March 2000 AAOS Report
On-line registration lifts Annual Meeting numbers
Registration totals for the Academy's 2000 annual meeting are far ahead of last year, with more members using the Internet to register. For the third year, the Academy provided online registration for the meeting, which is easier, faster and more convenient. According to staff, the increases span all registration categories of members and nonmembers. For the 2000 meeting, 10,889 participants had registered, compared to 8,170 in 1999. As of Feb. 15. 4,741 participants had registered online, more than double the 2,071 registered online last year.