AMS 2019 conference will be held at the University of Massachusetts Amherst from July 21-25, 2019.

The Advancing Mass Spectrometry conference will bring together a wide array of experts that aim to both develop and apply new mass spectrometry (MS) methods in structural biology and biophysics, broadly defined.

Further details regarding the conference are available on the tabs above and the conference website.


Preliminary Schedule

SUNDAY, JULY 21
    - 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.:    Optional Workshop on Native MS, Room 163C (Campus Center 1st Floor)Space is Limited. Click here for additional information.
    - 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.:    Registration, Amherst Room Foyer (Campus Center 10th Floor)
    - 5 p.m.:                 Reception, Amherst Room (Campus Center 10th Floor)
    - 6 p.m.:                 Opening Sessions, Amherst Room (Campus Center 10th Floor)

MONDAY, JULY 22
    - 8 a.m. - 10 a.m.:  Registration, Campus Center 1st Floor Concourse
    - 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.:  Sessions, Room 163C (Campus Center 1st Floor)
    - 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.:  Lunch, Amherst Room (Campus Center 10th Floor)
    - 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.:    Sessions, Room 163C (Campus Center 1st Floor)
    - 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.:    Poster Session Reception, Campus Center 1st Floor Concourse

TUESDAY, JULY 23
    - 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.:  Sessions, Room 163C (Campus Center 1st Floor)
    - 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.:  Lunch, Amherst Room (Campus Center 10th Floor)
    - 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.:    Sessions, Room 163C (Campus Center 1st Floor)
    - 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.:    Poster Session Reception, Campus Center 1st Floor Concourse

WEDNESDAY, JULY 24
    - 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.:  Sessions, Room 163C (Campus Center 1st Floor)
    - 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.:  Lunch, Amherst Room (Campus Center 10th Floor)
    - 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.:    Sessions, Room 163C (Campus Center 1st Floor)
    - 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.:  Conference Dinner, Marriott Center (Campus Center 11th Floor)

THURSDAY, JULY 25
    - 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.:    Sessions, Room 163C (Campus Center 1st Floor)


Registration
Registration includes: conference programming; poster sessions; Sunday welcome reception; breaks and lunches on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday; the Wednesday Conference Dinner. Click the Register Now button above to complete a registration. You will first be prompted to login to our registration system either by using an existing account or by creating a new account. Once you login you will be brought through the registration form, where you will select one of the registration options below. Payment is accepted online by credit or debit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover), or you can select to mail payment by check. For additional registration/payment related assistance, please contact the UMass Conference Services Registration Office (413-577-8102, registration@umass.edu).

REGISTRATION TYPE                     BY JULY 5                  AFTER JULY 5         
Student Registration $225.00 $265.00
Non-Student Registration $425.00 $465.00


Cancellation Policy
Cancellations received in writing by the close of business (5PM ET) on July 12, 2019, will receive a refund less a $60.00 cancellation fee. No refunds will be granted for cancellations received after this date. To cancel send a written confirmation of cancellation to the UMass Conference Registration Office by fax (413-577-8130) or email (registration@umass.edu). 


Poster Abstract Submissions 
The Advancing Mass Spectrometry conference is accepting poster abstracts for consideration. To submit a poster abstract, please review the guidelines below, prepare an abstract accordingly, and then upload a PDF of your abstract during registration. Note: you may return to add a poster abstract to your registration at a later date (simply complete your registration now and, when your abstract is complete, log back into your account and click the "Edit Registration" button to add your abstract). A select number of poster presentations will be promoted to short oral presentations, but only upon consent of the presenting author. The deadline to submit an abstract is July 5, 2019.

  • Author names and affiliations (i.e. institution or company)
  • Title – Limit 20 words
  • Introduction – Limit 120 words
  • Methods – Limit 120 words
  • Preliminary data – Limit 300 words