The 2014 MIT Asia Conference in Accounting

Chengdu, China
Sunday, July 13, 2014

   The 2014 MIT Asia Conference in Accounting
   July 13, 2014 - Doctoral Consortium & Conference Welcome Reception
   July 14-15, 2014 - Conference
   Shangri-La Hotel, Chengdu, China


Please note that only a limited number of spaces are available for on-site registration.  Walk-ins will be accommodated on a space-available basis.  On-site payments must be made via credit card.

The 2014 MIT Asia Conference in Accounting
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Shangri-La Hotel
86 28 8888 9999
9 Binjiang East Rd
Chengdu, China 610021
China

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Online Registration


The deadline for submitting your online registration and payment is July 1, 2014.  Payment is due upon registration if paying via credit card or upon receipt of your online invoice if paying by another method.  Space cannot be guaranteed for any registration that is not paid in full by this date.  Advance registration is strongly encouraged.


On-site Registration/Information Desk Hours
 
If you are unable to finalize your plans or payment by July 1, you may still register at the on-site registration desk, which will be available at the Shangri-La Hotel on July 13, beginning at 5:00pm or July 14, beginning at 7:30am.  On-site registrations will be accepted on a space-available basis and must be paid via credit card only.


Registration Fees (in USD)
 
Registration Type
Fee
General Participant
$150
Standard Student (ID required)*
$60
Sessions-Only Student (ID required)*
$0
Accompanying Person
$150
*If a valid student ID cannot be presented, the Standard Participant rate applies.

Please note that Doctoral Consortium registration is by invitation only. 

What's Included

General Participant and Standard Student registration include a welcome reception on July 13; sessions, light breakfast, lunch, and coffee breaks on July 14; dinner on July 14; sessions, coffee breaks and closing lunch reception on July 15; and any meeting materials.

Sessions-Only Student registration excludes all meals: receptions, lunch, and dinner. If you are a student and wish to participate in these meals, please register as a Standard Student.

Accompanying Persons are welcome at the two receptions, lunch and conference dinner.


Hotel Accommodations

A block of rooms has been made available at the conference hotel location, Shangri-La Hotel, Chengdu, for the nights of July 13, 14, and 15.   Rooms are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis; it is advised you make your reservations early.


Individual reservations at the Shangri-La Hotel under the conference group rate can be booked via the following web-link: http://www.shangri-la.com/reservations/booking/en/index.aspx?hid=SLCD&group_code=MIT130714&check_in=20140713&check_out=20140716


Cancellations, Changes & Refunds

Requests for cancellations, substitutions or other changes may be made online until July 1, 2014.  To cancel or make a change after that date, please send email to ambryan@mit.edu. 

Refunds for cancellations received in writing on or before July 1 will be granted less a $25 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 original card.


Registration Questions

Please contact the MIT Sloan Office of International Programs, Ms. Angie Bryan, Conference Coordinator:
Email: ambryan@mit.edu
Phone: +1-617-324-4024

Program & Travel Information

Please visit the conference website at http://mitsloan.mit.edu/international/global-engagement/2014-mit-asia-conference-in-accounting1/or email Ms. Angie Bryan at ambryan@mit.edu.

Visa Invitation Letter

The conference co-organizer, Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF), can provide a visa invitation letter to confirmed participants.  Please complete this form.

Accessibility

To request disability accommodations, please contact MIT Sloan Office of International Programs at ambryan@mit.edu.



 

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