Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register for the conference?

Registration must be completed through the website. Click here to access the link.


What does it cost to attend the conference?   

The cost to attend the conference is $1000 USD. The registration fee includes all educational sessions, networking and planned food and beverage events. Speakers and Sponsors receive complimentary registrations.* (Sponsors receive a pre-determined number of complimentary registrations based on their sponsorship level. Please check with your company contact.)  


What does my registration fee cover? 

The conference registration fee covers all educational sessions and planned food and beverage events.


What is the cancellation policy? 

If you are unable to attend the Symposium, please send cancellations in writing to

  • Cancellations received by August 27th will receive a refund minus a $50.00 administrative fee.

  • Cancellations received on August 27th and prior to September 13th will receive a refund minus a

     $100 administrative fee.

  • No refunds will be given starting September 13th.


How do I substitute someone? 

If you need to substitute someone, please email with the name of the person being substituted along with the new person's full contact information. (name, title, email, phone, dietary, ADA requirements, and emergency contact information.)     


What costs am I responsible for? 

All conference participants are responsible for the following costs:

  • Travel to and from the airport and the Renaissance La Defense 

  • Lodging 

  • Parking if applicable

  • All meals outside of the conference planned food and beverage events


What is the conference dress?

  • The conference dress is business casual.

  • The average temperature in September is 71° F / 22° C.

  • For current weather conditions click here.  


What is the closest airport? 

 There are three airports available when flying into Paris. 

  • Charles de Gaulle International Airport - CDG

     Approximately 22 miles from the Renaissance La Defense

  • Paris/Orly Airport (ORY)

     Approximately 21 miles from the Renaissance La Defense

  • Paris–Le Bourget Airport (LBG)

     Approximately 17 miles from the Renaissance La Defense


How do I get from the airport to the hotel? 

For ground transfer options and driving instructions click here.


Does the hotel offer parking? 

  • On-site parking, fee: 3 EUR hourly, 30 EUR daily

  • Off-site parking, fee: 26 EUR daily


How do I make my hotel reservation? 

The date to reserve a room at Crane Data's negotiated group rate has passed. The hotel still has rooms available but room type and rate will be at the hotels discretion based on availability. 

Reservation Method

Reservations can be made online or by phone.  


  • Click here to make a reservation online

  • You may call the hotel directly at +33 1 4197 5050. Please identify yourself as attending the Crane's Money Fund Symposium to secure the discounted hotel rate.   


Can I extend my hotel stay? 

A limited number of pre and post stays are available. 


General Questions 


  • For registration, hotel and general questions, contact Devon Binder at Red Door Alliances, LLC at or 303-946-2522.