Loading...

Description

Our conference is where leaders and innovators meet to share, inspire and network. We’re proud to host some of the most well-known and influential voices in the field and put a spotlight on the amazing research conducted at the graduate student level in polymer science and engineering.

This year’s schedule is more packed than ever before with exceptional lectures, sessions and off-site activities.
?
We are thrilled to be expecting a large, excited audience for this conference. With an exceptional group of speakers featuring key influencers throughout the industry, this is truly an amazing opportunity to hear directly from your peers nationwide.

Loading...
Enroll Now - Select a section to enroll in
Section Title
National Graduate Research Polymer Conference 2021
Type
Discussion
Days
M
Time
1:00PM to 4:30PM
Dates
Jul 26, 2021
Type
Discussion
Days
T
Time
7:30AM to 6:00PM
Dates
Jul 27, 2021
Type
Discussion
Days
W
Time
7:30AM to 7:30PM
Dates
Jul 28, 2021
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
20.0
Location
  • Virginia Tech - Blacksburg (Main Campus)
Fee(s)
Fees Starting at non-credit $150.00
Section Notes

Location: 
Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center and Moss Arts Center
Virginia Tech Campus
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Lodging: All student housing and meals are included in your registration fee. Student housing will be in campus dorms and meals will be at our #1 ranked dining halls.

Program Schedule: 
Monday, July 26, 2021
1:00 pm: Pre-Conference Talks
4:30 pm: Pre Conference Excursions

Tuesday, July 27, 2021
7:30 am: Registration, Breakfast and Opening Remarks
8:30 am: Plenary Speaker: Kathryn Uhrich
9:30 am: Concurrent Oral Sessions
12:00 pm: Lunch
1:30 pm: Plenary Speaker: Christopher Spaddaccini
2:30 pm: Concurrent Oral Sessions
6:00 pm: Dinner on Own & Socials at Downtown Locations

Wednesday, July 28, 2021
7:30 am: Registration and Breakfast
8:30 am: Plenary Speaker: Sergei Nazarenko
9:30 am: Concurrent Oral Sessions
12:00 pm: Lunch
1:15 pm: Plenary Speaker: Stuart Rowan
2:30 pm: Poster Session 1
4:15 pm: Poster Session 2
6:00 pm: Keynote Speaker: Peggy Sheridan
7:30 pm- Banquet and Awards Ceremony

Travel Survey: Once you have booked your travel, please fill out the survey below to let us know of your time of arrival. Click here: https://forms.gle/sTNmUEr7xxAdK3uw6

Refund and Cancellation Policy: Refund requests must be received 14 calendar days prior to the program start date. A $30 administrative fee will be deducted from all refunds. Requests should be sent by email or by initiating a drop request through the student portal in our online registration system. As an alternative to a refund, you may send a substitute at no additional cost. Please contact us at 540-231-5182 or e-mail cpeinfo@vt.edu to request a substitution. Please note: refunds will not be issued for no-shows or for cancellations received on or after the program start date. 

In the unlikely event that this program is cancelled or postponed due to insufficient enrollments or unforeseen circumstances, the university will fully refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including cancellation or change charges assessed by airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.

Required fields are indicated by .