Leveraging Genomic Diversity to Promote Animal and Human Health (S5)

Scientific Organizers: Michèle Ramsay, Han Brunner and Appolinaire Djikeng


November 25—29, 2018

Speke Resort & Conference Centre, Kampala, Uganda


Part of the Keystone Symposia Global Health Series, supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation


BEWARE of booking lodging through companies unaffiliated with Keystone Symposia. Click here for more details.

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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Global Health Travel Award Deadline: Jun 26, 2018 [details]
Scholarship Deadline: Aug 8, 2018 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Aug 8, 2018 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Aug 23, 2018 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Oct 6, 2018 [details]

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Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2019-S5 "Leveraging Genomic Diversity to Promote Animal and Human Health" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On August 8, 2018 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After August 8, 2018 until October 14, 2018 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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August 8, 2018 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On October 6, 2018 845.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After October 6, 2018 1045.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On October 6, 2018 620.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After October 6, 2018 820.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.




Discounted Abstract Deadline: August 8, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is August 23, 2018)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline: June 26, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline: August 8, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: August 23, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:

  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is August 8, 2018)

Discounted Registration Deadline: October 6, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 620.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1045.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 820.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

Please be advised that some meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services, including "Exhibitors Housing Services," “Expo Housing Services,” "Global Housing," etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling, without any actual knowledge to that effect, and pressure you into giving them your credit card number to make a lodging reservation with them.

We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report any calls or correspondence you might have received to Keystone Symposia and book only through lodging links in your Keystone Symposia account, an established travel agency or directly with the hotel(s) listed on our website.

Speke Resort & Conference Centre
Kampala, Uganda


Munyonyo
PO Box 446
Kampala,
Uganda
Phone: +256 (0) 414 227 434, or +256 (0) 757 711 321
Fax: +256 (0) 41 227110
spekeresort@spekeresort.com
Hotel Website


Click here to send your lodging request to Speke Resort.

**Please be sure to enter in the "Subject" section of the inquiry "Room Reservation for November 2018 Keystone Symposia" in order to receive the discounted rate!
If you do not receive a response within 48 hours of submitting, please contact Flavia Nzaaro at +256 (0) 417 716 353 or email spekeresort@spekeresort.com.

Your room reservation is NOT officially booked until you receive a response from Speke Resort about your room reservation inquiry!


PLEASE NOTE: Conference lodging for our attendees is only held until October 13th, 2018 at which time the hotel rooms are released to the general public. Once released to the public we cannot guarantee availability or the discounted rate! HOWEVER, DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THIS DATE TO BOOK YOUR LODGING! Please book as soon as possible as our conference lodging MAY still sell out before this date!
(Rates include daily breakfast but do not include taxes and/or surcharges)
Accommodations
Rates
Deluxe Room, Single Occupancy $125 USD per night
Twin Room, Double Occupancy with 2 Single Beds $185 USD per night
Double Room, Double Occupancy with 1 Double Bed $185 USD per night
Room rates are listed by the NIGHTLY rate for this meeting.
Rates do not include extra night stays beyond the conference dates.
Make your lodging arrangements early as space is limited.
Deposit and cancellation requirements vary from site to site;
please confirm directly with the hotel at the time of booking.