FTU Advanced Returns to Washington, DC

FTU Advanced is our most popular event and we’re pleased to announce its return to Washington DC on August 5-7, 2016.

Due to popular demand, there will be a full-day intensive manufactured spend bootcamp offered (included with the price of your ticket!), as well as alternate sessions for those wanting to focus on other areas.

Frequent Traveler University combines high-quality sessions and indispensable social networking with like-minded travelers to create an unforgettable attendee experience. FTU Advanced features a small-group setting, allowing our experts to go far beyond the basics, and Q&A sessions with each speaker will give all participants an opportunity to engage at a high level to discuss complex issues and address your most difficult questions.

You should attend this event if you:

— Know all the basics about miles and points, and are ready to take it to the next level, earn huge amounts of miles, and save big bucks on your travel.

FTU Advanced events typically sell out fast, so get your ticket soon!

Confirmed event speakers include:

— Greg Davis-Kean (Frequent Miler)
— Tahsir Ahsan (Bengali Miles Guru)
— Shawn Coomer (Miles to Memories)
— Jamie Larounis (The Forward Cabin)
— Matthew Klint (Live and Let’s Fly)
— Stefan Krasowski (Rapid Travel Chai)
and more to follow!

What your ticket includes :

— All sessions & social events
— Welcome cocktail reception
— Breakfast Saturday and Sunday
— Lunch Saturday and Sunday
— Free Internet in the conference rooms

Registration and welcome drinks are Friday night. Sessions begin at 9AM Saturday and conclude at 4PM on Sunday.


Our host for this weekend is the Westin Crystal City, which is offering a $109 per night group rate for single/double occupancy.
Book directly online today!

The Westin Crystal City
1800 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington VA 22202 United States

All attendees will have internet access in the conference rooms and we encourage you to bring your laptop or tablet along for hands-on training.

How do I get a ticket?

There are a limited number of tickets available for sale at the price of $249. FTU Advanced sell out quickly, so get your ticket before it’s too late!

Come join us at FTU Advanced in Washington, DC!

Note: We recognize that life sometimes interferes with even the best travel plans. Although registration is nonrefundable, if you are unable to attend this event for any reason, your registration can be transferred to another individual no later than 4 days prior to the start of the event for a $25 fee.

Terms & Conditions:

Photography, Recording, Live Streaming, and Videotaping. Attendees may not record or broadcast audio or video of sessions at the Frequent Traveler University. Attendees may take handwritten notes of the presentations.

All intellectual property rights in and to the FTU, the FTU content, and all materials distributed at or in connection with the FTU are owned and/or licensed by the FTEF, the FTU sponsors and/or Speakers presenting at the FTU. You may not use or reproduce or allow anyone to use or reproduce any audio, visual, or written content, any presentation, and/or any trademarks or other trade names appearing at the FTU, in any FTU content or in any materials distributed at or in connection with the FTU for any reason without the prior written permission of the FTEF and the Speakers. For the avoidance of doubt, nothing in this Agreement shall be deemed to vest in you any legal or beneficial right in or to any intellectual property rights owned or used under license by the FTEF, nor does this Agreement grant to you any right or license to any other intellectual property rights of FTEF, Sponsors and/or Speakers, all of which shall at all times remain the exclusive property of their respective owners.

In addition to the requirements and prohibitions set forth herein, the FTEF may also exclude any prospective attendee from registering for or attending any FTU, if in the FTEF’s sole discretion the prospective attendee has violated or intends to violate the terms of this agreement. Furthermore, the FTEF reserves the right to cancel, in its sole discretion, any attendee’s registration upon refund of the admission fees paid to the FTEF; provided, however, that if an attendee is cancelled for violating any prohibition or requirement set forth in herein, the FTEF may retain all fees paid. Attendees observed violating these prohibitions during an FTU will receive a verbal warning upon the first instance and will be removed from the FTU upon the second violation.

Furthermore, the FTEF and the Speakers retain the right to pursue other remedies for violations herein in accordance with any Federal, State or local laws related to the misappropriation of intellectual property.


Thank you for your interest in this event! Please fill in the following form to register. You will also be added to our announcement email list in order to receive further information about the event.

This ticket is non-refundable.

Important Note Regarding Refunds and Transfers:
We recognize that sometimes life interferes with even the best travel plans. Although registration is non-refundable, if you are unable to attend this event for any reason, your registration can be transferred to another individual for a $25 fee.

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