Important Dates

October 29
Abstract Submission
Registration Open
November 15
Tshirt Design Submissions
December 5
Abstract Submission Deadline
Early Registration Deadline
Housing Reservation Deadline
December 6
Abstract Revision Deadline

Meeting Organizers

Luis M. Corrochano,
Universidad de Sevilla

Xiaorong Lin,
University of Georgia

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Membership in the Genetics Society of America (GSA) has many benefits, including discounted meeting fees. Registration fees do not include housing or meals.

Registration Fee Table - All fees shown in US dollars

Registration Category Early Registration
by Jan. 10
Advance Registration
Between Jan 11
and March 20
On-site Registration
Opens after March 22/td>
GSA Member  
Regular member $335 $536 $611
Postdoc member $299 $478 $553
Graduate student member $175 $280 $355
Undergraduate member $100 $160 $235
Industry $900 $1,000 $1,200
One-Day Student/Postdoc* Not available $200 $300
GSA Non Member/Affiliate  
Regular nonmember $560 $896 $971
Postdoc nonmember $404 $646 $721
Graduate student nonmember $270 $432 $507
Undergraduate nonmember $180 $288 $363
Industry $1,177 $1,377 $1,547
One-Day Student/Postdoc* Not available $400 $500

* One-day registrations are available only as space allows and will be valid for only the day selected (Thursday, Friday or Saturday). If you want to attend any of the sessions on Wednesday or Sunday you will need to purchase a full registration.

Registration Fee Includes

  • Access to four plenary sessions
  • Access to twenty-eight concurrent sessions
  • Three poster sessions
  • Perkins/Metzenberg Lecture
  • Access to lunchtime workshops
  • Ability to register for pre-meeting workshops
  • Program book with session listings, presenting author index, exhibitor list and program schedule
  • PDF of abstract book
  • GSA Publishing Presentation
  • Morning and afternoon coffee breaks
  • Mobile app
  • Access to professional development programs

Benefits of GSA Membership

  • Reduced registration fees for GSA conferences
  • Reduced publication fees in the GSA journals, GENETICS and G3
  • Individual subscription to GENETICS
  • Eligibility to apply for the Early Career Scientist Leadership and Professional Development Program
  • Eligibility to apply for the GENETICS Peer Review Training Program
  • Eligibility for travel grants and awards for students and postdocs to advance their careers
  • Eligibility to apply for GSA Career Development Symposia (students and postdocs)
  • Subscription to the GSA newsletter: e-News
  • Subscription to the GSA Early Career Scientist Weekly newsletter
  • Opportunity to receive the Society's annual awards
  • Ability to nominate, run for, and vote in the election of GSA officers and directors
  • Ability to serve on GSA committees
  • Inclusion in the GSA online membership directory
  • Discounts on reagents and antibodies through US Biological
  • Benefits available to members of FASEB member societies
  • Unlimited storage of articles in your personal library on PubChase
  • A voice on Capitol Hill through GSA’s advocacy efforts


Meeting T-shirts will be available for purchase on the online registration form. The shirts will be $15 and may be picked up when attendees register at the meeting. There will be a limited amount available for purchase at the meeting.

T-shirt Logo Design Competition

Logo designs are being solicited for the T-shirt. Please submit your original artwork by November 15.

Logo Design Submission instructions:

  1. The artwork should be a black and white design
  2. The artwork should be a pdf file
  3. Submit online

The winner will be notified by November 30.

Payment Options

Payment must be made by credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover) through the online registration process. Credit card payments will not be accepted by telephone or fax.

GSA does not accept purchase orders for registration payments.