Welcome to the North East regional Sigma Xi conference information web site

NE Sigma Xi Undergraduate and Graduate Research Poster Conference will take place on Saturday, April 21, 2012 at Queens College, New York. 


                   Northeastern Sigma Xi Research Symposium

Saturday, April 21, 2012

Queens College, CUNY 

Online Poster Registration Opens: Jan 15, 2012, www.regonline.com/QCsigmaxi

Keynote Address:

2008 Nobel Prize Winner in Chemistry

Dr. Martin Chalfie

William R. Kennan, Jr. Professor of Biological Sciences

Columbia University

“GFP: Lighting Up Life”

 Registration Costs: $25.00 (early bird rate prior to March 1)                             

$35.00 (late registration fee, March 1 and later) 

Onsite Registration and Sign in: 8:30AM

Meeting Begins: 9:00AM 

Meeting Location: Queens College, CUNY, Science Building first floor Atrium           

Campus Map: http://www.qc.cuny.edu/about/directions/2d/Pages/default.aspx

Directions to campus: http://www.qc.cuny.edu/about/directions/Pages/default.aspx

Suggested Housing: Marco LaGuardia Hotel http://www.marcolaguardiahotel.com/ Phone: 718-445-3300; $139 night/single room+tax, $149 night/double room +tax. Mention the Queens College Sigma Xi meeting to get the conference rates, reservations must be made by April 2, 2012.  

NE Sigma Xi conference coordinator: Kestas Bendinkas (kestutis.bendinskas@oswego.edu

Information about previous NE conferences 

2011 conference abstract book 2010 Abstracts and Report (Quinnipiac University and the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station in CT) 2009 Abstracts (SUNY-Oswego)  2008 Abstracts (Cornell)  2007 Abstracts (Cornell)  2006 Abstracts (Cornell)  

 Last Updated 12/22/11