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2019 API Excise Tax Forum

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When: June 11, 2019 - June 12, 2019

Where: Westin Houston Memorial City, Houston, Texas

Open for Registration Details

Sponsor Application and Agreement

Fax to 202-682-8222 

Application Deadline: May 17, 2019

Artwork Deadline: May 17, 2019


Opportunity  Cost Availability Sponsor
Tuesday AM Coffee Break $3,000 Available
Tuesday Luncheon $5,000 SOLD Thomson Reuters
Tuesday PM Coffee Break $3,000 SOLD Alavara
Tuesday Reception $5,000 SOLD iGen Fuels 
Wednesday AM Coffee Break $3,000 Available
Wednesday Luncheon $5,000 SOLD Ryan
Wednesday PM Coffee Break $3,000 Available
Lanyards  $3,000 SOLD KSM

Westin Houston Memorial City
945 Gessner
Houston, Texas 77024
Online Reservations
Call: 281-501-4300 or 1-800-228-3000
Room Rate: $189 Single or Double Occupancy, Mention API Group Rate
Reservation Deadline: May 21, 2019 or until room block is sold out

Avoid Housing Scams

Note: API has not contracted with any third party for hotel arrangements and will not call or email you directly to make housing arrangements on your behalf.

Should you receive a call or email from a third-party provider, please collect as much information as you can and let us know immediately. “Room Poachers” have been known to act as representatives of API, or authorized providers of API, to offer room discounts or alternative accommodations to our attendees – often to the attendee’s detriment. These companies are not affiliated with API, and reservations made through these companies for our meeting cannot be guaranteed.

How It Works

This deceptive practice (called “room poaching”) is carried out by third‐party companies that act as travel agencies, wholesalers, or even API to solicit registrants for room reservations. The poacher might inform registrants that the hotel room block is “sold out,” and that if you do not book with them immediately, you may not get a room. Room poachers make it more difficult for us to meet our room block commitments, and expose us to penalties and increased room rates for our events. Room poachers often don’t deliver on promises to customers. When customers arrive, reservations are non‐existent or the hotels are not conveniently located. Sometimes the rooms have been cancelled and hefty cancellation fees have been placed on the customer’s credit card.

Don’t Be Deceived

If you are contacted by anyone asking if you need a room for the API Conference, please get as much information as you can (their name, company name, phone number, etc.) and pass it along to Always make your room reservation directly with the information provided by API or a trusted source.

API will use all legal means possible to prevent these groups from operating.

Please contact with any questions.