Geared toward recently appointed school leaders and new and aspiring heads of school, the SAIS Fundamentals Conference is for those interested in learning more about the building blocks of independent school operations. The goals of the conference include bolstering leadership skills and unpacking the basics of how independent schools operate.

Monday-Tuesday, April 4-5, 2022 
Westin Chattanooga, 801 Pine St, Chattanooga TN 37402

SAIS Member
School Personnel

School Personnel
Through March 18 $525 per person $649 per person
After March 18 $625 per person $749 per person

  • Purchase orders are accepted if submitted to no later than November 30, but seats are not reserved based on a PO.
  • To guarantee a seat, please register with a credit card and we will refund the credit card payment when the county/state monies are received.


Please select from the following options:
Not sure if your school is a member of SAIS? Check the member roster here. *

School Info

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What area(s) are you most interested in learning about? *

In Case of Emergency

Please list information below for your emergency contact. Must be someone other than yourself.

Dietary & Special Needs - Optional

The fields below are optional.
Please contact with any questions or special needs not listed below.
If you check "yes", additional options will appear.
Please indicate your dietary preference(s). Select all that apply. While our best efforts will be made to accommodate your preferences, we cannot guarantee all conference meals will match your selections. *

COVID-19 Vaccination Declaration

By checking the vaccination status box below, you are declaring that you are providing this information on your own behalf and that the information you have provided is true and correct in all respects. You are further acknowledging that SAIS is relying on the information that you provide and will use the information to determine whether you meet the requirements to attend the event. * *

The Fine Print

Please check the boxes below to confirm that you read, understand, and agree to each statement.
Acknowledgement of Risk and Safety Procedures *
COVID Safety Guidelines *
Cancellation Policy *
Media Release *