What is your policy on guests?

Guests are not permitted in the Exhibit Hall or Specific Sessions, unless prior approval is requested and approved by WORLDSymposium.

Do I need to consent to being photographed or recorded at WORLDSymposium?

Registration and attendance at, or participation in, WORLDSymposium Scientific Sessions and other related activities, constitutes an agreement by the registrant to permit WORLDSymposium use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the registrant or attendee’s image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions, audiotapes of such events and activities.

Can I take photos or screen captures in the exhibit hall?

Attendees may take photos or screen captures of posters ONLY if the poster author agrees. Authors who do not want their posters to be photographed or screen captured will have to indicate as such on their posters. No other photography, or audio or video recording is allowed. Attendees who photograph or record poster information for […]

Can I use recording equipment?

Taking photos, videos or audiotapes of slides, posters and presenters or questions and answers is strictly prohibited unless prior written permission is obtained from the presenter. Copyright and intellectual property law is observed during all WORLDSymposium presentations, sessions and events.

What are the official camera, mobile phone, and video recording policies?

Attendees and media registrants are required to abide by any recording, photography, or screen capture requests made by speakers at any WORLDSymposium event. Photography and recording for personal reference is allowed. However, attendees and media registrants may not share or republish any materials from WORLDSymposium events, including but not limited to slides, unpublished data, or presentation materials, […]

Is there an exhibit hall-only registration fee?

WORLDSymposium does not provide an exhibit hall-only registration fee. In order to visit the exhibits, an attendee must purchase a full conference registration. If you are interested in a great opportunity to connect with over 2000 key members of the international lysosomal disease community, WORLDSymposium is the place!

How do I make my hotel reservation?

Hotel reservations for individuals who are able to attend the live conference in opens . Click here for more information. A limited block of discounted rooms ($315 + 13% tax and $37 fees) at the will be available until or when the room block fills, whichever comes first.

What is your cancellation policy?

CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancellation notices must be in writing and received by 16:30 Central Standard Time on to be eligible for a refund. All cancellations are subject to a nonrefundable processing fee of 20% of all registration fees paid. No refunds will be made after this date. Cancellation notices should be sent to . Allow four […]

Who should attend WORLDSymposium?

WORLDSymposium is intended for healthcare professionals involved in the screening, diagnosis, management, and treatment of lysosomal diseases affecting both children and adults, with research and clinically relevant information geared specifically to the following professionals: Medical and clinical geneticists; genetic counselors; pediatricians; neurologists; psychologists; nurse practitioners; physician assistants; registered nurses; and all medical practitioners who are […]

Where is the Scientific Meeting being held?

WORLDSymposium will be conducting the Annual Research Conference as a live event and will be held, in its entirety, at the in , , USA. Registration Opens: August 1, .Advance Registration Deadline: .

What happens if WORLDSymposium is cancelled?

It is mutually agreed that in the event WORLDSymposium is cancelled in whole or in part, or the scheduled opening is cancelled or delayed, due to causes that are beyond the reasonable control of WORLDSymposium, such as disasters, strikes, earthquakes, flood, civil disturbances, acts of God, acts of terrorism, health warning, advisory or directive, epidemic, […]