2017 Registration Information

A.S.G.S.  62nd Annual Symposium

Omni Austin Hotel at Southpark

Austin, TX, USA

July 23-27, 2017

Registration is now underway for the 62nd Annual Symposium

of the American Scientific Glassblowers Society.

 

Brief summary of offerings (please see ASGS symposium website for more detailed descriptions):

  Seminars   |  Technical Offerings

 

Once you have read through and have an idea what you would like to register for continue on to one of two registration form options:

(1) Online Registration Form and pay through PayPal (no PayPal account needed) with debit, credit card, or bank account; or (2) download and submit by fax or mail to the National Office.

 

Online Registration Form with PayPalDownload pdf for paper Registration submission

 

A word of Caution/Advice: When selecting Seminars and Activities do your best to not overlap seminar time. If you plan well, it makes the job for the National Office that much easier.

 

Registration and Day Passes

 

Member Registration selection includes your Registration, Workshops, Papers, Posters, and Exhibits Opening Night Reception. You must pay separate fee for each Seminar you select.

Non-Member Registration selection includes your Registration, Workshops, Papers, Posters, Exhibits and Opening Night Reception. You must pay separate fee for each Seminar you select. Please note that certain seminars are only open to members.

Member Day Pass includes activities included in the Member Registration, but for the specified day only.

Non-Member Day Pass includes activities included in the Non-Member Registration, but for the specified day only.

Seminars

Allan Brown Regular Member Seminar – July 24 & 25, 2017, Limit 12 participants each day

Two independent one-day seminars for Regular Member status participants only. Observation only fee will only be offered after the seminar is at full capacity.

Instructors:  Kevin Teaford, Jack Korfhage, Neal Korfhage, Ron Legge

Day One                Bench     --Building a Soxhlet Extractor

Day One                Lathe      --Concentrator Distilling Condenser

Day Two                Bench     --MultiSeal apparatus, incorporating many seals and techniques

Day Two                Lathe:     --West Condenser, using no cardboard or inner supports

Joseph Gregar Junior Member Workshop Seminar – July 24 & 25, 2017, Limit 12 participants

Two- day seminar for Student and Junior Members only. It is included for up to 12 designated Students and Juniors who register with a Member Registration. Application Forms accepted April 24-28 For more information and application form: Junior Member Seminar Page 

Instructors:  Chris Bock, Joseph Gregar, Robert  Singer, Klaus Paris

Topics will include fabrication of snyder columns, technique for internal bellows, slicing tubes in half for furnace boats, quartz to pyrex seals and schlenk line.

Other Seminars - Monday, July 24, 2017

8am – 5pm:  Working Neon, Instructor: Bruce Suba, Includes $150 materials – Limit 6; Observation Only available once the seminar is full.

8am – 5pm: An Artistic Approach to Color, Instructor: Stephan Peirce

8am – noon:  Industrial Material Types, Instructor: Eric Brambani

1pm – 5pm:  Optical Sealing Methods, Instructor:  Mike Souza

Other Seminars - Tuesday, July 25, 2017

8am – 5pm: Working Neon, Instructor: Bruce Suba, Includes $150 materials – Limit 6; Observation Only available once th seminar is full.

8am – noon:  ISO and the Glass Shop, Instructor: Joseph Luptak

1pm – 5pm: Lathe Maintenance, Instructor: Tim O’Brien

 

 

 

Download pdf for paper Registration submission

 

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