FoCM 2020

  • Start Date: 06/15/2020
  • End Date: 06/24/2020
Location: 

Vancouver, BC

Description: 

This is the registration page for the Foundations of Computational Mathematics (FoCM) 2020 Conference, at the SFU Downtown Campus. 

 

Registration Process:

Please read these instructions carefully, so that you have selected the correct fees and social event option to be charged.

a) To start the registration process please create a PIMS account

b) Return to this page and click on the "Sign Up button" at the bottom of the page.

c) Select your registration type from the drop down menu 

d) From the Optional List, ensure you have selected which period you are attending (1,2,3) and which social events you wish to attend.

You will be redirected to a secure payment portal run by UBC where you can then make your payments using Mastercard or Visa (Unfortunately not all Interac payments will be accepted). You will then receive an official receipt sent to your email address.

 

Early Bird Registration fees: Deadline April 1, 2020, 4:00pm PST

*Junior Participants (BSc, MSc, PhD, Postdoc) $150CAD

*Regular Participants $300CAD 

  

Regular Registration fees: Deadline June 1, 2020, 4:00pm PST

*Junior Participants (BSc, MSc, PhD, Postdoc) $200CAD

*Regular Participants $375CAD 

 

Social Events: Deadline June 1, 2020, 4:00pm PST

FoCM 2020 will feature three social events at downtown Vancouver locations, one during each period. These are:

 

Tuesday, June 16 at The Rogue Kitchen and Wet Bar, Waterfront $55 CAD

This social event will include a 3-course sit-down dinner featuring a choice of a starter dish, a main entree, and dessert with coffee or tea. The menu also caters to vegetarian and vegan dietary options.

 

Friday, June 19 at Steamworks Brewpub, Gastown
$50 CAD

This reception-style social event will be at the famous Steamworks Brewpub in the heart of Gastown. Attendees will enjoy the welcoming atmosphere, alongside a custom selection of hot and cold appetizers, including seafood, meat, and vegetarian options, as well as a selection of delectable desserts.

 

Tuesday, June 23 at The Rogue Kitchen and Wet Bar, Waterfront $55 CAD

This social event will include a 3-course sit-down dinner featuring a choice of a starter dish, a main entree, and dessert with coffee or tea. The menu also caters to vegetarian and vegan dietary options.

 

There will be a cash bar at each event if you wish to purchase alcoholic beverages. Please note that attendance for each event is capped. Availability is on a first come, first serve basis and sign up and payment for all social events closes on June 1st.

Please inform the conference organizers of any severe dietary restrictions by contacting them via email at: focm2020@sfu.ca

 

Refund Process:

Please email the organizers at focm2020@sfu.ca, should you wish to cancel your attendance. Kindly note that refunds will be made based on the below schedule:

 

Before May 1: 100% 

From May 1- June 1: 50% 

After June 1st: No Refund

Other Information: 

The event will take place at the SFU Downtown Vancouver Campus. For more information about the conference, see http://focm-society.org/2020/