South-West ASTE Regional Meeting

October 22-23 in The Woodlands, TX 

We will meet at The SHSU Woodlands Center, in Conroe, TX on Friday and Saturday, October 22 and 23rd. The conference hotel will be the Marriott Springhill Suites in the Woodlands which is less than a mile from TWC and right on I45 and walking distance to shopping centers. For Friday social events, we will meet at the B52 Brewery for outdoor dining. Dr. Matt Fuller will speak at our luncheon on Saturday about the role of honeybees in our ecosystem and his Fuller Farm. In addition to presentations by SWASTE members, Eric Wunderlich of Project Learning Tree will conduct a session on Project Learning tree and outdoor education.  

Call for presentation proposals

Proposal submissions are closed. Additional proposals will be considered on a space-available basis. Submit your proposal directly to President-Elect and SWASTE 2021 Host Andrea Foster at ASF004 @

Conference registration

Conference registration is open! Please register by October 13th. Virtual registration will remain open through Friday, October 22nd.


Due to the ongoing health concerns created by COVID-19, we are strongly encouraging all attendees remain masked while indoors. Room consideration will allow for distancing between conference attendees and outdoor areas will be accessible for “mask breaks” throughout the conference.

Conference Information

Friday October 22nd

B52 Brewing for Outdoor Dining and Brews

Saturday October 23rd

All Day Conference (In Person and Virtual Via Zoom)

Lunch Business Meeting and Keynote by Matt Fuller (and bees) of Fuller Farms Texas

Conference Housing

Marriott Springhill Suites in the Woodlands will have a block of rooms reserved for SWASTE guests.

Springhill Suites Houston The Woodlands rate of $114 per night

16520 I-45 South The Woodlands, TX 77384

T 936.271.0051 F 936.271.0411

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Event Summary:
Southwest ASTE
Start Date: Friday, October 22, 2021
End Date: Sunday, October 24, 2021
Last Day to Book: Friday, October 15, 2021
Hotel(s) offering your special group rate:
  • SpringHill Suites Houston The Woodlands for 114 USD per night

Book your group rate for Southwest ASTE