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2014 Sigma Xi Annual Meeting & International Research Conference Registration

November 6-9, 2014
(Student events on Nov. 7-8)
Renaissance Glendale Hotel
Glendale, Arizona USA


Welcome to registration for the Sigma Xi Annual Meeting & International Research Conference. The Annual Meeting conducts the business of the Society through chapter delegate representation. The International Research Conference features professional, undergraduate and graduate student poster presentations in all fields of science and engineering.

Registration opens on August 1, 2014.

Student Presenters
Students who wish to present their research must complete a 2-step registration and abstract submission process.

Student Expenses
Students can anticipate expenses to include registration fees, hotel, travel, some meals, ground transportation, etc.

  • Registration Payments & Receipts
  • Cancellation and Refund Policy
  • Policy on Respect
  • Photography Notice
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    Sigma Xi Annual Meeting & International Research Conference
    Registration Type Fee US$ Description
    Chapter Delegates and
    General Participants
    $300 Includes the Friday Procter Prize Award luncheon & lecture, Friday Walston Chubb Award dinner & lecture and Saturday Young Investigator Award luncheon & lecture.
    Sigma Xi Student Members
    $180 For Presenting and Non-presenting student members. Includes the Friday Procter Prize Award luncheon & lecture, Friday Walston Chubb Award dinner & lecture, Saturday Power-up Breakfast and Saturday Young Investigator Award luncheon & lecture.
    Non-Member Students
    $200 For Presenting and Non-presenting students who are not Sigma Xi members. Includes the Friday Procter Prize Award luncheon & lecture, Friday Walston Chubb Award dinner & lecture, Saturday Power-up Breakfast and Saturday Young Investigator Award luncheon & lecture.

    Networking & Social Events
    Event Description
    Procter Prize Lecture and Luncheon
    Friday, November 7
    The award presentation and lecture will follow the luncheon. Included with registration. Tickets will be provided only to those who select the option to attend the event during online registration.
    Walston Chubb Award for Innovation Lecture and Dinner
    Friday, November 7
    The award presentation and lecture will follow the dinner. Included with registration. Tickets will be provided only to those who select the option to attend the event during online registration.
    Power-up Breakfast
    Saturday, November 8
    Students, Exhibitors and Judges prepare for the student poster competition by powering up with a light continental breakfast. The Judge orientation will be conducted during breakfast. Included with student, exhibitor and judge registrations.
    Young Investigator Award Lecture and Luncheon
    Saturday, November 8
    The award presentation and lecture will follow the luncheon. Included with registration. Tickets will be provided only to those who select the option to attend the event during online registration.
    Sigma Xi Banquet
    Saturday, November 8
    The Saturday evening banquet is the capstone of an exciting conference featuring the induction of the 2014 Honorary Members. Enjoy an evening of fine dining, conversation, music and a cash bar. Tickets are US$65 each and required to attend the banquet (optional event).

    Optional Fee
    Bus Transportation to the Airport
    Sunday, November 9
    Bus Tickets are US15 each and can be purchased during online registration. Sigma Xi will arrange for buses to take attendees from the hotel to the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) immediately following the conclusion of the final Assembly of Delegates on Sunday morning. A ticket is required to board the bus.

    Registration Payments & Receipts
    Payments may be made by Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit card. Chapter Designated Delegates may use Chapter EFT. Contact
    meeting@sigmaxi.org for other payment options. Receipts will be included in each registrant's packet on-site at the meeting.

    Cancellation and Refund Policy

  • To receive a full refund of registration fees, written notification of the cancellation must be sent to meeting@sigmaxi.org by Monday, November 3, 2014.
  • Effective Tuesday, November 4, 2014, a $25 processing fee will be deducted from all approved refunds.
  • Requests for refunds of optional event tickets purchased will be accepted through Monday, November 3, 2014.
  • Refund requests for registration fees only will be accepted through December 15, 2014.
  • Pro-rating of fees based on the proportion of the meeting attended cannot be authorized.
  • Sigma Xi reserves the right to refuse refund requests.

    Policy on Respect
    The Sigma Xi Annual Meeting & Student Research Conference should be a positive experience for all. Sigma Xi's
    Policy on Respect hopes to ensure this goal.

    Photography Notice
    Photographs may be taken during the meeting. These photographs will be the property of Sigma Xi and may be placed on our website or in promotional collateral.

    Questions or comments? meeting@sigmaxi.org

     

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