Attending as an Academic Professional

 

If you are attending DEFSEC Atlantic as an Academic Professional, you must qualify under one of the following categories and be able to produce identification to confirm your affiliation:

Each individual in this category, regardless of whether multiple people from that institution will be attending, will need to register themselves individually using our online system.

Full On-Site Pass

With the purchase of a Full Academic Professional Pass at a cost of $200 + HST, the non-transferable bearer gains admission for one to the following:

  • Access to the Opening Reception on Tuesday evening
     
  • Access to the Exhibition Halls, B2B Meetings, Presentations and "Hour of Good Cheer" Reception on Wednesday
     
  • Access to the Exhibition Halls, B2B Meetings and Presentations on Thursday
     
  • Access to the Mobile Event App, Registration & Presentations Web Platform and B2B Meetings Platform

Virtual Pass

For those academic institutions who have employees who cannot attend in-person, there is still an option for them to attend virtually using our digital platforms.

The Academic Professional Virtual Pass will be at a cost of $75 + HST and will include:

  • Access to the Mobile Event App, Registration & Presentations Web Platform and B2B Meetings Platform

One-Day On-Site Pass

We will also be offering the options of single-day attendance, as shown below:

  • A Wednesday Only Academic Professional On-Site Pass will be at a cost of $125.00 + HST and will include:
    • Access to the Opening Reception on Tuesday evening
       
    • Access to the Exhibition Halls, B2B Meetings, Presentations and "Hour of Good Cheer" Reception on Wednesday
       
    • Access to the Mobile Event App, Registration & Presentations Web Platform and B2B Meetings Platform
  • A Thursday Only Academic Professional On-Site Pass will be at a cost of $125.00 + HST and will include:
    • Access to the Opening Reception on Tuesday evening
       
    • Access to the Exhibition Halls, B2B Meetings and Presentations on Thursday
       
    • Access to the Mobile Event App, Registration & Presentations Web Platform and B2B Meetings Platform

 


There will be no on-site lunches this year. There are well over 20 restaurants just within a 3-block radius of the Halifax Convention Centre and even more just outside of that distance. We also expect to again have Partner Restaurants where if you show your DEFSEC Atlantic name badge, they will offer a discount.  Click here to view the list of participating restaurants.