Registration


Registration is Closed

Registration has closed for this year's annual Case Study Teaching in Science Conference. Please check our website and register for our listserv at http://sciencecases.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/about/mailinglist.asp  for updates on future conferences and workshops.

The dates of the conference are September 15 and 16, 2017. Detailed information is provided below on fees and payment. To consult the program for the conference, go to: http://sciencecases.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/training/conference/schedule.asp

2017 Registration Fees (in U.S. dollars)

  • Registration:  $650.00
  • Extra Guest Dinner Tickets:  $40.00

Registration Deadline: September 1, 2017.

Registration includes buffet lunch and morning / afternoon coffee breaks on both Friday and Saturday as well as the Friday evening cocktail reception (cash bar) and dinner. A contiental breakfast consisting of coffee, juice, and rolls will be available Friday and Saturday mornings (those who want a heartier breakfast can purchase one in the restaurant at the conference hotel, the Buffalo Marriott). Extra guest Friday night dinner tickets are available for a fee. Please order extra guest dinner tickets when you register.


Please Note: You are not considered registered until we have received your payment. Registrations will be on a first-to-register, first-to-pay basis.


Form of Payment

Credit Card Payments: Accepted online as part of the registration process - follow the link in the Registration Form section above. If you prefer to pay by credit card over the phone, please contact Carolyn Wright at 716-645-4900 and leave the following information on her password-protected voice mail:  name, credit card type, name on credit card (spell, please), credit card number, expiration date, the address associated with your credit card, and the three-digit CRV code.

Check or Money Order:  Please make payment out to UB Foundation Case Studies Conference and mail to:

Carolyn Wright
National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science
University at Buffalo
Dept. of Biological Sciences
109 Cooke Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260


Cancellation Policy

Registration cancellation requests must be in writing and must be received by us no later than Thurssday, August 24, 2017, 5:00pm EST. A $100 processing fee will apply to ALL registration cancellations. Please send cancellation requests to Carolyn Wright's attention via email (nccsts@buffalo.edu) or fax (716-645-2975). No refunds will be given after August 24, 2017, 5:00pm EST. There will be no refunds for individuals who register for the conference but do not attend.


Hotel Reservations

You are responsible for arranging and paying for your own travel and accommodations. We have arranged for a limited number of rooms for a special price for a limited time at the following hotels.

Hotels with prearranged blocks and special pricing:

The conference hotel, the Buffalo Marriott Niagara, 1340 Millersport Hwy, Amherst, NY 716-689-6900. Room block under "UB Case Study Teaching in Science." Non-smoking, standard (one king or two double), for $141.00/night. BOOK BY PHONE FOR BLOCK RATE.

Red Roof PLUS+ University at Buffalo - Amherst, 42 Flint Road, Amherst, NY. (Located next to the Marriott.) Rooms are non-smoking, king beds, for $54.37/night Thursday and $72.24/night Friday and Saturday or 2 double beds for $58.64/night for Thursday and $76.49/night Friday and Saturday, and will be available until 3:00PM, August 14, 2017. Book by calling 1-800-733-7663 and refer to Block Code: B104CASES to book from the CASE STUDY CONFERENCE block.

Comfort Inn University, 1 Flint Road, Amherst, NY, 716-688-0811. (Located a few minutes' walk from the Marriott.) Room block under name "UB Case Study." Rooms are non-smoking, two queen beds, for $89.99/night and will be available until Friday, April 14, 2017. BOOK BY PHONE FOR BLOCK RATE.

Candlewood Suites Buffalo/Amherst, 20 Flint Road, Amherst, NY, 716-688-2100. (Located a few minutes' walk from the Marriott.) Room block under name "UB Case Study Conference." Standard rooms for $107.00/night and will be available until August 15, 2017. BOOK BY PHONE FOR BLOCK RATE.

Motel 6 Buffalo-Amherst, 4400 Maple Road, Amherst, NY, 716-834-2231. (Located 1 mile from the Marriott.) Room block under name "UB Case Study Conference." Rooms are 2 queen beds for $49.99/night Thursday and $69.99/night Friday and Saturday and will be available until August 15, 2017. BOOK BY PHONE FOR BLOCK RATE.

For other, nearby hotels: http://www.hotelsanddeals.com/suny_buffalo.html.