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To complete your reservations and registration for the Science, Wisdom, and the Future Conference you will need to follow the four steps below.
You may do them all at the same time or at separate times - return to this page each time.

Conference Dates: Wednesday, June 24 through Sunday Evening June 28, 2009
Optional Half-Day Workshop Monday June 29, 2009
Step 1: Make reservations for accommodations   
June is the height of vacation season on the Central Coast
             so don't delay!

Our reserved block at the Embassy is now closed. 
If you would like a room at the Embassy, please contact our registrar Dannielle Tassell, directly at or 928-951-1199
●  If you change your mind, you can cancel your reservation up to 72 hours before check in
●  If you would like to share a room, send an 
email to

Step 2: Register for the Conference
 Please don't miss this step! It is critical to our scheduling and communications.

 ●  Send an email to  and include the
     information listed to the right »»
Place "SW & F Registration" in email subject box
Information to send in your email:
● Your name
● Organization & title (if appropriate)
● Student Status (if applicable)
● Phone Number (best for contact)
● Email address (best for contact)
● Mailing address (to ship proceedings)

Step 3a: Read about the registration fee and optional conference expenses. 

Participant conferences are entirely self-supporting.
     All conference participants, including presenters,  
     pay registration fees and their own expenses.

If you would like to pay your registration in 2 or 3 payments,
    the General Registration 1/3 button or mail your payment in
    installments.  Just be sure you are paid in full by June 15, 2009  

 General Registration 
        $295 Registration
$  75   Per-day registration  (USD)

     ●  Fee (except per-day) covers conference days (June 24-28)
●  Fee includes Evening Speaker Series and Evening Theater 
         (Both General Registration and Per-day registration)

       ●  Fee includes buffet lunch each day (Including per-day rate)
        ●  Fee includes conference proceedings (except per-day rate)

Fee does not include other meals or activities
        ●  Your fee is refundable anytime before the first day of the conference
         (June 24), minus Pay Pal fee if applicable. Cost of lunches will be
         deducted after June 17.
Adios Buffet Dinner
6:00 pm Sunday (Optional)
    $38 per person (plus tax and gratuity= $49). Join your host & other participants & their guests for a buffet dinner at the close our conference. Buffet will include:

Salad of Edna Valley Greens w/ Ranch & Italian Dressings
Sliced Honeydew, Jicama Salad, and Fiesta Bean Salad
Diced Tomatoes, Jalapeño Peppers and California Olives
Broiled Sliced Tri Tip and Linquica Sausage
Cut Whole BBQ Chicken
Salsa Verde and Salsa Fresca
Wild Herb Rice and Poquito Beans
Fresh Market Vegetables
Flat Mission Bread and Corn Tortillas
Spanish Flan and Ranch Style Chocolate Cake
Iced tea and Coffee

You may use the PayPal link to the right to reserve the Adios Buffet, even if you are not registering for the conference.
Click here for pay by check form

Where From Here? Workshops (Optional) 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
will provide an opportunity to look back on the conference and forward to the fruits of its labors.  All are welcome but you must register separately for the Workshops.

$30 per person (Includes lunch and materials)

Science, Wisdom, and the Future
Humanity's Quest for a Flourishing Earth  
Conference Proceedings 
Complimentary - with your registration
(Except Per-day)
Additional copies may be ordered at:


          Other Meals at the  Conference

The Embassy Suites offers fine dining and superb ambiance. Breakfast buffet is include with rooms at the Embassy Suites and lunch buffets will include vegetarian offerings.

There are, however, other restaurants within walking distance which are listed for your convenience on our Lodging, Meals, and Travel page.

Step 3bAdd to PayPal Cart
Click appropriate buttons below-register only yourself under General or Per-Day registration. You may then adjust the quantities of other items, in the Pay Pal shopping cart, to reserve meals and a tour for your guest(s).
or click here for a pay-by-check form

General Registration - $295
(Includes 4 lunches, Evening Events & proceedings w/S&H)

General Registration 1/3
(3 payments of $100 - use this button for each payment. $5 charge for installment pay)

Per-day registration - $75
(Includes 1 lunch, and Evening Events)




Adios Buffet  $49 per person 
(Includes tax, & gratuity) (Guests welcome) 




Where to From Here? Workshops - $30 per person
(Includes lunch)          
Step 4: Check Out

You may use the PayPal check out at the right.


Click here for a form that you may fill out and mail with your check or money order (USD).

PayPal Check Out

If the name on the credit card is different
  than yours, associate your name with the
  name on the credit card in an email to


  so we can properly credit you with your  

Thank you for completing your Science, Wisdom, and the Future Conference reservation and registration.  We look forward to seeing you at the conference! 

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