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Save the date for Lab Quality Confab 2018, Oct. 9-10, 2018 in Atlanta, GA

2017 Tuition Details

Tuition includes all meeting materials, lunches and refreshments, as well as the evening receptions on Monday and Tuesday.

Lab Quality Confab

CONFERENCE TUITION (October 24-25, 2017)

Early-bird registration through September  15                                           $945
Registration after September 15                                                                    $1045

POST-EVENT WORKSHOPS (October 26, 2017)

Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training and Instruction
Early-bird registration through September 15                                            $425
Registration after September 15                                                                    $495

Getting More from Lean for Lab Leaders: Henry Ford Production System Lean Gold Certification
Early-bird registration through September 15       
Registration after September 15                                                                     $495

Mastering Strategic Leadership in Pursuit of Clinical Lab 2.0
Early-bird registration through September 15       
Registration after September 15                                                                    $495


Bring your lab group and save with Team Discounts!

Make this a team learning event! Bring four or more from your organization and register each at $695—a discount of more than 30% from full registration. That’s unbelievable value for two days chock-full of knowledge, techniques and the best networking in the lab testing industry.

We also offer a $50 discount per registration for two or more colleagues registering from your company. Groups of three receive a $75 discount on each registration.

Call 707-829-9484, or email for a special group discount code.

What happens if I need to cancel?

Substitutions may be made at any time at no charge. Cancellations through September 23 are subject to a $50 processing fee. Cancellations after 5pm on September 23 are subject to a $275 cancellation fee. Cancellations after October 10 are non-refundable.

Can I guarantee my investment?

If you aren’t completely satisfied with the scope and content of Lab Quality Confab — if you don’t leave with dozens of new techniques to improve the way you do business — we’ll refund your tuition in full, promptly and courteously. We’re confident you’ll find Lab Quality Confab to be time and money very well spent.

How do I register?

  1. Register Online
  2. Call 707-829-9484. Our friendly staff can register you quickly and easily, as well as answer any questions you may have.
  3. Fax a completed registration form
  4. Mail the registration form with payment to: THE DARK REPORT, 21806 Briarcliff Dr., Spicewood, TX 78669

Can I sponsor or exhibit at this event?

A limited number of sponsorship and advertising opportunities will be available for our 2017 event. Please contact Jill Pierce at 415-302-7882 or email

Can I receive CEU credits for this event?

Yes! We will receive CEU accreditation through AACC for both Lab Quality Confab and the optional post-event workshops.

Where can I stay?

Join all your fellow attendees at the elegant Sheraton New Orleans located on Canal Street in the heart of the Big Easy. Please visit the Travel and Hotel page soon for complete details about the hotel, special Confab room rates, and more.

If you have any registration questions, please email us at: