Advanced conference registration is now closed.

If you have any changes to your registration, please email us at

The ASC 2018 Registration Desks will be located on the 6th Floor of the Washington State Convention Center. The hours of operations will be as follows:

Day/Date Hours
Sunday, October 28, 2018 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Monday, October 29, 2018 7:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, November 1, 2018 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Friday, November 2, 2018 7:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

June 25 – September 5
  September 6 – October 17
 On-Site in Seattle
beginning October 28
 Full Conference Attendee $990 $1,165  $1,265
 Student AttendeeNot available to Post-Doctoral Fellows $565 $590    $615   
 Retiree Attendee $590 $590  $590  

Full Conference Registrations Fees include:

  • Access to all technical sessions
  • Access to all poster sessions
  • Access to the exhibition
  • Admission to all social events including the Welcome & Exhibitor Reception and Banquet Event
  • Access to coffee breaks
  • One manuscript submission (must have corresponding presentation at ASC’18 and unique registration code to submit)
  • One digital copy of the conference transactions published with IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity.
DAY PASSES One Day Pass Fee Two Day Pass Fee
Technical Sessions 1 $350 $650
Exhibits Only 2 $200 $300

Day(s) to attend must be selected in advance during the registration process.

1 Includes technical sessions, exhibits and coffee breaks on the selected day(s) only.
2 Includes exhibits and coffee breaks on the selected day(s) only.

June 25 – September 5
September 6 – October 17
On-Site in Seattle
beginning October 28
Full Conference Attendee – full day $250 $325 $400
Full Conference Attendee – half day $200 $250 $325
Student Attendee – full day $175 $225 $275
Student Attendee – half day $125 $175 $225
Effective Technical Presentations & Papers Educational – half day– sponsored by IEEE CSC $25
Science Communication Workshop – half day – presented by Portal to the Public at Pacific Science Center $25
Click here for a detailed description of all offered Short Courses on Sunday, October 29, 2018.
Student Career Box Lunch Session – Wednesday, October 31, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the Washington State Convention Center
Click here for more information.
Reservations Required
ASC/CWsWiSE Diversity in Science and Engineering Event – Tuesday,  October 30, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the Washington State Convention Center
Click here for Diversity Event information.
Welcome & Exhibitor Reception* – Monday, October 29, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. $75
Banquet Event* – Thursday, November 1, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. $90
*Except for Day Pass Registrations, a Welcome & Exhibitor Reception and Banquet ticket are included in the Registration Fees. Additional tickets for guests/companions can be purchased when registering.
Click here for additional social event information.
Additional Manuscript Submission click here for more information
Additional Manuscript Pageclick here for more information $110

All payments must be made in U.S. dollars. Acceptable forms of payment are:

  • Credit Card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express)
  • Check (must be drawn on a U.S. Bank in U.S. dollars and made payable to “Applied Superconductivity Conference, Inc.” and mailed to Centennial Conferences at the address below)
  • Wire Transfer (contact Centennial Conferences for current bank information)

*Note: ASC 2018 bank information has changed from past ASC’s. Please make sure to contact Centennial Conferences to receive the current wire instructions.

To qualify for the early registration fee, your payment – not your payment commitment – must be received by September 5, 2018.

Requests to change a conference registration must be made in writing and emailed or faxed to Centennial Conferences.

For cancellations, pre-paid registration fees are refundable less a US $100 processing fee if notification of cancellation is received in writing (mail, email, or fax) by Centennial Conferences no later than September 28, 2018. Cancellations after September 28, 2018 will result in forfeiture of the entire registration fee; however, a substitute registrant will be accepted.

After October 17, 2018, please register on-site.  Advanced Conference registration will be closed at midnight, EDT, on Wednesday, October 17, 2018.

Centennial Conferences
908 Main Street, Suite 350
Louisville, CO 80027, USA
Phone: +1 303-499-2299
Fax: +1 303-499-2599