INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR COPTIC STUDIES (IACS)
11th International Congress of Coptic Studies
Claremont Graduate University, California, USA
July 25-30, 2016
This will be in addition to the President's Address to be delivered by the current IACS President, Prof. Dr. Jacques van der Vliet.
We encourage senior and established scholars to organize special panels and workshops to be scheduled. Proposals for such special sessions are encouraged to be communicated by email to the Congress secretary as soon as possible: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The approved list of panels and short communications is now available. Click here This is a preliminary list. All presenters need to complete their online registration by March 31, 2016 and pay their registration fees by April 30, 2016 to be included in the final program.
Due to the large number of anticipated papers, participants with no history of presenting at international meetings will need to submit the entire text of their proposed paper for consideration no later than December 1, 2015 (submission may be by email to the Congress secretary or by mail to the address below). Titles and abstracts can be transmitted via the registration link in the Registration and Congress Fees section or directly by email to the Congress secretary or by mail to:
St. Shenouda the Archimandrite Coptic Society
1494 S Robertson Blvd, Suite 104
Los Angeles, CA 90035
. 2. CGU Dorm Rooms (for student participants and attendees or others): According to the University, the cost for a dorm room is per bed. So the projected cost is $400 per person for a stay from July 24 to leaving on July 30, 2016 or any days in that range. You need to reserve with the Congress Secretary as soon as possible. Payment will be set up separately when the room reservation is confirmed. Priority will be given to Congress presenters. Please expedite your request by email. Keep in mind the rooms would have shared bathrooms between at least two rooms and no minors under the age of 18 are permitted. The deadline for reserving the room be emailing the Secretary is April 20, 2016 or until it fills up, which ever comes first. After that date there is no guarantee
The Congress venue is served by three major airports.