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MRSEC and CNFM

Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physical Sciences

 

wophys2014

Tentative Program

arrival
Wednesday, November 5th, 2014
Registration desk will be open at the Holiday Inn between 6:00pm - 8:00pm.
Students who arrive on this day can use the Holiday Inn restaurant to have dinner and put charges on their room (only Wednesday dinner, no beverages please).

 

Thursday, November 6th, 2014
Nebraska Champions Club
 

Bus Shuttles Schedule
8:20 a.m. & 8:35 a.m. - Holiday Inn to Champions Club
7:15 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. - Champions Club to Holiday Inn

8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Registration will be open all day (Nebraska Champions Club)

9:00 a.m.

Welcome Remarks/Meeting Kick-Off
Axel Enders (Conference Chair)
 
Morning Session I (Session Chair: TBA)
9:30 a.m.
Plenary Speaker: TBA
10:30 a.m.
Coffee Break
10:50 a.m.
Plenary Speaker: TBA
11:50 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
invited student talks
12:30 p.m.
Lunch
Afternoon Session II (Session Chair: TBA)
2:00 p.m.
Plenary Speaker: TBA
3:00 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.
invited student talks
4:20 p.m.

Poster Session

6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
Dinner Buffett

 

Friday, November 7th, 2014
Nebraska Champions Club
 

Bus Shuttle Schedule
8:30 a.m. & 8:45 a.m. - Holiday Inn to Champions Club
4:45 p.m. & 5:00 p.m. - Champions Club to Holiday Inn
5:45 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. - Holiday In to Jorgensen Hall
8:45 p.m. - Jorgensen Hall to Holiday Inn
11:15 p.m. - Jorgensen Hall to Holiday Inn

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Registration open (Nebraska Champions Club)
Morning Session III (Session Chair: TBA)
9:00 a.m.
Plenary Speaker: TBA
10:00 a.m.
Plenary Speaker: TBA
11:00 a.m.
Coffee Break
11:15 a.m.
Plenary Speaker: TBA
12:15 a.m.
Lunch with UNL faculty
  Afternoon Session IV (Session Chair: TBA)
1:45 p.m.
invited student talk
2:05 p.m.
Plenary Speaker: TBA
3:05 p.m.
Coffee Break
3:35 p.m.
invited student talk
3:55 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Grad School / Career Discussion (Session Chair: TBA)
4:45 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
open
6:15 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Jazz and Dinner - Grill Out, Jorgensen Hall Atrium
UNL Students Jazz Band
 
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Friday Night Plenary Speaker: TBA (136 Jorgensen Hall)
8:30 p.m.
Movie & Popcorn Night (movie: TBA)

 

Saturday, November 8th, 2014
Jorgensen Hall, Room 136
 

Bus Shuttle Schedule
9:00 a.m. & 9:15 a.m. - Holiday Inn to Hamilton Hall/Jorgensen Hall
5:00 p.m. & 5:15 p.m. - Jorgensen Hall to Holiday Inn

9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Lab tours
Morning Session V (Session Chair: TBA)
11:30 a.m.
Plenary Speaker: TBA
12:30 p.m.
Lunch at the Physics Department
Afternoon Session VI (Session Chair: TBA)
1:30 p.m.
Plenary Speaker: TBA
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
invited student talks
3:30 p.m.
Coffee Break
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
invited student talks
5:00 p.m.
Bus or Walk to Holiday Inn
6:30 p.m.

Conference Dinner at the Holiday Inn

 

Departure
Sunday, November 9th, 2014