Frequently Asked Questions About International Convention

What is IC?
International Convention is the largest annual gathering for United Synagogue Youth and this year will be in Atlanta, Georgia (ATL).

When is IC?
The International Convention will be held at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center from December 21-25, 2014.

Will my region have a pre-convention or post-convention program?
Stay tuned for more information directly from your region.

How much will IC 2014 cost?
The cost for the USY International Convention will be available in August. The package cost will be approximately $800-$900, including room and board at the luxurious Omni Hotel at CNN Center from December 21-25, advisor fees and other related costs. Please check with your Regional Office about your region’s total package, including dates, pre- or post-convention opportunities, and transportation options.

What if I need to cancel?
The $400 deposit is refundable until September 30. After that date, there will be cancellation penalties. Each region will send out detailed information, additional pricing, and cancellation information. If you have any questions or need to cancel, please contact your Regional Youth Director.

What if I have additional questions?
Since each region creates a unique experience, it is best to contact your Regional USY Office directly with any specific questions.

Want to see what IC looks like?
Take a look at for a look at the 2013 video for a taste of IC.

Spaces are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Reserve your space as soon as possible and join us in Atlanta for USY International Convention 2014: The Real Thing!