Membership - Congress 2018

All presenters must 1) purchase a CALACS membership and 2) register for the Congress in order to be included in the conference program. After purchasing a membership and logging into your account, you may register for the Congresss in January 2018. CALACS offers a discount for early registration.

You may register to attend Congress 2018 in Montreal

(You must be logged in to your user account to see the form. Note: Only presenters need to be CALACS members.
Click to login to your user account.)


You may join CALACS or renew your membership


If you have just registered on our website for the very first time and while trying to pay for your membership you see the message "Sorry, but we are not able to provide this at the moment," please don't panic. You just need to activate your membership before being able to make the payment. This is easily done by clicking in the link we sent you in an email (also check your spam folder) or copy/pasting the link in a browser and then hit enter for your account to be activated.

Please note that you cannot register unless you are logged into your CALACS account, as the rate you are charged is based on your membership category in our online system.

You may to your account (and if need be request a new password) on the CALACS homepage.

If you receive an error attempt the first time you attempt to register after you purchase your membership please log out, log back in and try one more time at the registration link above before contacting the CALACS Office.

Questions about the membership and registration online system should be directed to  .

Please note that CALACS is unable to offer refunds for membership or registration fees.


Membership Categories, Rates and Registration Fees


Conference Registration

(including website surcharge)

  Early Regular (after March 31, 2018)
Regular Attendee $160 $185
Student/LAC Resident scholars/Income under $50,000 $90 $110



There will be no exemptions and discounts offered for the Conference. Exemptions will include only invited keynote speakers and staff hired to work for the Conference. Université du Québec à Montréal undergraduate students will be exempt from paying registration fees to attend the Conference.

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