Sixth SIAM Conference on Applied Linear Algebra

Registration Information

Registration Hours

The SIAM registration desk will be located in the Cliff Lodge Ballroom Foyer. It is open during the following times:

Tuesday, October 28 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday, October 29 - 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday, October 30 - 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday, October 31 - 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday, November 1 - 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Registration Fees

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

* E-mail: [email protected]
* Telephone: 215-382-9800; 800-447-7426 (U.S. only)
* Fax: 215-386-7999
* Web: A fill-in form is available at that can be submitted directly to SIAM. A PostScript version of the form is available that can be printed out and faxed or mailed directly to SIAM.
* Postal Mail: Make your check payable to SIAM in U.S. dollars on a U.S. bank, and mail it to Customer Service, SIAM, 3600 University City Science Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2688 U.S.A.

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 Wednesday, October 15, 1997.

Registrations received at the SIAM office after Wednesday, October 15, 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 Wednesday, October 15, 1997. If your preregistration payment arrives at SIAM after the conference has started, payment will be returned to you and your on-site registration will be processed.

Preregistration deadline - Wednesday, October 15, 1997

SIAG/LA Members* SIAM Members NonMembers Students
Preregistration (before 10/15/97) $175$180$210 $40
On-Site Registration (after 10/15/97) $205 $210 $240 $40
Banquet $37.50$37.50$37.50$37.50

*SIAM Activity Group on Linear Algebra

Banquet Dinner & Guest Speaker

Saturday, November 1st 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM- The evening begins with a cash bar, an opportunity to review the conference and past few days activities with your colleagues. Dinner will consist of a choice of Cornish Game Hen stuffed with wild rice or Broiled Top Sirloin with Chasseur Sauce. Vegetarian meals will be available for those with special dietary preferences. Wine will be served with dinner followed by dessert. Cost $37.50

Box Lunches

For lunch break, we are offering attendees the option of ordering a box lunch at $9.50 per person, per day. These box lunches must be preordered and prepaid. Please indicate on the Preregistration Form which days you are interested in ordering a box lunch, and include the total amount with your preregistration payment.

Registration fee includes:

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation prior to
October 3, 1997 - Full Refund
October 4-15, 1997 - $25.00 Cancellation Fee
After October 15, 1997

Credit Cards

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

Non-SIAM Members

Non-SIAM members are encouraged to join SIAM to obtain the member rate for conference registration and enjoy the additional benefits of SIAM membership. As a member, you will receive free subscriptions to SIAM Review and SIAM News, and substantial discounts on SIAM books and journal subscriptions. Join SIAM now!
Contact SIAM Customer Service for an application form at
* Telephone: 215-382-9800; 800-447-7426 (U.S. only)
* Fax: 215-386-7999
* Postal Mail: SIAM, 3600 University City Science Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2688
* Web: Membership applications are available at

SIAM Corporate Members

Nonmembers employed by the following organizations are entitled to the SIAM member registration fees.

Aerospace Corporation
Amoco Production Company
AT&T Laboratories-Research
Bell Communications Research
Bell Laboratories
The Boeing Company
Center for Computing Sciences, a division of Institute for Defense Analyses
Cray Research, Inc.
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
Eastman Kodak Company
Exxon Research and Engineering Company
General Motors Corporation
IBM Corporation
IDA Center for Communications Research, La Jolla
MacNeal-Schwendler Corporation
Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
National Security Agency
NEC Research Institute
Oak Ridge National Laboratory Managed by the Lockheed Martin Energy Research Corporation for the Department of Energy
United Technologies Corporation

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