8th Annual NC OPT-ED Alliance Day Conference
October 2, 2009 8:00 AM
October 2, 2009 5:00 PM
Greensboro Coliseum Complex Special Events Center 1921 West Lee Street Greensboro, NC 27403
Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics:
"Preparation for Excellence in the Global Economy"
Alliance Day is a powerful conference, which unites secondary school students through graduate students together in promoting continued education in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields (STEM) and the social, behavioral and economic sciences (SBES). Special focus this year will be on Biotechnology and its many career pathways.
NC OPT-ED Alliance Day features:
- Keynote Speaker
- Student Poster Presentations
- Student Oral Presentations
- Informative Workshops
- Undergraduate and Graduate Recruitment Fair
NC OPT-ED invites students participating in ERC, HBCU-UP, LSAMP, NC-MSEN, NC-TABS, NCCCS BioNetwork, AGEP and SBE and other programs and Institutions to attend.
Students will have the opportunity to participate in either the poster or oral presentations, so please submit your abstracts early there are a limited number of spaces for both.
Marcia Williams, firstname.lastname@example.org
NSF Related Organizations
Division of Human Resource Development
Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Program
Registration for the conference is free, and we encourage you to register your undergraduate and graduate students as presenters. You may register at the following website: www.unc.edu/opt-ed/events/allianceday/09