What are the registration hours onsite in Baltimore for 2017?

Onsite Registration Hours for 2017 are:

Saturday May 20th,        12:00PM - 5:00PM

Sunday May 21st,           8:00AM - 5:00PM

Monday May 22nd           7:00AM - 5:00PM

Tuesday May 23rd         7:00AM - 2:00PM then reopening 5:00PM - 6:30PM

Wednesday May 24th     8:00AM - 12:00PM

How do I register for the National Postal Forum?

Early Registration for the 2017 NPF will open soon.  To register, create a profile for the NPF website if you have not already done so or just log back in to your existing profile.

Did you receive my registration?

When you registered online, you should have received an email confirmation. If you did not, please log in to your NPF profile and click on "view/change existing registration(s)" and if you were successfully registered you will see the registration listed.

How can I get a receipt for my registration?

If you registered online, you may obtain a receipt for your registration by logging into your NPF profile account at registration.npf.org and clicking "View/Change Existing Registration".  After choosing the intended event you may click "Print" for your receipt. If you did not register online,  please contact NPF via e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (703)-218-5015 for your receipt.

Where and when do I pick up my Registration Materials?

Registration will be located inside the Baltimore Convention Center and will open on Saturday, May 20th at 12 noon.

When will I receive my confirmation packet?

Confirmation packets will be emailed to registrants about three weeks prior to the start date of the event.

When will I receive confirmation of my hotel registration?

Confirmation for hotel reservations will come directly from the hotel. Once your registration is processed and your reservation sent to the hotel, the hotel will send out your confirmation. You may also call the hotel directly to confirm your reservation after they have processed it.

How can I get confirmation of my hotel reservation?

You will receive a hotel confirmation directly from the hotel once they process your request.  A listing of all NPF hotels, can be found on this website under Hotel/Travel.

What is the address and phone number of the hotel where I have requested a reservation?

A list of the hotels with their addresses and phone numbers is on our website under Hotel/Travel.

When and where are future NPF conferences scheduled?


May 21 - May 24
Baltimore, MD


May 6 - May 9
San Antonio, TX

How many attendees come to the National Postal Forum?

An average of 3,500+ people attend the National Postal Forum.  Over 85% of these attendees are potential buying customers with the mailing industry.  Approximately 2,200 are mailing industry participants, who represent publishing, banking, insurance, mailing houses, presort, utilities and advertising companies.  An additional 1,000 attendees represent exhibiting companies and 500 are USPS representatives.