Conferences

Registration

Registration for the 68th ASMS in Houston,TX will open on January 4, 2020.

Conference Registration Fees

ASMS Members*:  $200 regular, $90 students†, $0 emeritus**
Non-Members: $400 regular, $160 students†

*To register as a member, ASMS dues for 2020 must be processed by ASMS prior to conference registration.  **To register as an Emeritus member, your Emeritus membership must be active (renewed) for the conference year. See Membership page for details.
To qualify for the student rate you must be enrolled full-time in a degree program up to and including the Ph.D. at the time of the conference.

Short Course Tuition Fees

Short course registration is a part of our online registration system. Conference registration is not required if you will attend a short course-only.

  • ASMS Members*: $400 Two-day courses** and $300 One-day courses
  • Non-Members: $700 Two-day courses and $500 One-day courses
  • Students: $150 Two-day courses and $75 One-day courses

*To register as a member, ASMS dues for 2020 must be processed by ASMS prior to conference registration.
**Fees for course 03 is increased to cover cost of a textbook.

You may add a short course to your existing registration at any time. Please login to this website and go to Online Registration. If you are already registered for the conference you will see a green check box for registration but you will still have the option to "Buy" items such as short course, closing event ticket, or companion registration.

Closing Event at the Houston Museum of Natural Science - Advance Purchase Ticket Required

The conference Closing Event will be held at the incredible Houston Museum of Natural Science. Separate ticket purchase is required, look for the option during online registration or using the printable registration form. Go to Social Events for complete description. Tickets are $40. You are strongly encouraged to purchase ticket BEFORE you travel to Houston.

You may add a closing event ticket to your existing registration at any time. Please login to this website and go to Online Registration. If you are already registered you will see a green check box for registration but you will still have the option to "Buy" items such as short course, closing event ticket, or companion registration. 
 
If you purchase a closing event ticket AFTER you print your name badge, you will need to return to badge printing kiosk and re-print your name badge so that you have a closing event icon on your badge.

Cancellations

To cover the cost of handling and processing, $40 is deducted from the total refund for cancellations. Conference registration cancellation must be received in writing on or before May 15.  Short Course cancellation must be received by May 15. Request for cancellation may be emailed the office at info [at] asms [dot] org.