SICB Annual Meeting
January 2-6, 2008
San Antonio, TX

San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter Hotel and the
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center

General Information

Annual Meeting Program and Abstracts
All registered attendees of the 2008 Annual Meeting will receive a copy of the Annual Meeting Program and CD of the Abstracts on-site at the SICB Registration/ Information Desk located at the Henry B. Rodriguez Convention Center. Copies will not be mailed prior to the Annual Meeting. The full program will be available prior to the Annual Meeting on the Web site at and attendees can plan their activities from the web. The abstracts will be published as citable documents online in association with the next issue of Integrative and Comparative Biology. For those who wish to have a hard copy version of the abstracts, it may be ordered prior to the meeting. See the registration form for this option.

Registration/Information Area
The SICB Registration/Information area will be located at the Henry B. Rodriguez Convention Center. The hours of operation are:
Wednesday, January 23:00-8:00 pm
Thursday, January 37:00 am-5:00 pm
Friday, January 47:00 am-2:00 pm
Saturday, January 57:00 am-2:00 pm
Sunday, January 67:00 am-Noon

Staff is available during these times to assist you with membership enrollment, on-site registration, conference materials, employment opportunity information, meeting room locations, and information on San Antonio.

Employment Opportunities
The Employment Opportunity bulletin board will be located in the SICB Registration/Information area. The Employment Opportunity board will provide a place for atten- dees to post "Positions Wanted," and learn about "Positions Available." Interested attendees may schedule interviews in the room set aside for that purpose. See a registration desk attendant for assistance.

Message Board
A message board will be located in the SICB Registration/Information area. Attendees may also leave messages and announcements for other attendees on the message board. Please contact the Henry B. Rodriguez Convention Center and ask for the SICB registration desk to leave messages.

Child Care
If you will be bringing children with you, please contact the concierge at the Marriott Rivercenter Hotel to arrange for recommended baby-sitting services.