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Why Attend Convention?   

  • Watch the best women’s collegiate volleyball in the land as well as outstanding officials.
  • Network with the top professionals in our field, and get to know some great new officiating friends.
  • Engage in a great line-up of educational sessions. A guarantee to better officiating.
  • Reward yourself with a really fun way to end your season!

Interested in Speaking?   

  • PAVO is seeking presenters for this year's convention.  Please complete the Speaker/Presenter Proposal if you are interested.

  • Schedule of Events

    Session Summaries


    Registration Details 

    NOTE: If you are the Chair of a PAVO Affiliated Board, an NCAA DI Conference Coordinator, or a member of the PAVO Hall of Fame, you can register using the Register Now button above.  

    2018 PAVO Officials Convention Online Registration - CLICK TO REGISTER

    •  Contact PAVO Help at PAVOhelp@gmail.com if you experience technical issues with your registration.

    •  Contact Miki Kennedy at pavo@pavo.org or (888) 791-2074 if you have questions about the Convention.

    Choose from two (2) registration packages:

      PAVO Members
    on or before
    11/15/18
    PAVO Members
    after
    11/15/18

    Non-PAVO Members
    on or before
    11/15/18
    Non-PAVO Members
    after
    11/15/18
    Full-Convention Registration*  $250.00 $300.00 $300.00 $325.00
    Includes all PAVO sessions and AVCA Marketplace admittance (dates and times TBA).

    * Requests for convention registration refunds received on or before December 1 will be charged a $25.00 service fee.
    * Requests for convention registration refunds received after December 1 will be charged a $40.00 service fee.

      PAVO Members
    on or before
    11/15/18 
    PAVO Members
    after
    11/15/18
    Non-PAVO Members
    on or before
    11/15/18
    Non-PAVO Members
    after
    11/15/18
    Mini-Convention Registration* $175.00 $200.00 $175.00 $200.00
    Includes PAVO Social and Semifinal Analysis on Friday evening and all Saturday sessions.
    * Requests for convention registration refunds received on or before December 1 will be charged a $25.00 service fee.
    * Requests for convention registration refunds received after December 1 will be charged a $40.00 service fee.

    Extras and Options  

    NCAA Championship Match Tickets**
    Thursday, December 13 (Semifinals) and
    Saturday, December 15 (Championship)

    $92.00 / set

    Tickets are not included with convention registration.
    Each set of tickets includes one ticket for the semifinal matches and one ticket for the championship match.
    Limited quantity available.
    Non-registrants may not place ticket orders through PAVO.

    AVCA/Jostens Coaches Honors Luncheon
    Thursday, December 13
    12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    $45.00 / ticket

    Minneapolis Convention Center Ballroom A

    AVCA All-America/Players-of-the-Year Banquet
    Friday, December 14
    10:45 am to 12:45 pm

    $45.00 / ticket

    Minneapolis Convention Center Ballroom A

    PAVO Guest Attendance
    Friday, December 14
    6:30 pm to 10:00 pm

    $45.00 / ticket

    PAVO Social and Semifinal Analysis.
    Required for NON-convention registrants only, maximum of TWO per registrant.
    ** NOTE: NCAA match tickets are NOT refundable under any circumstances.

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    Hotel Accommodations

    *Looking for a roommate?  Visit the Convention Facebook page and post a request.

    Please note the CANCELLATION POLICY of each hotel.

    Millennium Hotel Minneapolis (PAVO Headquarters) | BOOK NOW* (Limited Availability!)
    Located across the street from the Minneapolis Convention Center and connected by a heated pedestrian walkway.
    1313 Nicollet Mall
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    612-332-6000

    Rate: $109/night + tax for single/double/triple/quad occupancy

    BOOK NOW – Millennium Hotel Minneapolis (Limited Availability!)
    For call-in reservations contact the Millennium reservation line at 866-866-8086 and ask for the American Volleyball Coaches Association rate.
    * The AVCA block at the Millennium includes complimentary internet access in all guest rooms.
    CANCELLATION POLICY - Attendees who reserve rooms at the Millennium Minneapolis will have their credit card charged for one night room and tax in the event of cancelling the reservation.
     
    DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Minneapolis | BOOK NOW*
     Located three blocks and a 6-8 minute walk from the Minneapolis Convention Center; located four blocks and an 8-10 minute walk from the Target Center.

    1101 LaSalle Avenue
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    612-332-6800

    Rate: $119.00/night + tax for single/double/triple/quad

    BOOK NOW - DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Minneapolis
    For call-in reservations contact the hotel directly at 612-332-6800 and ask for the American Volleyball Coaches Association rate.
    *All rooms in the AVCA block at the DoubleTree are suites. The AVCA block includes complimentary internet access for Hilton Honors members.
    CANCELLATION POLICY - attendees who reserve rooms at the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Minneapolis will have their credit card charged for one night room and tax in the event of cancelling the reservation.
     
    NEW! Hilton Minneapolis | BOOK NOW*
    Located two blocks from the Minneapolis Convention Center and connected by a heated pedestrian walkway.

    1001 Marquette Avenue
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    612-376-1000

    Rate: $129.00/night + tax for single/double/triple/quad

    BOOK NOW - Hilton Minneapolis
    For call-in reservations contact the Hilton reservation line at 612-376-1000 and provide discount code SRP - VCA or ask for the American Volleyball Coaches Association rate.
    CANCELLATION POLICY - attendees who reserve rooms at the Hilton Minneapolis will have their credit card charged for one night room and tax in the event of cancelling the reservation.
     
    NEW! Radisson Blu Minneapolis Downtown | BOOK NOW*
    Located one block and a 3-minute walk from the Target Center; located seven blocks and a 20-minute walk from the Minneapolis Convention Center and connected by a heated pedestrian walkway.

    35 South 7th Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55402
    612-339-4900

    Rate: $129.00/night + tax for single/double/triple/quad

    BOOK NOW - Radisson Blu Minneapolis Downtown
    For call-in reservations contact the hotel directly at 612-339-4900 or call the Radisson reservation line at 800-333-3333 and ask for the American Volleyball Coaches Association rate.
    * The AVCA block at the Radisson Blu includes complimentary internet access in all guest rooms.
    CANCELLATION POLICY - attendees who reserve rooms at the Hilton Minneapolis will have their credit card charged for one night room and tax in the event of cancelling the reservation.
     
    NEW! Marquette Hotel by Hilton | BOOK NOW*
    Located three blocks and a 10-minute walk from the Target Center; located five blocks and a 15-minute walk from the Minneapolis Convention Center and connected by a heated pedestrian walkway.

    710 Marquette Avenue
    Minneapolis, MN 55402
    612-333-4545

    Rate: $129.00/night + tax for single/double/triple/quad

    BOOK NOW - Marquette Hotel by Hilton
    For call-in reservations contact the hotel at 800-328-4782 and ask for the American Volleyball Coaches Association rate.
    * The AVCA block at the Marquette includes complimentary internet access in all guest rooms
    CANCELLATION POLICY - attendees who reserve rooms at the Marquette Hotel by Hilton will have their credit card charged for one night room and tax in the event of cancelling the reservation.
     
    Holiday Inn Express Downtown Minneapolis | BOOK NOW(SOLD OUT as of 10/16)
    Located across the street from the Minneapolis Convention Center.
    225 South Eleventh Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55403
    612-341-3300

    Rate: $118/night + tax for single/double/triple/quad occupancy

    BOOK NOW - Holiday Inn Express Downtown Minneapolis (SOLD OUT as of 10/16)
    For call-in reservations contact the hotel directly at 612-341-3300 or call the Holiday Inn reservation line at 800-870-0114 and ask for the American Volleyball Coaches Association rate.
    *The AVCA block at the Holiday Inn Express includes complimentary breakfast and internet access in guest rooms.
    CANCELLATION POLICY - Attendees who reserve rooms at the Holiday Inn Express will have their credit card charged for one night room and tax in the event of cancelling the reservation.
     
    Hilton Garden Inn Minneapolis Downtown | BOOK NOW(SOLD OUT as of 10/16)
     Located one block from the Minneapolis Convention Center.

    1101 4th Avenue South
    Minneapolis, MN 55404
    612-339-6633

    Rate: $119.00/night + tax for single/double/triple/quad

    BOOK NOW - Hilton Garden Inn Minneapolis Downtown (SOLD OUT as of 10/16)
    For call-in reservations contact the Hilton reservation line at 888-853-6917 and ask for the American Volleyball Coaches Association rate.
    *The AVCA block at the Hilton Garden Inn includes complimentary internet access in guest rooms.
    CANCELLATION POLICY - Attendees who reserve rooms at the Hilton Garden Inn Minneapolis Downtown will have their credit card charged for one night room and tax in the event of cancelling the reservation.
     

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    Attractions and Entertainment    

    Visit www.minneapolis.org for more information on what to see and do while visiting Minneapolis.

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    Direct Convention questions to Miki Kennedy, Member Services, PAVO Central Office at pavo@pavo.org or (888) 791-2074.

    Direct technical issues to PAVOhelp@gmail.com.