Social Events


Wednesday Welcome Reception

Every year the Annual Kois Center Symposium opens with the traditional Welcome Reception. This is an opportunity to catch up with fellow Kois Members and friends, and a chance for your family to meet their program leaders for the weekend. The reception features Northwest beer and wine, hors d’oeuvres, and a slide show featuring highlights from last year’s meeting.

Event Details

Wednesday, July 28th
Hyatt Regency – 3rd Floor, Columbia Ballroom A
6:30 – 7:30 p.m. – First Time Attendees
7:30 – 10:30 p.m. – All Attendees and Family Welcome
Please RSVP during registration
Dress Attire: Casual

Thursday Night First Time Attendee Dinner

The Activity Committee has created an amazing opportunity for attendees coming to their first Symposium! If this is your first year, we want you to come and meet the Activity Committee, and other tribe members after the first day. It is important that everyone feels welcome.

Event Details

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Thursday, July 29th
2043 Eastlake Ave E.
Seattle, WA 98102
7:00pm – 10:00pm
$110 per person (gratuity and tax included. Drinks are additional)

Please note, this event is a first come first serve basis and seats sell out quickly!

Friday Night Event

A highlight of Symposium week is our annual Friday Night Event. Scientific Program attendees and their family/guests are invited to attend. This dinner reception offers gourmet food, specialty drinks, and live entertainment.

Event Details


Friday, July 30th
Hyatt Regency on the 5th floor Elwha Ballroom
721 Pine St.
Seattle, WA 98101
7:00 – 11:00 p.m. – All Attendees and Family Welcome
Please RSVP during registration. Tickets for adults 21+ $150.00, tickets for guests under 21, $50.00.
Dress Attire: Cocktail Attire