The conference attendance fees are shown below. They include

  • mid-morning and mid-afternoon breaks, and lunches in each of the three conference days;
  • a digital copy (CD) of the proceedings;
  • one dinner ticket (details will be provided later).
  • entry to all sessions and the exhibition.
It is also possible to register and attend the exhibition only (coffee included).

In case you need a visa to come to US, and would like an ACM letter to support your application, please follow these instructions.


Up to Feb 19th, 2012 On and after Feb 20th, 2012 (and on-site)
ACM member $500 $590
Non-ACM member $590 $690
Student ACM member $230 $290
Student non-ACM member $280 $340
Exhibition only $15 $15
Extra dinner ticket $75 $75

Online Registration

Registration and payment is handled by the RegOnline site.


If you wish to cancel your registration, there will a $50 administration charge. Please email Howell Istance, Treasurer (hoi at dmu dot ac dot uk) in order to do so.

Conference Hotel

ETRA 2012 will be held at the Fess Parker's DoubleTree Resort in Santa Barbara, CA, USA, a 24-acre Spanish Colonial-style hotel resort facing the Pacific Ocean, located on one of Southern California's most beautiful coastlines.

The special conference rate is $179/night for the conference period of March 28th through March 30th. The price will be the same from March 25th through April 2nd, subject to availability. The rate will be available until February 27th, 2012.

You can call the in house reservations department (recommended) at (+1-805) 884-8511 or toll free at (+1-877) 893-0892 and reference the group name: ETRA 2012 - Eye Tracking Research and Applications and the group rate will populate for the agent. You can also make reservations online via the Hotel's Reservations page using the group code ETR in the Special Accounts and Rates section.

For more information about the conference location, please check the venue page.