Official invitation for visa application: Please write to immediately.

Abstract submission deadline: May 15, 2009
Post-deadline submissions may be e-mailed to

Early registration deadline: May 25, 2009 (extended past original 15 May date)

Financial support request: May 15, 2009

Pre-registration: Pre-registration and online abstract submission closed on 03 June 2009. A total of 222 participants pre-registered.

Hotel reservation deadlines: Requests for rooms in the on-campus residence halls must be received by Friday, 19 June. Hotel reservations at the conference rate must be made by 28 June for the Holiday Inn, or 07 July for the Clarion.

As of 30 June, there are no longer any vacancies for on-campus residence hall rooms or at the Holiday Inn.

Cancellation of registration (fee applies): July 3, 2009

Web posting of all submitted abstracts: July 6, 2009