The American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) will hold the 2019 ASAS-CSAS Annual Meeting & Trade Show in Austin, Texas. The meeting will be held from July 8 to July 11.
July 8 - 5:30 – 6:15 PM - Austin Convention Center
Join us as we kick off the 2019 meeting with the opening session with a series of TED style talks about animal science and animal agriculture.
Opening BBQ/Food Truck Extravaganza
July 8 - 6:15 – 9:00 PM
The evening BBQ will begin immediately following the Opening Session. Join friends and family for an evening of great food and conversation.
Companion Event I: Bullock Texas State History Museum
July 8 - 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM – ticket price includes transportation
Get lost in the fascinating stories of Texas as you learn about the state's rich history, and immerse yourself in unique media and film experiences. Distinctive shopping and dining will enhance your visit to this iconic building in the heart of Austin's cultural district, just north of the Texas State Capitol. The Museum is a favorite excursion destination not to be missed by those who want to get in a Lone Star state of mind.
Family Fun Day: Austin Aquarium
July 9 – 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM - – ticket price includes transportation
Austin Aquarium welcomes everyone to enjoy the unique interactive experiences found within, and is especially excited to introduce children and families to the world beneath the ocean’s surface. Guests are encouraged to hand feed sharks, rays, birds, and fish, or to get up close and personal with many of the reptiles and other animals on exhibit. Above all, Austin Aquarium promotes education through an interactive experience in a comfortable environment. Kids and adults alike are sure to be amazed at the soft skin of sharks and rays among other experiences.
Companion Event II: Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
July 10 – 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM - – ticket price includes transportation
Enjoy exploring the Wildflower Center’s stunning gardens and unique architecture with an expert guide to show you the way. The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center is a top destination for Austin locals and visitors and boasts Texas’ largest collection of native plants in one spot for your viewing pleasure. A guided tour is a great way to get the most out of your experience here.