Registration for 2012 is Closed

Registration has closed, and we are at capacity. We cannot accept late or onsite registrations. To get a sense of the action, stay tuned to for links to conferences reports and videos and follow #sciwri12.

If you have already signed up for the meeting, you can now choose your Sunday scientist lunch date here. From hagfish to the hygiene hypothesis and supernovas to smog, there are over 24 researchers ready to share their story and hear yours. You can also sign up for the scientist you wish onsite, but for the best chance to sit with the scientist of your choice, do it online ahead of time.

  • All registration is handled securely online. Mail or phone in registrations are not accepted.
  • Registration begins August 15 and closes on October 10 at 9:59PM PST.
  • Please note that due to space and cost considerations, NO late or onsite registrations can be accepted.
  • Total Registration is limited. Register early to guarantee your spot!


NASW Workshops Fees

Even though rates have increased this year for the first time in five years, attendance at the workshops is heavily subsidized by NASW. Thank you for attending!

Member Rate
$170 until September 14 Get your earlybird discount!
$195 September 15 thru close of Registration on October 10.
Student Member Rate
$75 thru close of Registration on October 10.
Non-member Rate
$395 thru close of Registration on October 10.

To qualify for the member rate, you must be a current regular or student member of NASW. If you have submitted an application, you must wait for your approval email to arrive before registering. Note that processing can take 3-4 weeks after the application is complete so apply early enough that you will hear back prior to the registration deadline of October 10.

CASW’s New Horizons in Science Briefings

New Horizons is hosted by the partner institutions in North Carolina

Annual Awards Reception


Optional Field Trips and Pre-Conference Sessions

Most field trips will be free. The Coastal Overnight Tour is $45/pp plus overnight accommodation (~$99+ tax).

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel your registration in writing by October 10, you will receive a full refund less a $50 processing fee. Non-member fees are nonrefundable. Non-attendance does not constitute cancellation. Email your request for cancellation to Registrations are not transferable and may not be credited for use in future years.