Higher-Order Chromatin Architecture in Time and Space (X3)

joint with the meeting on Skirting Mendel: Non-Classical Mechanisms of Phenotypic Variation, Inheritance and Disease (X4)

Scientific Organizers: Jennifer E. Phillips-Cremins, Job Dekker and Stavros Lomvardas


March 15—19, 2020

Whistler Conference Centre, Whistler, BC, Canada


Supported by the Directors' Fund


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Registered attendees of one meeting in a joint pair may participate in sessions of the other, pending space availability.

DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Nov 12, 2019 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Nov 12, 2019 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Dec 11, 2019 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Jan 15, 2020 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2020-X3 "Higher-Order Chromatin Architecture in Time and Space" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On November 12, 2019 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After November 12, 2019 until December 11, 2019 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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November 12, 2019 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On January 15, 2020 945.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After January 15, 2020 1145.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On January 15, 2020 720.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After January 15, 2020 920.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.




Discounted Abstract Deadline: November 12, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is December 11, 2019)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


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Scholarship Deadline: November 12, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: December 11, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:

  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is November 12, 2019)

Discounted Registration Deadline: January 15, 2020

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Registration Fee: 945.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 720.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1145.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 920.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

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We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report any calls or correspondence you might have received to Keystone Symposia and book only through lodging links in your Keystone Symposia account, an established travel agency or directly with the hotel(s) listed on our website.

Things to Do

Walking distance  = Walking distance (within 1/2 mile of conference center)  FREE Shuttle/Bus available  = FREE Shuttle/Bus available
Shuttle/Bus required  = Shuttle/Bus required  Car/Taxi required  = Car/Taxi required  not available  = Not Available

Suggestion: To find other attendees who may want to join you in activities, use the message board located near the Registration Desk. Post your contact information and activity of interest, and be sure to check the message board during the meeting for posts by fellow attendees.

During your stay in Whistler, enjoy one of the many special discounts on transportation, activities and dining offered by Tourism Whistler! For more information and to book, visit "www.whistler.com/activities/winter"

Do you love to ski and are attending more than one Keystone Symposia conference this year? If so, think about purchasing a Season Pass! There are 2 passes to consider depending on meeting and travel locations. Season passes are typically available to purchase through November, so act early. The EPIC Pass includes ski resorts in Keystone, Breckenridge, Park City, Whistler, Tahoe, and more. The IKON Pass includes ski resorts in Tahoe, Colorado, Banff, as well as Taos, NM, Big Sky Resort, MT and Alta/Snowbird, UT. Typically, the value of the pass pays for itself in as little as 5-6 days of skiing. For more information on the passes as well as prices, restrictions and packages, make sure to check out their websites.
Not a skier? Whistler Resort offers a variety of activities for enjoyment during your stay. The Village offers shops, galleries, spas, fitness centers and many excellent restaurants.
Skiing Walking distance FREE Shuttle/Bus available Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains: Holding the title of North America’s largest ski resort, these two colossal mountains offer more than 200 marked trails that include in-bounds backcountry, wide-open glaciers, powder-filled bowls, secluded glades and perfectly groomed trails. Freestylers will find six terrain parks that accommodate beginners to elite athletes, including a 22’ superpipe. Averaging 462 inches of snowfall each year, there’s something for everyone at Whistler Blackcomb.
  More Ski Information: Discount Lift Tickets:  

Whistler Blackcomb is pleased to offer you great savings on Lift Tickets, Rentals and Snow School Programs. It is easy for you to pre-register and pre-purchase the products that you need through our Dedicated Reservation Call Centre and Customer Rental Link.

2020 rates and booking information will be posted once they are negotiated with the ski area, check back in early December.
PLEASE NOTE ALL AMOUNTS ARE IN CANADIAN DOLLARS!

Snow School
Adult Snow School Programs are TBD% off during the conference.

Equipment rentals:  Save up to TBD% by booking rentals online

2020 Rates and booking information will be posted once negotiated.

Ski Area Website: www.whistlerblackcomb.com
Other FREE Shuttle/Bus available The Adventure Group, TAG, offers Keystone Symposia participants, and their guests, a discount of 15% off their exciting adventures. Book ahead of time by using the promo code: KEYSTONE15 on the booking page of their website. OR, look for their booth at registration to sign up and pay for your TAG adventure!

Superfly Ziplines combines the exhilarating feeling of soaring through the air with the breathtaking beauty of Cougar Mountain. Our unique system allows two guests to ride side-by-side, each on their own cable during this incredibly scenic experience. Superfly Zipline

Enjoy the thrill of a Snowmobile Tour through the pristine backcountry on freshly groomed trails. A range of terrain allow for beginner, intermediate and advanced tour that are catered to varying ability levels. Snowmobile Tours

Our Whistler Snowshoeing Tours range from serene walks through old growth forests on Whistler Mountain, to vigorous treks on our backcountry trails. You don’t need to be a skier to enjoy all our mountains have to offer! Snowshoe Tours



Amounts are in Canadian dollars
The above information is provided as a courtesy to our conferees and is subject to change without notice.