Pre-registration has been closed. Online and registration forms are no longer being accepted. Please plan to register onsite at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel. Onsite registration begins Sunday, July 24 at 11 am. We look forward to seeing you there.

Onsite Registration Fees

Prices onsite
Registration Type SIM Member Non-member
Full* $675 $795
One-Day** $275 $325
Speaker* $495 $580
Postdoctoral Fellow* $535 $630
Student*** $215 $245
Student**** $285 $325
Emeritus* $350 N/A
Guest***** $300 $300

*Registration fee includes: program and abstracts, all receptions, lunches on Monday and Tuesday as well as Annual banquet on Tuesday.
**Annual banquet is not included in the registration fee.
***Annual banquet is not included in the registration fee.
****Annual banquet ticket is included in the registration fee at a reduced rate.
*****Guest fee includes participation in all events including banquet without attending scientific sessions and lectures.

Postdoctoral fellow or student calegory requires proof of fellow or student status.

Workshop Fees

See table below for workshop fees after June 20th.
Prices before June 20, 2011
Workshop SIM Member Non-member Student
Full-Day Workshop 1. Fermentation Basics* $450 $600 $188
Half-Day Workshop 2. Unification of gene expression data by standard mRNA quantification references for comparable analyses using qRT-PCR array assay $250 $340 $95
Workshop 3. I am a microbiologist - Now what? Job workshop for new graduates and postdocs N/A N/A Free

*Workshops 1 includes continental breakfast, lunch and two breaks plus workshop materials.


Cancellations received in writing prior to June 20 will be refunded, less a $75 administrative service fee. No refunds will be made after this date.

Note: Personnel substitutions may be made in lieu of cancellation. Contact to arrange substitutions.