#gamesUR Summit FAQ
Ticket sales started on January 20, 2020 at 9:00 AM ET. They will be available until the day of the event.
The Early Bird period ends March 8th at 11:59 ET. Afterwards, attendees can purchase a standard Summit ticket up until the day of the event.
If you’ve purchased a student ticket, valid student ID (including a photo and expiry date) are required to be presented during registration. Otherwise, you do not need to bring an ID.
As per our conference Code of Conduct, attendees will be required to keep their #gamesUR Summit badge visible on them at all times. To attend the social events, please bring and wear your Summit badge.
Coffee, tea, and a continental breakfast will be provided in the morning. Lunch will also be provided, with vegetation options available. The afternoon will feature a coffee/tea/refreshment break and light snacks.
Public transport is convenient and affordable ways to get around Montréal.
The métro (subway) system is clean, safe and fast. Please visit Montréal’s Public Transit website</a> for more information.
The Palais des Congrès is located at the Place-d’Armes métro station. The station is accessible by outdoor entrances and indoors directly from the Palais. More information about accessing the Palais by métro can be found on this website.
Tourist passes for Montréal’s public transport are available for one- or three-day periods. More information about tourist passes is available on this website.
Taxis and Ride Share
Taxis are a popular option for getting around Montréal. There are over a dozen taxi companies that are available in the Montréal area, and can be requested by phone, website, and in some cases by mobile app. More information about taxis in Montréal is available on this website, including a list of several taxi companies.
Uber is available in Montréal if you prefer to use a ride share app to get around the city. As of January 25, 2020, Lyft is not available in Montréal.
If you plan on driving, there are several parking facilities in the area. Please consult the Palais des Congrès Access website for more information on arriving at the venue via car and where to find parking in the area. Scroll down to “Getting to the Palais” and click on the “Car” section to reveal content.
If arriving by air, a shuttle to and from Montréal’s airport is also available 24 hours, 7 days/week. Visit this website for more information.
Please feel free to bring notepads, paper, or a laptop PC for note taking. To keep our space open and accessible, please do not bringing your luggage to the event. Most hotels will hold luggage at the front desk if you plan to depart Montréal immediately after the #gamesUR Summit.
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