The Clinical Laboratory Educators Conference (CLEC) is the most impactful annual gathering for faculty, administrators, directors, advisers, and others in medical laboratory education. Explore new ways to enhance the student learning experience, adapt your content for new learning methods and delivery systems, discover innovative teaching techniques, and so much more.

CLEC 2021 will be offered as a live, in-person event and as a virtual event. Registrants will select between these two options during the registration process.

Online Registration will open in November 2020.

CLEC 2021 will be offered as a virtual event.

Online registration is open. 

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Registration Fees for CLEC 2021

Early Bird Regular Late Registration Week
By December 30, 2020 December 31, 2020 –
February 10, 2021
February 17 –
February 24, 2021 
ASCLS Professional Member Full Registration $445 $495 $545
ASCLS Developing Professional &

Ascending Professional Member Full Registration

$345 $395 $445
Non-Member Full Registration $575 $625 $675
Guest NA NA NA


What is included with full registration to CLEC 2020?

  • Attendance at all education sessions (Note: NAACLS workshop requires a separate registration)
  • Exhibitor Reception on Thursday evening (light hors d’oeuvres served; dinner on your own)
  • Lunch on Friday
  • Happy Hour on Friday (dinner on your own)
  • Breakfast Friday and Saturday mornings

What is included with guest registration?

  • Exhibitor Reception on Thursday evening (light hors d’oeuvres served; dinner on your own)
  • Happy Hour prior to the Friday evening social activities (dinner on your own)
  • Education session attendance is NOT included with guest registration

Are there government discounts?

  • Unfortunately, government discounts are not available

Are there group discounts?

  • Unfortunately, group discounts are no longer available

How do I know if I am a member of ASCLS?

How do I register if I am a speaker?

  • Although registration is not required for speakers, you are welcome to register online to attend CLEC 2020 at Do not forget to apply the registration discount code that was emailed to you. This discount is equivalent to a one-day registration but can also be applied to a full registration.

How are P.A.C.E. credits claimed?

How do I pay by check, PO, or wire transfer?

  • Check:
    • Mail your check and registration form to the following address:
      ASCLS CLEC, 1861 International Drive, Suite 200, McLean, VA  22102
  • Purchase Order (PO):
    • Email PO to, or include your PO number on your mailed registation form. An invoice will be created and forwarded for receipt of payment. Receipt of PO does not confirm registration. Payment must be received in order to confirm registration. NOTE: If purchase order payment is not received prior to the start of the conference, payment via check or credit card will be collected onsite or registration will not be honored.  
  • Wire Transfer:
    • Email for bank account information related to transfer of funds.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

If it becomes necessary for you to cancel your CLEC registration, please notify ASCLS in writing before December 30, 2020. Your registration fee will be refunded, less a $75 processing fee. Written cancellations/requests for refunds must include registrant’s name, signature, return address, and the name of the person, company, or institution to which the refund check should be made payable. If you must cancel after December 30, please find a substitute to send in your place, as no refunds will be issued after this date.

Disability Statement

If you have a disability which requires special accommodations to access the meeting, please email ASCLS, and describe your needs or requirements. This email must be RECEIVED by December 30, 2020. With advance notice, ASCLS will help individuals to identify or arrange accommodations so the attendee is not denied the privilege or service of the meeting.