Registration 2016

2016 AGA Rates School: An Introduction to Natural Gas Ratemaking

July 25-28, 2016
Gleacher Center, University of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois



AGA Members: $1,350 per attendee

Non-AGA Members: $1,620 per attendee

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, 2016 with full refund when requested in writing. After July 1, 2016 refunds are subject to a $100 processing fee. No cancellations may be made after July 18, 2016. 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 Professional Education(CPE):

Estimated CPE Credit based on preliminary agenda:

  • Accounting, 3.5 hours
  • Specialized knowledge and application, 19 hours
  • Business law, 1.5 hours
  • Economics, 4.5 hours

The objective of this course is to explore the practice and policy of Federal and state regulation of the industry, and provide practical guidance for developing rate practices by exploring the economic, financial and accounting issues raised in the ratemaking process, along with planning, procurement and pricing issues.

The course is designed for utility industry professionals.  Meeting Prerequisite:  None; Preparation: None; Instructional Method:  Group-Live; Course Level:  Beginner (Basic Rates), Advanced (Advanced); Category Subjects:  Accounting, Specialized Knowledge & Applications, Business Law, Economics. In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits are granted based on a 50-minute hour.

We do not provide CLE credits for this course.


Complaint Resolution Policy: 

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

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 submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:



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)


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