North American Diatom Symposium

NADS 2019 Meeting: Registration

The deadline for early registration is April 30, 2019! Registration must be complete in order to submit abstracts. Late registration will include an additional fee.


Welcome to the 2019 NADS Symposium at University of Georgia’s Rock Eagle 4-H Center in Eatonton. The registration form (downloaded by clicking the button below) includes Conference/Catering Registration (which must be completed regardless of whether or not you'll be staying at Rock Eagle) and Housing Registration if staying at Rock Eagle. If you are staying elsewhere, you only need to complete the conference/catering registration portion of the form. Please email the completed registration form to Kalina Manoylov.

Registration: Registration is $250 USD per person (due at symposium registration in the form of cash or check). Registration will include all meals and coffee breaks. The deadline for early registration will be April 30th; a late registration fee of $50 USD will be charged for attendees after that date.

Student discounts: All undergraduate students and graduate students can apply for reduced registration of $150 and for limited scholarships. This will include “Working for NADS” - you will be required to help with presentation loading, other tasks, and you will be chairing a scientific session. Please check 'yes' to this option on the registration form if you are interested.

Room and Board: Meals will be provided at Rock Eagle. Limited single rooms are available on site. Housing options will be available as follows:

Housing at Rock Eagle:
Students: 4 people per room with bathroom $19/person/night
Students & participants: only lower bunks per room would be 2 per room $35/person/night. Extra charge one time for linen $7.50.
Participants: 2 per room, twin beds $50/person/night
Limited option for special needs single room: $75 per night

Hotel Housing in nearby Madison, GA: Additional housing is available ~15 minute drive from Rock Eagle and includes: Quality Inn, Hampton Inn, and Deerfield Inn & Suites.

T-shirts: Shirts are $18 and please indicate your size on the registration form (S-XXL)!