Online Registration is now closed. There will be on-site registration available at the Four Points Sheraton Toronto the day of the DEC.


Early Bird Registration (Before October 25, 2017)
Regular Rate (After October 25, 2017 )

Space is limited, so please register early.

What Your Registration Includes

  • Syllabus containing detailed handouts
  • 2 lunches, 1 dinner, and refreshment breaks
  • Certificate of Attendance


Payment and Registration by Phone

Local/International: +1.604.827.3112 or toll free within Canada/USA: 1.855.827.3112. Please have your Visa or Mastercard ready.

Payment and Registration by Cheque

Please make your cheque payable to the University of British Columbia and send it along with complete registration form to:

  • We cannot accept registrations by fax or credit card payments by mail at this time.
  • Full payment must be received at the time of registration.
  • We reserve the right to cancel this course if registration is insufficient. In the event of cancellation, a full refund will be provided, and you will be placed on the priority list for the next course.

Refund/Transfer & Cancellation Policy

There will be a $50 cancellation fee until the end of the Early Bird deadline (October 25, 2017). After that there will be a $100 charge for up to two weeks (October 11, 2017) prior to the conference (all fees incl. taxes). Two weeks or less there will be no refund.

If you are unable to attend the conference, you are welcome to send a colleague in your place. There will be no fee to make this change up to October 25, 2017, provided you notify us via phone or email. Substitution requests must come from the original registrant (or the administrator who arranged for the registration) and include the original registrant’s name, the amount paid, plus the substitute’s attendee’s email, full name, city and affiliation. Substitution requests received after this date will incur a $75 processing fee.