Cambridge, MA
Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Online Registration

Early registration fees are valid only for registrations that are paid in full on or before June 30, 2010.  The higher registration fees will apply to any payment received after that date, regardless of when registration was submitted. Payment is due upon registration if paying via credit card or upon receipt of your online invoice if paying by another method. The final deadline for online registration is August 6, 2010.  Space cannot be guaranteed for any advance registration that is not paid in full by this date.  Advance registration is strongly encouraged.  On-site registrations are subject to the higher registration fees.

On-site Registration/Information Desk Hours

If you are unable to finalize your plans or payment by August 6, you may still register at the on-site registration
desk which will be available in the MIT Stata Center outside room 32-123 beginning Tuesday, August 17.   

On-site registrations will be accepted on a space-available basis.

Registration Fees (in USD)

Early Registration Fee
(received on or before June 30, 2010)
Registration Fee
(received after June 30, 2010)
Standard Participant
Special Events Ticket
*A valid student ID is required.  If your status as a student cannot be verified, you'll be charged the Standard Participant rate.

What's Included

Standard Participant & Student registration includes reviews/tutorials on August 17; the main workshop from August 18-20; breakfast & coffee breaks from August 18-20; lunch on August 18; a guided tour of MIT on either August 17 or 18; and any materials

A Special Events Ticket includes the Welcome Reception on Tuesday evening, August 17 and a Duck Tour of Boston & dinner at Top of the Hub on Thursday, August 19.  Tickets are available to attendees and their guests for an additional per person charge of $170.

Cancellations, Changes & Refunds

Requests for cancellations, substitutions or other changes may be made online until August 6, 2010.  To cancel or make a change after that date, please send email to  

Refunds for cancellations received in writing on or before August 6 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.  Special Events Tickets are non-refundable.  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.