Overall Schedule

Here you can find comprehensive information about dates, deadlines and fees for the 21st International Hypoxia Symposium.

The 21st International Hypoxia Symposium begins with a reception on the evening of Tuesday, 19 February at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. The scientific program begins 0800h on Wednesday, 20 February and continues through the evening of Saturday, 23 February.

The daily schedule is the same for the four days of the meeting: scientific sessions from 0800 to 1130h, followed by a ski break from 1130 to 1600h. Scientific sessions continue every afternoon from 1600 to 1830h.

The Symposium closing banquet and dance at Brewster Barn begins at 1930h on Saturday, 23 February. Because of travel distances and winter weather, most delegates arrive on Tuesday 19 February and plan to leave on Sunday, 24 February.


Abstracts must be submitted by midnight Mountain Standard Time, 15 January 2019. Late abstracts will be accepted with paid registration until midnight on 1 February 2019. For more information click here.

Registration Dates

Early registration opens on 1 November 2018 and closes on 1 February 2019. Late registration is available up to the start of the meeting, and daily registration is available onsite. Click here to start the process.

Registration Fees

 Regular DelegatesStudents
Registration on/before 1 February 2019 $750 (USD) $450 (USD)
After 1 February 2019 $950 (USD) $700 (USD)

These are the same fees as we have had for the past decade.

Students and fellows need to email a letter of support (Click here for more info)

Accompanying person registration is $150.


You will be charged $150 for cancelling before January 15, 2019.

After 9 January 2019, the cancellation fee is $450.