The Astrobiology Science Conference 2015 (AbSciCon2015) will be held at the Hilton Chicago in downtown Chicago, Illinois, on
June 15–19, 2015.

Registration and Welcome Event —
Sunday, June 14, 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., Normandie Lounge and Salon C
Check in early and avoid the lines on Monday morning! Registration opens at 5:00 p.m. in the Normandie Lounge. 
A welcome event will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Salon C.  Network and visit with colleagues. The speaker-ready room (Mobley Room) will be open for speakers to check in their talks and poster presenters can install their posters in Salon C.  

The Program is now available.
View sessions and abstracts online here.
Download a PDF to your laptop or device.
Use the Personal Scheduling Tool to create a custom schedule.
Look up authors here.

Conference registration is open. Register now.

Check the list of Highlighted Events. New events have been added.

Can’t make it to AbSciCon?  You can watch it remotely at, using “Guest" using your first and last name. For a list of sessions that will be streamed live, click here.

Institutional Support
Universities Space Research Association
Lunar and Planetary Institute
National Aeronautics and Space Administration



Key Dates

May 15, 2015 Deadline for hotel reservations at the group rate
May 18, 2015 Deadline for registration at the reduced rate
June 14, 2015 Registration and Welcome Event
June 15–19, 2015 Astrobiology Science Conference 2015
Click here for more information


Thank you to our
generous sponsors

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University of Montana