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Registration for LACA 2024 will open soon!

Attention Presenters & Session Organizers: All presenters & session organizers must register by the early bird deadline to guarantee their accepted talks / posters / proposals in the LACA 2024 Program.

* See the Call for Abstracts page for information on current deadlines and the abstract submission process.

Please see below for 2024 rates. If you wish to become a SCB member and receive the reduced member rate, visit www.conbio.org and join today!

In-person registration includes a ticket to the Monday evening opening plenary & reception, and Scientific Program (Tuesday through Thursday) – including coffee & pm breaks, poster session reception with hors d’oeuvres, and some additional events. Workshops, short courses, field trips, (Sunday,  Monday, and Friday) are not included in the price of registration.




*Developing country rates are available to LACA attendees currently residing in developing/LDC countries as defined by the UN.

Registration Reimbursement Policy:

Before October 25: 80% of the reg fee returned, no charge to drop from full to one-day registration.

From October 26 onward: no refund for cancellation, no refund for swap from full to one day registration.

If an in-person meeting is not possible, attendees will be eligible to receive a full refund.

Events: Field Trip, Workshop, & Short Course Reimbursement Policy:


*Policy does not apply to Closing & Opening Reception Tickets. Refunds are not available for these events.

Attendee Substitution:

Substitutions for attendees are accepted at any time. LACA will not, however, swap, reverse or refund the transaction. Email scblacacongress@gmail.com to process a substitution. Your email should include your name, abstract ID number and presentation type if you are a presenter, and the contact details of the substitute attendee. Please indicate if the substitute will present your abstract, if applicable. The subject line should be “LACA Attendee Substitution Request”.