Attending

Registration 2014

If you had a submission (Paper, Poster, Workshop, Course, etc.) accepted into CHI PLAY, please register for a full conference pass.

Conference Pricing (all prices are in US Dollars)

Registration Type Early
(until 10 September 2014)
Regular
(until 18 October 2014)
On-Site/Late
Standard (Non-Member) Full Conference (1) $750 (USD) $850 (USD) $950 (USD)
ACM/SIGCHI Professional Member Full Conference (1) $600 (USD) $700 (USD) $800 (USD)
Student (ACM/SIGCHI/SGDC) Full Conference (1) $350 (USD) $450 (USD) $500 (USD)
Industry Day Pass (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday – conditions apply) (2) $350 (USD) $400 (USD) $450 (USD)
Industry GUR Workshop Pass (Sunday GUR Workshop only) (3) $300 (USD) $400 (USD) $500 (USD)
Extra Banquet Ticket (4) $100 (USD)

Please register using Regonline now. If you have any questions regarding registration, please email our local chairs.

What’s included?

Full Conference Pass (ACM/SIGCHI Pro and Student Members, Non-Members)

  • Attendance at the CHI PLAY main conference sessions on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday
  • Attendance at the CHI PLAY workshops on Sunday
  • Attendance at the CHI PLAY opening reception night posters, demos, student games session on Monday evening
  • Two coffee breaks on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday
  • Conference banquet on Tuesday night
  • Discounted accommodation rate at the hosting Radisson Hotel Admiral Toronto – Harbourfront
  • Conference materials

Day Pass (Attendance without accepted CHI PLAY submission only)

  • Attendance at the CHI PLAY main conference sessions on either Monday or Tuesday or Wednesday
  • Attendance at the CHI PLAY opening reception night posters, demos, student games session on Monday evening
  • Two coffee breaks on the selected day
  • Discounted accommodation rate at the hosting Radisson Hotel Admiral Toronto – Harbourfront
  • Conference materials

GUR Workshop Day Pass (Attendance of GUR Workshop Only)

Extra Banquet Ticket

  • Allows an accompanying person to attend the conference banquet on Tuesday night.

Venue: Radisson Hotel Admiral Toronto – Harbourfront

Radisson

CHI PLAY 2014 will be held at the Radisson Admiral Harbourfront, Toronto. We have negotiated a special conference rate for attendees to stay at this hotel (mention CHI PLAY in your reservation). A standard room at $185 per night includes 2 large queen size beds. The rate below will be available until September 20, 2014 (each room has complimentary wifi):

Guest Room

Whether you’ll be enjoying the harbour views from atop the CN Tower or at the Direct Energy / Allstream Centre, you’ll find the Radisson Toronto ideally positioned for your vacation or business trip. Both Blue Jays fans visiting the Rogers Centre and Metro Toronto Convention Centre attendees congregate in this impressive, modern facility, offering spectacular views of Lake Ontario. Superior services such as the newly renovated Fitness Centre, on-site restaurant and seasonal outdoor pool patio with harbour views are offered at this chic hotel in Toronto, Canada. The Air Canada Centre, Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada and major Toronto attractions are all just minutes from the Radisson Admiral Toronto, while Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is just two kilometres away. Once you drop your bags off at the hotel, you’re just a short walk from Union Station and exploring the neighborhoods and business districts of Toronto.

Directions

Public Transport from Pearson Airport

From West

  • Exit Gardiner Expressway at Bay/York St exit towards Yonge
  • Keep left at the fork and follow signs marked Yonge/Queens Quay
  • Turn right onto Bay Street
  • Turn Right onto Queens Quay
  • Follow Queens Quay to Rees Street and turn left
  • Rees will turn into Robertson Crescent and follow to front entrance of the hotel

From East

  • Exit Gardiner Expressway at York Street South
  • Continue to Queens Quay
  • Turn right onto Queens Quay and follow to Rees/Robertson Crescent
  • Turn left onto Robertson Crescent and follow to the front entrance of the hotel

Visa Support Letters

The Association for Computing Machinery does not issue formal invitation letters for visas. We can however issue a visa support letter.

For visa support letters, please send all requests to supportletters@acm.org with the following information:

  • Your name as it appears on your passport
  • Your current mailing address
  • The name of the conference you wish to attend (CHI PLAY 2014)
  • Your registration confirmation number for CHI PLAY 2014
  • If you are the author of any papers accepted for CHI PLAY 2014, please provide the paper title(s)
  • Your email address

Please note visa support letters are issued via email by PDF, and the original is mailed to your current postal address.