General Information

HomeAttendees ▶ General Information


Registration will be in the Lobby of the Moscone Center, South Building and will include Express Registration and Assisted Registration Desks, as well as Membership Desks, Information Desks, and ADA Accessible counters. Express Registration is designed for attendees who are ready to pick up their badges. Assisted Registration provides on-site support for attendees who want to make changes to their registration. Registration opens on Thursday, May 12. 

Registration Hours

Friday, May 13 6:30 to 8:30 a.m.
Saturday, May 14 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, May 15 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Monday, May 16 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 17 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 18 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Name badges must be worn for admittance to all ATS 2022 events. Please return to registration if you have lost your name badge. There will be a $50 fee for replacement badges.

Conference badge holders are coded as follows:

Blue Attendee
Purple International Attendee
Yellow Exhibitors
Brown Spouses/Partners/Guest
Green Postgraduate/Early Career Professional Courses (Friday and Saturday Only)
Clear Press

ATS International Conference Office

The ATS International Conference Office is in the Lobby of the Moscone Center, North Building. 

Session Locations

ATS 2022 sessions, special events, assembly meetings, and committee meetings will be held at the Moscone Center and San Francisco Marriott Marquis. 

Industry Sponsored Evening Symposia will be held at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis, InterContinental San Francisco, Hilton Union Square, and Park Central San Francisco. 


Exhibits are located in the Moscone Center, Halls A-C (Exhibition Level). Badges must be worn for admittance to the Exhibit Hall and at all times in the hall. 

Children under the age of 12 are not permitted in the Exhibit Hall. 

Child Care Facilities

On-site child care is available. More information to come. 

First Aid

  • ATS Hotels: Contact the hotel’s front desk for any emergencies. 
  • Moscone Center: A first aid station will be staffed in the South Building of the Moscone Center. 

Networking and Coffee Break Area

Coffee & Connections booths are located inside the Exhibit Hall. Here you can network with colleagues in a comfortable lounge-style setting. 

Press Office

The press office is located in the Moscone Center, Room 157 (South Building, Upper Mezzanine) and is only open to members of the press. 

Press Room Hours:

Sunday, May 15 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Monday, May 16 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Tuesday, May 17 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Wednesday, May 18 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Speaker Ready Room

The Speaker Ready Room is located in the Moscone Center Room 151 (South Building, Upper Mezzanine). 

All speakers need to check in at the Speaker Ready Room at least two hours before their talk. Speakers can bring their presentation to this room to view and upload. This area is restricted to speakers only, and badges must be worn for admittance to the room. 

Speaker Ready Room Hours:

Thursday, May 12 1 to 6 p.m.
Friday, May 13 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, May 14 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, May 15 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Monday, May 16 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday, May 17 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday, May 18 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.

International Money Exchange

Most major banks offer currency exchange services. San Francisco International Airport has currency exchange by Travelex. Their services include currency exchange, travel insurance, travelers' checks, Western Union money transfer, copy and fax, and prepaid phone cards. International Terminal: 

  • by Gate 91
  • Arrivals
  • Ticket Aisle 1
  • Boarding Area A
  • Boarding Area G
  • Terminal 3, Post-Security
  • Hours: According to flights schedule
  • Tel: 650-821-0900

Telephone cards are available for purchase at most major convenience stores throughout the city. 

Translation Services

Day Translation, San Francisco
Tel: 800-969-6853

San Francisco Translators and Interpreters | Translators USA, LLC
Tel: 650-437-7702

JR Language Translation Services
Tel: 415-839-2094 


The average high (mostly in the afternoons) will be in the higher 60s to low-70s F (18 C - 21 C). On a few of the warmer afternoons, you may expect temperatures to reach at least into the mid-70s F (23 C).