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Regular Fee Onsite Fee
Before 9 October 2018 After 10 October 2018
Academic/Government ICIS Members  USD            650.00  USD            750.00
Academic/Government Non-Members  USD            750.00  USD            850.00
Industry ICIS Members  USD         1 050.00  USD         1 150.00
Industry Non-Members  USD         1 150.00  USD         1 250.00
Students / Postdocs ICIS Members  USD            350.00  USD            400.00
Students / Postdocs Non-Members USD             400.00 USD            450.00
Accompanying person USD             125.00 USD            125.00

There is an additional registration fee of $50 ($25 for Student/Postdocs), for the Monday night Conference Dinner on the Spirit of Boston.

Registration fees include:

  • Access to the scientific sessions
  • Access to commercial exhibition and posters
  • Meeting materials
  • Opening ceremony & welcome reception
  • Poster Session Reception
  • Coffee breaks

Accompanying person registration fees include:

  • Opening ceremony & welcome reception
  • Ticket to the conference dinner on the Spirit of Boston
  • No access to scientific sessions

HOTEL ACCOMMODATION – All meetings will be held at the Westin Boston Waterfront, 425 Summer St, Boston, MA 02210, USA

The organizers have reserved a limited number of rooms at a group discounted rate at Westin Boston Waterfront, hotel for the Meeting delegates. Room block is based on availability at time of booking, any rooms not reserved by 12 September, 2018 will be released and sold only at the prevailing hotel rate based on availability. As a delegate, you will be able enjoy a preferred rate at $269.00 (+ states and local taxes 14.45%) per night in single or double occupancy, including complimentary WiFi  and complimentary access to Fitness Center & indoor swimming pool for all guests. It is imperative that individuals book their accommodation through the Cytokines 2018 hotel reservation page:, the block may be full, but the hotel does still have availability through their standard rates:

Traditional room, can sleep up to 4 persons. Additional $40 per person over 2 people in the room. Room rate is $269 for one or two people in the room, $309 for 3 people; $349 for 4 people, plus tax, currently 14.45%. The room size is 300 – 360 ft2 / 27,87 – 33,44 m2
For group reservations, please contact Angel D. Taveras, Group Rooms Coordinator
E: [email protected] T: +1 617.532.4896

Hotel booking can be made online through the Cytokines 2018 hotel reservation page:

Airport Transportation:

The MBTA (better known to locals as the “T”) is a public transit system which offers transportation from all areas of the city. The hotel is located on the MBTA Silver Line at the “World Trade Center” stop. The MBTA Silver Line Waterfront (SL1) provides service from the World Trade Center Station to Logan International Airport terminals every 10 minutes during the weekday and every 15 minutes during the weekend. Cost is $2.00 per ride. The Silver Line station is a 4 minute walk from the hotel which is at 425 Summer St, Boston, MA 02210, USA. The Silver Line to and from the Airport is FREE from Logan Airport inbound to South Station which is about a 7 minute walk from the hotel. Visit the MBTA site for maps

Boston Water Taxi – Boston Harbor Cruises

NOT the most direct route, but if you have time and want to get out on the water-service to Boston’s entire waterfront and Logan service with connections to several landings in Boston. Get off at the World Trade Center stop. Cost is $12.00, with free water transportation buses (route #66) operating frequently (every 5-6 minutes) between all Logan terminals and the City Water Taxi stand at the water transportation terminal (Logan Dock). The hotel is located at the World Trade Center stop (1 block from the hotel). Tickets can be purchased on board. Phone: 617-227-4320  Website:

Uber Fare from The Westin Boston Waterfront to Boston – Logan International Airport

UberX: $18 – 25

A POOL car can pick you up in ~4 min. Get $15 off this Uber ride with this Uber promo code in Boston. It’s a safe and convenient way to get started with Uber for free. Download the app, put in your destination from the BOS terminal (Westin Boston Watefront), and calculate your waiting time and Uber fare.

Boston was recently named America’s Favorite City by readers of Travel and Leisure Magazine! Boston boasts a wealth of historic landmarks in a dynamic cultural setting. The Freedom Trail, Old North Church, Paul Revere’s House, and Faneuil Hall Marketplace are just a few examples of this city’s rich and varied history. Boston attractions, including the famed “North End” for a fabulous Italian meal, the New England Aquarium, the lively Faneuil Hall, historic sites, and much more are within walking distance of the hotel. For information on sightseeing activities and organized tours of Boston and the New England area, please contact the Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau at 1-888-SEE-BOSTON or visit