Preliminary Program

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Important Dates 

June 21, 2018:
Exhibits and Sponsorship Deadline Extended!

June 21, 2018:
Final Registration Deadline

June 21, 2018
Dissemination Station Resource Fair Submissions Close

July 3, 2018
Hotel Group Rate Ends

Program Committee Chair
Jeffrey Olimpo, PhD

Program Committee Vice-Chair
Jaclyn Madden, MS

All Program Committee Members

Letter of Invitation

Use #ASMCUE and follow @ASMicrobiology on Twitter and Facebook.

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Agar Art by: Kimberly Payne, 
University of Pittsburgh 

"I began attending ASMCUE nine years ago. My involvement with ASMCUE inspired me as an adjunct professor to pursue a PhD in science education. I've benefited both professionally and personally from becoming involved in this wonderful conference."
Andrea Rediske, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

Exhibit, Sponsorship, and Ad Opportunities

View the 2018 Prospectus. Click HERE to Reserve your Booth and Secure Sponsorship and Advertisement. Deadline Extended to June 21, 2018!

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New in 2018

This year we encourage companies to purchase a package that includes
a variety of unique sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities:

  • Platinum Sponsor - $12,000
  • Gold Sponsor - $8,500
  • Silver Sponsor - $4,000
  • Bronze Sponsor - $2,500
  • Unrestricted Sponsor - $1,000



More than 350 microbiology and biology educators attend the annual ASMCUE. The diverse audience includes a variety of institutions; educators who have just began their careers and educators who have been teaching for years, and a number of different primary student audiences being taught. 


  • Each year, approximately 40-50% of ASMCUE attendees are first-timers.
  • The institutions represented are usually 1/3 undergraduate, 1/3 community college and 1/3 doctoral-granting.
  • Attendees are not only teaching microbiology. Nearly 45% are responsible for the introductory biology course and may be teaching anatomy and physiology, biochemistry, bioinformatics, biotechnology, cancer biology, cell and molecular biology, ecology, immunology, virology, zoology and more!

Important Dates - Deadlines Extended! 

  • June 15 – Exhibit and Sponsorship Cancellation Deadline
  • June 21 – Exhibit and Sponsorship Deadline
  • June 21 – Sponsorship and Advertising Artwork Deadline
  • July 1 – Raffle Prize Donation Deadline
  • July 26-29 – ASMCUE 2018, Austin, TX

ASM Staff

Tiffani Fonseca
Exhibits Coordinator