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Annual Science Expo

Annual Science Expo

CMCI participants presented 24 posters at the Science Expo on Friday. The poster session and lunch buffet are part of CMCI’s annual meetings with External Advisory Committee (EAC).

In addition to attending the poster session, EAC members Irene Eckstrand, Harmit Malik and Fred Adler met with project leaders, CMCI modeling fellows and staff, U of I executives and heard reports Collaboratorium leadership.

Afterwards, the EAC concluded:

We commend the U of I’s commitment to CMCI even as senior leadership at the university is changing. Like you, we believe that CMCI is the shape of the future, and we offer our continued support.

Talks by Irene Eckstrand

Talks by Irene Eckstrand

Irene Eckstrand, retired NIGMS Program Officer and chair of CMCI’s External Advisory Committee, will be in Moscow October 18-19. She will participate in the joint IBEST-CMCI Seminar Series on Thursday and also give a less formal talk on Friday. If you would like to meet individually with Dr. Eckstrand while she is on campus, please contact Holly Wichman.

CMCI Poster Session in Action

CMCI Poster Session in Action

The CMCI External Advisory Committee held their annual meeting recently on campus, which included this Science Expo. There were 23 posters on display, viewed by nearly 100 participants.

External Advisory Committee Meetings May 9

All CMCI participants are invited and encouraged to attend the following portions of the External Advisory Committee meetings at the Commons in the Crest-Horizon room on Wednesday, May 9:

8:00 – 8:30
CMCI Overview – Holly Wichman
Breakfast provided

8:30 – 9:00
Collaboratorium Overview – Craig Miller

9:00 – 9:30
EPSCoR Track II – Marty Ytreberg

12:00 – 2:00
Science Expo and Lunch
Lunch provided

If you are providing a poster for the Science Expo, please drop it off at the Crest-Horizon room at the Commons between 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. Please pick it up at the same location between 2:00 and 4:00 p.m.