About Columbus

There's an energy and excitement in Columbus that's going to hit you as soon as you arrive. Big things are happening here, and you're invited to join in. The city is booming, and not just in population. The Columbus Museum of Art added a spectacular new wing, and the Scioto Mile puts 33 acres of new riverfront parkland in the heart of downtown. The innovative food scene melds artisan food producers with imaginative chefs to create meals that are far greater than the sum of their parts. Nationally acclaimed distilleries work together with brewerscoffee roasters and high-end cocktail bars, black box stages, music halls and dive bars to deliver unforgettable nightlifeNeighborhoods on all sides of downtown are bursting with new places to eat and shop, and artists are shaping new areas of the city into dynamic spaces to explore. It's time to get to know the Columbus that grew up when you weren't looking.


Continuing Education Credits

Details coming soon. 

Healthy Food

Included in the registration fee is breakfast, lunch, and breaks on Tuesday and Wednesday, admittance to the keynote, plenary and concurrent sessions.  

Sponsorship and Exhibit Opportunities

Sponsoring and exhibiting are opportunities to build relationships while marketing your company to a highly targeted audience with all having the same mission. BHAC would like to thank our 2017 sponsors, advertisers, and exhibitors for their generous contributions and would like to remind you that opportunities to sponsor, advertise, and exhibit are still available. 


Online registrants will receive immediate confirmations/receipts via email. All other registrants will receive emailed confirmations/receipts of registration once processed. If you do not receive a confirmation, please contact BHAC before the Summit to guarantee receipt of your registration.

Cancellation, Substitution & Refund Policy

Registration cancellations prior to or on April 1 will incur no penalty. Cancellations after April 1 are subject to a $50.00 cancellation fee. Cancellation notices must be sent in writing to BHAC and received by April 15. No refunds will be made on cancellations made after April 15 because committed funds and forfeited fees cannot be applied to future meetings due to IRS reporting requirements.

Substitutions from within the same institution or organization are permitted at no additional cost if received by April 1. After April 1, substitutions are $50. All substitutions must be in writing and accompanied by a completed registration form.


If BHAC cannot hold the 2019 Summit due to acts of God, war, government regulations, disaster, civil disorder or curtailment of transportation facilitating other emergencies making it inadvisable, illegal, or impossible to provide the facilities or to hold the meeting, each prepaid attendee will receive a copy of the Summit handouts and any other materials that would have been distributed. Fixed Summit expenses will be paid from the pre-registration funds. Remaining funds will be refunded to pre-registrants. BHAC is not responsible for any other costs incurred by pre-registrants in connection with the Summit. The views and opinions expressed by presenters are their own and do not necessarily represent those of BHAC. BHAC disclaims any responsibility for the use and application of information presented at this Summit.