Phi Alpha Theta Conference Registration


We hope that you can join us for the Phi Alpha Theta Undergraduate Research Conference on Saturday, April 7, 2018 from 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM.  We invite you to join us and present your work at Georgia Tech. Presentations are 20 minutes maximum and can consist of paper readings or slide presentations. 

If you would like to present your work, ABSTRACT SUBMISSIONS are due Friday, February 16, 2018 by 5:00 PM. Participants who want their papers considered for prizes must submit final versions of their papers carla.gerona [at] (via email to Dr. Carla Gerona) by Friday, March 9, 2018.  Students must be members of Phi Alpha Theta to be eligible for prizes.  Students will be notified of their acceptance via email.  Please go to the abstract submission website for more information.

The keynote speaker will be Dr. Douglas Flamming, Professor of History at Georgia Tech, who will give a talk entitled "Red, 'Pink Gold,' and Blue: Southern Shrimpers vs. Soviet Shrimpers in the Gulf of Mexico, 1945-1975."

We recognize that this date conflicts with Passover for some students.  We are happy to make accommodations to assist you.  Please just carla.gerona [at] (email us)!

To participate in the conference as a presenter or an attendee, you must register online.  Please complete the conference registration form below and select your method of payment.  If you would like to present a paper, please also complete the abstract submission form.  We look forward to seeing you in April!  

If you need to cancel or modify your reservation, please carla.gerona [at] (email us).

Please complete the online form below and select one of the three methods of payment.

The conference will be held in the Hall Building on Georgia Tech's campus.  Parking is available in visitor lots.  Directions are available at  The conference registration cost is $25.00, which includes breakfast, lunch, an afternoon snack, and a voucher for parking.  REGISTRATION CAN BE PAID IN THE FOLLOWING WAYS:

School of History and Sociology
Georgia Institute of Technology
221 Bobby Dodd Way
Atlanta, GA 30332-0225
ATTENTION: Inetta Worthy 

  • via check or cash (exact change preferred) on-site the day of the conference.
Please complete the ABSTRACT SUBMISSION FORM, which is separate from the conference registration form. Thank you!
Please tell us about any other dietary requirements that you might have.