Registration and Abstracts


Please be advised that abstracts will be reviewed by scientists from a wide range of disciplines. Therefore, it is highly recommended that abstracts be written (or revised) for a general academic audience.

                                                            Register here
Please note that registration and abstract submission use a single form. Please register and submit your abstract at the same time. We do not allow separate registration and abstract submission, but there is an option to register only if you do not wish to submit an abstract at this time. 


Authors of the most highly rated abstracts will be offered the opportunity to give an oral presentation; the remaining authors will be considered for poster presentations. Travel awards will be given out to oral and poster presenters at the retreat - see Submission Guidelines for more details! 

Important deadlines: 
        Abstracts due               +++ EXTENDED +++
                                            Wednesday,
April 18th 2018, 11:59 pm EST
                                            +++ EXTENDED +++
        Registration closes       Friday, May 11th 2018

Note: While registration will be open until May 11th, 2018, some of the sessions are limited capacity. Seating in these sessions will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.