Registration for the 72nd Annual General Meeting of the American Society of
Questioned Document Examiners and joint meeting with the Australasian
Society of Forensic Document Examiners, Inc. has begun. Use the form linked
to this page to register with a credit card for the 2014 meeting, make your
banquet selections, and order extra banquet tickets. The same form is used
by both members and invited guests. Registration for the meeting includes
admission to all social receptions, scientific sessions, one banquet ticket,
and a compilation of the 2014 conference papers on a USB Flash Drive.
Registration fees are below.
This year, you can also use the form to register for a separate Foster +
Freeman VSC Techniques Workshop that will be taught from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
on Friday, August 15. A separate registration fee of $100 applies. The class
is limited to 30 attendees, so you should register early to ensure you
receive a seat.
In addition, use the registration form to register for a special
activity that has been planned for spouses and family accompanying
ASQDE/ASFDE members and guests. For only $10 per person (regularly $27.00),
attendees enjoy a tour of Pearl Harbor, the USS Arizona Memorial, Punchbowl,
Iolani Palace, Kawaiahao Church, and learn about the area geology, history,
and native species. The tour will take place from 6:00 am to noon on
Tuesday, August 12.
The ASQDE uses PayPal for all credit card transactions. You do need a
PayPal account to use this form. If you are having problems with the PayPal
possible reasons. If you don't want to use PayPal, and want to pay by check
or need to use a purchase order, you can complete our
PDF Registration Form,
which can be mailed to the address on the registration form. Credit
cards can only
be used when registering online through PayPal.
Attendance at the ASQDE/ASFDE joint meeting is limited to members and
invited guests. Regular, Life, and Corresponding Members of the ASQDE may
guest invitation from the Secretary. ASFDE members may also invite
Trainees and students may register at a reduced rate.
Trainees are individuals who have not yet completed their basic training as
a forensic document examiner. Students are full-time college students
who have not yet entered the field of forensic document examination.
If there is a question as to whether an individual qualifies for this
reduced rate, the decision of the ASQDE Executive Committee is final.
Registration rates appear below. All prices quoted are in U.S.
Early (by 7/8/14)
Late (7/9/14 - 8/1/14)
Door (8/2/14 or later)
All requests for cancellation must be sent to the
Nanette Davis, ASQDE Executive Assistant in writing via fax or e-mail.
Telephone cancellations are not accepted. If registration is cancelled, fees
will be refunded as listed below. The refund policy and deadlines applies to
the Foster + Freeman VSC Techniques Workshop registration as well.
Prior to 7/8/14 - Full refund, less $25.00 administrative
7/9/14 - 7/22/14 - 75% refund
7/23/14 - 8/1/14 - 50% refund
8/2/14 or later - No refunds
After completing the registration form fields, click on the
"Add to Cart" button. The PayPal website will open in a new window. Check
to make sure that your registration information is correct.
To register for the Foster + Freeman VSC Techniques Workshop, the family
activity, or order extra banquet tickets, click on the "continue shopping
button" to return to the registration form. Make your additional
selections from the appropriate menu and then click the "Add to Cart" button
below that menu. Once your order is complete, click the "Proceed to
Checkout" button in the PayPal shopping cart to complete the remainder of
If you are registering on behalf of someone else (such as an agency
representative registering their employee(s) for the meeting), please note
that this form does not provide for a space to enter the name of the
registrant. You will need to enter the attendee's name as it is to appear on
the nametag once you go to the PayPal screen. If for some reason you do not
see this field, please send a confirming email to
Nanette Davis, ASQDE Executive Assistant and advise her of the name of
the person attending so she can match it to the registration.
If you are not an ASQDE/ASFDE member, do not register
for the meeting until you have received a written invitation from the ASQDE
Secretary. Registrations made without a written invitation from the
Secretary will result in a cancellation of the registration and a $25.00
administrative fee will be deducted from the amount refunded to the credit
When you have read the contents of this page, click the button below to
proceed to the registration form.