iGEM 2008 - Jamboree Registration

Cambridge, MA
iGEM 2008

International Genetically Engineered Machine Competition
iGEM 2008 - Jamboree Registration

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA 02139
USA


Advance Registration

The deadline for submitting an online registration for this event is October 1, 2008.  Registration fees are payable online by credit card.  Payment may also be made via check or wire transfer. All registrations must be paid in full on or before October 1, 2008.  Space cannot be guaranteed for any online registration not paid in full by this date.  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 staffed during the conference hours.  All team members are required to register by October 1; pre-registration is strongly encouraged for all others.

Registration Fees
All payments must be in US dollars.

Registration Type 
Registration Fee
(received on or before September 17) 
 Registration Fee
(received after September 17)
Team Member    
High School / Undergraduate Student
Graduate / Ph.D Student
Instructor
$100
$250
$250
$150
$300
$300
Standard Participant    
High School / Undergraduate Student
Other Participant
$100
$250
$150
$300

What's Included

Your Jamboree registration fee includes team presentations on Saturday, the awards ceremony on Sunday, and workshops after the awards ceremony on Sunday.

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

You may also attend the BioBricks Foundation meeting on Monday, November 10 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.  Please contact workshop@biobricks.org for more information.

On-site Registration/Information Desk
The Registration/Information Desk will be open in the Stata Center on Friday, November 7 beginning at 6:00 pm and will remain open during conference hours through Sunday, November 9 at 2:00 pm.

Cancellations, Changes & Refunds
Requests for cancellations, substitutions or other changes may be made online until October 1, 2008.  Changes after that date should be made at the on-site registration desk.

Refunds for cancellations received in writing on or before October 1, 2008 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.

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.

Registration Questions
Please contact the MIT Conference Services Office
Email: conferences-www@mit.edu
Phone: 617-253-1700
Fax: 617-258-7005


Program Information

For more information about iGEM 2008, please visit 2008.igem.org.  Further questions can directed to the organizers at HQ@igem.org, 617-258-5244.