$100 – $640

Midwest African Student Organization Conference 2018 #MASOCon18

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St. Louis University

1 N Grand Blvd

St.Louis, MO 63103

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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MASO is a three-day event that is geared towards discussing the major problems of the African continent and coming up with solutions on how to effectively break the common stereotypes associated with the African continent. It’s a mixture of discussions, social interactions and entertainment all in one weekend. This conference will help you build better leadership within your respective organizations, attain a better understanding of Africa and the African diaspora, and create long-lasting friendships and professional relationships.

Official MASO Website: https://www.masoconference.weebly.com

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Elegance awaits at Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel. Not only do we pride ourselves as the only Renaissance hotel in Missouri, we also provide for your seamless travels. Take our complimentary shuttle to and from St. Louis Lambert International Airport. Create unforgettable memories when you explore the Scottrade Center, University of Missouri-St. Louis and Delmar Loop close by. When you're ready to unwind, settle into our modern rooms. Our plush bedding, stylish décor, and convenient room service help to create a luxurious stay. Worked up an appetite? Treat your taste buds to delectable American cuisine at our on-site restaurant. For our active travelers, maintain your exercise regime at our fitness center and pools. Whether you're visiting for business or leisure, Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel provides for your utmost relaxation.

In an imposing curved building, this casual airport hotel is 2.4 miles from Lambert Main TRML Metrolink Station, 6 miles from Lambert-St. Louis Airport and 11 miles from Downtown.

The bright rooms feature a flat-screen TV with premium channels, desks with ergonomic chairs, and coffeemakers. Wi-Fi is available for free, while upgraded rooms provide access to a lounge with complimentary mid-day snacks and drinks.

Due to limited Hotel availability, there will be no extensions on dates. 75 Doubles and 20 Singles.

MASO Exclusive Amenities Include:

Free Wifi ($10 per day)

Free Parking ($12 per day)

Complimentary Airport Shuttle (24/7)

  • Shuttle Phone: +1-314-429-1100

Hospitality/ Late Night Chill spot - Penthouse Ballroom (on the 12th Floor, Open all weekend)

Address: 9801 Natural Bridge Rd, St. Louis, MO 63134

Hotel Website: http://www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-photos/stlsa-renaissance-st.-louis-airport-hotel/

Registration Details:

Group Registration is for ASA's / groups who already have a preset list of attendees. The other option allows you to split the cost of a hotel room between 4 people.

Example: You and your friend would like to stay together but, don't have 2 other people to split the room with. Select the (4 people max) option, list your friend's name in that section on the order form. The additional two people will be selected by you based on preferences / a groupchat full of other students looking for roommates.

If you don't want to share a room with 4 people but would rather 2-3 people or an individual room please email: register.masocon@gmail.com. ROOMS ARE LIMITED. First Come First Serve.

Registration Timeline:

Early Bird April 8th – May 6th (4 weeks)

Regular May 20th – July 1st (6 weeks)

Late July 14th – August 3rd (3 weeks)


What is included in registration?

MASO 2018 Gear, Food (4 Meals), Conference Materials, Coupons to local merchants in the STL Area, Professional Headshots, Parties and Social Activities.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

The conference is open to all ages.

The after parties are open to anyone 18+

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There will be parking available at both the hotel and at SLU. The city of St.Louis has MetroLink and MetroBus, Taxi's and MASO has Uber/Lyft Codes.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Contact MASO Executive with all event, conference and etc. questions at Masoconference@gmail.com

Contact MASO Registration with all registration and hotel questions at Register.masocon@gmail.com

What's the refund policy?

April 8th - June 8th (Full Refund)

June 9th - July 9th (50% Refund)

No Refunds Available after July 9th.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

We will accept both printed and electronic tickets.

Can I update my registration information?

You can update your registration information using Eventbrite. Please contact register.masocon@gmail.com on any changes you have made.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Unfortunately, are not transferable.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

The name on the ticket must match the name of the attendee. Contact register.masocon@gmail.com with any questions or special accommodations.

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