The Cognitive Development Society Bi-Ennial Conference will take place October 12 – 14, 2017 in Portland, Oregon! Join us for three full days of science, networking and time spent in beautiful and vibrant Portland.

What's Included?

~Access to two days of conference sessions, including the Plenary Speakers and Plenary Symposia

~Daily Coffee breaks

~Networking Opening Reception

~An Online program and abstract book

~The opportunity to network and liaise with research colleagues and leading PIs

Registration Procedure

Step 1 – Become a CDS Member

CDS Members benefit from reduced registration fees.  If you are not currently a CDS member, you can join or renew prior to registering for the meeting.

Step 2 – Register for the Meeting

Registration Fees: Early Bird (deadline August 24) Regular (deadline September 20) Late/Onsite
Member $250 $270 $290
Non-Member $365 $385 $405
Student Member $155 $175 $195
Student Non-Member $255 $275 $295

*Registration rates are in US dollars
Please note that due to the Secretariat/banking being in Canada, some credit cards may reject the initial charge.  If your card is declined, please check with the bank to ensure international transactions can be accepted.  If you still have problems, please contact us.

Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be received in writing.  The amount paid less a $75 processing fee will be refunded for cancellations post-marked, faxed or emailed prior to September 11, 2017.  Following this date, no refunds will be issued.

Transfer Policy: There will be a charge of $75 to transfer a registration to another person.  Transfer requests must be made by September 11, 2017.  Following this date, no transfer will be issued.

The Cognitive Development Society reserves the right to modify the conference program.  The conference organizers are not responsible for any non-refundable expenses participants incur for their travel and accommodations associated with this event.

Step 3 – Book Accommodation

Book your accommodation in Portland early.  Please visit the accommodation page for more details.