Workshop > Practical information

Reaching the Workshop site

The DEB2021 Workshop will take place at the Student Union of Dalhousie University, in Halifax (NS, Canada) from 24 May to 25 May 2021. Please refer to the travel informations page for more informations about how to access the building.


You will be welcomed at the Student Union of Dalhousie University (SU) on Mon 24 May between 8:30 and 9:00 with a coffee (date to be determined). Your badge and book of abstract will be handed to you upon arrival. At any time you will be able to contact members of the organization commitee.


All lunches, included in the registration fees, will be taken at the Howe Hall, 2 minutes walking time from the SU (see Planning and Content for lunch hours).

Items to bring to the workshop

Please bring with you :

  • Laptop with matlab 2006 or higher
  • Recent version of DEBtool and  AmPtool
  • A well prepared mydata file for your pet
  • Netlogo
  • NichMapperR (DEB in practice IV)

If you don't have a Matlab license, there are two viable options:

  • Download the free 30-day trial version from Organize it so that these 30 days includes your visit to Halifax.
  • Buy the Student version of Matlab if you are a student at a university. You can get a student version with all the necessary Matlab tools for 99 USD.
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