Passport and Visa


To visit Canada, you must have a valid passport and citizens of certain countries and territories need a visa. To find out if you need a visa, visit Citizenship and Immigration Canada website.

You should allow approximately 30 to 85 days for visa delivery.

If you are an American citizen, please note that there are new requirements in effect for all United States nationals returning home. For more information, consult the U.S. Department of State website.

For details on what you are allowed to bring in your baggage (gifts, merchandise, etc.), go to Canada Border Services Agency website.

LETTER OF INVITATION - Individuals requiring an official letter of invitation in order to obtain a visa should contact the Local Organizing Committee at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The letter does not constitute any financial commitment on the part of the Conference.