SHINE Conference 2016

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postcardWorkshop Dates: July 11th-15th, 2016
(Student Day July 10th)
Location: Santa Fe, New Mexico
Registration Fee: $425
Early Bird Registration Deadline: May 20th
Late Registration: $475
Deadline for student support: April 29th
Deadline for abstract submission: June 9th (extra poster $50)
Hotel Reservation Deadline: June 9th

Posters: The allowed size for posters is 4 feet x 4 feet. ONLY 1 poster per person. Additional posters for a fee of $50 each. If you would like to present an additional poster, please contact Noe Lugaz (nlugaz -at-

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.


Eldorado Hotel

This year's SHINE will be held at The El Dorado Hotel (

Hotel Reservation Deadline: June 9th

Booking link for online bookings: Fe &template=GCF&shell=GCF&locale=en-US&arrive=7/10/2016&depart=7/15/2016&adult=1&child=0&group=5077

Or you may make your reservations by calling (505) 995-4500 and using the Group Code: 5077

Eldorado Hotel and Spa
309 W San Francisco St.
Santa Fe, NM 87501
PHONE: 505-988-4455
A Heritage Hotel and Resort




Getting to Santa Fe and the resort:

Albuquerque Sunport
With over 100 flights daily on airlines including American Airlines, Delta, United Airlines, Jet Blue, Alaska Airlines, Southwest Airlines and USAirways, the Eldorado Hotel & Spa is only 60 minutes from the Albuquerque International Airport via shuttle or car.

Santa Fe Municipal Airport
Located southwest of the city, the Santa Fe Municipal Airport provides commercial airline service by American Eagle Airlines with daily flights to and from Santa Fe and Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) and Los Angeles (LAX). Commercial service is also offered by United Express with daily service to and from Santa Fe and Denver (DEN) and Phoenix (PHX).

By Train
The New Mexico Rail Runner train connects Albuquerque to Santa Fe. The trip from the Albuquerque International Sunport to the Santa Fe depot is approximately 90 minutes.

Amtrak arrives daily from Chicago and Los Angeles in the town of Lamy, only 20 minutes from Santa Fe. Eldorado Hotel & Spa can arrange shuttle service on request.


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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