The 2011 Canadian Workshop on Information Theory - Call for Papers
Registration Information


  Before May 1st After May 1st
Regular Registration* $435 $485
Student Registration $200 $250
Extra Banquet Ticket $70 $70
Extra Pages (max 2) $100 per page $100 per page
* Please note that a regular registration is required for each paper accepted to the workshop.

Each regular registration or student registration for the CWIT 2011 entitles each delegate to:

  • a conference bag with small workshop gift to be handed out at the registration desk
  • a CD-ROM containing the workshop proceedings
  • full access to the conference sessions
  • access to all three plenary talks
  • a full-day School of Information Theory on May 17
  • a welcoming reception in the evening of May 17
  • a three-course plated banquet dinner on May 19 and a banquet presentation
  • daily refreshments during the morning and afternoon breaks

Workshop Registration

Please note that each paper accepted to the workshop must be associated with a "Regular Registration". If your registration is tied to a paper, please submit your camera-ready paper before April 1, 2011 by following the instructions described in the Submission Instructions page. Before your final paper can be successfully uploaded to the EDAS system, you will be directed to the registration page.

For all other workshop attendees, please register by visiting the EDAS registration page: Online registration is available till May 1, 2011 for early birds and till May 15, 2011 for late registration. When you register for the conference, please choose either "Regular Registration" or "Student Registration" option with your desired choice of main entree (chicken or fish or vege) for the banquet.

Your registration receipt will be included in the conference registration package.

Banquet Tickets

A complimentary banquet ticket is included with a "Regular Registration" or a "Student Registration". Additional banquet tickets can be purchased for family member(s) of the workshop attendees: When purchasing extra banquet tickets, please select the ticket option with the desired choice of main entree (chicken or fish or vege).

Welcoming Reception

A welcoming reception will be hosted at 6:30 pm on May 17, in the Okanagan Room, ADM Building. Family of workshop attendees are also welcome to attend. If so, please kindly notify Julian Cheng ( in advance before May 15 so that we can prepare enough food and drink for everyone.

On-Site Late Registration

On-site late registration will be available at the registration desk on May 17 and May 18. Only exact cash payment ($485 for a regular registration or $250 for a student registration) will be accepted. Please note that the meal choices for the banquet dinner may be limited for on-site late registration.

Refund Policy

All fees for conference registration and banquet tickets are non-refundable.