July 26 to 31, 2015

Final Schedule



Registration Costs and Payment

Register for Conference Now

Internet Access

Housing and Dining Options, Reservations, and Payment

Travel Information

Travel Awards

Poster Session

Abstract for Talks and Posters

Abstract Submission

Conference Proceedings


Important Dates

Useful Links and Contacts



Applications for Travel Awards (graduate students) – March 2, 2015

Conference Registration – Early, April 22, 2015, Late, July 1, 2015

On-Campus Housing – Campus Residence halls (dormitories), July 15, 2015. Hilton Garden Inn, June 24, 2015 for conference rate.

Abstracts for Talks or PostersMay 1, 2015 by submitting the abstract as an email attachment to Mike Bell.

Cancellation of Conference Registration, Parking, and Poster Printing with partial refundJuly 1, 2015.

Poster Printing at Stony Brook – Poster printing must be paid for using this website by July 21, 2015.

Parking – All campus housing includes parking in a lot adjacent to the residence hall or hotel. However, if you are staying off campus and plan to drive to campus for sessions, you may purchase a parking permit through this website.

COSTS: All costs are in US dollars. You will use the secure payment page to pay for your Conference registration and any of the following optional fees: on-site poster printing and/or a daily parking pass for guests residing off campus.

Conference registration fees – including attendance of all sessions and social events, breakfasts and coffee breaks before and during Conference sessions, the opening reception, after-dinner gatherings (cash bar), the poster session, the closing banquet, and one Conference logo T-shirt.

        Unitil April 22 - $285 per conference attendee.

        April 23 to July 1 - $315 per conference attendee.

        Click here to go to the secure payment page for Conference registration.

If you are a graduate student and are applying for a Travel Award (see the TRAVEL AWARDS page), please do not register or reserve your dormitory housing until you have received a decision about your travel award application on about April 1. However, be sure to register by April 22, if you wish to meet the deadline for early registration and to reserve dormitory housing by the July 15, 2015 deadline for dormitory reservations.

Lodging – See Housing Options, Reservations, and Payment for deadlines.

Poster printing – $55.00 per poster.

Parking permit – $15 for July 27-31 for those not staying in the campus residence halls or the Hilton Garden Inn on campus. (Parking is free in all campus lots on the weekend.)


Registration fee – If you cancel before July 1, 2015, there will be a 10% cancellation charge. No refunds will be given after July 1, 2015.

On-Campus LodgingCampus Residence Halls (dormitories). Full refunds will be made for cancellations until July 1 by cancelling the reservation and requesting a refund at crch"at"stonybrook.edu. There will be a charge or one day’s occupancy after July 15 or for no shows. Refunds for rooms at the Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, will be made up until 24 hours in advance of arrival date without penalty. See their website for their full refund policy. Check with other hotels for their cancellation policy.

Poster printing – Full refunds for cancellation of poster printing until the poster has been printed.

Parking permits – Full refunds will be made through July 26, 2015.

If you have any questions about payments or need to cancel or add a payment, please contact Heather Leger or Diana Hannan at Conferences and Special Events, +1 631-632-6320 or email conferences.events"at"stonybrook.edu.

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