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Sixth International Conference on Immersion and Dual Language Education


Registration Information

 

Registration ended Friday October 14, 2016. Onsite registration will be available ONLY if space allows. Onsite registrants will be charged an additional $25 above the late registration cost, if we determine there is space available.


Conference Registration Rates

Standard
(6/18/16– 9/30/16)

Late
(10/1/16– 10/14/16)*

Regular Conference Registration
Thursday eve plenary, Friday and Saturday (October 20–22, 2016)

Price includes:
• Conference materials, plenary presentations and paper sessions
• Reception (with cash bar) on Thursday evening
• Friday and Saturday lunches, coffee/tea breaks (breakfasts not included)

Notes:
• Does not include school visits or pre-conference workshops (see below)
• Friday dinner dance requires a small additional commitment fee (see below)

 

$350

 

$400

Dinner Dance Commitment Fee for Attendees
Dinner Dance Held on Friday (October 21, 2016)

Conference attendees have the opportunity to attend a wonderful dinner and dance for a small fee. The cost is drastically discounted from actual cost—you won't find a better deal in town! Price includes:
• Sit down dinner (salad, entrée, dessert, cash bar)
• Fabulous 10-piece dance band and fun with fellow attendees!
Notes:
• Available only for conference registrants (full conference or Friday-only)
• Limited number available
• Optional ticket for companion of conference attendee available (see below)

$15

$15

Dinner Dance Companion Ticket
Dinner Dance Held on Friday (October 21, 2016)

Price includes:
• Sit down dinner (salad, entrée, dessert, cash bar)
• Fabulous 10-piece dance band
Notes:
• Available only for a companion of conference attendee
• Limited number available

$45

$50

One Day Only Registration
Friday (October 21, 2016)

Price includes:
• Conference materials, plenaries and sessions held on Friday
• Friday lunch and coffee/tea breaks (breakfast not included)
Notes:
• Does not include school visit or pre-conference workshops
• Friday dinner dance requires a small additional commitment fee (see above)

$200

$225

One Day Only Registration
Saturday (October 22, 2016)

Price includes:
• Conference materials, plenaries and sessions held on Saturday
• Saturday lunch and coffee/tea breaks (breakfast not included)
Note:
• Does not include school visit or pre-conference workshops

$200

$225

Registration Options & Add-Ons

School Visit Registration
Wednesday (October 19, 2016)

Price includes:
• Guided tour of one immersion school
• Bus transportation to and from school site from the conference hotel
Notes:
• School visits are NOT included in the conference price
• Register soon—places will go fast!

$65

$75

Pre-Conference Workshop Registration
Thursday morning and afternoon (October 20, 2016)

Price includes:
• Cost of instruction for one workshop and all materials
Notes:
• Workshops are NOT included in the conference price  
• You do not need to register for the conference to register for workshops
• Register soon—places will go fast!

$90 per workshop

$100 per workshop

Thursday Keynote and Reception (Only)
Thursday evening (October 20, 2016)

Price includes:
• Thursday Evening Keynote
• Reception (with cash bar) on Thursday evening following the keynote

$45

$50


*Registration ended Friday October 14, 2016. Onsite registration will be available ONLY if space allows. Onsite registrants will be charged an additional $25 above the late registration cost, if we determine there is space available.

 

Registration

  • Payment options include: credit card or check payable to the University of Minnesota.
  • All registrations must include payment.
  • *Registration ends at 4 p.m. on Friday October 14, 2016. Contact the CARLA office to see IF it is still possible to register after this date. Onsite registration will be available ONLY if space allows. Onsite registrants will be charged an additional $25 above the late registration cost.
  • Mail (Check made payable to the University of Minnesota)
    Download registration form (PDF) and mail to:                 

    Immersion 2016 Conference
    CARLA/U of MN
    140 University International Center
    331 17th Ave S.E.
    Minneapolis, MN 55414
    USA


Refund Policy

Refund requests must be in writing and must be received by the dates listed in the refund chart below. Requests should be sent to carla@umn.edu

Refund Dates and Amounts

Refund granted minus $50* cancellation fee if written request is received on or before 9/30/16.

 

*Note: A $25 fee will be charged for the cancellation of one of the following: school visit, pre-conference workshop or Thursday only plenary/reception. Any additional cancellations will result in the full $50 cancellation fee.

Refund granted minus $100* cancellation fee if written request is received 10/1/16-through 10/14/16.

 

*Note: A $50 fee will be charged for the cancellation of one of the following: school visit, pre-conference workshop or Thursday only plenary/reception. Any additional cancellations will result in the full $100 cancellation fee.

No refunds granted after 10/14/16.

The University of Minnesota reserves the right to cancel the conference if necessary. A full refund of fees paid for the conference will be made if the conference is not held.


Special Needs

Those who have special needs must contact the CARLA office by September 20, 2016—one month prior to the start of the conference to allow time to make needed arrangements.

Contact the CARLA office by email at carla@umn.edu or call at 612.626.8600.
 

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