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REGISTRATION. Registration is FREE, but required. Registration is now closed; the registration deadline was April 26th.
PROGRAM. Meeting begins at 8:50 am (coffee and pastries
available at 7:30 am) and will conclude at ~5 pm with a light reception. See the draft program for more details.
ABSTRACTS. Please follow our formatting and submission instructions. Abstract deadline has been extended: abstracts are now due April 10, 2013; selected speakers will be notified shortly thereafter.
In addition, we will have 2 PI speakers:
- Xiang-Qiang (Rosie) Chu (Wayne State Univ.)
- Constance Jeffrey (Univ. Illinois - Chicago)
TRAVEL INFORMATION, including driving
OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS: The Morris Inn is closed for renovations until September 2013. Two options within walking distance of the Conference Center are (1) Fairfield Inn and Suites (brand-new; ~6 min walk south of McKenna) and (2) Ivy Court (~10 min walk SE of McKenna). Slightly further away (short driving distance) is a Holiday Inn Express.
AREA RESTAURANTS can be found in the South Bend/Mishawaka Visitor Guide, and there are two restaurants on campus, Legends (casual dining) and Sorin's (more formal dining; in the Morris Inn - remains open during renovations).
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