Frequently Asked Questions
Who can submit paper abstracts?
Everyone is welcome to submit paper abstracts. Be sure to indicate if you’d like to be considered for the 40 min or 10 min time slots. You can choose both; if your abstract is selected by the reviewers, we will decide the placement in the program.
I am a faculty member / graduate student / postdoc / undergraduate / community member: May I attend the seminar?
Yes! All are welcome. Please pre-register, free of charge.
Will the conference organizers and review committee members be presenting?
No. The organizers and review panelists plan to attend, and look forward to the opportunity to connect with presenters and other attendees, but will not be presenting.
How much does registration cost?
Registration to the conference is free of charge. Space is limited and we recommend you register early.
Where can I stay in Vancouver?
A block of rooms will be reserved at a reduced rate at the Gage Studios and Ponderosa Premium Studios at the University of British Columbia http://www.suitesatubc.com. Reservations must be made by October 01, 2019 to receive the discounted rate. Information, including other options, will be made available on the Travel and Logistics page shortly.