Acquired Brain Injury 2017 Provincial Conference

Presented by OBIA and Participating Community Associations

FAQ

Can I register for one day? 

Our conference is usually sold out; therefore, it is not possible to register for just one day.

 

Can we have one person attend one day and someone else on the second day?

Registration includes one delegate package and one name tag.  Should you wish to split the registration, it is your responsibility to transfer the conference material.

 

Do people tending the exhibit booth receive meals?

Thursday night dinner is not included unless registered as a delegate.  Dinner tickets can be purchased for $80.00.  All breaks and lunches are included.

 

Is the second floor, where the concurrent sessions are located, accessible?
Yes, there is a wheelchair elevator located at the end of the hall that can be accessed. A volunteer will be available before and after all concurrent sessions.

 

Is there a quiet room available if survivors need a break?

Yes, there is a quiet room available for survivors and caregivers sponsored by Thomson Rogers.

 

Does the hotel provide fully accessible rooms?

Yes, there are a limited number of fully accessible and partially accessible rooms available.  Please describe your specific needs upon registration with the hotel.

 

What time does registration start on Wednesday?

Registration begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday and 7:00am on Thursday

 

Is there a special rate for survivors and family members?

There are a limited number of Thomson Rogers Diamond Sponsored subsidized registrations for survivors and family members at a cost of $50.00, limited to 1 per family.  This special rate does not include travel and accommodations.

 

What time can sponsors and exhibitors set up?

Set up Wednesday between 3:00 pm and 5:00 pm take down Friday after 12:00 pm

 

Are there electrical outlets available?

There are a limited number of exhibit spaces with electrical outlets.  There is an additional surcharge of $100.00.

 

Who do I contact if I have questions about my exhibit space?

Please contact Terry Bartol at 1-855-642-8877, ext. 234 or conference@obia.on.ca

 

Will exhibit space be assigned?

Yes, exhibit spaces will be assigned.  A volunteer will escort you to your designated exhibit space.