Q1) When does the event take place?

The InterAction® 2018 Accelerate Business Development Summit kicks off with an evening reception on Monday, June 25th and concludes following lunch on Wednesday, June 27th.

Q2) Where does the event take place?

Accelerate takes place in Raleigh-Durham area’s premiere conference/luxury hotel venue, The Umstead Hotel and Spa in Cary, North Carolina. LexisNexis has negotiated a special rate for Accelerate attendees. Learn more

Q3) How much does it cost?

Registration fees will be charged to your credit card as follows:

Early Bird Rate (register before April 28, 2018)


Standard Rate


Prior Attendee Rate


Registration includes access to:

  • Evening welcome reception on Monday June 25, 2018
  • All mainstage and breakout sessions on Tuesday and Wednesday, June 26-27, 2018
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner on Tuesday June 26, 2018; breakfast and lunch on Wednesday June 27, 2018
  • Registrant must plan and pay for their own flights, ground transportation, and hotel accommodations.

Q4) Who should attend?

Executive and management-level business development and marketing leaders at major law firms who want to hear from the industry’s brightest minds on ways to take their business development efforts to the next level.

Q5) How do I register?

Reserve your seat here before April 28, 2018 for early bird savings.

Q6) How do I update or cancel my registration?

If registrant needs to cancel their participation, they must notify LexisNexis in writing at Refunds will be provided according to the following schedule:

  • If cancellation notice is given before May 26, 2018, the full registration fee will be refunded minus an 8% processing fee.
  • If cancellation notice is given before June 9, 2018, 50% of the registration fee will be refunded.
  • A refund will not be provided if cancellation notice is received on or after June 9, 2018.
  • There are no refunds for no-shows.
  • Registrant is responsible for communicating cancellation to hotel and must comply with the hotel’s cancellation policy.

Q7) Can I substitute another attendee in my place?

If you are unable to attend the conference‚ you may designate a substitute to fill your spot.


Please contact LexisNexis by e-mailing to provide the substitute’s name, title, and contact information as soon as possible. Any requests for changes to a hotel reservation must be managed by the registrant directly with the hotel.

Q8) What is the room rate at The Umstead Hotel and Spa

A special rate of $269/night is available for Accelerate 2018 attendees only.

Take advantage of the discounted rate.  Reserve your room no later than June 1.

LexisNexis has negotiated the following items to help lower expenses:

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in your sleeping room
  • Free coffee in the hotel bar daily from 5:30 – 9:30 am
  • Complimentary use of pool and fitness center
  • Complimentary self-parking
  • Group rate will be extended 3 days prior and 3 after the program

Q9) How do I update or cancel my hotel reservation?

Contact The Umstead Hotel and Spa customer service at (866) 877-4141.

Q10) How do I get there?


Get venue directions here.


The event venue is conveniently located 6.4 miles from the Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU).

Other surrounding airports include:

For ground transportation, we recommend traditional taxi or ridesharing services such as Uber or Lyft. Rental cars are also available at the RDU Airport.

Q11) How much is parking?

Complimentary self-parking is available at The Umstead Hotel and Spa.

Q12) What if I have special dietary requirements or physical restrictions?

Please note any special requirements or restrictions in the registration form.

Q13) What is the dress code for this conference?

Smart casual. The average high temperature in the Raleigh area in June is 86 degrees, with an average low of 65 degrees.

Q14) I have more questions, who do I contact?

Email us at: or contact your InterAction® Account Manager.