Registration for Research Paper Authors is now open!

Online Registration

Registration for DAC 2021 is now open for research paper authors. You can now register here. Please note that event registration is only open for research paper authors at this time. 

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Registration Pricing:


ADVANCE RATE (9/7 – 11/20/2021)

ONSITE RATE (11/21 – 12/9/2021)

ACM/IEEE Member – Full Conference including Virtual Conference



Non-Member – Full Conference including Virtual Conference



ACM/IEEE Member – Student Full Conference including Virtual Conference



Non-Member – Student Full Conference including Virtual Conference



ACM/IEEE Member – Virtual Conference Only



Non-Member – Virtual Conference Only




$0 *only available until 10/29/2021

$55 **after 10/29/2021


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Hotel Information

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Visa Information

If you require a Visa Letter in order to travel to DAC, you can request an invitation letter while completing the registration form. After registering, you will be provided a downloadable Visa Letter to submit as part of the visa approval process. Please email with any questions or concerns related to the visa application process, or to request a Visa Letter ahead of registration opening.


Registration Policies for 2021

A complete list of DAC’s registration policies/terms & conditions can be found under “Show Information” within the registration site. However, please note – as required by the state of California, upon arrival at DAC you must present either of the following:

  • Proof of a negative test result for COVID-19 from a test administered within three days of arrival using either molecular/PCR or antigen/“rapid” testing; or
  • Proof of completed vaccination for COVID-19 no later than two weeks of arrival according to the protocols recommended by the CDC or other medical professional(s)


DAC Cancellation Policy

Cancellation by Participant – DAC will provide a full refund of registration fees, less an administrative processing fee of $50, for any cancellations received in writing on or before November 1, 2021. Cancellations should be directed to Telephone cancellations are NOT accepted for refunds. Participant must obtain confirmation of receipt of email from DAC on or before the cancellation deadline. All refunds will be processed within 10 days of date cancellation received to the original form of payment. After November 1, 2021, there will be no refunds for registrations cancelled whatsoever. Substitutions can be made, without a fee, by contacting the registration team at Hotel reservations must be cancelled separately and directly with the hotel.

Cancellation by DAC – If for any reason beyond DAC ’s control DAC determines that DAC 2021 must be cancelled, shortened, delayed, dates changed, or otherwise altered or changed, Participant understands and agrees that DAC will use its best efforts to provide a refund on registration fees paid to it by Participant. If despite using its best efforts, DAC is not able to provide a full refund of registration fees due to its losses incurred in connection with the cancellation or change to the DAC Show, DAC may retain a portion of the registration fees paid to it by Participant and will refund to Participant the remaining balance of registration fees paid to it by Participant.