This two-day Invitational Forum is designed to acquaint Administrators, Faculty and Students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities and other Minority Serving Institutions with the research and technology needs in the aforementioned areas of national need and the research, measurement service and grants programs that NIST maintains to address them.
The Symposium will open to three individuals from your institution. It will be designed around a series of plenary lectures that describe NIST, its mission and technical programs and how they address several areas of national priority and technical sessions that consist of lectures by NIST Scientists and Invited Guests in several of the national priority areas.
Tentative Agenda is as follows
Monday, November 3, 2014
1:00-2:30pm Targeted Breakout Sessions-I Continued
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
7:45-8:15am Bus Pickup
8:30-10:00am General Session Lab-to-Market and Entrepreneurship
10:00-10:15am Mid-Morning Break
10:15-12:00pm General Session Lab-to-Market and Entrepreneurship
1:15-3:00pm General Session “Learned Outcomes”
3:00pm Afternoon Break
3:15pm Wrap Up
3:45pm Selected Tour Stops Or Meet Buses to Depart
5:00pm Meet Buses to Depart
If you are not registered, you will not be allowed on site. Registered attendees will receive security and campus instructions prior to the workshop.
NON U.S. CITIZENS PLEASE NOTE: All foreign national visitors who do not have permanent resident status and who wish to register for the above meeting must supply additional information. Failure to provide this information prior to arrival will result, at a minimum, in significant delays (up to 24 hours) in entering the facility. Authority to gather this information is derived from United States Department of Commerce Department Administrative Order (DAO) number 207-12. When registration is open, the required NIST-1260 form will be available as well.
Start Date: Monday, November 3, 2014
End Date: Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Location: Gaithersburg, MD
Registration is open!! Registration fee is $85.00/person.
Group Name: NIST - White House Initative Meeting
Group Code: NWH
Hotel Name: Hilton Washington DC North/Gaithersburg
Hotel Address: 620 Perry Parkway; Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877 Phone Number: 301-591-9945
Online Reservations at the Hilton Washington DC North/Gaithersburg