Registration 2015

2015 AGA Basic Rates School

July 27-30, 2015
Gleacher Center, University of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois



AGA Members: $1,350 per attendee

Non-AGA Members: $1,620 per attendee

Online Registration

Registration by fax or mail

Registration Fees include:

  • Tuition
  • Course Materials
  • Daily continental breakfast and lunch
  • Welcome Reception


Payments by mail and fax must be received by July 24, 2015 5PM CDT. Online registration will close on July 26, 2015. Late registration is available, please contact CBR at 217-621-9991 or


Cancellations will be accepted until July 1, 2015 with full refund when requested in writing. After July 1, 2015 refunds are subject to a $100 processing fee. No cancellations may be made after July 17, 2015. Substitutes are allowed at any time by contacting CBR via email. If the program is not held for any reason, CBR’s liability is limited to a refund of the program fee.

Continuing Profession Eductaion(CPE):

Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits are available for attendance at this AGA event.  The seminar is designed for utility industry professionals. No advanced preparation is required nor are there any prerequisites.  In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits are granted based on a 50-minute hour.  Based on the preliminary agenda, 30 hours of CPE credits will be available to participants attending the event.

The objectives of this program are to provide advanced knowledge and understanding of public utility regulation, ratemaking, and accounting.  Specific subjects covered include: federal and state regulation of natural gas utilities; utility finance and accounting practices; the legal framework within which the natural gas utilities operate; natural gas utility and natural gas pipeline rate design; cost of service issues; and risk and return on equity considerations.


The American Gas Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN, 37219-2417.  Web NASBA SPONSOR NUMBER: 103032

All efforts will be made to handle any complaints by attendees expeditiously and to the satisfaction of the attendees. Complaints may be addressed to Joseph Martin, telephone (202) 824-7255, e-mail


For additional information please contact Karl McDermott at 217-621-9991 or send an email to

Center for Business and Regulation
College of Business and Management
University of Illinois Springfield
One University Plaza MS UHB 4000
Springfield, IL 62703-5407 USA
217.206.7909 (p) 217.206.7543 (f)


Return to 2015 AGA Rates School