The conference and awards dinner will be held at:

Hilton Durham Hotel near Duke University
3800 Hillsborough Road
Durham, North Carolina

For hotel reservations, call 1-800-HILTONS (445-8667); reference the Group Code: VFA.  

Or reserve online by going to the website www.durham.hilton.com. Enter arrival date and departure date. Then below, where the site prompts to "add special rate codes,” select this; then where it prompts for "group code," enter VFA.