The 10th Conference on Pattern Languages of Programs 2003

September 8th - 12th, 2003

Focus Groups


PLoP Registration

Registration deadline: August 29, 2003
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 US$950
Student registration US$550
Non-student staying elsewhere US$800
Student staying elsewhere US$400

The fee includes:

  • Conference Cost
  • Room (9/08 through 9/12 -- Monday night, Tuesday night, Wednesday night, Thursday Night)
  • 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 Monday September 8th, and depart on Friday September 12th. The traditional Papa Dell's Pizza arrival reception will be held Monday evening.

Guests who want to stay up to two extra days (Friday night and Saturday night) can. You'll be charged individually for lodging and any meals you choose to take. You need to notify the Allerton front desk before Thursday, September 11. To be safe, send mail to Brian Marick ( and Mark Schwenk ( beforehand.

Prices are per person
Single room $75
Double room $55
Dinner $20
Lunch $11
Breakfast $9

Registration fees will be processed upon receipt.

Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Cancellations may be made up until the 29th August 2003. 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 29th August 2003.

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 canít attend, and it is past the refund date, then consider transferring your registration to another person.

Additional Information:

Please send any questions or comments to:

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