Conference Information

Assuring Research of Today Improves Outcomes of Tomorrow


September 30, October 1, and 2, 2016  |  Montreal, QC  CANADA

Palais des congres de Montreal
(Montreal Convention Center)

1001, Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle
Montreal, QC H2Z 1H5

Join Over 1,000 of your Colleagues at
SOCRA's 25th Annual Conference

For the 25th year, SOCRA will bring together clinical research professionals from across the world. Located in old Montreal, this three day conference will offer current information and tools, best practices, and training to assure that you're up-to-date and compliant in your clinical research practice. The program will feature academic sessions, a peer-driven poster session, and an exhibit program.

Montréal is easily accessed by land, water and air. Downtown is a mere 20 minutes from the Pierre-Elliott Trudeau International Airport.

Ground Transportation:
Airport Service:

Shuttle: Orléans Express offers a return shuttle service by coach. There are several departures daily, every day of the week. Plan your trip at: http://www.orleansexpress.com/en/ or call toll free: 1 888 999-3977

Buy your ticket at the ICE America counter (Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau Airport in Dorval), located in the main area on the international arrivals level.

Bus: The 747 bus line service runs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Travel time may vary between 45 to 60 minutes, depending on traffic conditions. The fare is $10 CAD and is valid for 24 consecutive hours.

Taxi: Taxis to and from the airport are a flat rate of $40 CAD.


Rooming Accommodations

Hyatt Regency Montreal
1255 Rue Jeanne-Mance
Montréal, QC H5B 1E5, Canada

Hotel Phone: +1 (514) 925-1234
Reservations: (800) 361-8234 or Make Your Reservation Online

SOCRA's hotel room rate of $195 CAD(plus applicable taxes) is available until Sept 5, 2016 or until the SOCRA room block is filled. You must mention SOCRA to receive the room rate.

 

Courtyard Marriott Montreal Centre-Ville
380 Rene-Levesque Boulevard West
Montreal, QC H2Z 0A6, Canada

Hotel Phone: +1 (514) 398-9999
Reservations: (800) 321-2211 (use code "SOCC") or Make Your Reservation Online

SOCRA's hotel room rate of $189 CAD(plus applicable taxes) is available until Aug 25, 2016 or until the SOCRA room block is filled. You must mention SOCRA to receive the room rate.


Registration Fees:

For Registrations Confirmed PRIOR to August 19:

  • Member Fee- $750
  • Non-Member Fee*- $825
    *Non-Member Fees include a non-refundable one-year membership in SOCRA

For Registrations Confirmed ON or AFTER August 19:

  • Member Fee- $800
  • Non-Member Fee*- $875
    *Non-Member Fees include a non-refundable one-year membership in SOCRA

Preconference Workshops- Add $175

Continuing Education Credit Hours:

SOCRA designates this educational activity for a maximum of 19* Continuing Education Credits for SOCRA CE and Nurse CNE. SOCRA designates this live activity for a maximum of 19 (15 credits Annual Conference, 4 credits pre-conference) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

* The Annual Conference offers 15 credits (maximum). Pre-conference Workshops offer an additional 4 credits (maximum).

Accreditation Statements:

CME for Physicians: The Society of Clinical Research Associates is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CNE for Nurses: Society of Clinical Research Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

SOCRA Course # 16001