2012 CINS Annual General Meeting Announcement
Please book your room online at the Four Points by Sheraton St. Catharines by September 28 to take advantage of the lower rate and help CINS in planning this event.
Guests can access the site to learn more about the event and to book, modify, or cancel a reservation from August 14, 2012 to October 26, 2012.
To support the objectives of this meeting, please bring a research poster exhibiting research for which neutron beams have been helpful.
Brock Campus: Location, Parking, Wireless
A campus map can be found here.
When you arrive Friday, stop in the atrium of the new Cairn's building (building 35) for a name tag. A Brock student will be happy to guide you to Alphie's Trough (building 13) for Friday evening's events.
Parking in Zone 1 (A): We have 20 parking passes for Zone 1 at a reduced rate of $6.00 for both Friday (starting after 4:30PM) and Saturday (all day). Pick them up when you arrive a Cairns. Otherwise, it will be $6.00 each day, payable at the automated kiosk in D-lot. Ask a Brock grad student to help you.
Brock has eduroam wireless networking available.
Tentative CINS AGM 2012 AGENDA
(updated October 22, 2012)
Friday, Oct. 26, 2012
4:30 p.m. Registration at Cairns Science Complex
Conference Opening Session
5:15 p.m. Reception (Alphie's Trough, Brock University)
5:45 p.m. Opening Remarks and Welcome: Dr. Ian Brindle (Brock University)
Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012
8:30 a.m. Program Reopens/ Poster Setup
9:00 a.m. Discussion of Mission for Meeting (Dominic Ryan)
9:30 a.m. Invited Speaker: Maikel Rheinstadter (McMaster University) "Frontiers in membrane biophysics"
10:30 a.m. Coffee Break and Poster Session
11:20 a.m. Invited Speaker: Young-June Kim (University of Toronto) "Spin chains, ladders, and frustration"
12:20 p.m. Lunch - All meeting attendees (CINS Trustees Lunch Meeting in Parallel)
1:20 p.m. CINS Business
2:50 p.m. Invited Speaker: Michael Gharghouri (CNBC-NRC) "Engineering Research at the CNBC - In-Situ Solidification and Biaxial Testing"
3:50 p.m. Coffee Break
4:10 p.m. Remaining CINS Business
4:30 p.m. Break (NSERC Major Resources Support Oversight Committee Meeting in parallel for Committee members)
5:30 p.m. Cash bar open for cocktails
6:00 p.m. Buffet dinner
7:45 p.m. Presentation of Best Student Poster Awards