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62nd ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics

June 15 - 19, 2014

Short Courses, June 14 - 15, 2014

Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD

All conference sessions and short courses will be held at the Baltimore Convention Center, 1 W Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21201.  Tel:  410-649-7000.

The conference program is coordinated by Jenny Brodbelt (VP Programs), University of Texas - Austin. The schedule begins on Sunday, June 15 with tutorial lectures at 5:00 pm and the opening session and plenary lecture at 6:45 pm. A Welcome Reception in the poster/exhibit hall will follow.

Monday through Thursday are full program days of concurrent oral sessions, poster sessions, and workshops. Poster sessions are scheduled 10:30 am to 2:30 pm to allow four hours of viewing. The program will conclude on Thursday, June 19 with a plenary lecture followed by a Closing Event at the National Aquarium (ticket required).

The participation of the ASMS Corporate Members is an integral part of the conference. A Corporate Member exhibit booth or hospitality suite provides access to over 6,500 scientists attending one of the most dynamic scientific conferences in the world. Information is available on the 'exhibitors' page.


Important Dates

  • December 1 - Abstract submission opens

  • January 6 - Conference Housing opens

  • January 13 - Conference & Short Course Registration opens

  • February 1 - Student travel application deadline

  • February 7 - Abstract submission deadline

  • April 15 - Program published, abstract search open

  • April 30 - Conference Housing deadline

  • April 30 - Advance rate deadline for Conference and Short Course Registration

  • June 13 - Proceedings submissions due

Conference Policies

 Please review these policies which are intended to assure the comfort and privacy of all conference participants. 
  • Name badges are required for all conference sessions, including the exhibit hall and the employment center.
  • No smoking is permitted in the convention center.
  • Cell phones must be turned off in oral sessions.
  • No photography or recording is allowed in oral sessions or in the Poster-Exhibit Hall.
  • Material presented or displayed at the ASMS Conference, including but not limited to orals, posters, workshops, exhibit booths and hospitality suites, is the intellectual property of the presenter and may not be recorded, photographed, quoted, disseminated or transmitted by summary in any form without the express approval of the author of the material presented.  Such materials must contain appropriate credits for all quotations or photographs.
  • The placement of advertising in the meeting area is strictly limited.  There are poster boards and tables in the Exhibit Hall for corporate member notices and literature.  No signs on easels are permitted. Other approved notices and announcements may be posted on designated Boards in the Exhibit Hall.
  • Hardware, accessories or any items for sale may be displayed only in corporate exhibit booths and hospitality suites.
  • No organized activities (even off-site) other than those approved by ASMS are allowed during the conference week (5:00 pm on Sunday through 6:00 pm on Thursday).
  • Corporate or institutional logos in slides or posters may appear only one time in the presentation.