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Email: ricecuwip@gmail.com

Dr. Patricia Reiff [reiff@rice.edu]
Rice Space Institute, MS-108
Rice University
6100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77005-1892


This is the schedule for the CUWiP Conference held on the weekend of January 13-15, 2017 at the Rice University Department of Physics and Astronomy. There is a separate schedule for the Breakout Sessions.

FRIDAY - January 13, 2017 LOCATION
12:00 - 5:00 PM Lab tours, OEDK tour, campus tour (Optional activities) Rice campus
6:00 PM Students arrive at hotel Wyndham Hotel
7:00 PM Welcome dinner Brockman Hall 101
8:30 PM Campus scavenger hunt Rice campus
9:30 PM Shuttles to hotel
SATURDAY - January 14, 2017 LOCATION
7:30 AM Shuttles to Rice Wyndham Hotel
8:15 AM Breakfast / Intros / Kickoff Brockman Hall 101
8:45 AM Rebecca Richards-Kortum, Rice University
"Innovation for the other 90%"
9:30 AM Marianne Dyson
"Mission Control, Solving Problems in Real Time"
10:15 AM Break
Group Photo
Poster Session
10 minute talks Brockman 103, 200, 300
12:00 PM Lunch with mentors Brockman Hall 101
1:00 PM Nergis Mavalvala
APS Keynote Presentation
2:00 PM Break
2:15 PM Breakout Session 1
3:00 PM Network at the posters
3:45 PM Breakout Session 2
4:45 PM Shuttles to the hotel Wyndham Hotel
5:15 PM Shuttle to HMNS from hotel Wyndham Hotel
6:00 PM Dinner HMNS - Glassell Hall, main level
7:00 PM Awards and Planetarium Show HMNS - Burke Baker Planetarium
8:15 PM Shuttle to hotel Wyndham Hotel
SUNDAY - January 15, 2017 LOCATION
7:45 AM Shuttles to Rice Wyndham Hotel
8:30 AM Breakfast / Kickoff Brockman Hall 101
9:00 AM Breakout Session 3
9:45 AM Rotate
10:00 AM Breakout Session 4
10:45 AM Coffee Break
11:00 AM Christina Dodge, Texas Children's Hospital
"Medical Imaging"
12:00 PM Lunch
1:30 PM Closing Remarks
2:00 PM Official End

Watch this space for additional information, registration information, agenda and speakers, travel details, etc. For more details about the CUWiP program, and to apply, see the APS CUWiP Site www.aps.org/cuwip