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February 4-5, 2016  WISE Conference

Conference registration includes continental breakfast, lunch, coffee breaks and snacks on Thursday Feb 4 and Friday Feb 5. Dinner will be on your own.

Early Bird registration fees are in effect October 12, 2015 – December 13, 2015.

Regular registration fees are in effect December 14, 2015 – January 27, 2016.

February 3, 2016  Pre-Conference Workshops

Pre-Conference Workshops offered on Wednesday 2/3/16 require a separate registration fee.

Participants who register for the morning and afternoon Forum Standards Workshops will receive a $50 discount off the total cost.


Description Early Bird Registration
Regular Registration


Conference Registration (Thursday & Friday)


$375 $425
Full Day Pre-conference workshop: Vande Berg & Harvey


$330 $330
Half Day Pre-conference workshops

Forum’s Standards Overview (Wed AM)

Forum’s Standards Overview (Wed PM)

$200 $200


Registration for WISE 2016 will open on October 12, 2015.

Register [using Event Brite]

Note: EventBrite uses the terminology of “tickets” for your conference registration, plus any additional pre-conference workshop you may wish to register for.

Wake Forest University Faculty and Staff: please Register here

Faculty and staff from UNC-Greensboro should coordinate their registration and payments with Dr. Nell Pynes.


Conference registration does not include accommodations. A block of hotel rooms has been reserved with the Winston-Salem Marriott Hotel and the Embassy Suites Hotel. Visit the Hotel Information page for additional information.


After completing registration, please request any changes (for example: adding a pre-conference workshop or changing contact information) by emailing them to Nancy Metcalf,  Phone: 336-758-5938.



Requests for refunds must be made in writing to WISE Conference, Center for Global Programs and Studies, PO Box 7385, Wake Forest University, 116 Reynolda Hall, Winston-Salem, NC 27109.



Upon written request (via email to: Nancy Metcalf,, refunds for withdrawal from the full conference will be made based on this schedule:

Requests made on or before (2016 dates TBD): Registration and workshop fees will be refunded minus a 20 % service fee

Requests made (2016 dates TBD): Registration and workshop fees will be refunded 50%

Beginning (2016 date TBD): No refunds will be made