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Regular rate for DESHRM/DelMarVa Members after June 30, 2018


Regular rate for SHRM At-Large Members includes 2019 membership (after June 30, 2018)


Regular rate for Non-members (after June 30, 2018)


*Student Rate available

See below

** Team discounts available

See below

*** Members in transition discounts available

See below



*Student Rate provides full access to the 2018 Conference. To qualify to use this special rate you must meet the following qualifications: you must be a full time HR student, or working part time and pursing a degree in HR, be a local SHRM chapter Student member, and provide us with your school schedule when registering. Additionally, you must commit to working one (1) two (2) hour shift as assigned at the conference.

**A Team Discount is available for groups of 3 or more registering from the same company, at the same time, and paying with one credit card, save $40 per registration off the individual attendee rate at the time of registration. Includes reserved premium seating at all general sessions.

*** To qualify for the members in transition discounted rate you must be an approved member in transition with one of the local SHRM chapters.  Additionally, you must commit to working one (1) two (2) hour shift as assigned at the conference.

For more information on regarding any of our special discounted rates please contact Laurie Sample at


What is included in the Conference Registration?

Your conference registration includes all conference-planned receptions, meals and breaks as well as entertainment.  Be sure to indicate any dietary restrictions when registering. 

  • Access to multiple Keynote addresses
  • Access to multiple Mega Sessions
  • Access to all concurrent sessions
  •  Breakfast: Thursday & Friday
  • Lunch: Thursday & Friday
  • Thursday evening: Cocktail Mixer & book signing with Keynote Speakers
  • Both days: AM&PM beverage & snack breaks
  • 20% Toppers Spa discount
  • 15% Shoppes at the Colonnade discount
  • $25 Free Slot Play (first time Capital Club Members only)


Cancellation/Returned Check Policy:

All cancellation requests must be submitted in writing and will be assessed a $75 administrative fee. Cancellations made prior to August 1, 2018 will receive a full refund, less the administrative fee. Cancellations made after August 1, 2018 are non-refundable. However, the attendee may transfer/assign their registration to another person at no charge if we are notified by October 1, 2018.

 To transfer your registration to another person, please  contact Laurie Sample at

 All cancellation requests must be made in writing by email to  Refunds will be paid by check within 30 days of approval.

 Should a check be returned to DESHRM as NSF, a service charge of $50 will be assessed along with the cost of the event attendance.


Conference Location:

Dover Downs Hotel & Casino

1131 N DuPont Hwy

Dover, DE 19901



Relax, unwind, and recharge at this amazing resort.  Dover Downs is Delaware’s leading luxury casino hotel and offers the area’s largest variety of entertainment options including live harness racing, fabulous dining options, including a AAA rated four diamond hotel, 24-hour gaming including live table games, unique shopping and a luxurious spa.  Dover Downs Hotel and Casino’s amenities and activities offer something for everyone.

To check out Dover Downs Hotel & Casino click here!



Hotel Accommodations:

The 2018 Delaware State SHRM Conference has a room block at the Dover Downs Wednesday, October 31, 2018 – Friday, November 2, 2018.

Availability: Rooms are available for attendees on a first come first serve basis until the rooms are sold out.

The conference block is based on two-night stay (October 31st – Nov 2nd)


Special Conference Room Rates: Deluxe room rate $119.00/night plus $7.00 per night resort fee & 8% state occupancy tax.  This rate is only guaranteed through October 11, 2018. Room rates apply to attendees, speakers, and exhibitors!


Staying over one night, November 1.   Book online for $99 + tax & fees (equals approx. $113.90)


Normal room rate

Oct 31st  $129.00 (146.32 w/ taxes & fees)

Nov 1st   $  99.00 ($113.90 w/ taxes & fees)



*Call Dover Downs Hotel VIP Services at 800.711.5882

*Reference Group Code GSHR18

*Book reservation by October 11th to be guaranteed conference rate


Deposit: A deposit is required at the time of booking

Check-In/Check-Out: Check-in time 4:00 PM and check-out 11:00 AM.

Cancellations: Resort cancellation policies apply


Speakers & Sponsors:

Please contact the Reservations Department directly to secure your rooms.  You will be responsible for payment of all room charges, taxes & fees as agreed.



Please contact the Reservations Department directly to secure your rooms.  You will be responsible for payment of all room charges, taxes & fees as agreed.


Nearest Airport:

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

Baltimore-Washington Airport (BWI)


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