General Information

Attending the meeting? Here are some things to know:

Raffle3.JPGQuilt Raffle

Take a chance to win one of three quilts sewn out of beer-related logos, and support students by doing so! Proceeds go toward supporting ASBC students in brewing education. 

The raffle will end on Tuesday, June 6, at 1:40 p.m., with winners announced during the Beer Abby session at 3:45 p.m. Tickets are available at the registration desk for $5 each, or 5 for $20. You don’t need to be present to win, but the first and second winners selected and present will have priority selection on quilts.

A special thanks to Mary Giarratano for making the quilts.

Pentaur Haffmans Gehaltebus

Pentair Be the first to tour Pentair Haffmans’ Gehaltebus, our mobile showroom, lab, and service unit. Step on board to see the latest quality control technology for CO2, O2, foam, turbidity, alcohol, and more. You can’t miss us—look for the yellow van parked just down the drive from the hotel lobby.

Sunday, June 4, 6:15–7:30 p.m.
Monday, June 5, 5:00–7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 6, 4:45–6:30 p.m.

Beer Abby Board

Remember to stop by the Beer Abby board in the Palms Foyer and post any questions you have about brewing science! Selected questions will be answered during the Beer Abby session on Tuesday.

Charging Station

Stop by the charging station to give a boost to your phone or mobile device. The Charging Station is located in the Palms Foyer.

The Charging Station is sponsored by GEA Group.


Guests wishing to attend the Suds & Sand Beach Party must purchase a ticket to attend. Guests do not have access to technical sessions, workshops, or the exhibit hall, and they must register and have a name badge to gain access to the hospitality room. Coworkers and business associates are not considered guests and must pay the appropriate registration fees.

Technical Subcommittees

The technical subcommittees will meet during the Innovative Methods session on Sunday. Attend the session to help ensure the ongoing quality of the ASBC Methods of Analysis. Discussion is specific to a technical subcommittee run from 2016–2017 and will provide an overview of the committee’s results and recommendations. The discussions are open to all, and your feedback and participation are essential to the methods program.

Speaker Kiosk

The speaker kiosk will be available for speakers to review their presentations the day before their scheduled session. The kiosk is located in the Palms Foyer near registration and is open during registration hours.

Photo Release

Photographs will be taken at the 2017 ASBC Annual Meeting for use in promotional materials after the meeting has concluded. By registering for this meeting, you agree to allow ASBC to use your photo.

Dress Code

The dress code of the ASBC Meeting is business casual.

Official Language

The official language of the ASBC Meeting is English.