SAMBA 2020

A Collaborative Meeting with ASCA

SAMBA 2020, a joint meeting with Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (ASCA), will bring together the entire ecosystem of professionals engaged in outpatient, non-operating room and office-based anesthesia.  Join SAMBA May 13-16 for three days of cutting-edge education, including:

  • Engaging sessions on a multitude of clinical topics

  • Small group, problem-based learning discussions and workshops

  • Panel presentations and ask the Experts round tables

  • CME Credits for the entire three day conference

  • An exciting new medical director track in collaboration with ASCA

  • Breakfast and lunch symposiums, plus networking events

Secure your spot early and save – early bird registration ends March 27, 2020.

Call for Abstracts!

Don’t miss the opportunity to share your knowledge with the entire ambulatory anesthesia community at SAMBA 2020 – A Collaborative Meeting with the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (ASCA). Submit an abstract to present your work today!

Abstracts may be submitted in one of three categories:

  • Original research
  • Case report (including clinical descriptions or demonstrations, preliminary observations and “clinical pearls”)
  • Quality Improvement


All submissions should be 500 words or less, not including tables or references. All primary and secondary authors are required to disclose any conflicts of interest they may have. Subject matter must be germane to the practice of anesthesia for the care of ambulatory surgery patients. All papers presented at the SAMBA annual meeting are eligible for presentation at subsequent meetings of the ASA as well as to the IARS 2020 Annual Meeting.

Deadline for submissions is Friday, February 21, 2020 at 11:59 pm EST

Exhibitor/ Sponsor 2020

Don’t miss the opportunity to showcase your brand to key stakeholders, network with peers and customers and promote your products and services at a global level. For more information about our packages and opportunities, download the SAMBA prospectus and review the options.

Lodging & Travel

Orlando World Center Marriott

Experience the world of possibilities of Orlando World Center Marriott. Relax and recharge in spacious hotel rooms – some offer balconies with views of the nightly light show or the pools. Play 18 holes on our challenging golf course, take the plunge in one of our outdoor pools, or relax in one of our cabanas. Rejuvenate before or after a busy day in our full-service spa and indulge at one of our exceptional hotel restaurants.

Transportation from Airport to Hotel

Uber – $30 to Hotel

Lyft – $58 to Hotel

(Ride sharing available on Uber and Lyft Apps)

Orlando Shuttle Service – $46 to Hotel

(private town car available)

Hotel Rates

May 13th – May 16th     $255 average nightly rate

Check out the recap of the SAMBA 2019 Conference here!

2019 Conference Photos
Cancellations for SAMBA 2020 must be received in writing to Cancellations received by 11:59 pm CDT on April 15, 2020 will be refunded less a $50 processing fee. Cancellations received after April 15, 2020 will not be refunded.