The 11th Conference on Pattern Languages of Programs (PLoP2004)

September 8 - 12, 2004, Allterton Park, Monticello, Illinois

The Fellowship of The Pattern: The Second Decade of the Patterns

Focus Groups
BOF sessions
Saturday Sessions
Writers' Workshop Groups
Papers accepted
PLoP'04 Wiki
All PLoPs

PLoP Registration

Registration deadline: August 22, 2004
Note: Early registration is strongly encouraged for better room arrangements and conference service.

If you register for the conference, within a week you will receive a confirmation email and your name will be listed in the Attendee list page. If you don't see your name in the list, please contact

PLoP Registration is now open. Register to the conference by filling the PLoP registration form.

To register, click here. Please review our cancellation policy before registering.

Everyone who plans to attend PLoP has to register. This includes authors, non-authors, students, staff, conference organizers and volunteers. We strongly encourage early registration.

Description Fee
Full registration Single Room USD $999
Full registration Double Room USD $919
Student registration USD $550
Non-student staying elsewhere USD $800
Student staying elsewhere USD $400
Bootcamp September 7th-8th USD $300

Note: Only 15 single rooms available. Requests will be made first come first served.

The fee includes:

  • Conference Cost
  • Room (9/08 through 9/12 -- Wednesday night, Thursday night, Friday night, SaturdayNight)
  • Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner), snacks and beverages
  • Transportation to/from Willard Airport (CMI) in Savoy, IL

We'll also accept registrations without room at the Allerton House. Attendees registering this way will have to find their own accommodation and transportation. The Best Western motel in Monticello is probably the closest place for lodging. Another hotel is Foster Inn. Check also the Champaign-Urbana Hotel Information for more options. In this case the fee ($800 US or $400 US for full-time students) includes everything from above except room.

Attendees should plan to arrive on Wednesday September 8th, and depart on Sunday September 12th. The traditional Papa Dell's Pizza arrival reception will be held Wednesday evening.

Guests who want to stay before or after the conference will be charged individually for lodging and any meals you choose to take. If you plan to stay before or after the conference you need to contact Allerton at 217-762-7011 or 217-333-3287.

Registration fees will be processed upon receipt.

Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Cancellations may be made up until the 22th August 2004. There is $75 cancellation fee. Refunds will be made within four weeks of the end of the conference. There is no refund for cancellations after the 22th August 2004.

At any time you may transfer your registration to another person. To do this, email a confirmation note authorizing the person to attend in your place. Both parties will be contacted via email or phone to verify transfer of registration.

"No-shows" are not refundable and are liable for the full registration fee. If you can’t attend, and it is past the refund date, then consider transferring your registration to another person.

Additional Information:

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