Events | GWG 2018 Conference | Registration

Registration

The registration fee for the full, three-day conference includes these items for all registrants:
  • Entry to all scientific sessions
  • Entry to poster and exhibit sessions
  • Plenary sessions featuring TED-style talks and keynote speaker Dr. Ellen Jorgensen
  • Thursday evening drink tickets (Tickets can be purchased separately. See below)
  • Friday lunch, evening dinner, and keynote speaker Dr. Dana Carroll (Tickets can be purchased separately. See below)
  • Meeting materials such as the program booklet
  • Join The Guild for special membership prices.
    You will receive a discount code when you join the Genome Writers Guild. Enter the code when you register for the conference. Join the GWG here.
    Student registrants: current high school, undergraduate, or graduate student
    Public registrants: non-scientists interested and supportive of genome engineering
    Professional registrants: faculty, postdoctoral fellows and other academic professionals who are practicing or associated with genome engineering
    Corporate registrants: business and industry individuals associated with genome engineering

    Students

    Non-Members
    Standard-$125
    On-Site-$150
    Members
    Standard-$95
    On-Site-$150

    Public

    Non-Members
    Standard-$150
    On-Site-$200
    Members
    Standard-$100
    On-Site-$150

    Professional

    Non-Members
    Standard-$200
    On-Site-$250
    Members
    Standard-$150
    On-Site-$200

    Corporate

    Non-Members
    Standard-$300
    On-Site-$350
    Members
    Standard-$250
    On-Site-$300
    All of the registration categories shown above  include the Thursday evening Science Cafe and the Friday evening dinner and keynote presentation. Would you like to attend just the Thursday or Friday evening special events? The description and links to register for the events are listed below.  
  • Thursday evening Science Cafe includes the keynote talk and two drink tickets.
  • Friday evening includes keynote talk with dinner.
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    Thursday, July 19th, Science Cafe! A special event for the public.
    Adults: $15 per person - Register here
    Admission is free for humans 18 years old and younger - Register here
    Our Thursday evening Science Cafe is a special event just for the public. Science curious humans of all ages are welcome. Your registration includes two drink tickets, Ted (style) Talks by Dr. David Odde and Lynn Fellman plus keynote presentation by Dr. Ellen Jorgensen. Ellen is founder of Biotech Without Borders and Genspace and known for her engaging presentations to the public. Bring your I.D. to use the two drink tickets that are provided with this registration. Talks begin at 7:00 pm.
     
    Friday, July 20th, Keynote and Dinner
    $50 per person - Register here
    Our Friday evening keynote speaker is Dr. Dana Carroll, distinguished professor of biochemistry at the University of Utah. The session includes catered dinner. Dinner is served at 6:00 pm. Dr. Carroll's talk begins at 7:00 pm.