The 52nd Banff International Conference on Behavioural Science
Mindfulness for Families, Schools, and Communities: From Promotion to Intervention

March 15 to 18, 2020

Banff International Conferences on Behavioural Science
    Location: Banff, Alberta, Canada

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    Accommodations
    We encourage all attending delegates to book their accommodation at The Banff Centre. Onsite accommodation supports the evening sessions and banquet, as well as enhances networking opportunities. A block of rooms has been reserved at The Banff Centre. An Accommodation/Meal Package has been arranged for March 15-19, 2020. The Package includes four night’s accommodation (commencing Sunday, March 15), four Vistas buffet breakfasts, three Vistas buffet dinners and a plated Banquet dinner (Tuesday, March 17), as well as service charges, wireless internet access in bedrooms, parking, and access to the Sally Borden Recreation Facility. Meal package commences Sunday, March 15 with Vistas buffet dinner and ends with Vistas breakfast on Thursday, March 19. Tables will be identified in the Dining Room for all scheduled meals, for those conference delegates wishing to network with their peers. One- and two-bedded accommodation/meal daily package rates are SINGLE: $224.92 per person and DOUBLE $147.42 per person. Prices are exclusive of 5% GST, 4% Alberta Tourism Levy Tax, 2% Tourism Improvement Fee, and $15/day/room Facilities Fee, and are quoted in Canadian Dollars (CAD). Single room rates apply to one conference delegate staying alone or sharing the room with a companion who is not a conference delegate. A $100.00 CAD off-site fee will apply to all delegates whose accommodation is off-site and is payable at time of registration. The offsite fee is not applicable to the one-day registration.

    To book your accommodation/meal package at The Banff Centre, please call Toll Free 1-800-884-7574 (direct 403-762-6100) and advise them that you are attending the Banff Conference on Behavioural Science. The Reservations Office is open Monday- Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. MST.

    Registration: REGISTER HERE
    Conference Registration
    The registration fee is $450 CAD on or before February 13, 2020, and $525 CAD for registrations postmarked after this date. For full-time students, residents and interns, the registration fee is $150 CAD on or before February 13, 2020, and $185 CAD for registrations postmarked after this date. For those requesting the student rates, you will be asked to provide current student identification at the conference registration desk. The conference registration fee includes buffet lunch and coffee/tea service on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. The conference registration does not include workshop fees ($80 CAD/workshop). The one-day registration fee is $275 CAD. Full registration fee is required if booking more than one day. All registrations must be prepaid. A $100 CAD processing fee will be charged for all cancellations on or before February 13, 2020, and no refunds will be given after this date. GST (5%) is required on all registration and workshop fees. The Conference is organized by Banff Conferences on Behavioural Science, registered under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act.

    Call for Papers
    A poster session will be held on Monday, March 16th as part of the evening reception. Submissions should be databased and related to the conference theme. Proposals should be submitted to Sue Kim at hkim725@uwo.ca by February 14, 2020 for consideration. Please include a document with the presentation title, authors’ names and affiliations, and an abstract (250 words). An email contact for the corresponding author should be included on the submission as well.

    For more information: https://banffbehavsci.ubc.ca/