The 2017 Issues of Substance conference is sold out. Registration is now closed.
Join addictions workers, healthcare professionals, researchers, knowledge brokers, policy and decision makers for presentations and interactive learning workshops at Canada's premier national conference for the addiction field. All registrants — with the exception of exhibit display staff — are entitled to:
Registered and paid by September 8, 2017
Registered and paid after September 8, 2017
To qualify for the student rate, students must provide proof of full-time registration as an undergraduate, Masters or doctoral student at a Canadian post-secondary institution in a program related to substance use, addiction or gambling. Please fax (613-565-2173) or email a letter from your dean indicating your student status to
Registration Dates & Deadlines
March 1 — Registration Opens
March 1 — Participant Subsidy Application Opens
May 19 — Presenters' deadline to register
June 30 — Deadline for Participant Subsidy Applications
September 8 — Early Bird Registration Closes
October 13 — Cancellation deadline
November 9 — Registration transfer deadline
November 10 — Online registration closes
Regrettably, we will not be able to accept onsite registrations.
Have a question? Review our
Frequently Asked Questions, or contact us using the
IOS Information Request form.