FYI: NACCL9, GALA '97, Writing the Future
IMPORTANT Information Regarding NACCL9|
The Ninth North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics
University of Victoria, Canada
May 2-4, 1997
1) First, a reminder: The deadline for Early Registration is this
**COMING SUNDAY (March 31)**.
Notice that the university does not open on Saturday and Sundays, so
you won't be able to find anyone during these two days should you
have any questions, etc.
The March 31 deadline will be very STRICTLY observed due to the fact tha
we have to turn the final program in for printing very shortly after.
Therefore, if you are presenting a paper, you MUST register by then,
or your presentation will be canceled.
Note that you can register by sending in your Master-Card or Visa
# by contacting Pat Mcguire at 250-721-8746 (Phone) or 250-721-8774 (fax),
firstname.lastname@example.org or Nieves at email@example.com
2) Our web page http://castle.uvic.ca/ling/naclconf.html
is ready with links to housing, bus, ferry, car rental,
Victoria and Vancouver Island tourism and more. You can also download
the Registration Form and the Housing Reservation Form from there.
There is an error in the Housing Reservation form that is sent out to
participants: firstname.lastname@example.org should be email@example.com
3) On-campus housing as you see in the Housing Reservation Form is mos
suitable for people with a limited budget. The rooms do not contain
private bathrooms. Rather, bathrooms are centrally located (i.e. shared).
Anyone wishing to have better accommodation should contact UVic
Housing directly at 250-721-8395 (Phone), 250-721-8930(fax) or
4) We will publish the conference proceedings after the conference, so
bear that in mind when you come to present your paper. The forma
for the papers in the proceedings will be distributed at the conference.
5) The bus which links Vancouver Airport with Downtown Victoria (via a
ferry) is called Pacific Coach Line (Phone: 1-800-661-1725). However, from
the Vancouver Airport, you need to take firstly a Delta Hotel shuttle bus
which leaves every 15 minutes. The shuttle bus will take you to the Delta
Hotel from which you can take a PCL bus. PCL bus goes every 2 hour
between 6:00am to 8:00pm.