November 11-14, 2018

Loews Royal Pacific Orlando

Orlando, Florida



November 11-14, 2018

Loews Royal Pacific Orlando

Orlando, Florida


Registration is now closed

Available onsite beginning Sunday, November 11 at 8:00am.

Onsite registration fees:
Commissioners and Commission Staff: $675
NASUCA and non-member federal and state agencies: $780
All Others: $975

General Information

NARUC 130th Annual Meeting and Education Conference


Hotel Information

Loews Royal Pacific Hotel
6300 Hollywood Way
Orlando, FL 32819


Registration and Information Desk

The NARUC registration and information desk will be open the following hours:

Sunday 8:00 a.m.–6:30 p.m. 

Monday 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. (12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m. Closed for Lunch)

Tuesday 8:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. (12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Closed  for Lunch)

Wednesday 8:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m.


Badge Color Identi?cation

Badges must be worn and visible at all times when attending a NARUC meeting or event.

Blue – Commissioners

Green – Industry

Red – Commission Staff

Tan – NASUCA/Public Interest/Consumer

Groups/Federal/State Agencies (nonmembers)

Purple – Media


Suggested Attire

• Sunday - Wednesday: Business Casual

• Welcome Reception: Business Casual

Meeting rooms have a tendency to be cool. We suggest you bring a sweater or jacket for your comfort.


Continental Breakfast

A continental breakfast will be provided from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Sunday through Wednesday, courtesy of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) in the Oceana Ballroom Foyer.

Event Tickets

Tickets are required from everyone for entry to the NARUC Welcome Reception. There are no additional charges for this event. Tickets will be exchanged at the door for two beverage tickets. See the registration desk for guest ticket information and fees. NARUC encourages all individuals to drink responsibly and not to drink and drive.


Electronic Devices

In consideration of the speakers and your colleagues, please silence all cellular phones and other communication devices while in the sessions. Your cooperation and courtesy is appreciated.

Twitter Users:

Use the #NARUCAnnual18 hashtag when tweeting from our meeting. Follow us at for the latest updates. Please stop by the API table to thank them for keeping you connected.

Conference App

Don’t miss out on the need-to-know information! Download the NARUC Annual Meeting Mobile App. Conveniently review everything you need to know about the Annual Meeting. Enhance your event experience by using the app to view the entire program, connect with other attendees, engage in panel sessions and polls, view speaker profiles, and more right at your fingertips! Stop by the NARUC Registration Help Desk or ask a NARUC staff member if you need assistance downloading the App. Stop by the Deposit Alternative table to thank them for supporting the conference App.

Taping/Video Policy

Unless you receive prior approval from NARUC, only credentialed members of the press are allowed to tape or video NARUC sessions. This policy gives comfort to our speakers and protects NARUC from potential legal action. If you wish to tape or record any portion of the NARUC meeting, please contact Communications Director Regina L. Davis at for permission.


Pre-Registration Policy

Deadline for pre-registration is Tuesday 30, 2018. After this date, registrations must be processed on site at the commencement of the meeting. No faxes or emails will be accepted after this date. You may register on site at the Loews Royale Pacific hotel  beginning on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. Substitutions may be made onsite at any time.

Registration Cancellation/Refund Policy

Cancellation requests received via email by/on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 will be refunded less a $95 processing fee. No refunds will be issued after November 2. Send cancellation notices to  Cancellations by telephone are not valid. Subs