The 2019 meeting will be held at the Crowne Plaza in Knoxville, TN on September 22-23.

Program: It will begin with the poster session and cash bar late afternoon/early evening on Sunday. A buffet dinner will be provided during the poster session. The keynote address by Dr. Abhaya K. Datye from The University of New Mexico will start at 8pm. Contributed oral presentations will continue on Monday, starting around 8am. Depending on abstract submissions, we will have parallel sessions as last year. The meeting will adjourn Monday in the late afternoon.

Participant Registration: To get the “early bird” rate, the registration form and fees are due by 11:59pm on July 31. The early bird fees are $80 for students and $120 for everyone else. A $20 late fee will be applied for anyone who registers after July 31, 2017. Fees include dinner on Sunday and breakfast and lunch on Monday.

Registration requires two steps:

1) Pay the registration fee using the Paypal links on the Registration tab.

2) Fill out the registration form on the Registration tab.

Hard copies of the program are an additional $10. Anyone who wants a hard copy of the program book should indicate so when they register for the symposium. Electronic programs will be distributed to all registrants free of charge.

Abstract Submission:
Abstracts are submitted via the registration form. Abstracts are due by 11:59pm on July 31, 2018. This deadline will not be extended. Abstracts must be 2500 characters or less and may not include any graphics, figures, tables, etc. More details are available on the form.

Exhibit registration: Representatives of vendors of catalysis-related products are welcome to attend and may bring an exhibit. Each display is limited to a single 2.5’x6′ table. These will be located adjacent to the conference room and will be available for viewing during the poster session and coffee breaks on Monday. An exhibitor fee of $250 includes one complimentary meeting registration (dinner, lunch, coffee break, and entry to all sessions) and an exhibit table. Please contact Todd Toops (toopstj@ornl.gov) for further information.

Hotel Information:  The meeting will be held at the Crowne Plaza in Knoxville, TN. To receive the conference room rate of $115 per night + 17.25% sales tax, reservations need to be made by 11:59pm on August 24, 2019 . Rooms are being held under the “Southeastern Catalysis Soc” block. You can reserve using this link. Parking at the hotel is $10 + 9.25% sales tax per night.