Registration and fees

Registration for ICDS5 costs $US35. This gives access to all presentations over the two days of ICDS5, and access to recorded presentations for two weeks after the conference.

Delegates in countries with a low Human Development Index (HDI) will be able to attend for free. If you live in a country within Tier 4, 5, or 6, as used by the International Society of Music Education (ISME), please send proof of residence to by the registration deadline. To check which countries appear in Tiers 4, 5, and 6, please visit:

Students will also be able to attend for free. Please send proof of student status to by the registration deadline.

Confirmed presenters must register and pay by 31 July 2021.


All other delegates must register and pay by 30 September 2021.

Cancellation policy: Please note that the conference fee is not refundable, for example in the case of non-attendance.

ICDS5 Registration Form

Please note:


Once you have completed registration you will be directed to a secure webpage where you can pay the delegate fee. This service is provided by Integral Steps, one of ICDS5's Logistics Partners. You will receive a confirmation email from the ICDS when you finish this registration page. You will receive an automatic confirmation email from Give Lively, PayPal, or Wise showing that you have made a payment to Integral Steps for the ICDS5 Conference.

If for some reason it is not possible to pay after you have been directed to the secure webpage, please follow this link.

If you have received email confirmation from ICDS that your fee waiver application has been accepted, please check the box at the bottom of the form.

Thank you