The Astrobiology Science Conference 2015 (AbSciCon2015) will be held at the Hilton Chicago in downtown Chicago, Illinois, on
June 15–19, 2015.
AbSciCon2015 is the next in a series of conferences organized by the astrobiology community. The conference will convene scientists from all over the world who work in the interdisciplinary field of astrobiology — the study of the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life in the universe — to report on research findings and plan future endeavors.
The theme for AbSciCon2015 is "Habitability, Habitable Worlds, and Life." For more information on the purpose and scope of the conference, click here.
The Call for Session Topics and Organizers is now open. The deadline to submit Session Topics is October 22, 2014.
Note for travel planning:
Peripheral events, including primers, workshops, and a welcome reception, will be held on Sunday, June 14. Plan to arrive Sunday morning to take advantage of these opportunities. Technical sessions will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, June 15. The conference will conclude at noon on Friday, June 19, to allow for afternoon departures.
|September 2, 2014||Call for Session Topics and Organizers|
|October 22, 2014||Deadline for Session Topics and Organizers submission|
|December 15, 2014||Abstract submission begins|
|March 4, 2015||Deadline for abstract submission|
|May 1, 2015||Program and abstracts available|
|June 15–19, 2015||Astrobiology Science Conference 2015|
|Click here for more information|