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2014 BCLA Conference

Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel, 1133 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC March 31 to April 2, 2014

Pricing and Deadlines

Registration for the 2014 BC Library Conference is now closed!

2014 Delegate Pricing:

Regular rates February 26-March 18:
Member regular full: $380 Non-member regular full: $530
Member regular one-day (Tuesday OR Wednesday): $240 Non-member regular one-day (Tuesday OR Wednesday): $395

Student regular full: $220
Student regular one-day (Tuesday OR Wednesday): $150

Exhibits Pass only Tuesday: $60 – Valid in Trade Show on Tuesday between 10:30 am—5:15 pm. Includes lunch and breaks held in the Exhibits. Does not include access to sessions. This pass is for delegates only, and vendors unaffiliated with a trade show booth who attempt to conduct business on the trade show floor will be asked to leave.

Onsite Registration – A $50 surcharge will be added to the Regular Registration Rate for onsite registrations. Please visit the Port of Vancouver Room if purchasing your registration on site.

Send 10 – 19 delegates from your institution and receive a 5% rebate. Send 20 or more and receive a 10% rebate. To receive your rebate, send a list of your delegate to Cheques will be cut at the end of April.

Please note, the Institutional Sampler is not available. The Institutional Sampler was discontinued as of 2010.

Registrations are not transferable. Cancellations must be made in writing to by March 18, 2014 – a $50 cancellation fee will apply.

Member means a current member of BC Library Association, BC Library Trustees Association, or Health Libraries Association of BC.

Please note, the Monday Keynote and President’s Reception is open to Full Registration delegates only. If you select them on the registration form, you will automatically be charged the full registration amount.

What’s included?

There is some Food & Beverage provided as part of your conference registration, depending on which day(s) you have registered for:

Monday, March 31st (available to Full Registration only)
7:00 pm Appetizers & Cash Bar

Tuesday, April 1st (available to Full & Tuesday Registrations only)
10:30 am Coffee & Tea
12:00 pm Sandwich Lunch with Coffee & Tea
2:45 pm Ice Cream Bars
4:30 pm Afternoon Cheese Sampling & Cash Bar
6:30 pm Appetizers & Cash Bar

Wednesday, April 2nd (available to Full & Wednesday Registrations only)
9:30 am Coffee & Tea
2:45 pm Coffee & Tea, Lemonade and Iced Tea