July 10 – 12, 2020

The HERD Institute is proud to present our first conference!

Sharing Space with Love and Compassion

Frequently Asked Questions
Where is the conference located?

Our conference will be held at The DoubleTree by Hilton in Lexington, Kentucky. We have a conference rate for hotel rooms in the hotel itself, which needs to be booked directly with the hotel via this link for the conference: https://doubletree.hilton.com/en/dt/groups/personalized/L/LEXRRDT-HER-20200710/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG

How do I register?

It’s simple! Just select your registration type from our menu and complete the registration form and payment. Once you’ve received an official confirmation email from The HERD Institute, you are registered! 

Will food be provided?

The HERD Conference will provide light snacks and lunch daily and will have gluten-free and vegetarian options. We also will be hosting a banquet on Friday evening, that’s included in your registration costs.

The HERD Institute is proud to present our first conference!

Our conference will offer a wide range of presentations on equine-facilitated psychotherapy and learning, with keynote speakers from around the world. Held at the DoubleTree by Hilton, in Lexington, KY, join us for a weekend of learning, networking, and fun!


Conference Costs

Early Bird Registration – Registration before January 1, 2020

Non-Member/General: $350
HERD Members/Graduates: $250
PATH International Members: $250
Students*: $180

* Students must provide valid proof of current enrollment in a university/college program.

To register, click the “Pay Now” button and select your registration type. Once you’ve completed payment, you will be taken to our registration form to complete your registration. Once all additional documents (if applicable) are sent, you will receive a confirmation email from us. Please note, you are not registered until you receive the confirmation email from The HERD.

*To select the option that best suits you, please click the grey text to access the drop down conference cost options, then select your option, then click “Pay Now.” 

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Hotel Information:

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton, Lexington, KY

We are partnering with The DoubleTree Suites by Hilton to host our first conference.

Hotel reservations will be made through The DoubleTree directly.

Conference Hotel Rate: $119/night

Hotel Information:

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton
2601 Richmond Road
LexingtonKentucky, 40509, USA