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Dr. Harriet Kung confirmed as Keynote Speaker

July 9th, 2010 ›

Dr. H. KungThis year, we are delighted to welcome Dr. Harriet Kung, Associate Director of Science for Basic Energy Sciences, US DOE, as our Keynote Speaker.

Full Conference Information is below.

Please join us at Cornell in August for this Fourth Annual Symposium Event.

The Symposium will take place on Thursday, August 12, 2010.

Online Registration Has Closed!

To register for the event, please come to the event on Thursday morning.  Information is below.

Symposium Fees
  • All Cornell-affiliated attendees:  free
  • emc2 Industry affiliates:           free for first two participants, then
  • General Symposium Attendee:  $200 early-registration special (through July 31);  $250 thereafter


A draft version of the agenda is now available.  Please use the link in the sidebar to the left.  All speakers are confirmed.  A detailed agenda with full talk titles is forthcoming soon.


We have reserved a Preferred Conference Rate under the code "EMC2" at the Hilton Garden Inn in downtown Ithaca.  Contact them using the link above, or call 1-607-277-8900 or 1-877-STAY HGI.  The cut-off date for reserving a room is Monday, August 2nd.

Campus Orientation

Conference presentations and poster session and on-site registration will all be held in the Park Atrium of the Beck Center in Statler Hall. 

Statler Hall is adjacent and attached to the Statler Hotel on campus near the intersection of Statler Drive and Campus Road.  Click here for Google Map directions.  Also, here is a link to a Cornell campus map, and more detailed Cornell  maps can be found here.

Travel to and From Cornell and Ithaca

Please click here for general travel information.

Ithaca Weather Information

from the Cornell Weather Page is available.


This information will be available at this website, and on the Registration Confirmation page for those attending the conference.