2nd International Conference on Spoken Chinese Corpora: From Theory to Pedagogical Applications Rice University, Houston TX August 10-11, 2016 Call for Participation REGISTRATION: • Early Bird Registration by June 10, 2016: $50 per participant / $30 per student • Regular Registration rate by July 10, 2016: $80 per participant / $50 per student • Registration on-site by August 10, 2016: $90 per participant / $60 per student REGISTRATION at http://clic.rice.edu/content.aspx?id=2147484255 LODGING: Our conference space is located in the heart of Rice’s campus, so we recommend staying at hotels near Rice University http://explore.rice.edu/explore/Hotel.asp. We have an agreement with Hilton – Houston Medical Center. Please call them to book a room with the Rice rate. Hilton Houston Plaza / Medical Center 6633 Travis Street, Houston, TX 77030 For reservations call: 713-313-4000 Room Rates: $179-199/night (plus applicable taxes) TRAVEL: Both of Houston’s major airports are located within an hour of Rice. Bush International (IAH) http://www.fly2houston.com/iah is located roughly 40 minutes north of Rice’s campus, while Houston Hobby (HOU) http://www.fly2houston.com/hobby is located roughly 25 minutes southeast. Shuttles run from both airports to hotels near the university, and reservations can be made online at Super Shuttle http://www.supershuttle.com. If you are interested in trying to share a shuttle reservation with fellow presenters, please let us know your flight plans, and we will try to match you up as best we can.