There are different registration levels, depending on your career stage and your organization's for-profit status, and how early you register. Our goal has been to make this an absurdly affordable conference for students and postdocs, and downright affordable for everyone else.
Conference Only Conference +
Training Day
Before/on
June 11
Before/on
July 18
After
July 18
  Before/on
June 11
Before/on
July 18
After
July 18
Student/Post-doc $95 $135 $270 $130 $185 $370
Other Non-Profit $145 $195 $400 $195 $265 $540
Industry $195 $275 $550 $270 $375 $750
### Lodging You may also arrange your lodging when registering. There are two official lodging options: On the UIC Campus at James Stuckel Towers. This option must be booked at the same time as you register.
The James Stuckel Towers are now sold out. At the Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro Downtown. This option ends July 23, or when rooms fill up. There are a limited number of rooms in each. You are encouraged to register/reserve early. ### Media Representatives If you are a media representative and are interested in covering this meeting, please contact the organizers for information about media registration. ### Visas If you need a visa to travel to the United States for the conference, please follow the instructions at these resources: Visa Waiver Program: Do you even need a visa? Note: Even if you don't need a visa, you will still need to submit an ESTA application at least 3 days before your departure. If you do need a visa, you will most likely need to apply for a B-1 Visa. Go to the US Department of State Visa Home Page to learn more about visa categories, and how to apply for them. If you cannot determine your visa category from the link above, please contact the nearest US Embassy or Consulate. Use this General Visa Letter when applying for a visa. Please contact Galaxy Outreach if you have any questions or special requests.