QRCA and AQR invites you to join us at the 9th Biennial Conference on Qualitative Research. We will meet in the fabulous city of Valencia, Spain, from Wednesday, May 16 through Friday, May 18, 2018, at the Westin Hotel Valencia. 

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Registration Rates

Earlybird (before April 3)

  • QRCA/AQR Member: $1,150
  • Non-Member: $1,400
  • Student /Recent Graduate: $800

Regular (on April 3 or after)

  • QRCA/AQR Member: $1,300
  • Non-Member: $1,550
  • Student /Recent Graduate: $800

Guests can attend the Wednesday Reception and Thursday Dinner for a fee of $150. 

The rates listed on the registration form are for attendance to the FULL CONFERENCE. If you plan to attend the full conference, please proceed in filling out the online registration form here.

One Day Only

If you only wish to attend ONE DAY of the conference, please email [email protected] with your request. She will get you registered at the one day rate of:

  • QRCA/AQR Member: $700
  • Non-Member: $850
  • Student /Recent Graduate: $500

GDP 25% Discount

QRCA offers a discounted rate for qualitative researchers in those countries with a per capita GDP of less than $30,000. Information on per capita rankings is available at the CIA World Fact Book. If you qualify for the GDP discount, please email [email protected] for your 25% off discount code which you can apply to the conference rate when registering online.


Cancellation Policy: To receive a 100% refund less a processing fee of $25, all cancellations must be received in writing by April 6, 2018. Cancellations between April 7-April 13 will receive a 50% refund. After April 13, there will be no refund offered. AQR/QRCA reserves the right to alter or cancel without prior notice any of the arrangements relating directly or indirectly to the conference. AQR/QRCA will not accept liability for any losses and/or damage attendees may suffer on account of alteration or cancellation, Please note: Your completion of registration indicates your permission to be photographed and recorded.