The members of the MIT Center for Graphene Devices and Systems are cordially invited to attend the forthcoming Center’s review. The review will be held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) on March 23rd, 2012. The review will start with a dinner on the evening of March 22nd at the The Blue Room (additional details below).
Date: Friday, March 23rd, 2012
Venue: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
50 Vassar Street, Building 34, Room 401 (for directions, please click here)
Online registration is required to attend the meeting. You can register here. The registration will be open until March 20th, 2012, however early registration is strongly encouraged to help the organization of the workshop.
A block of rooms is being held at the The Kendall Hotel at the Engine 7 Firehouse at the special rate $209 per night (March 22nd ) -Special Government rates is available on a first come basis. Total cost includes a full American Breakfast Buffet daily, high speed Internet access (wired and WiFi), pass to nearby fitness center, a hosted wine hour (Mon-Thurs) and local calls.
This hotel is near the MIT campus and less than 10 minutes walk from the Meeting venue. Please use the following hotel link to make your room reservation: Kendall Hotel at the Engine 7 Firehouse. For reservations, go to www.kendallhotel.com – book a room – reservation wizard – type in dates – under promotional code type in MIT or GOV (for Government, ID’s are required at check in and to receive the discount, you must be a federal government employee) Space is limited so reserve a room today.
To make a reservation by telephone call 1(866)556-1300 or 1(617)577-1300 and use the reservation code: MIT or GOV(for government employees only).
You can find additional options for hotel accommodation in the Boston/Cambridge area here
The best way to get from Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) to MIT and the Kendall Hotel is by taxi. The ride takes approximately 20 min. and costs ~$25-40.
Parking in Boston and Cambridge is very limited and expensive.
Link to campus map with location of Building 34
How to walk from Kendall hotel to meeting location.
MIT Graphene Review agenda.FINAL
On March 22nd, the evening before the meeting, there will be a dinner starting at 6 pm at The Blue Room (One Kendall Square, Cambridge). **The dinner is restricted to the Center’s PI’s and Industrial and Government members. The restaurant is within walking distance (8 min) from the MIT campus and the Kendall Hotel. You can find directions here.
You can find information on how to join the meeting through Webex here (the link requires access to the member-only section of this website).
After the meeting, you will be able to find all presentations here.
For any questions regarding this review, please contact Mr. Joseph Baylon (firstname.lastname@example.org).