Conference Information

Thank you for participating in the first DiVar conference! We are very excited to have this tremendous group of scholars come together to talk about language diversity and variation and to share ideas about the profession and mentoring.

The DiVar conference will be held Friday, February 10 and Saturday, February 11, 2017 at the Emory Conference Center (ECC) in Atlanta, GA. All presenters must register for the conference.
Please register before January 19, 2017 to get the early registration fee (see fees list below).

Registration Fees:

Tenured Faculty $125 Graduate Student $50
Non-tenured Faculty $100 Undergraduate Student $25
Adjunct Faculty $75

Conference registration gives you access to the following:
• An awesome array of papers, posters, and panels
• Buffet lunch on Friday and Saturday, served at the ECC restaurant
• Snacks and caffeinated drinks throughout the day
• Saturday night bowling party
• Daily parking (although overnight parking will incur additional charges)
• A cool bag and a pen!

To Register for the Conference, click here (REGISTRATION IS CLOSED).

Hotel Accommodations:

We recommend that you stay at the Emory Conference Center. We have a special rate of $149 per night, plus taxes. To get the discounted rate, you must book a room before Thursday, January 19th. To make reservations, please call the Emory Conference Center Hotel Monday through Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm at 404-712-6565 or 1-800-933-6679. Please refer to the Diversity & Variation in Language block, account code 7792. The room rate applies February 9-12, 2017.

We look forward to seeing you in February!