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Assistance Dogs International Conference 2018

Conference registration now open

Can Do Canines are hosting the ADI conference on August 19-22, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota.

Click here for more information about the 2018 ADI Conference plus conference & hotel room registrations

The conference is for ADI Accredited Members and Candidate programs only.

Vendors Needed

The ADI Conference is held every two years around the world for our member organizations to educate our members on the latest developments and initiatives in the assistance dog industry as well as to share best practices. It is also one of the few times our members get the opportunity to network and learn directly from each other.

It is a great opportunity for your business to showcase your products and services, and talk to representatives from our member organizations. ADI has over 166 member organizations worldwide. Please consider attending our conference as a sponsor or vendor to support assistance dogs organizations around the world.

Download the vendor information and registration document

If you have any questions about the conference, please contact Chris Diefenthaler, ADI Operations Administrator:


ADI is seeking Sponsorships for the 2018 ADI Conference. If you are interested in supporting the ADI Conference and would like to gain exposure to over 200 trainers, executive directors and program staff of assistance dog organizations around the world, please download the Sponsorship Opportunities and Pledge Form and return via email to Chris Diefenthaler – The deadline for sponsorships is June 1, 2018.

Presentation materials from the 2017 PTSD Trainers’ Symposium are available in the Member’s Area.