SHINE Conference 2015

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StoweWorkshop Dates: July 6-10, 2015 (Student Day July 5th)
Location: Stowe, VT
Registration Fee: $425
Early Bird Registration Deadline: May 31st, 2015
Late fee: ($50) June 1st, 2015
Deadline for student support: April 24, 2015
Deadline for abstract submission: June 15th
Hotel Reservation Deadline: TBD

Posters: The allowed size for posters is 4 feet x 4 feet. ONLY 1 poster per person. Additional posters for a fee.

Single Slide Summaries: As in previous years, slides introducing yourself and your poster will be displayed during breakfast and breaks. Slides are mandatory for students and Postdocs. You may submit your slide directly to Katie Whitman at SHINE on a flash drive or at You may download an example of such a slide HERE.


This year's SHINE will be held at The Stoweflake Resort in Stowe, VT (

Hotel Reservation Deadline: TBA


Getting to Stowe and the resort:



Follow the booking link for SHINE attendees to make your reservations: TBA


Overflow Hotel Booking Information




Burlington International Airport (BTV) in Burlington, Vermont is the major airport that services our area and can be easily reached from most major cities.

From the Burlington International Airport
Take Interstate 89 South to Vermont Exit 10, Waterbury/Stowe/Rt. 100. Turn left onto Route 100 at the end of the exit ramp and continue on for approx. 11 miles. Turn left at the blinking red light in the village of Stowe onto Rt. 108 (Mountain Road). Continue on Rt. 108 for approx. 2 miles - the Stoweflake will be on your right.

By Train
Whether you're coming from Washington, NYC or any of the over 100 stations in the Northeast region, you can take Amtrak to the Waterbury-Stowe station. For more information, go to the Amtrak website.


Resources for students are provided in our student pages under the "Students" button in the menu above. Currently available are talks from the 2010 Student Day to be used as resources or examples. The 2011 Student Day talks are available on the SHINE 2012 student announcements page.

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