SAH 2020 Annual International Conference Refunds


The Society of Architectural Historians has cancelled its 73rd Annual International Conference in Seattle, April 29–May 3, 2020, and is transitioning to a virtual conference. Registration for the virtual conference will be $100. Information about how to participate in the virtual conference will be announced as soon as details are finalized.

Full conference registrants have the following options:

  1. Transfer registration to the Virtual Conference ($100 registration) and receive a refund for the remaining balance. SAH Membership is non-refundable.
  2. Transfer registration to the Virtual Conference ($100 registration) and donate the remaining balance to SAH.
  3. Refund registration (no virtual conference attendance). SAH Membership is non-refundable.
  4. Donate registration to SAH. (no virtual conference attendance)

What items are refundable?

  • Conference registration
  • Tours & Ticketed Events 
    • Opening Night Social Hour Guest Ticket(s)
    • SAH Awards Reception
    • SAH Closing Night Event
    • Conference Tours (will be automatically refunded via Eventbrite)
  • Book of Abstracts

SAH is waiving the $50 administrative fee for all cancellations received between March 10, 2020, and April 22, 2020.

What items are non-refundable?

  • SAH membership

How do I request a refund?

All refund requests must be submitted to the SAH office by April 22, 2020. Those who have not submitted a refund request by April 22, 2020, will have their registration transferred to the Virtual Conference ($100) and receive a refund for the remaining balance, less an administrative fee of $50. SAH membership is non-refundable.

When will I receive my refund?

SAH will process refunds in the order received and make every effort to process refunds in a timely manner. Refunds will be credited to the card used to make the original purchase. Eventbrite/tour ticket refunds will be processed by March 18, 2020. All other refunds will be processed no later than June 1, 2020.


SAH thanks The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
for its operating support.
Society of Architectural Historians
1365 N. Astor Street
Chicago, Illinois 60610