Onsite check-in begins at Gordon College, Ken Olsen Science Building on Monday, January 5, 2015 at 3:30 p.m. Welcome reception is at 5:00 p.m., followed by the opening banquet and keynotea ddress by David Beckmann (President, Bread for the World) at 6 p.m.
The conference concludes at 1:45 p.m. on Wednesday, January 7, 2015.
The registration fee of $395 includes Monday and Tuesday nights (January 5 and 6, 2015) at the beautiful Wylie Inn, including breakfasts; all conference meals at Gordon College; all conference materials; free shuttle service between the Wylie Inn and Gordon’s campus, and shuttle to commuter rail to Boston at the end of the conference on Wednesday, January 7, 1:30 p.m.
The “local” registration fee of $159 includes all conference meals at Gordon College, all conference materials, and shuttle service to commuter rail to Boston at the end of the conference on Wednesday, January 7, 1:30 p.m. Directions to Gordon are on the College’s main page.
A limited number of reduced-rate registrations for graduate students are available. For more information about how to apply, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Traveling from the ASSA meetings in Boston to the Wyle Inn and Gordon College on January 5?
Take commuter rail to Beverly, where free conference shuttls will meet you for the short ride to the Wylie Inn for check in, and then to Gordon College for the first evening's conference events.
- Make your way to North Station on the GREEN and ORANGE subway lines
- At North Station, look for the Newburyport/Rockport line - all trains on this line stop at Beverly
- A shuttle will meet trains that leave North Station for Beverly Depot at:
- 1:20 p.m. (arrive Beverly Depot 1:53)
- 2:20 p.m. (arrive Beverly Depot 2:55)
- 3:20 p.m. (arrive Beverly Depot 3:55)
- 4:00 p.m. (arrive Beverly Depot 4:37)
Traveling from Gordon College to Boston's Logan Airport after the conference on January 7?
For travelers without cars
Shuttle service from Gordon College is available for $15 per person, payable at the conference. Shuttles will be timed to drop passengers at terminals no later than 3 p.m.
Leaving Boston by bus or Amtrack
Take the shuttle bus from Gordon College to Logan Airport, then take the MBTA's free, high-frequency Silver Line express bus to South Station: Silver Line "SL1". More information available here. View the Silver Line schedule.
For additional information about travel to and from the conference, visit the conference travel resources page.
The 2015 Economics in Global Poverty Conference is co-sponsored by the Association of Christian Economists, Gordon College, and Seminars at Calvin.