Automated Teller Machines (ATMs)

The San Diego Convention Center has two (2) onsite Automated Teller Machines (ATMs).

One is located in Lobby B2 and the other in Lobby E.

Business Center, Located in Lobby D

The full-service business center offers a wide range of supplies, services, and shipping, high-volume copying, large image printing, faxing, etc.

FedEx Office Print and Ship Center, San Diego Convention Center

Phone: 619-525-5450


Saturday, Dec. 12 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Sunday, Dec. 13 9:00 am-5:00  pm
Monday, Dec. 14 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Tuesday, Dec. 15 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday, Dec. 16 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Coat/Poster/Luggage Storage, Registration Area

A Coat/Poster/Luggage Storage is located in the Registration area.

The cost is $3 per item.

Note: Luggage may not be taken into meeting rooms.


Saturday, Dec. 12 8:00 am-10:30 pm
Sunday, Dec. 13 7:30 am-9:00 pm
Monday, Dec. 14 7:30 am-9:00 pm
Tuesday, Dec. 15 7:30 am-9:00 pm
Wednesday, Dec. 16 7:30 am-12:30 pm

First Aid and Security

In a nonlife-threatening emergency, use the nearest house phone, located throughout the center and dial Security/Guest Services at extension 5490 or from an outside line or mobile phone call 619-525-5490.

For life threatening emergencies, dial extension 5911; or from an outside line or mobile phone, dial 619-525-5911.

DO NOT dial 911.

A First Aid Room is located in the Show Managers Office E near the registration area, which is also the same level as the ASCB Learning Center.

The First Aid Administrator will be on duty:

Infant Lounge

A nicely furnished permanent Infant Lounge is located in the Women’s restroom behind Starbucks in the Hall E Lobby of the San Diego Convention Center. Look for a sign with arrows pointing to it just outside the Starbucks. The room has tables and chairs, electricity, and water. The semi-private lounge, available for nursing mothers and parents with infants, provides a comfortable and secure environment. Parents and guardians are responsible for providing infant care supplies. The infant lounge is unsupervised, and the ASCB is not responsible for any accidents or injuries that may occur.

The infant lounge is opened whenever the San Diego Convention Center is opened.

Lost and Found, Room 22

Please turn in any item found throughout the San Diego Convention Center to Room 22, the ASCB Meeting Management Office. Items are kept throughout the meeting until Wednesday, December, 16 at 12:00 Noon.

If you believe you lost an item at the San Diego Convention Center during the 2015 ASCB Annual Meeting, please visit Room 22.

Please note, the ASCB Meeting Management Office is open during the following hours:

Saturday, December 12 7:30 am-7:00 pm
Sunday, December 13 7:30 am-6:00 pm
Monday, December 14 7:30 am-6:00 pm
Tuesday, December 15 7:30 am-6:00 pm
Wednesday, December 16 7:30 am-1:00 pm

  If it is before or after hours, please turn anything you find into the building security guards you see and they will bring it to our office during operating hours.

San Diego Convention Center Maps/Floor Plans

To see a detailed floor plan of the facility, please click here.  

Message Center, Registration Area

ASCB will have a message center for attendees to leave messages for each other in the Registration Area.

Saturday, Dec. 12 7:30 am-10:00 pm
Sunday, Dec. 13 7:30 am-8:00 pm
Monday, Dec. 14 7:30 am-8:00 pm
Tuesday, Dec. 15 7:30 am-8:00 pm
Wednesday, Dec. 16 7:30 am-12:00 pm

  On Wednesday, December 16, at 12:00 pm, the Message Center will be dismantled, and any messages left on the boards will be discarded.

Nondenominational Prayer Room

ASCB has a Nondenominational Prayer Room located in Room 18 (on the back Mezzanine level, click here for floor plans) of the San Diego Convention Center. It will be open during the following hours:

Saturday, December 12 7:30 am-7:30 pm
Sunday, December 13 7:30 am-7:30 pm
Monday, December 14 7:30 am-7:30 pm
Tuesday, December 15 7:30 am-7:30 pm
Wednesday, December 16 7:30 am-1:00 pm

Restaurant Reservations/Concierge Desk, Registration area

A Restaurant and Concierge Services Desk is located in Lobby C/D near the Registration Area. The service is complimentary for both attendees and exhibitors. The Desk offers San Diego information and access to restaurant menus. Desk staff can make immediate dining reservations by phone and recommend attractions and activities throughout the San Diego area.


Sunday, Dec. 13 10:00 am-6:00 pm
Monday, Dec. 14 10:00 am-6:00 pm
Tuesday, Dec. 15 10:00 am-6:00 pm

Speaker Lounge

The Speaker Lounge is located in Room 26AB of the San Diego Convention Center. All Subgroup, Keynote, Symposia, Minisymposia, and Microsymposia speakers are strongly encouraged to visit the Speaker Lounge to check their presentation and take care of any issues that may arise before their talk. The hours of operation are:

Saturday, Dec. 12 8:00 am-6:00 pm
Sunday, Dec. 13 7:00 am-6:30 pm
Monday, Dec. 14 7:00 am-6:30 pm
Tuesday, Dec. 15 7:00 am-6:30 pm
Wednesday, Dec. 16 7:30 am-11:00 am

Wireless Internet Access

The ASCB will provide free, wireless Internet access during the 2015 ASCB Meeting in the lower lobby areas only of the San Diego Convention Center. Paid wireless internet is accessible in the ASCB Learning Center (formerly called the Exhibit Hall), the upper lobby areas, and the meeting rooms. If you wish to access the complimentary internet, set the SSID (wireless network identifier) to “Free Internet” in the lower lobby areas for access.

To access the paid internet in the upper lobby areas and meeting rooms, the fee is $12.95 per day, per device.

To access the paid internet in the Exhibit Halls for Exhibitors, the fee is $79.99 per day, or $159.99 for 3 days.

To connect to Wi-Fi:

  • Open your browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, or other standard browser). You should see a page resembling the graphic shown.*
  • If this is your initial purchase, enter your username (email address) and password in the area shown on the left and click BUY NOW. Follow additional prompts to complete your purchase or log-in. Refer to service options and limitations shown to the right.
  • If you have already created an account and are returning for an additional session, click LOGIN.

SC Flyer - Self-serve Wireless Products (2)

*If you do not see the above screenshot when you open your browser, please refresh your browser. If you still do not see this page you may need to manually select the SSID (network name) by following your computer’s procedure for viewing and selecting a wireless network. The Smart City SSIDs to look for are “Exhibitor Internet” or “Instant Internet.”