What to Know Before You Go

Attending the SIMB Annual Meeting? Here is some helpful info & highlights not to miss:
  1. Registration opens at Sunday, August 12 at 11 am.
  2. Posters – Set up begins at 1 pm and must be completed by 4 pm.
  3. Plan to attend the Amgen Keynote speech by Jay Keasling, Sunday at 5 pm.
  4. Shuttle info/Amtrak/Metro.

Events

Workshops – Sunday, August 12
Registration begins at 7 a.m. in Terrace Foyer; (walk-on registrants accepted until 7:30 a.m. in Terrace Foyer). More info.

Monday, August 13
  1. Job Fair, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. More info.
  2. Exhibitor Showcases. View schedule.
  3. SIMB Industry Award 2012 recipient, Medimmune, Gaithersburg, MD. General session at 4:30 pm.
Tuesday, August 14
  1. 5K Fun Run/Walk, 6:15 am. Sign up at reg desk. Hold harmless waiver required.
  2. Alma Dietz Mixer, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Tickets: $20 with open bar & snacks. Available for purchase at reg desk. Limit 30 registrants.
  3. Student Oral Presentation Sessions, 2:30 – 5:30 p.m. More info.
  4. Special Topic: Women in Microbiology, 3:30 – 5:30. More info.
  5. Annual Banquet, 7 – 9:30 p.m. We hope to see you there, but if you are not attending, please return your ticket to the registration desk.
Wednesday, August 15
  1. SIMB Members, plan to attend the Annual Business Meeting, 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Thursday, August 16
  1. The 2012 Charles Thom award will be presented, 1-2 p.m.

SIMB 62nd Annual Meeting
August 12-16, 2012
Washington Hilton, Washington, DC
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