Conference participants will stay at the Plaza Hotel in New York City.  Located in the heart of New York, bordered on the east by Fifth Avenue and on the north by Central park, the Plaza is one of New York's most celebrated hotels.  

To reserve a room at the Plaza Hotel, contact the hotel directly by phone at 212-759-3000, or call toll free at 1-800-759-3000. ASM has negotiated a special room rate for conference attendees of $199 per night for single or double occupancy. Be sure to request the preferred rate for the ASM Conference on Bio-, Micro-, and Nanosystems. Please be prepared to leave a deposit in order to secure your space. The deadline for making reservations at the preferred rate is June 7, 2003, after which time reservations will be taken on a space-available basis.