Justify Your Attendance

Seeking approval to attend IAIA24? Check out the justification toolkit below, featuring a sample attendance justification letter and a cost worksheet. Be sure to check out the Why Attend IAIA24 page for more reasons and stats to support your request.


Use this sample letter as a starting point for putting together your request for attendance. Simply copy/paste the text into an email or Word document and personalize it as necessary. This letter will help outline the value that attending IAIA24 provides not just to you as an impact assessment professional but also to your entire organization.


To demonstrate a valuable return on investment, you should reinforce the long-term value of your conference expenses to your organization. To help you calculate your conference expenses, complete and share the cost worksheet below with your management to obtain approval.