Meeting registration will be open beginning Tuesday, June 2nd.

If you are a Press Registrant, please contact
leftwich@faseb.org for more information.

SVP 2015 Registration Fees

Discounted registration fees are offered until August 14, 2015 (11:59 PM, EST).  Online and fax registrations must be paid by credit card (Master Card, Visa or American Express only).  Registrations sent by mail must be accompanied by credit card information or check for payment.  Checks must be drawn on U.S. bank, in U.S. funds and made payable to Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.  Purchase orders will not be accepted.
 

Member Rate
Early (On or before August 14) $385
Regular (After August 14 & before October 13) $470
On-Site (After October 13)  $575


Member from a Developing Country Rate
Early (On or before August 14) $200
Regular (After August 14 & before October 13) $250
On-Site (After October 13)  $350

Nonmember Rate
Early (On or before August 14) $530
Regular (After August 14 & before October 13) $670
On-Site (After October 13)  $775

 

Student Member Rate
Early (On or before August 14) $220
Regular (After August 14 & before October 13) $270
On-Site (After October 13)  $370

 

Student Nonmember* Rate
Early (On or before August 14) $300
Regular (After August 14 & before October 13) $350
On-Site (After October 13) $450

 

Junior Member Rate
Early (On or before August 14) $220
Regular (After August 14 & before October 13) $270
On-Site (After October 13) $370


One Day Member Registration Rate
Early (On or before August 14) $160
Regular (After August 14 & before October 13) $190
On-Site (After October 13) $230

 

One Day Nonmember Registration Rate
Early (On or before August 14) $215
Regular (After August 14 & before October 13) $270
On-site (After October 13) $310

 

One Day Student Registration                           
Rate
Member $110
Non Member $150


Spouse/Guest Registration
Rate
Early (On or before August 14) $160
Regular (After August 14 & before October 13) $200
On-Site (After October 13) $240


Additional tickets for the Awards Ceremony may be purchased at the following rates:
Adults: $65
Children: $25

 

Cancellation Policy

Notification of cancellation must be submitted to the SVP Registration Office in writing prior to August 14, 2014.  Cancellations received by August 14, 2014 will be subject to a $120 non-refundable processing fee.  No refunds will be issued after August 14, 2014.   Please mail requests for refunds to: The SVP Registration Office, 9650 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD  20814 or send by email to leftwich@faseb.org.

Substitutions are allowed at any time but must be requested in writing and be of the same membership status.


SVP Members – Regular, Emeritus, Member from a Developing Country (MDC), Junior, Student and Spousal/Second:

SVP Members may register at a special member rate. Student, Junior and MDC members all may register as a special rate.

Nonmembers

Become a full member of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology and register for SVP 2015 at the discounted member registration rate. Membership in the Society is open to all persons who share the stated purposes of the Society and who sign the SVP code of ethics statement. All members have electronic access to the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. For more information about SVP membership, visit the SVP website at http://vertpaleo.org/.

Nonmembers and Student Nonmembers registration includes admittance to all educational sessions, exhibits, poster viewing, and social activities.

Student Nonmembers may register at a special student nonmember rate.


Student Nonmembers*

Student Nonmembers must e-mail or fax a copy of their current valid student ID within five (5) business days of registration to the SVP Registration Office in order to secure the appropriate registration rate. If a copy of the current valid student ID is not received within five (5) business days, the applicant’s credit card will be charged for the full registration rate.

Email:  leftwich@faseb.org
Phone: +1-301-634-7010
Fax: +1-301-634-7008

Junior Members

Junior Members may attend SVP annual meetings at the Junior Member rate only if a parent or guardian (if the student is not emancipated) accompanies them. The parent/guardian must be a registered attendee at the meeting (at the guest attendee rate if not a member). In order to pick up their registration materials, the Junior Member and guardian/parent must be together at the meeting registration desk (at the meeting venue) and show a valid photo ID. The parent or guardian MUST accompany the Junior Member to all SVP social functions, and sit at the same table with the Junior Member while at the event. Social events include, but are not limited to: The Welcome Reception, Student Roundtable Forum and Reprint Exchange, guest speaker events, and Auction.

One-Day Registration

One-Day Registration is available for Wednesday, October 14, Thursday, October 15, Friday, October 16, and Saturday, October 17. It includes admission to all educational sessions, exhibits, and social events scheduled for the day purchased. You may register at this rate for one day only.

Social Functions Only (Guest)**

For guests of primary registrants only. The Social Functions only badge includes admittance to all social functions, coffee breaks, and the Awards Ceremony. This registration category does not include admittance to technical sessions.


Field Trips and Workshops

Advance registration for Field Trips and Workshops is required using the online registration system ONLY.  Registration will be processed on a first come, first served basis until maximum capacity is reached.

Field Trip Registration Fees
Title
Date Time Fee
Investigating Modern and Eocene Estuarine Environments, Their Biological Communities & Depositional Facies
Thursday, October 9 - Tuesday October 13, 2015 Begins Friday,
October 9, at 11:00 pm
$460.00
Early and Mid-Cretaceous Archosaur Localities of North-Central Texas
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
$85.00
Ocean Dallas: Late Cretaceous Strata and Vertebrate Fossils of North Texas
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
8:00 am - 3:00 pm $50.00
Two Late Pennsylvanian Marine Vertebrate Localities in North-Central Texas
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
$105.00
Permian Vertebrate-Bearing Strata of North-Central Texas Sunday October 18-Tuesday October 20, 2015 Begins Sunday, October 18 at 7:30 am and ends Tuesday, October 20 at 6:00 pm $380.00 (double) /$480.00 (single)

Workshop Registration Fees
Title Date Time Fee
Iodine-Enhanced Soft-Tissue Imaging: An Introductory Workshop for Vertebrate Paleontologists
Tuesday, October 13
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. $35.00
Phylogenetic Comparative Methods Workshop
Tuesday, October 13
9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. $45.00
Geomorph: R Package for the Collection and Analysis of Geometric Morphometric Data
Tuesday, October 13
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. $40.00
Morphological Evolution in Deep Time: Calculating Disparity and Rates from Discrete Phenotypic Data
Tuesday, October 13
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Free
Vertebrate Fossil Packing for Shipment by Courier Tuesday, October 13 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm $55.00
UV and Other Forensic Techniques in Specimen Diagnostics and Documentation Tuesday, October 13 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm $95.00
Educator's Workshop: Vertebrate Paleontology in Second Classroom: An Exploration into how Ancient Life and Climates Shaped the World Today Saturday, October 17 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Free

 

                                 

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