SICB Annual Meeting
January 4-8, 2006
Buena Vista Palace Resort and Spa in the Walt Disney World Resort
Orlando, FL



General Information

Annual Meeting Program and Abstracts
All registered attendees of the 2006 Annual Meeting will receive a copy of the Annual Meeting Program and a CD of the Abstracts on-site at the SICB Registration/Information Desk locat- ed at the Buena Vista Palace Resort and Spa in the Walt Disney World Resort. Copies will not be mailed prior to the Annual Meeting. They will be available prior to the Annual Meeting on the Web site and attendees can plan their activities from the web.

Poster Presentations
Poster sessions, with authors available for questions and answers, will take place from 3:20-5:00 pm. Posters will be available for viewing without the authors present for a longer (yet to be determined) amount of time.

Registration/Information Area
The SICB Registration/Information area will be located at the Buena Vista Palace Resort and Spa in the Walt Disney World Resort. The hours of operation are:
Wednesday, January 410:00 am-8:00 pm
Thursday, January 57:00 am-5:00 pm
Friday, January 67:00 am-2:00 pm
Saturday, January 77:00 am-2:00 pm
Sunday, January 87:00 am-Noon


Employment Opportunities
The Employment Opportunity bulletin boards will be located in the SICB Registration/Information area. The Employment Opportunity boards will provide a place for attendees to post "Positions Wanted," and learn about "Positions Available." Interested attendees may schedule interviews in the room set aside for that purpose. See a registration desk attendant for assistance.

Special Student Travel Awards
See link on the 2006 Meeting page for details. This year those requesting the housing option will pay $75 towards their hotel stay.

Message Board
A message board will be located in the SICB Registration/Information area. Attendees may also leave messages and announcements for other attendees on the message board. Please contact the Buena Vista Palace Resort and Spa in the Walt Disney World Resort, 407-827-2727, and ask for the SICB registra- tion desk to leave messages.

Child Care
If you will be bringing children with you, please contact the concierge at the Buena Vista Palace Resort and Spa in the Walt Disney World Resort to arrange for recommended baby-sitting services.