Somatosensation: From Detection to Perception (J8)

joint with the meeting on Pain: Aligning the Target (J7)

Scientific Organizers: Alexander Chesler, Sarah Ross and Daniel O’Connor


February 2—5, 2020

Keystone Resort, Keystone, CO, USA


Supported by the Directors' Fund


BEWARE of booking lodging through companies unaffiliated with Keystone Symposia. Click here for more details.

Keystone Symposia is committed to maintaining a positive and respectful environment at its meetings. To this end, please review and comply with our policies.

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: Oct 17, 2019 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 17, 2019 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Nov 22, 2019 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Dec 4, 2019 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2020-J8 "Somatosensation: From Detection to Perception" 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 October 17, 2019 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After October 17, 2019 until November 22, 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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October 17, 2019 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On December 4, 2019 795.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After December 4, 2019 995.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On December 4, 2019 570.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After December 4, 2019 770.00 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: October 17, 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 November 22, 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: October 17, 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: November 22, 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 October 17, 2019)

Discounted Registration Deadline: December 4, 2019

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


Registration Fee: 795.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 570.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 995.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 770.00 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.

Please be advised that some meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services, including "Exhibitors Housing Services," “Expo Housing Services,” "Global Housing," etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling, without any actual knowledge to that effect, and pressure you into giving them your credit card number to make a lodging reservation with them.

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.
Sightseeing Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available NOT A SKIER? You can still enjoy breathtaking mountain views at nearly 13,000 feet in elevation! For only $25, Arapahoe Basin's "Lift and Lunch" deal includes a lift ride to and from Black Mountain Lodge, plus a $20 voucher toward any lunch menu item(s). 2020 Arapahoe Basin. Catch a ride up to A-Basin via the free Summit Stage bus that leaves from the River Run stop every hour. Don't forget to bring your name badge to the ticket window to receive discount.
Click here for more information on how to get to Arapahoe Basin.
Skiing Walking distance Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Keystone Resort is the ultimate mountain playground for all ages. With five above-tree-line bowls, night skiing and an in-bounds cat skiing program, the resort boasts over 3,000 acres of easy-to-expert ski terrain on three epic peaks.
Keystone Resort
  More Ski Information: Discount Lift Tickets:  

KEYSTONE RESORT

2019-20 rates and booking information will be posted when prices have been negotiated.

ARAPAHOE BASIN SKI AREA

"A-Basin" offers a discount to Keystone Symposia attendees and familly members. In order to receive discount, you MUST bring your KS name badge to the Arapahoe Basin Ticket Office. Take the FREE Shuttle to Araphoe Basin, which runs every hour from 7 am-5 pm,from the Summit Stage "River Run" stop at Keystone Resort. Click Here for rates and information.

Click here for more information on how to get to Arapahoe Basin.

Equipment rentals: 

KEYSTONE RESORT

Keystone Sports offers discounts on ski & snowboard equipment rentals when attendees book online any time prior to rental pick up. 2019-20 rates and conditions are TBD and will be posted when they are negotiated.

ARAPAHOE BASIN SKI AREA

A-Basin offers deals on ski & snowboard equipment rentals. 2019 Arapahoe Basin Rates.



Keystone Resort is spread out over five miles. There are restaurants in the villages and on the mountains; however, few restaurants are within walking distance of the Conference Center. **2019 Update: there is a small cafe now open inside the Conference Center.** We suggest that attendees purchase snacks and beverages for their rooms at one of the small groceries in the resort. For a comprehensive list of dining options in Keystone Resort, click here.
Amounts are in US dollars
The above information is provided as a courtesy to our conferees and is subject to change without notice.