SACNAS 2016: Pre-registration Deadline October 12


The 2016 SACNAS National Conference will be held October 13th-15th, 2016 at the Long Beach Convention Center Long Beach, CA.


What is 2016 SACNAS?

2016 SACNAS is three days of cutting-edge science, training, mentoring, and cultural activities for students and scientists at all levels.


3 Days of STEM Diversity

Challenge yourself. Learn. Build a network. Access opportunities. Be inspired.

  • 100+ scientific symposia and professional & leadership development sessions*
  • "Conversations with Scientists' connects you with SACNAS mentors to discuss STEM career paths
  • Find resources and meet representatives from leading universities, agencies, and companies in our exhibit hall
  • Experience cultural events like the annual SACNAS Pow Wow, and rich music and dance performances


Celebrating STEM Diversity

The workshops, scientific research presentations, motivational keynotes, and engaging networking events offer both inspiration and education. The powerful combination of science, culture, and community creates an unforgettable professional experience.


The Host

2016 SACNAS is organized by Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS). For over 40 years SACNAS has been the leading multicultural and multidisciplinary STEM diversity organization in the country.


The deadline to pre-register is October 12th, 2016. On-site registration will be available at the conference venue.


Click here for more information on the attendance fees.

Click here to sign up for more conference information.

The Diversity Program Consortium Coordination and Evaluation Center at UCLA is supported by Office of the Director of the National Institutes of Health / National Institutes of General Medical Sciences under award number U54GM119024.