 31 through Thursday, November 3, 2022


Conference registration will be open Friday, April 1, 2022 - Thursday, September 1, 2022 with payment due by September 1, 2022 to complete your registration. 


There will not be an on-site payment option for this conference. 


Conference registration rates

AVAA membership and conference (Alabama schools):

includes $75 membership per attendee:

$325 by September 1, 2022


Non-AVAA membership (schools outside Alabama):

$325 by September 1, 2022


If you choose to cancel your paid registration, refunds will be processed, less an administrative fee of 10%. The last date to request a refund is September 1, 2022*.  

*In the event a registrant is not able to attend after the September 1, 2022 deadline, a replacement attendee may be substituted with notification submitted to the Conference Operations Manager no later than October 15, 2022.

*AVAA shall not be liable to the attendee for any damages, costs or loss incurred such as transportation, accommodations or financial losses. 


The designated conference hotel is Spring Hill Suites Orange Beach at The Wharf and is conveniently located only a few steps away from the conference center. 

Group rates for Spring Hill Suites Orange Beach at The Wharf are $119 to $159 (plus applicable taxes) for the AVAA Conference room block.  The last day to book at Spring Hill Suites Orange Beach at The Wharf and receive the AVAA Conference rate is September 1, 2022.

Once the room block is filled all other reservations will be at the current hotel rate.

Booking your hotel reservation early is recommended.  

You may also take advantage of several other hotel offerings nearby the Wharf area and the beach front is only a few miles away for those that prefer to stay gulf side.




We are truly excited to serve and train together!


The AVAA Executive Board