Registration rates for the meeting include registration, shared sleeping room, and meals.

NOTE: Housing form must be completed and sent to the Society Office at the time of registration in order for registration to be finalized.

Please note that space is limited and guests cannot be accommodated.

All fees shown are in U.S. dollars Registration 
Register Now BPS Member* $1,350
Register Now Nonmember $1,650
Register Now BPS Early Career Member* $1,350
Register Now BPS Student Member* $800
Register Now Student Nonmember $1,000
Register Now Emeritus Member $800

*You must be a 2018 Biophysical Society member to receive discounted rates.

Registrations are non-transferable. See below for cancellation policies.


Registration badges will not be mailed, but will be available for pick up onsite in the registration area. Admission to all scientific sessions, poster area, and social functions require a badge.

After you have completed your registration to attend the meeting, don’t forget to:

  1. Complete the housing form.
  2. Complete your abstract submission.
  3. Make your transportation arrangements to Les Houches.
  4. Apply for a visa, if necessary.

An online program will be available one month prior to the meeting for registered attendees to upload or print.

After you have completed your registration to attend the meeting, don’t forget to:

  • admission to scientific session
  • admission to poster area
  • online E-book
  • meeting badge
  • breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee breaks
  • shared sleeping accommodations


All badges are available on site for pick up. Badges are required for admittance to all scientific sessions, poster area, exhibits, and social functions. Please remember to keep your badge with you at all times.

Requests for registration cancellations and refunds must be submitted in writing to the BPS Office and postmarked by December 1, 2018. No refund requests will be granted after that date. A $30 fee will be deducted from all registration cancellation refunds. Registrations are not transferable.