General Information

Join us in Orlando, Florida!

We invite you to join us for the International Society for Biological and Environmental Repositories (ISBER) 2014 Annual Meeting, May 20-24, 2014 in Orlando, Florida. This meeting will feature plenary sessions, educational workshops, corporate workshops, contributed papers, poster sessions, and working group discussions. Vendors from around the world will demonstrate the latest products, services and technology in the field of repository and specimen collection.

Plan now to attend this premier event in the field of repository and specimen management. Meet with your colleagues from around the world and view the latest technology and equipment in the specimen collection and repository industry!

Final Program now Available

Click here to download

Register for the Meeting. Click Here

Renew your ISBER membership to benefit from the ISBER member rates. Click here to renew.

Not a member yet? Click here.

Key Dates

  • Hotel Reservation Deadline April 18th, 2014


Walt Disney Dolphin Hotel

1500 Epcot Resorts Blvd (Dolphin) Lake Buena Vista, Florida  32830 United States Map »

Pre-Conference Workshops

A number of pre-conference workshops are available on Tuesday, May 20th. Separate registration is required.
To view the full list of workshops or register for a Workshop click here.

Annual Meeting Registration

(prices in USD)

Early Bird Rate* Regular Rate** On-Site Rate
Member $ 825 $ 925 $ 1,050
Non-Member $ 1,075 $ 1,225 $ 1,350
Technician/Student† $ 595 $ 675 $ 695
One Day Pass $ 495 $ 495 $ 495


*Early Bird Registration is now closed.

** The Regular rate is available until May 16, after that date onsite rates will apply to on-line registration as well.
Remember to renew your ISBER membership to benefit from the Member rates!

†Registration must be accompanied by a letter from your program director/supervisor confirming trainee/student status. Please contact the ISBER Head Office at if you wish to register as a technician /student.

Payment: All payments are to be made in USD. Accepted methods of payment are: credit card (Visa, Mastercard, Amex), wire transfer and cheque (in USD)

Cancellation Policy: A $75 administrative fee will be applied to any cancellations. The last day to cancel your registration and receive a refund (minus the $75 cancellation fee) is March 20th, 2014.

Government Employee Cancellation Policy: Government employees awaiting confirmation of funding for the ISBER 2014 Annual Meeting and Exhibits to be approved are encouraged to register on or before February 5, 2014 to take advantage of the Early Bird Rate. Please select the “bill me” option when completing your registration and make your payment once funding has been approved. If funding is not approved, registration may be cancelled. Cancellation of registration for these purposes will be exempt from the US$75 cancellation fee. Please note: government employees must cancel their registration by April 30th, 2014. All registration is final after this deadline and the registrant will be charged the full price of registration.