Fifth SIAM Conference on Geometric Design

Registration Information

Registration Fees

Registration fees for the Short Course include lunch and short course notes. Registration fees for the conference include

To register, complete the Preregistration Form and submit it with your payment to SIAM. You can also register in the following ways:

Registration Fees

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A special 15-month membership application form is available for attendees of the Fifth SIAM Conference on Geometric Design. Both the registration form and membership form must be completed and submitted to SIAM to take advant age of this special offer.

Preregistration Deadline: Monday, October 20, 1997

Short Course Nov. 2, 1997
*SIAG/GDSIAM MemberNon-Member Student
Preregistration (Prior to Oct. 20) $150 $150 $195 $75
Registration (After Oct. 20) $195$195$240$75
Conference Nov. 3-6, 1997
Preregistration (Prior to Oct. 20) $185 $190 $230$40
Registration (After Oct. 20)$225$230$270$40
Western BBQ/Country Music $39 $39 $39 $39
*SIAM Activity Group on Geometric Design

Special Evening Event

Old Fashioned Southern BBQ/Country Music Show
Tuesday, November 4, 1997
6:30 PM-9:30 PM
Cost: $39.00/person

Come and enjoy the fun and flavor of the old South. Vanderbilt University Stadium Club is proud to feature some of the oldest barbeque recipes in the south. Dinner will consist of barbeque pork and chicken, an assortment of salads and beans, hot buttered rolls, an assortment of southern desserts and beverages. It's all you can eat! Upon arrival, you'll be greeted with country music by the band "Country Song", a cocktail get-together with colleagues and friends. Dinner will be served at 7:00 p.m. After dinner, join in for some line dancing -- just for the fun of it!

We urge attendees to preregister and save!

To qualify for the preregistration rate, the registration form and payment must be received at the SIAM Office by Monday, October 20, 1997. Registrations received at the SIAM office after Monday, October 20th will be subject to the difference between the preregistration and on site registration fees. The difference will be charged to your credit card or collected from you on-site.

There will be no prorated fees. No refunds will be issued after Monday October 20, 1997. If your preregistration payment arrives at SIAM after the conference has started, that payment will be returned to you and your on-site registration will be processed.

The SIAM registration desk will be located in the Lobby of the Centennial Ballroom. It is open during the following times:

Saturday, November 1 - 5:00 PM-7:30 PM
Sunday, November 2 - 8:00 AM-7:30 PM
Monday, November 3 - 7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Tuesday, November 4 - 7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Wednesday, November 5 - 7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Thursday, November 6 - 7:30 AM-12:00 PM

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation prior to:
October 1, 1997 - Full Refund
October 2-19, 1997 - $25.00 Cancellation Fee
After October 20, 1997 - No Refund

Credit Card

SIAM accepts AMEX, MC, Visa, or check as a form of payment. When using credit card, please indicate card type, account number and the expiration date on the registration form. Remember to include your signature on the appropriate line.

SIAM Corporate Members

Non-member attendees employed by the following institutions are entitled to the SIAM member registration fees.

Tourist Information

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