2018 MIT SDM Symposium: Characterizing the Gap

Cambridge, MA
Monday, April 30, 2018



2018 MIT SDM Symposium: Characterizing the Gap
April 30 - May 1, 2018
Online Registration
The deadline for submitting your registration and payment is April 22, 2018 at 11:59PM EDT. 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. Onsite registration may be offered on a space available basis.

Program and Agenda Information
Please visit http://www.sdm2018symposium.org/ or email sdm18_brightline_symposium@mit.edu.

Symposium Registration Fees (in USD)
Registration Type

 Registration Fee 

 Standard Participants 


*SDM Students

*Other MIT Students


*Other Students (local colleges)

*Student ID required. If a valid student ID cannot be presented, Standard Participant rate applies. 

What's Included

Cancellations & Refunds
Cancellations may be made online until April 22, 2018 at 11:59PM EDT. To cancel after that date, please send email to conferences-www@mit.edu. Requests for refunds received prior to April 22, 2018 at 11:59PM EDT will be granted less a cancellation fee of $75 for Standard Participants, $12.50 for Non-SDM MIT Students, and $22.50 for Non-MIT Students.

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. Credit card refunds will be issued to the original card that was used to make the original payment.

Changes & Substitutions
You may access your registration record and make changes or substitutions until online registration closes on April 22, 2018 at 11:59PM EDT. After April 22, please email conferences-www@mit.edu.

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

Hotel Accommodations
The deadline for requesting the special symposium rate at the Boston Marriott Cambridge Hotel, $299 plus applicable taxes (14.4%) has passed.

To book at the current rate, call Marriott Reservations (1-800-228-9290). 

Public Transportation and Parking
The symposium is within walking distance of the Kendall/MIT stop on the MBTA Red Line. Information on public transportation is available at: http://www.mbta.com.

On weekdays, there is no public parking available on the MIT campus. The closest public parking lots to the symposium are the Boston Marriott Cambridge Garage, the Kendall Center Yellow Garage, and the Kendall Center Green Garage. Visitors may find information on off-street parking in the local area at http://web.mit.edu/facilities/transportation/parking/visitors/public_parking.html