Visa information

Do not delay in making VISA arrangements for entry into Canada if needed. Such arrangements are the responsibility of attendees and other participants and may take up to several months. Depending on country of origin and length of stay in Canada, you may or may not require a VISA to enter the country

How to Obtain a Visa

Complete information on VISA requirements, and if needed, how to apply for a VISA to enter Canada can be found on the Canadian Government website.

Conference Invitation Letter

If needed, please download a visa letter to apply for a VISA to attend LSC’18.  If you require a personalized, signed letter*, please email Benoit Gosselin ( your request. You must include your paper ID #, the name of the paper, your passport number, and country.

*If you are a submitting author you may only request a personalized VISA letter after your paper or abstract has been accepted to the conference.