Frequently-Asked-Questions (FAQs)

Will I be required to show proof of vaccination?

Being vaccinated is STRONGLY recommended, however showing proof of vaccination will not be required to attend the AIM 2022 convention.

Is social distancing a requirement?

Yes, All CDC guidelines will be adhered to.

Are masks required?

Yes, mask will be required for all AIM 2022 convention related functions.

Do I have to register

Yes, registration is REQUIRED for all who desire to attend the AIM 2022 Convention. Registration well be on a first come first serve basis, space is limited.

Does my pre-registration roll over?

Yes, any pre-registrations from AIM 2020 will roll over into AIM 2022. However, you still need to register and confirm your attendance for this year’s convention.

Will there be assigned hotels for departments?

No, there will be no designated department hotels. Hotels will be assigned on a first come first serve basis.

*Two people must be registered in order a room with two double beds.

Will shuttles be provided from hotels to convention center?

Transportation will be provided for the Westin, and Renaissance. Transportation schedule will be made available.

Will there be overflow hotels?

Yes, detailed information will be forthcoming. Any further questions please email [email protected]

Will there still be multiple levels of registration (i.e., platinum, gold, silver)?

This year only ONE in-person registration level will be offered.

Will there be a printed souvenir journal or just digital?

Only digital souvenir journals will be produced this year in order to reduce the number of hand-to-hand touch points and lower the risk of spreading germs.

Will there be a printed training manual or just digital?

Only digital training manuals will be produced this year in order to reduce the number of hand-to-hand touch points and lower the risk of spreading germs.

What is the city’s policy regarding indoor mask wearing and social distancing?

The state of Ohio current policy is that regardless of vaccination status, you may be asked to wear a mask in certain situations, such as when indoors, traveling on any type of public transportations, in a healthcare setting, or if a business chooses to require masks.

Will there be health and safety protocols?

Yes, there will be health and safety protocols in place and all CDC requirements will be adhered to.

Can I attend If I’m not registered?

No, all in-person attendees MUST be registered.

What is the Hybrid Experience?

This year’s Hybrid experience will offer our virtually registered participants to attend department training sessions, midday services, and evening services right from their computer, and/or our COGIC mobile App.

What happens in case of another COVID surge?

In the event of another COVID surge all registrations will be refunded.

Will there be In-person Children’s church?

There will be no children’s church offered this year. Children can attend; however, they will be required to be registered.

Where is the 2022 AIM Convention being held?

Greater Columbus Convention Center
400 N High St, Columbus, OH 43215

How do I opt-in, if I am still registered from AIM 2020?

Please email Registration Coordinator Lakeisha Ewing at [email protected] to opt-in.

Do I have to register?

Yes, registration is REQUIRED for all who desire to attend the AIM 2022 Convention. Registration well be on a first come first serve basis, space is limited.

What is included in the registration packet?

  • ACCESS TO ALL CONVENTION MAIN SERVICES
  • ACCESS TO ALL CONVENTION TRAINING SESSIONS AND MASTERCLASSES
  • PROGRAM BOOKLET- Electronic copy ONLY!
  • SOUVENIR BOOKLET – Electronic copy ONLY!
  • TRAINING MANUAL – Electronic copy ONLY!
  • SPECIAL CONVENTION AIM SOUVENIR ITEM

Will there be a virtual registration option?

Yes. The AIM convention will offer a virtual registration option. Virtual attendees will receive access to all convention services. Virtual registrants will also have access to select training classes each day.