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A final version of the 2013 Southeast Regional IDeA Meeting Agenda is in the Proceedings below. 


Friday, November 15, 2013


3:00 - 5:30 PM - Registration at the Little Rock Marriott Hotel


5:30 PM - Welcome Reception & Tour of the William J. Clinton Presidential Center


Saturday, November 16, 2013


7:30 AM Breakfast (provided) Networking & Topic Tables


8:30 AM


Plenary Speaker - Jon R. Lorsch, Ph.D., NIGMS Director-Designate


Invited Speakers


Régine Douthard, M.D., M.P.H., Medical Officer, NIGMS IDeA Program


Jim Hoehn, Executive Director, EPSCoR/IDeA Foundation Office and Coalition of EPSCoR/IDeA States


10:30 AM Morning Concurrent Sessions


12:00 PM Lunch (provided) Networking

Student Career Luncheon


1:30 PM Plenary Speaker - Carole Cramer, Ph.D. Professor of Biological Sciences and internationally recognized as a leader and pioneer in plant transgenics for biopharmaceutical production


2:45 PM Afternoon Concurrent Sessions


4:30 PM Poster Session & Reception

Sunday, November  17, 2013


7:30 AM Breakfast (provided) Networking & Topic Tables


8:30 AM Speakers


Robert Vinson, SBIR/STTR Program Analyst, Division of Special Programs, NIH SBIR/STTR Program

Commercialization of Biomedical Research Panel Discussion


10:00 AM Concurrent Sessions


11:30 AM Poster Award Ceremony

Meeting Proceedings Link:  Proceedings