iGEM 2013 | World Championship Jamboree

Cambridge, MA
Friday, November 01, 2013

iGEM World Championship Jamboree
November 1-4, 2013
MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA

2013 Collegiate Division - Individual Registration

Online Registration

Use this form to register individuals for the iGEM 2013 World Championship Jamboree, taking place on the MIT campus on November 1-4, 2013.  Everyone, including team members and general participants, must register in order to attend.

The deadline for submitting an online registration is October 25, 2013.  Registration fees are payable online by credit card.  Payment may also be made via check, wire transfer, and MIT account number.  Space cannot be guaranteed for any registration not paid in full by the October 25 deadline.  All team members are required to register by October 25.  Pre-registration is strongly encouraged for all others. 

On-site Registration/Information Desk Hours

If you are unable to finalize your plans or make payment in advance, you may still register on a space-available basis at the on-site registration desk, which will be open according to the following schedule:

Date Location
Friday, November 1 3:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday, November 2 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday, November 3 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday, November 4
Kresge Lobby
8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Registration Fees

All payments must be in US dollars.

Registration Category
Standard Fee
(received on or before October 25) 
 Late Fee
(received after October 25)
Team Member

$425 $475
Overgraduate $425   $475
General Participant


Participants from iGEM 2013 teams not presenting at the World Championship Jamboree should register as a General Participant and choose the appropriate fee category. 

Industry registration applies to all non-sponsoring companies and their affiliates.  To inquire about becoming an iGEM industry sponsor, please see http://igem.org/Sponsorship.

What's Included

Jamboree registration
includes team presentations on Saturday and Sunday, a social event on Sunday evening, and the awards ceremony on Monday

Your registration also covers refreshments on Friday evening during the team practice sessions; breakfast, lunch, and reception fare on Saturday and Sunday; and breakfast on Monday.

Please note that seating in the presentation rooms and awards ceremony is limited.  Entrance is permitted on a space-available basis.  Preference is given to presenting team members and their affiliates.

General Release Forms

All attendees must give consent according to the terms of the General Release Form in order to obtain their registration packet materials at the iGEM 2013 World Championship Jamboree.

Cancellations, Changes, Refunds

Requests for cancellations, substitutions, or other changes may be made online until October 25, 2013.  Changes after that date should be made at the on-site registration desk.

Refunds for cancellations received in writing on or before October 25 will be granted less a $50 processing fee.  No refunds will be granted after that date.  No refunds will be given for portions of the registration not being used.  All refunds will be made in US dollars and will be processed in the manner in which the original payment was submitted, with the possible exception of wire payments which, at the organizers' discretion, may be refunded via check.  If a refund is made via wire transfer, any bank fees will be deducted from the refund.  Credit card refunds will be issued to the card that was used to make the original payment.

iGEM is not responsible for cancellations or the inability of an individual to travel due to weather, threat of terrorism, act of God, and other events beyond iGEM's control.

Contact Us

Please contact the MIT Conference Services Office with any registration- or payment-related questions:
MIT Conference Services
Phone:  617-253-1700
Email:  conferences-www@mit.edu
Please email iGEM Headquarters if you have questions about the program:  HQ@igem.org.  More information is available on the iGEM homepage.


To request disability accommodations, please contact MIT Conference Services at conferences-www@mit.edu.