Registration

Registration for the 22nd Annual Meeting is now open! Early registration rates are available through April 8, 2019, and groups of five or more are eligible for an additional 15 percent discount. Non-members are invited to apply for membership when they register to earn the member discount on their registration. As always, Associate Members who are first and presenting authors on an abstract at the Annual Meeting receive free registration.

Exhibitors looking to secure registration should contact their ASGCT representative.

2019 Annual Meeting Registration Rates

A 15 percent discount for early registration to the 22nd ASGCT Annual Meeting will run from the opening of registration until April 8, 2019. As always, Associate Members who are the first author on an abstract they're presenting at the Annual Meeting receive free registration.

 

Early Registration
(on or before April 8)

Late Registration
(after April 8)

Members & Transitional Members

$515 $565

Associate Members

$190 $240

Nonmembers

$835 $885

U.S. Federal Government Nonmembers*

$565 $615

Nonmember Graduate Students & Postdoctoral Fellows

$365 $415

Associate Members (First Author & Presenter of an Abstract)

FREE FREE

* This rate is reserved for U.S. Federal Government employees. Employees of governments outside of the United States and employees of State governments are not eligible for this rate.

Group Registration

A 15 percent discount on registration rates is available for five (5) or more registrants from the same institution. Associate members who are the first and presenting authors of an abstract receive FREE annual meeting registration, but are ineligible to be counted as part of a group registration. The group registration rates are as follows:

 

Early Registration
(on or before April 8)

Late Registration
(after April 8)

Members & Transitional Members

$437.75 $480.25

Associate Members

$161.50 $204

Nonmembers

$709.75 $752.25

U.S. Federal Government Nonmembers*

$480.25 $522.75

Nonmember Graduate Students & Postdoctoral Fellows

$310.25 $352.75

* This rate is reserved for U.S. Federal Government employees. Employees of governments outside of the United States and employees of State governments are not eligible for this rate.

Evening Reception

The Evening Reception will take place at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 from 8–11 p.m. Cost for reception ticket is $25 and can be added to your Annual Meeting registration. Transportation from the Washington Hilton will be provided, but reception attendance is limited to 1,400, so sign up early!

Pre-Meeting Workshops

New for 2019, ASGCT has added a second commercialization workshop to the pre-meeting lineup, and now pre- and post- approval commercialization are split between two workshops. All four pre-meeting workshops will take place Sunday, April 28, 2019. All sessions run from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m., and lunch is provided. Each workshop has an individual registration rate, and attendees may register for any or all workshops independent of, or in addition to, registration for the Annual Meeting. Attendees who register for both a pre-meeting workshop and the 22nd Annual Meeting receive a $25 discount.

CAR T and Related Immune Effector Cell Therapies

The CAR T and Related Immune Effector Cell Therapies workshop features discussions of the current state of CAR T therapeutic approaches in light of recent FDA approvals with updates on clinical long term follow-up. This workshop is in partnership with the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy and includes sessions on gene editing and going beyond autologous CAR-T cells for cancer.

Gene Editing

The Gene Editing workshop provides an overview of current gene editing technologies and approaches, emerging uses and applications, with sessions highlighting junior investigators and clinical gene editing programs.

Pre-Approval Commercialization

The Pre-Approval Commercialization workshop focuses on the pathways to the commercialization of gene and cell therapy products with discussions the harmonization of global regulatory bodies.

Post-Approval Commercialization

New for 2019, the Post-Approval Commercialization workshop focuses on the unique challenges emerging technologies pose in designing acceptable business models to maximize patient access and discussions of value based pricing and reimbursement for gene therapies.

Rates for all pre-meeting workshops are as-follows:

 

Early Registration
(on or before April 8)

Late Registration
(after April 8)

Members & Transitional Members

$250 $300

Associate Members

$50 $100

Nonmembers

$360 $410

U.S. Federal Government Nonmembers

$280 $330

Nonmember Graduate Students & Postdoctoral Fellows

$75 $125