15 - 20 May 2022, Atlanta, GA, USA


AbSciCon, the conference brings the astrobiology community together every two years to share research, collaborate, and plan for the future, will be held 15-20 May 2022. NASA and the American Geophysical Union decided to move the 2021 conference to these new dates to facilitate a robust gathering of scientists in Atlanta and in an online capacity. Origins and Exploration: From Stars to Cells is the theme.


About Atlanta

AbSciCon will be at the Hilton Atlanta Downtown, located at 255 Courtland Street NE. The Hilton is in the heart of Atlanta with easy access to local attractions and the MARTA rapid transit. Hartfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is a 12-minute drive.

Kids playing under dome at the AGU Fall Meeting

Important Dates

July 2021

Session Proposals Open

September 2021

Mid-September 2021

Deadline for session proposals

November 2021

Abstracts submissions open

January 2022

Mid-January 2022

Abstract submission deadline

March 2022

Scientific program released

May 2022

15 - 20 May 2022- Join Us in Atlanta

Mark your calendar now for AbSciCon 2022