General conference information
Registration and Information Desk
The 16th ICPLA Registration and Information Desk is located on the main floor of
the Collaborative Health Education Building in the Lobby outside C170. When you
first come to the conference, please check in with the registration desk to pick up
your badge and conference materials. We encourage you to use the resources of our
registration team who can answer questions about the conference and the city. We
will do our best to ensure your experience at ICPLA 2016 is smooth and memorable.
Registration and Information Desk Hours
Wednesday, June 15: 2:00pm—6:00pm
Thursday, June 16: 8:00am—5:00pm
Friday, June 17: 8:00am—6:00pm
If you wish to earn ASHA CEUs at ICPLA, you can ask for a Continuing Education
Record at the Registration Desk. Return the form to the Registration Desk before
leaving the conference.
Conference registrants must wear name badges to gain access to all conference
activities. Should you misplace your name badge, please request your replacement
at the Registration Desk. Badge ribbons help identify the Organizing Committee,
conference volunteers, and session chairs.
Conference Programme Venue
All plenary lectures, oral sessions, and posters will be held at the
Collaborate Health Education Building (CHEB) at the corner of
University Ave. and Summer St. in downtown Halifax. A floor plan
of the CHEB is shown on next page for your reference.
There will be one social event hosted outside of the CHEB on Thursday evening:
The Conference Banquet will be held at Murphy’s the Cable Wharf at 1751 Lower
Water St. Murphy’s is approximately a 22-minute walk from the CHEB along
Spring Garden Rd./Salter St./Lower Water St. or a short cab ride away.
City buses are also available—please consult Halifax Transit or Google Maps.