Registration Information

Register by the early-bird deadline of March 25, 2024 to receive discounted registration fees. All fees are in Canadian dollars. 

CNS members always benefit from lower registration rates!  If you are not a member, join CNS to take advantage of member rates to attend the Conference.

All-inclusive conference registration fee includes:  Opening reception with light refreshments (May 2), Buffet breakfast & lunch (May 3 & 4), Poster / Exhibitor wine & cheese reception (May 3), and all morning and afternoon refreshment breaks (May 3 & 4). 

The Food for Health pre-conference workshop, is offered in-person, as well as virtually via livestream.

CLICK HERE for Travel and Hotel Information/Reservations.  Conference Venue - Edmonton Convention Centre 

TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE FOR THE CHANGE CENTRE!  To purchase a ticket for the Visit to the Change Centre only (without conference registration) - on the registration form choose all Not Attending Conference/Previously registered options first, and then select the number of Pre-Conference - Visit to Change Centre tickets desired under Additional Options

Register for in-person events (Including ticketed options)

Register for the VIRTUAL
Food for Health pre-conference workshop

INTERNATIONAL PARTICIPANTS
Some International delegates may require a visa to enter Canada. Citizenship and Immigration Canada has a list of countries where visa restrictions apply, along with other information that may be useful. Visa applications may take several months. CNS does not issue formal letters of invitation for visa purposes. After you register to attend the CNS Conference, you will receive an electronic confirmation that is your receipt of payment. Please note that this does not represent an invitation for visa purposes.


Annual Conference registration fees

Annual Conference: Fri. May 3 and Sat. May 4, 2024

Registration Category

Full Conference - 
Early Bird Rate

By March 25, 2024 - 11:59pm ET

Full Conference - 
Regular Rate

Starting March 26, 2024

Single day only - 
Early Bird Rate

By March 25, 2024 - 11:59pm ET

Single day only - 
Regular Rate

Starting March 26, 2024

CNS Member Student/Trainee
Undergraduate Level

$245.00

$265.00

$225.00

$240.00

CNS Member Student/Trainee
Graduate Level

$260.00

$290.00

$210.00

$240.00

CNS Member Early Career I
CNS member within five years of receiving a doctorate degree or young professional who has completed a nutrition or related degree within the past five years

$545.00

$595.00

$410.00

$430.00

CNS Member Early Career II
CNS member within six to ten years of receiving a doctorate degree or young professional who has completed a nutrition or related degree within the past six to ten years

$585.00

$630.00

$425.00

$450.00

CNS Member Emeritus
Retired member

$450.00

$490.00

$250.00

$275.00

CNS Member
Active member

$695.00

$750.00

$450.00

$490.00

Non-member

$950.00

$1050.00

$600.00

$650.00

Pre-Conference Workshop: Thurs. May 2, 2024

Registration Category

Attending Conference
Early Bird Rate

By March 25, 2024 - 11:59pm ET

Attending Conference
Regular Rate

Starting March 26, 2024

NOT attending Conference
Early Bird Rate

By March 25, 2024- 11:59pm ET

NOT attending Conference
Regular Rate

Starting March 26, 2024

CNS Member Student/Trainee
Undergraduate or Graduate level

$60.00
(Add to conference price)

$80.00
(Add to conference price)

$80.00
(Pre-Conference Workshop ONLY)

$100.00(Pre-Conference Workshop ONLY)

CNS Member Early Career I
CNS member within five years of receiving a doctorate degree or young professional who has completed a nutrition or related degree within the past five years

$100.00
(Add to conference price)

$120.00
(Add to conference price)

$150.00
(Pre-Conference Workshop ONLY)

$180.00
(Pre-Conference Workshop ONLY)

CNS Member Early Career II
CNS member within six to ten years of receiving a doctorate degree or young professional who has completed a nutrition or related degree within the past six to ten years

$110.00
(Add to conference price)

$130.00
(Add to conference price)

$160.00
(Pre-Conference Workshop ONLY)

$190.00
(Pre-Conference Workshop ONLY)

CNS Member Emeritus
Retired member

$100.00
(Add to conference price)

$120.00
(Add to conference price)

$150.00
(Pre-Conference Workshop ONLY)

$180.00
(Pre-Conference Workshop ONLY)

CNS Member
Active member

$125.00
(Add to conference price)

$145.00
(Add to conference price)

$200.00
(Pre-Conference Workshop ONLY)

$250.00
(Pre-Conference Workshop ONLY)

Non-member

$180.00
(Add to conference price)

$200.00
(Add to conference price)

$250.00
(Pre-Conference Workshop ONLY)

$300.00
(Pre-Conference Workshop ONLY)

Optional Ticketed Activities

Pre-Conference - Visit to Change Centre: May 2 - 
All CNS Member Types

Conference attendance not required

$125.00

 

Pre-Conference - Visit to Change Centre: May 2 - 
Non-Members

Conference attendance not required

$140.00
 
 
 

Longtable Farm Dinner – Prairie Gardens: Fri. May 3, 2024
Ticket must be purchased in advance. Tickets will not be sold onsite. Refunds not available. 

$70.00
 

CNS Awards Banquet: Sat. May 4, 2024
Ticket must be purchased in advance. Tickets will not be sold onsite. Refunds not available. 

$85.00
 

Register for in-person events (Including add-on ticketed events)

Register for the VIRTUAL Food for Health pre-conference workshop

If you are not a member, join CNS to take advantage of member rates to attend the Conference.

Registration & Cancellation Policies

  1. Your registration will not be processed until full payment is received.
  2. Confirmation notice of your registration will be sent to you immediately by email if you register online. If you do not receive your confirmation, please email info@cns-scn.ca
  3. For cancellations received by April 5, 2024, full registration fees will be refunded minus a 25% administration fee. Notice of cancellation must be made in writing. All refunds will be made using the original form of payment.
  4. Cancellations received after April 5, 2024 will NOT be refunded (registrations may be transferred to a substitute participant at no charge). All substitution requests must be made in writing.