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Program Committee Chair
Jeffrey Olimpo, PhD

Program Committee Vice-Chair
Jaclyn Madden, MS

All 2018 Program Committee Members


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2018 ASMCUE AgarArtPlate square  

Agar Art by: Kimberly Payne, 
University of Pittsburgh 

"I first attended ASMCUE as a postdoc, and it was the first conference where I felt I had found 'my people.' The creative ideas, best practices, and networking that I gain from attending ASMCUE have been instrumental in my career success."
Samantha Elliott, St. Mary's College of Maryland

Who Attends

Who's coming in 2018?

As of now, 351 people are headed to ASMCUE, compared to 347 in 2017.

There are 303 conference attendees, 4 guests and 44 exhibitors. Out of the 303 conference-goers:

  • About 1/3 teach at community colleges, 1/3 at doctoral-degree granting universities, and 1/3 primarily undergraduate institutions
  • Nearly 85% are ASM members
  • Over 40% are first-timers - Learn about the Buddy Program - it's new in 2018 and geared towards first-timers!
  • 11 post-docs and 12 students
  • 12 international attendees from 6 countries 

Parting Impressions in 2017

In post-conference surveys, 97% of 2017 conference attendees said they would recommend ASMCUE to a colleague.

asmcue2017 reccommend


ASMCUE 2013-2017 Conference Demographics

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