Annual SACNAS National Conference

The Diversity in STEM Conference.

Interdisciplinary. Highly Interactive. Transformative. The SACNAS National Conference motivates, inspires and engages participants to achieve their highest goals in pursuing education and careers in STEM fields. Conference programming is specifically tailored to support undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, and career professionals at each transition stage of their career as they move towards positions of science leadership.


The 2016 SACNAS National Conference will be held October 13-15, 2016 at the Long Beach Convention Center Long Beach, CA. Visit our conference website today!



2016 SACNAS National Conference















Mark your calendars with these future conference dates below:

2017 SACNAS 

October 19-21, Salt Lake City, Utah


October 11 – 13, San Antonio, Texas  



Visit to see 2015 SACNAS conference program speakers, programs and more!

Check back soon for details on 2016 SACNAS! 


"If I were to describe the conference in one word, I would have to say it would be OPPORTUNITY."
 - Edwina Gutierrez, Undergraduate Student, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology