Please keep the following in mind when planning your registration

  • All meal events can be purchased a la carte for guests
  • All meal events are planned to include options for vegan diets and gluten allergies.  Please share specific dietary needs with Conference Manager, Chris Forillo after you have registered.

 Welcome Mixer

Tuesday, March 13, 2018, from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Westin Boston Waterfront 

Gather in the foyer after you pick up your registration materials and connect with old friends and new!  Cash Bar and plenty of space to meet-up with friends, double check your schedule and make plans for the week!  ALL NEW ATTENDEES are encouraged to connect with our First-Time Attendee Committee Greeters who will make sure no one eats alone! (unless you want to)

Continental Breakfasts

A casual Continental Breakfast will be served at the Westin Boston Waterfront

Wednesday, March 14, 2018, from 7:00 am – 8:30 am 
Thursday, March 15, 2018, from 7:00 am – 8:30 am 
Friday, March 16, 2018,  from 7:30 am – 10:00 am Breakfast with the Board  – the 2018 SAMA General Meeting 
Saturday, March 17, 2018, from 7:00 am – 9:30 am  

Continental Breakfast is included in the Registration Package and can be added as an a la carte for Guests.

A la carte Tickets: $20 per day advance, $25 onsite each. NO SAMA BREAKFAST ON TUESDAY or SUNDAY

Buffet Lunches

A casual Buffet Lunch will be served at the Westin Boston Waterfront

Friday, March 16, 2018, from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Saturday, March 17, 2018, from 12:00 pm 1:00 pm

Buffet Lunch is included in the Registration Package and can be added as an a la carte for Guests.

A la carte Tickets: $55 per day advance, $65 onsite. NO SAMA LUNCHES ON  TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY or SUNDAY

Volunteer Appreciation Reception

Thursday, March 15, 2018, from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Westin Boston Waterfront 

All volunteers are invited to a special reception with SAMA Board of Trustees and Staff to toast the end of another great conference week!




Mosaic Art Salon Silent Auction

Thursday, March 15, 2018
7:00pm – 9:00pm Mosaic Art Salon  and Auction, Bidding ends approximately at 8:30pm
Westin Boston Waterfront

Delicious reception fare and beverages will be served with cash bar. Click HERE for more information on participating as an exhibiting Salon Artist.

Attendance to this event is included in the Registration Package and can be added as an a la carte item for Guests.

A la carte Event Tickets: Mosaic Art Salon Auction  $45 advance / $55 onsite.

Mosaic Art Salon Artists Participation Fee: $35 (must be added to your registration to obtain a spot)

Mosaic Arts International 2018 Artist Reception

Friday, March 16, 2018, 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Boston Society of Architects and Society of Arts + Crafts

This private reception for SAMA members and guests is a unique opportunity to view Mosaic Arts International 2018 and celebrate our Member Artists. Light Reception Fare and cash bar available.

This event is included in the Registration Package and Guest Tickets are available.  Transportation will be provided HOWEVER, these venues are within walking distance of the Westin!

Guest Tickets: $55 advance / $75 onsite

Closing Night Party

Saturday, March 17, 8:00pm – 12:00am 
Westin Boston Waterfront

THE PLACE TO BE in Boston on Saturday Night to celebrate another inspirational year is the infamous Closing Night party!  Cash Bar and LIVE DJ for dancing into the night!  This will be a party that you won’t want to miss!