SSP Regional Event in Washington, DC
Thursday, October 28, 2021
3:00-4:30 pm ET
Capacity is limited, so please register in advance. (Please let us know if you need to cancel at any time after registering, as it will free a space for another attendee.)
Join the DC regional group on Thursday, October 28 for an in-person networking event on getting back to work. This conversation is a follow-up to our June presentation, “Re-Imagining the Post-Pandemic Workforce.” We will host roundtables on the rooftop of the American Geophysical Union's (AGU) NetZero Energy building to discuss how we are getting back to work, conducting virtual and in-person meetings, building professional relationships virtually and in person, and much more.
Optional informal happy hour to follow in Dupont Circle (where you must follow the restaurant's COVID guidelines). An optional building tour will also be offered at 4:30pm.
The event is free to attend, but you must register in advance, as capacity is limited.
Please read carefully before registering:
- We highly recommend that you attend only if you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19
- Masks will be required regardless of vaccination status if local health agencies recommend them or if the venue requires them.
- Stay at home if you feel sick at all on the day of the event or have recently been exposed to someone that is sick
- Check here for NHS guidance on COVID-19: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/covid-19-coronavirus-restrictions-what-you-can-and-cannot-do
By registering, I acknowledge that an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 and other infectious diseases exists in any public place where people are present. By attending the event, I and any guests voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 or other infectious diseases and agree not to hold the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP); or any of their affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors, or volunteers liable for any illness or injury.
I agree to abide by and engage in conduct that is beneficial to health and safety while attending the event. This includes all recommendations and safety procedures from my governing health body as well as the state or country, city, and venue where the event is being held, and may include but is not limited to wearing a mask in public places and engaging in appropriate social distancing.
I agree I will not attend the event if I have experienced any symptoms associated with COVID-19 within 14 days prior to the event; or if I believe that I may have been exposed to a confirmed or suspected case of COVID-19; or have been diagnosed with COVID-19 and are not yet cleared as non-contagious by the health care team responsible for my treatment. I agree to contact SSP at [email protected] if I experience symptoms of COVID-19 within 14 days after attending the event.
American Geophysical Union
2000 Florida Ave NW
Washington, DC 22209
SSP Members: Free
Full-time Students: Free
Regional event cancellation policy:
No refunds will be processed for regional events. SSP encourages you to send a substitute in your place if you cannot attend. In the event SSP needs to cancel a regional event we will apply your registration to the next regional event in your area. SSP reserves the right to cancel any program. In the unlikely event of cancellations, SSP is not responsible for any costs, damages, or other expenses of any kind, including and without limitation, transportation and/or hotel costs incurred by registrant. Speakers are subject to change without notice.
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