DISCLAIMER: The information below is intended to assist conference attendees with their travel arrangements. Each individual traveling to the 80th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management is responsible for researching all requirements necessary for entry to Canada specific to his or her case. The Academy of Management has no influence on an individual's application to an embassy or other agency for a visa to travel to Canada. The Academy is also not responsible for the outcome of an individual's visa application.
Generally, a citizen of a foreign country who wishes to enter Canada must first obtain a visa, For more information click here.
This website advises how long the visa process takes, depending on what country you are applying from: Canadian visa processing times resource page
OBTAIN A LETTER TO ASSIST WITH VISA APPLICATION
The Academy can provide a Registration Letter or Program Participation Letter to assist with your travel to Canada to attend the 80th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. To obtain a Registration Letter you must be registered to attend the AOM Annual Meeting in Vancouver. A Program Participation letter is ONLY available to individuals listed on the AOM Annual Meeting Program as a speaker or presenter. A Program Participation letter will be
available once the online program has been completed (May 2020). Please visit your AOM Member Profile and click on the 'Annual Meeting' tab. Scroll down and click on the "Registration Letter" or "Program Participation Letter" button. This will direct you to a page with your requested letter, where you have the option to print. You will only have access to a specific letter type if you meet the above criteria. The Academy of Management does NOT provide letters for guests.