PROGRAM At-a-Glance


2018 Exhibitor Prospectus



Welcome Reception: Sat. Oct. 6th

General Session Begins: Sun. Oct. 7th

Annual Golf Tournament: Mon. Oct. 8th

TIPS & TRICKS Workshops & Luncheon: Tues. Oct. 9th

Annual Tennis Tournament: Tues. Oct. 9th

MEET the Experts Breakouts & Luncheon: Wed. Oct. 10th

Annual Banquet Dinner: Wed. Oct. 10th

Platinum Thought Leader Sessions: Scheduled throughout the week

Conference Registration

The 48th Annual WAIS Conference will be held October 6-11th, 2018 at the Ritz Carlton Kapalua.  

Conference registration is now CLOSED as we have reached capacity for our venue. We hope to see you next year!  Save the Date for 2019!


Hotel Reservations

The WAIS 2018 Official Conference Venue is the newly reimagined Ritz Carlton Kapalua on the island of Maui.

One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Kapalua, Hawaii 96761

Phone Reservations: 808-669-6200

WAIS has reserved a variety of room categories at special nightly rates for registered conference attendees.  

  • $299 / night Run of House
  • $379 / night Deluxe Ocean View
  • $409 / night Residential Garden View Suite
  • $499 / night Ocean Front Suite


Please note: you must first register for the conference to book and hold a hotel reservation.  A two night room and tax deposit will be charged at time of booking. Individual room cancellation must be received by Friday, September 7, 2018 to avoid penalty of all nights reserved. 

Fees will be assessed by the Resort if cancellations are made after the group deadline. Reservation request received after the cut-off date will be based on availability at the Resort’s prevailing rates. The group deadline and the “cut-off date” for reservations is September 7th, 2018.

 Late Cancellations and No Show Fees: Any and all adjustments to a reservation after September 7th, 2018, which may include full or partial cancellation or no shows, will be assessed the cost of the full length of stay, plus applicable taxes. Any such charges will be the individual Guest’s responsibility and not the responsibility of Western Angiographic & Interventional Society.

The annual WAIS conference is jointly sponsored by 

the Society of Interventional Radiology, 

the ACCME provider for the annual conference.

WAIS is a major supporter of the Interventional Initiative, the documentary

 series, Without a Scalpel and the history of IR project.

"The Western Angiographic & Interventional Society" is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. California

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