Registration

Welcome to the 2019 IFBC Conference & ISLM Symposium registration. Please note that Early Bird pricing will be in effect from Monday, December 17th, 2018 until Friday, April 19, 2019. Registration will then increase by $20/day as of Saturday, April 20th, 2019. Online registration will close as of Friday, May 24, 2019. While we will allow on-site registration, we do recommend that you register in advance, as space is limited. At the time of registration, we are happy to connect you with Kerry Berlinquette, our suggested travel agent. You may contact her at kerry@destinationtbay.ca

Please note that Speaker/Presenter registration will open as of Monday, April 1st, 2019, once the call for abstracts has closed and we are able to communicate with those chosen. If you have any questions regarding this, please contact Tara at admin.bri@lakeheadu.ca

Activity Options & Description

We have multiple options for registration so that we can accommodate your schedule. Please note that the first two days of the conference, June 10-11, 2019 will be focused on ISLM related topics, June 12th will be a crossover day that will encompass both topics and the final two days will be related to IFBC. Therefore, when you are registering, you will have the option to choose to attend one, two or three days, as well as the full conference.

Your registration fee includes not only access to outstanding speakers and leaders in the Biorefining field but also breakfast, lunch and two nutritional breaks a day. You will also receive conference related materials and items, and if you are joining us on Sunday, June 9th, 2019, you will be invited to our welcome reception.

In addition to registering for the conference, we also have a complete spousal package, evening activities and a conference dinner that you can choose to purchase. Please note that this will be a separate registration process and will be available at the same cost from now until Friday, May 24th, 2019.

To register for the conference dinner and any of the extracurricular activities listed below, please CLICK HERE.

Extra Curricular Activities and Conference Dinner

Type Description Date Cost
Conference Dinner Join us and celebrate with your peers and spouses. June 12th, 2019 $125/person
Includes appetizers, three-course dinner and one alcoholic drink per person.
City Tour Get to know how superior Thunder Bay truly is. This will include a three-hour bus tour, hosted on a bus and including some walking to enjoy local delicacy sampling. This tour will depart from the hotel at 6:00pm and return by 9:00pm. June 10th, 2019 $75/person
*30 people per bus maximum
*Limited to 90 people
Sailing Tour Experience Thunder Bay's magnificent marina and explore Lake Superior from the deck. This will include bus transportation to the marina, a one-hour sailing tour and snacks. June 13th, 2019 $125/person
* Limited to 20 people.
Zodiak Tour Life in the fast lane! Explore our waters through this one-of-a-kind speedboat. This will include bus transportation to the marina, a one hour boat tour and snacks. June 13th, 2019 $125/person
* Limited to 12 people.
Spousal Tour

Full Day Exploration of Thunder Bay, including transportation, lunch and snacks.

6 hours in total (10:00am - 3:00pm)

June 10th, 2019 $200
Spousal Tour

Full Day Exploration of Thunder Bay, including transportation, lunch and snacks.

6 hours in total (10:00am - 3:00pm)

June 11th, 2019 $200
Spousal Tour

Full Day Exploration of Thunder Bay, including transportation, lunch and snacks.

6 hours in total (10:00am - 3:00pm)

June 12th, 2019 $200
Spousal Tour

Full Day Exploration of Thunder Bay, including transportation, lunch and snacks.

6 hours in total (10:00am - 3:00pm)

June 13th, 2019 $200

Registration Form