Who Needs to Register?
Everyone must submit a registration form (including invited speakers) with the appropriate fee. Registered participants will receive conference materials and a name badge securing admission to the Opening Reception, the Exhibit Show and Scientific Sessions at the ACA Registration Desk within the Westin Waterfront Hotel.
Participants with special needs arising from
disabilities or particular dietary requirements are invited to contact
the Registration Office to discuss appropriate accommodations.
Obtaining a VISA
Advanced planning by foreign travelers is critical. We
recommend all foreign travelers consider the following when making
plans to travel to the US:
IUCr Scientific Freedom Policy Statement
The Organizing Committee of the American Crystallographic
Association 2012 Annual Meeting shall observe the basic policy of
nondiscrimination and affirms the rights of scientists throughout the
world to adhere or to associate with international scientific activity
without restrictions based on nationality, race, color, age, religion,
political philosophy, ethnic origin, citizenship, language, or sex, in
accordance with the Statues on the International Council for Science. At
this meeting no barriers will exist which would prevent theparticipation of bona fide scientists.