August 15-17, 2017
Burlington, Vermont

NERIC 2017 –  Burlington Sheraton Hotel and Business Center – August 16-18, 2017

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Wednesday - August 16
2:00 - 9:00 PM Registration Desk Hours of Operation
5:00 - 6:00 PM Reception and Poster Session I Setup
6:00 - 6:15 PM Welcoming Remarks from Ralph Budd, Judith Van Houten, UVM President, Thomas Sullivan, and UVM Provost David Rosowsky
6:15 - 7:30 PM Plated Dinner
7:30 - 9:00 PM Poster Session I (Undergraduate students and Cores)
Thursday - August 17
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Registration Desk Hours of Operation
7:00 - 8:30 AM Breakfast, Career Tables for interested students,  Poster Session II Set-up
8:30 - 9:15 AM Opening Remarks: (VPR Richard Galbraith, NIGMS staff, Fred, Yanping, Krishan)
9:30 - 10:00 AM Break and Refreshments
10:00 - 12:00 PM Concurrent Sessions
  1. Core Presentations of resources available to NERIC investigators (about 20 min each, followed by table discussions with individual Core leaders)
  2. Commercialization/Entrepreneurship (similar three 20 min talks followed by table discussions with individual speakers)
  3. INBRE Program Evaluation: Sharon O’Connor
12:00 - 1:30 PM Lunch and Networking
1:30 - 3:30 PM Concurrent Scientific Sessions
3:30 - 3:45 PM Break and Refreshments
3:45 - 4:45 PM Keynote Lecture I
4:45 - 6:00 PM Poster Session II
6:00 PM Dinner on your own in Burlington
Friday - August 18
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Science Commercialization Panel Breakfast
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast, Career Tables for interested participants
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM "Cool ideas from IDeA programs"
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Concurrent Scientific Sessions
12:00 AM - 1:00 PM Box Lunch and Networking
1:00 PM Conference Concludes

Wednesday, August 16th

2:00 - 9:00 PM Registration Desk Hours of Operation
5:00 - 6:00 PM Reception and Poster Session I Setup
6:00 - 6:15 PM Welcoming Remarks from Ralph Budd, Judith Van Houten, UVM President, Thomas Sullivan, and UVM Provost David Rosowsky
6:15 - 7:30 PM Plated Dinner
7:30 - 9:00 PM Poster Session I (Undergraduate students and Cores)

Thursday, August 17th

7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Registration Desk Hours of Operation
7:00 - 8:30 AM Breakfast, Career Tables for interested students,  Poster Session II Set-up
8:30 - 9:15 AM Opening Remarks: (VPR Richard Galbraith, NIGMS staff, Fred, Yanping, Krishan)
9:30 - 10:00 AM Break and Refreshments
10:00 - 12:00 PM Concurrent Sessions
  1. Core Presentations of resources available to NERIC investigators (about 20 min each, followed by table discussions with individual Core leaders)
  2. Commercialization/Entrepreneurship (similar three 20 min talks followed by table discussions with individual speakers)
10:00 - 11:00 AMINBRE Program Evaluation: Sharon O'Connor
11:00 - 12:00 PMNCUR Presentation: Elizabeth Ambos, PhD
12:00 - 1:30 PM Lunch and Networking
1:30 - 3:30 PM Concurrent Scientific Sessions (solicit themes from PIs and from abstracts received). Possibilities include:
  • Development/Genetics
  • Cancer
  • Infectious Diseases and Immunology
3:30 - 3:45 PM Break and Refreshments
3:45 - 4:45 PM Keynote Lecture I (solicit a great junior faculty from PI’s)
4:45 - 6:00 PM Poster Session II (Graduate students and Postdoctoral Fellows)
6:00 PM Dinner on your own in Burlington

Friday, August 18th

8:00 - 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 - 10:00 AM Cool ideas from IDeA programs
10:00 - 12:00 PM Concurrent Scientific Sessions (solicit themes from PIs and from abstracts received). Possibilities include:
  • Neuroscience
  • Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Systems
  • Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Complex Systems
12:00 - 1:00 PM Lunch and Networking
Box lunches
1:00 PM Conference Concludes