technical program
author center
important dates
Participant To Do List: 

Registration: We are currently accepting registration forms! There will be a registration desk in the atrium of the Holiday Inn Select on every day of the conference during the following times: Tuesday from 15:00 - 20:00; Wednesday from 06:30 - 16:00; Thursday from 07:00 - 16:00; and Friday from 07:00 - 12:00.

Accommodation: Reservations are being taken for hotel rooms! The conference will be held at the Holiday Inn Select which offers a 200 room occupancy. Baton Rouge airport transportation for Holiday Inn Select guests is available by prior arrangement.

Transportation: Transportation information is available! Baton Rouge airport transportation for hotel guests is available by prior arrangement. Otherwise, choose from a selection of rental cars, shuttles, and taxis.

Author Center: Presenter and equipment information is available. The finalized schedule has been posted on our website. Please review the placement of your abstract from either the conference proceedings or the author index.

Session Center: For those who have been requested to and who have volunteered to chair a section of this conference, please review either the conference proceedings or the chair index for the section(s) that you will be chairing.



January 25th, 2005
• Registration Now Open!
November 22nd, 2004
• Deadlines extended
Octpber 5th, 2004
• List of symposia separate from "Conference Topics" added. List contains links to symposia abstracts.
September 30th, 2004
• List of symposia and symposia organizers added to "Conference Topics."
September 28th, 2004
• List of symposia added to abstract submission.
September 28th, 2004
• Acceptance of abstract deadline extended to January 5, 2005.
September 28th, 2004
• Submission deadline for one-page abstract extended to November 30, 2004.
July 27th, 2004
• Session Creation online.
May 7th, 2004
• New website online.