SDA 2017 Annual Meeting
Pre-Conference Workshops on Wed Oct 25th
We will hold a day of pre-conference workshops. When you register for the meetings, you will be able to register
for the pre-conference as well. We’re planning a light breakfast
and box lunch and two great sessions for just $20.
Morning: Big Data
The morning workshop will have representatives
from South Big Data Regional Innovation Hub, a multi-disciplinary project of
the National Science Foundation, who will lead a workshop on
innovative ways to translate big data research findings into
end user outcomes related to health and prosperity.
Afternoon: NIH Grants
The afternoon workshop will be run by Dr. Rebecca Clark who is a SDA member
and Chief of the Populations Dynamic Branch at the National Institute of
Child Health and Human Development at the National Institute of
Health (NIH); her workshop will focus on applying for NIH grants.
Meeting Registration and 2017 Membership
to register for
the 2017 Morgantown meeting and join SDA for calendar year 2018.
We meet in Morgantown in 33 days... 73 members have already registered
Fee schedule (Meeting+Membership)
|through Sep 26 (early)
|Sep 27 - Oct 25 (standard)
|Oct 26 and later (onsite)
Waterfront Place Hotel (info and conference booking at $134/night)
A limited number of rooms have been set aside for SDA at the conference rate. They will not be available after October 5, and supply could run out before that.
Book early if you want the conference rate.
Update 6 Sep
: There are no more rooms available at the conference rate on Friday night.
Given the WVU football schedule, it’s best if you do not plan to stay
over Friday night if you haven’t already made lodging arrangements. Click HERE
for more details.
Federal govt employees may call the hotel directly to reserve a limited number of federal
government rate rooms.
At Enterprise Rent-A-Car, code XZ68WVU can be used for a discounted rate for meeting attendees.
If you would like to coordinate a car service with other attendees
arriving in Pittsburgh at a similar time to you, we recommend:
Mountain Line Transit Authority
The Grey Line, Bus 29 departs the Pittsburgh Airport twice daily at
10:00am and 7:25pm. Reservations for a seat on the bus can be made
Returning to PIT
If you are interested in group travel back to Pittsburgh International
Airport on Saturday morning, October 28th (arriving to Pittsburgh by 11:00), please email Julia Wolf email@example.com
or Hannah DePoy firstname.lastname@example.org
no later than September 30th and we will arrange for one bus to take people to the airport.