2022 MA-ASTE Regional Meeting Information

Save the Date: Friday, September 30 and Saturday, October 1, 2022

Location: Shawnee State Park, West Portsmouth, OH

The MA-ASTE 2022 planning committee is excited about welcoming you to the beautiful Shawnee State Park, West Portsmouth, OH. We will meet at the Shawnee Lodge & Conference Center Sept. 30 to Oct. 1, 2022. (Arrive 9/29 Thursday evening. Ending after lunch Saturday.)

Park and Lodge information  

Proposal/Abstract Submission

Proposal/Abstracts are due June 30 (the same date as ASTE). Your proposal should include a title and a 150 word abstract. We are accepting proposals for 15 minutes presentations and poster presentations. The link to submit your proposal is: PROPOSAL SUBMISSION

Conference Registration

Registration due date is August 1, 2022. Your registration covers the cost of the meetings spaces, all meals on Friday Sept. 30 and breakfast and lunch on Saturday Oct. 1, and our Friday night social (PARTEE cid:image001.jpg@01D866C3.B24AEBE0 ).

  • Faculty registration is $135
  • Student registration $100
  • Meal eating non-conference participant $100

The link to register for the conference is: REGISTRATION


There are two options for lodging at Shawnee Lodge and Conference Center.  We have reserved all the rooms in the main lodge and two cottages (which sleep 7 and must book for a minimum of 2 nights) about a 5 minute walk from the lodge.

To make a reservation for call: 740-858-6621 and reserve under the MAASTE conference block.

If you have trouble, Bobbi Taylor at 740-801-8685. Bobbie is the reservations coordinator working with us.

Lodging reservations must be made by August 20.  All of the rooms are reserved for us.

Graduate Students – Patricia A. Obenauf Graduate Student Research Presentation Award

Eligible graduate students should considering applying for this travel award to the International ASTE conference in Salt Lake City. For more information see more information about the MA-ASTE OBENAUF AWARD.

If you need any further information, please do not hesitate to email me Helen Meyer: helen.meyer@uc.edu 

MA-ASTE Conference Committee

Helen Meyer (University of Cincinnati – lodging and registration)

Bridget Mulvey (Kent State University – lodging and registration)

Chris Atchison (University of Cincinnati – proposals)

Andrew Bernier (University of Cincinnati – Social)

Danielle Dani (Ohio University – Social)