44th Annual Conference

Kansas City, Missouri
28 February - 4 March 2018

Hotel Accomodations

InterContinental Kansas City
401 Ward Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64112

The SAM rate for all rooms is $149 per night. In-room wifi and overnight non-valet parking are included in that rate. Reseverations must be made by January 29, 2018.

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Need help? Call the hotel at (866) 856 9717 and reference SAM.

Conference Program

The preliminary conference program is now available. This document is continually updated.

Exhibitor Information

Information for exhibitors is now available.

Honorary Member

The Honorary Members for the 2018 conference are Zhou Long and Chen Yi. More information...

Program Committee

Paul Laird, chair
Andrew Granade
Monica Hairston O'Connell
Nadine Hubbs
Gregory Reish
Douglas Shadle

Local Arrangements

William Everett, Chair
Alison DeSimone, University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC)
Andrew Granade, UMKC
Martin Nedbal, University of Kansas
Craig Parker, Kansas State University
Allison Robbins, University of Central Missouri
Colin Roust, University of Kansas
Roberta Freund Schwartz, University of Kansas