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Below are frequently asked questions about registration and participation at Festival. If you do not find an answer to your question, do not hesitate to contact us at festival2018@raic.org


When will registration open?

Registration will open in early February 2018.


Who can attend the Festival?

The Festival of Architecture is open to everyone. If you are an architecture, design, and cities enthusiast, this Festival is for you!


What are the registration deadlines and cancellation fees and dates?

Registration closes May 18 at 4:30 p.m. Any changes after this date can only be made at the Purchase Registration Desk during the Festival. A full refund less an administration fee of $100 + tax is available for packages only until May 18. No refunds will be provided after May 18.  Ticketed items will not be refunded.


Can I earn continuing education (CE) credits at the Festival?

Yes, continuing education (CE) credits will be tracked for each delegate and provided to all provincial and territorial regulators following the Festival.


When should I plan to arrive in Saint John?

If you would like to take part in the pre-conference tour to Saint Andrews By-The-Sea on Tuesday, we suggest you arrive on Monday. The conference schedule starts on Wednesday morning with tours.


How can I obtain a letter of invitation (for international attendees seeking travel visas?

Please contact RAIC staff at festival2018@raic.org.


Is there a dress code at the Festival?

The dress code is business casual with business attire for the Presidents’ Dinner and Awards Gala on Friday evening.


Will I receive a printed program?

A pocket guide will be printed and distributed at registration with your name badge and all event tickets.


I'm registered for the Festival. How do I get a receipt?

A receipt will be generated automatically and sent to your email account as soon as you complete your registration online.


I'm registered for the Festival. How do I make changes to my schedule?

Based on availability, changes can be made by logging into your account or in person at the registration desk.


I'm registered for the Festival. How do I make changes to my package?

To change your package, please contact RAIC staff at festival2018@raic.org

Travel Info

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