Online registration is now closed. On-site registration will be available during the conference, starting at 8:00 AM on Monday.

Registration is needed for any participant including invited speakers of minisymposia. Payment will be handled through the online registration system unless a noteworthy exception is necessary.

Member Price

The price for members and non-members differ. The discounted price applies for full members of SMB and its related organizations, JSMB, CSMB, KSMB, and ESMTB. On the registration page, you must log into the appropriate account to select the discounted price. Interested individuals can register to be a member of SMB on the organization's membership page.

Student Price

There is also discounted rate for graduate and undergraduate students. To select the discount, student members must be logged into the SMB website. If not already a member, students receive a free year of membership, the details of which can also be found on the organization's membership page. Due to this free membership, no non-member student discount rate is offered.

Financial Support

There is some financial support available. The application for this is separate from registration. Details of which can be found here.


On the registration page, there are also several extras that can be added, some of which require additional fees. These include

  • Banquet tickets ($65 each) on July 19th in the Rice-Eccles stadium
  • Pre-conference workshop ($25 fee)
  • Mentoring program (no cost)
  • Child care with cost to be determined by number of participants
  • Field trips will have a payment separate from the registration, but interest can be indicated on the registration form

    • Cancellation

      For inquiries about cancellation and refunds, please see the corresponding FAQ entry.