JOIN US FOR THE 41st MEETING OF THE
AMERICAN SOCIETY OF PRIMATOLOGISTS
San Antonio, Texas
August 8-11, 2018


La información sobre la reunión en español se puede encontrar aquí.

Registration opens January 6, 2018ASP-2018-logo.png
Symposia/Workshop abstracts due February 3, 2018
Oral & Poster abstracts due March 17, 2018
#ASPSATX2018

Local arrangements host: Kimberley Phillips (kimberley.phillips@trinity.edu)
Local arrangements committee: Chase Watson, Corinna Ross, Suzette Tardif

The official language of the conference is English.

Hotel Information:
Situated on the banks of the famous San Antonio Riverwalk in the heart of San Antonio, the Hyatt Regency hotel includes views of the city, the riverwalk, and even The Alamo. The property has a restaurant/bar serving international barbecue cuisine plus a rooftop pool, a sundeck, a fitness center and a spa.

Hotel rates will be comparable to those for ASP 2017 in Washington, DC.

Nearby Attractions include:
The Riverwalk
The Alamo
The Aztec Theatre
Majestic Theatre
Tower Of The Americas
San Antonio Museum of Art
Tobin Center for the Performing Arts

Host City Information
San Antonio is the 2nd largest city in Texas and one of the most populous. San Antonio is a very popular tourist destination due to its attractions and rich Spanish history and culture. The city contains five 18th-century Spanish frontier missions, The Alamo being the most popular. The city also has other popular attractions including Six Flags Fiesta Texas, Seaworld, Market Square, and the Pearl Brewery. 

Additionally, 2018 is a very festive year for San Antonio, as it is San Antonio’s 300th birthday. Celebrations at this time are to be expected.

Just an hour north of San Antonio is home to the Texas Hill Country with incredible scenic views, wineries, and hiking trails.

Transportation
Air:
The central airport is theSan Antonio International Airport. It is located about 9 miles north of the hotel. Taxi services, rideshares and SuperShuttle are available. A conference code for booking flights will be provided in the future.

Bus:
San Antonio’s primary public transportation service is the VIA Metropolitan System. The nearest bus station is .3 miles away from the hotel.

The system also includes a segment known as VIVA. VIVA includes three distinct routes: VIVA culture, VIVA missions, and VIVA centro; making the exploration of San Antonio easy and convenient.

Foot:
San Antonio is very walkable, especially the area around the Riverwalk and hotel.

Climate
San Antonio is a fairly warm city most of the year, especially during the month of August. The average temperature of August falls between 94 and 98 degrees Fahrenheit. Most days are full of sunshine. Accordingly, hotels and museums will overcompensate with air conditioning.

More information on August weather in San Antonio