Registration



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Registration
Registrations in advance of the conference may be submitted on-line or by postal mail. On-line registration ends on Friday, August 8, 2008. Mailed registrations must be received no later than Friday, August 8, 2008. If you have registered on-line or by mail, you will be able to check in and pick up your registration materials from 8:34 pm to 10:04 pm on Saturday, August 16, at the Conference Registration Desk on the fifth floor of the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile. Check-in will resume at 7:30 am on Sunday, August 17, and will continue daily during the conference.

On-Site Registration
On-site registration will commence on Saturday, August 16, from 8:34 pm to 10:04 pm, at the Conference Registration Desk on the fifth floor of the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile. On-site registration will resume at 7:30 am on Sunday, August 17, and will continue daily during the conference.

Conference Registration Fees (Includes Film Festival)

Earlybird Registration (through April 30, 2008)

   Full   $250.00
  Companion   $150.00

Regular Registration (May 1 through August 8, 2008

   Full   $295.00
  Companion   $195.00

On-Site Registration (after August 8, 2008)

  Full   $325.00
  Companion   $225.00

Daily Registration

  Sunday, including Opening Reception   $95.00

 

Monday - Thursday  

$75.00 per day

NOTE:  To be eligible for the Companion Registration Fee, a companion must reside in the same household as the principal registrant.

Film Festival Registration Fees

For those not registered for the full conference program. May be purchased in advance or on-site.

  Five Days   $96.00
  Senior/Student Five Days   $72.00
  One Day   $36.00
  Senior/Student One Day   $27.00

Meals

  Shabbat Dinner (Pre-Conference)   $65.00 per person
  Saturday Evening Dinner (Pre-Conference)   $65.00 per person
  Breakfasts with the Experts   $29.00 each per person
  SIG Luncheons   $39.00 per person
  Banquet   $85.00 per person

Payment by Credit Card

We accept payment by Visa and MasterCard credit cards.  We do not accept debit cards or other credit cards.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Cancellation notices and refund requests must be submitted in writing, delivered or addressed to IAJGS, c/o Michael A. Posnick, Treasurer, 2601 Princeton Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55416. The date of submission shall be deemed to be the postmark date or the date of actual receipt, whichever is earlier.

Registrants submitting cancellation notices/refund requests will receive the following refunds:

     For cancellation notices/refund requests submitted before May 1, 2008, full refund of
     all registration fees and all additional charges, less a $35.00 administrative fee.

     For cancellation notices/refund requests submitted after April 30, 2008, and before July 16, 2008,
      full refund of all registration fees and all additional charges, less a $75.00 administrative fee.

     For cancellation notices/refund requests submitted after July 15, 2008, no refunds.

There will be no refunds of Film Festival registration fees.

We regret if illness, family emergency, or other reasons mean that you must cancel your registration after July 15, 2008.  We know, however, you will understand that we have incurred obligations to others based upon your registration.  There will be NO EXCEPTIONS to the Cancellation/Refund Policy.

You may wish to consider purchasing travel insurance from AIG Travel Guard International that includes reimbursement for your registration fee. For further information, click one of the buttons below:

We reserve the right to make all refunds by check approximately one month after the end of the Conference.

 

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