(COVID-19 Update) The 2020 Annual Meeting will go on as planned over the dates of June 26-30th but now will be offered through an innovative and interactive virtual experience. The Program Committee is already working on the transformation of this meeting, and all the details on participating will be announced soon! For those that have already committed to participating in the Annual Meeting either as a speaker, a registered participant, exhibitor or sponsor, we will be sending you directly information on next steps for your respective area so stay tuned! Please contact the OHBM Executive Office at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
NOTE: You must use your OHBM login credentials to register. The login credentials used during abstract submission are not valid for registration. Please contact email@example.com if you are having problems logging in.
Early Registration Deadline: April 1, 2020
Standard Registration: April 2, 2020 - May 14, 2020
Onsite Registration: May 15, 2020 - June 30, 2020
Prices listed are USD.
|Full Meeting Registration Rates
|One Day Registration Rates
Please Note: One day registration is unique to the day of your choice and includes official Annual Meeting activities offered that day only. One day registration is not valid for Education courses on Friday, June 26th. 2 day registration is not offered.
Educational Course Fees:
Those attending Educational Courses are required to pay the rates as listed below. Both full and ½ day courses will be offered and attendees are allowed to move between courses as they desire.
Registration Information and Frequently Asked Questions
In order to help alleviate long lines at registration for those who need to register after the standard rates end, we are now keeping online registration open through the start of the meeting. You will be able to continue to register online until June 25th, 2020 at the onsite rate, and your name badge will be ready for you to pick up at the registration desk in Montreal. After June 25th, you will need to go to go the registration desk in Montreal to get registered.
If you register in Montreal, please note your payment will need to be in Canadian Dollars if paying by cash or in USD if paying by credit card. The credit card must be in your possession to register in Montreal.
What does my registration fee include?
Your registration fee includes access to all OHBM-sponsored Keynote Lectures, Symposia, Oral Sessions, poster sessions, poster receptions, exhibit hall, coffee breaks and admittance to the Welcome Reception and Club Night.
A separate fee applies if you wish to attend any Educational Courses on Friday, June 26th (see Educational Course Rates above). Educational course titles are available to view on the OHBM website and we encourage you to register for them now. If you would like to add an educational course to your current registration, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
OHBM will provide morning and afternoon coffee breaks each day. Lunch may be offered during industry sponsored symposia. The meeting registration includes a Friday night welcome reception with heavy hors d'oeuvres. Many food options will be available within walking distance of the convention center for purchase.
Will a printed program and abstract book be provided?
Condensed program books, schedule at a glance and a pocket size schedule will be available to all attendees on site. Abstract books will be available online only.
A student member is a full-time student working towards a graduate degree (M.S., Ph.D. or M.D. degree) or an individual who is no more than four years out after completing such a degree
Please note: we will NOT be mailing out name badges. All attendees please print your own badge on-site at the self-service laptop/printers located in the registration area.
Do I need a Visa to attend the meeting in Montreal?
Please visit the following website for information regarding Visa's for the country in which you reside: Entry and Visa Information
Developing Country Reduced Registration Application
OHBM provides an opportunity for current members who reside and work in countries ranking low on The World Bank's country income classification list to apply for reduced registration rates (a 50% discount on the General Annual Meeting registration fees) for the OHBM Annual Meeting. Discounts do not apply to educational courses. Please Submit Your Application here.
Can I bring a guest? How about my children?
You are welcome to bring a guest(s) to the Welcome Reception and / or Club Night. Guest tickets are available during pre-registration or onsite for $50USD per guest. Guests are not allowed in scientific programming without a registration badge.
Child care grants will be made available again this year. An announcement and application will be sent out in February.
You will receive one complimentary ticket to the Welcome Reception and Club Night with your registration. Please note that Club Night is intended for adults over the age of 18. Guest Tickets can be purchased for $50 each.
OHBM Invitation Letter
To cancel your meeting registration, please contact email@example.com. A $50 cancellation fee will apply for cancellations after June 15, 2020. There are no refunds for cancellations received after June 25, 2020. No-shows and OHBM Membership dues will not be refunded.
Changes such as name changes, form of payment and 2 or more registration type changes will be subject to a $25 handling fee. This fee does not apply to the addition of educational courses.
To register as a member of the press, please send your name, company, and verification of press credentials to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you experience technical difficulties or need assistance during the registration process, please contact the OHBM Executive Office at email@example.com.
*Photos will be taken at the annual meeting and by registering you give OHBM permission to use photos that you may appear in.