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Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista
 | Orlando, FL

OCT 19-22, 2018

Early Bird Rates
$550 (Members)
$850 (Non-members)
* Register by September 21!

Regular Rates
$650 (Members)
$850 (Non-members)

Late Registration
$750 (Members)
$850 (Non-members)
Begins October 13, 2018.

* Members save $25 per person when registering 3 or more attendees.

3 Ways to Register


Register Online

By fax or email: Click here to download registration form. Fax to 480.905.0993 or email to glen@beautyschools.org

By phone: Call 800.831.1086




The official schedule will be released soon. Stay tuned!



The official schedule will be released soon. Stay tuned!


Meet Your Exhibitors

Our exhibitors will be announced soon. Stay tuned!


To purchase exhibit space at the 2018 AACS Annual Convention & Expo, become a sponsor or purchase additional name badges here.

For more detailed information specifically for exhibitors – schedules, shipping, A/V – please click here.




Hotel & Travel


Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista


1751 Hotel Plaza Boulevard
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

Experience a relaxing retreat at Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista, an Official Walt Disney World® Hotel. With two heated outdoor pools, a 24-hour fitness center, an arcade and seven dining options, your quick business trip will also be for pleasure. Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista features shuttle service to Disney Theme Parks and Disney Springs, an eclectic mix of unique boutiques, one-of-a-kind eateries and jaw-dropping entertainment will have you wondering where the day went. Enjoy a variety of entertainment venues, shops, and restaurants all located within easy walking distance. Other nearby attractions include Magic Kingdom, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Epcot, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios!



Group Rates starting from $179/night + resort fee
Book by October 3, 2018

Don’t fall victim to a scam. Neither the hotel nor a third-party organizer will contact you to book your hotel room.






When: October 19-22, 2018

Where: Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista
Ideal for: School owners, directors, managers, and marketing/admissions, and financial aid and compliance professionals

Save the Date for the 2018 Annual Convention & Expo. Next fall, industry leaders will meet in Orlando, FL to hold our yearly Membership Meeting and lay the groundwork for 2019.

The 2018 Annual Convention is all about elevating the beauty and wellness education community. We will work together to define our vision and legacy as an association.

As we gather together for the 2018 AACS Annual Convention, we will be concentrating our efforts in effective Admissions and Marketing practices, solidifying a strong school culture through motivation and an experiential environment, emphasizing business strategies for growth, and maintaining compliance with those ever-changing regulations.  We must work together to raise our industry performance through educating students to become competent professionals, responsible members of a broader community and future leaders in our industry.



  • Annual Meeting of the Membership
  • 2018 Board of Directors Election and By-laws Vote
  • Annual Owner’s-only Dinner
  • Regional CEA Educator Program
  • The latest news from Washington, D.C. and your GRC Committee