Save the Date for ASI’s 2019 Conference “Bloom in the Desert”


The American Society for Indexing is pleased to announce that its 2019 conference will be held in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona. Mark your calendar for April 25-27, 2019 when indexers from across the country will gather in the sunny Southwest for Bloom in the Desert.

Your conference committee will soon send out a call for proposals. Consider what indexing-related subjects you could present on. Or let your conference committee know what you are most interested in hearing about.

We're happy to report that we've negotiated a great rate of just $129 per night with our conference hotel. With hundreds of flights in and out of Sky Harbor airport, your trip will be smooth, comfortable, and affordable. Our hotel sits in walkable Old Town Scottsdale, also known as the West's Most Western Town.

Come in a day early or stay over. In Scottsdale and neighboring Phoenix you'll discover:

  • Heard Museum, world renown for its Native American artifacts
  • Phoenix Art Museum
  • Arizona Science Center
  • Desert Botanical Gardens
  • Musical Instrument Museum
  • and much more.

Mark your calendar for April 25-27, 2019 for Bloom in the Desert, and watch your inbox for details about registration and travel.