Connection Center

Connect with attendees, exhibitors and corporate supporters at one of the largest displays of innovation in the specialty under one roof! Explore the Connection Center exhibit hall for the latest science and medicine with approximately 300 exhibiting companies displaying and demonstrating their products and services.


Saturday, October 24  |  10:30 a.m.-6:45 p.m.
Sunday, October 25  |  9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Monday, October 26  |  9 a.m.-1 p.m.


ASA Resource Center
International Connection Lounge
ASA Subspecialty Pavilion
Industry Product Theaters
Product & Technology EXPERIENCE
New Product Showcase
Scientific and Educational Exhibits
ASA Bistro
Connection Lounges
Welcome & Wine Reception


Explore what is right outside the Connection Center exhibit hall:


ASA Resource Center
Introduce yourself to ASA staff and share your thoughts about the meeting so we can continue to deliver a top-notch experience to members and attendees. Update your membership and explore the additional offerings:


 ASA® Retail Store
 ASA Membership
 Resident and Medical Student membership
 ASA Education Center
 Advocacy
 Anesthesiology® Journal
 ASA Related Organizations:
 Anesthesia Quality Institute (AQI)
 Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER)
 Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation (APSF)
 Wood Library-Museum of Anesthesiology (WLM)
 Global Humanitarian Outreach (GHO)

While there, pick up a registration bag. You can also visit the American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA).


International Connection Lounge
Relax, visit the coffee cart and engage with your colleagues in the International Connection Lounge. Interpreters will be available for several languages. Additionally, important ASA materials will be translated in several languages to help international attendees navigate the meeting.


ASA Subspecialty Pavilion
This information hub offers the opportunity to connect with the affiliated subspecialty societies and learn more about their meetings, activities and membership opportunities. Participants include:

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA)
Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia (SAMBA)
Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA)
Society for Education in Anesthesia (SEA)
Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology (SOAP)
Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists (SOCCA)
Society for Pediatric Anesthesia (SPA)
Society for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care (SNACC)


Industry Product Theaters
Saturday, October 24 – Monday, October 26
Two stages feature 30- and 60-minute product and innovation presentations.


Product & Technology EXPERIENCE
Daily  |  11:30-2:30 p.m.
Get a first-look at what is new in the healthcare marketplace. See breakthrough demonstrations of the leading-edge innovations. You will have the chance to engage in short discussions and participate in hands-on technical training by the experts.


New Product Showcase
View displays of products that were introduced since last year's annual meeting.


Scientific and Educational Exhibits
The 29 interactive, scientific and educational exhibits showcase new information and techniques in the areas of airway and pain management, peripheral nerve blocks, ultrasound, computer-based learning, advanced communication technology, handheld devices, videos and simulators. Exhibits portraying practical aspects of patient care such as vascular access, perioperative management issues and echocardiography will also be highlighted. Administrative exhibits will provide information on technology and anesthesia.


ASA Bistro
Get a convenient and delicious lunch right in the heart of the action. Attendees and exhibitors are offered a comfortable setting to eat, meet and network.


Connection Lounges
Relax with Wi-Fi, charging stations, CME kiosks, registration bag distribution and social media walls.


Welcome & Wine Reception
Saturday, October 24  |  5:30-6:45 p.m.
Mix and mingle with your fellow physician anesthesiologists. Make the most by visiting with ASA Corporate Supporters and engaging with exhibitors to learn about the latest in anesthesiology.

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