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Call for Abstracts - Science Poster

posted Mar 7, 2019, 8:15 AM by Scott Depée

We are now accepting abstracts for both podium presentations and scientific posters for our autumn conference on April 4, 2019 from 3-6 PM at The Universities at Shady Grove Convention Center. If you would like to participate, please submit your abstract to before April 1.

This year’s theme is Emerging Technologies at the Forefront of Bioscience, with emphasis on 3D Cell Printing, Organoids, Tissue-On-Chip models, and Artificial Intelligence in Bioscience. However, we welcome all abstracts within the biosciences arena.

We will try to fit all posters and talks into the program, but space will be limited.

Please follow our guidelines below for abstract submission and feel free to reach out if you have any questions.

Submission guidelines:

  • Submit via email as a Microsoft Word or PDF document.
  • Use Arial font, 10 point, single spaced.
  • Abstract titles are limited to 200 characters (including spaces).
  • The Abstract should be no more than 250 words and should concisely summarize the basic content of the talk/poster without presenting extensive experimental details.
  • Please limit the submission to a single page.


Remember to submit your abstract to before April 1, 2019!

LRIG DC Metro Vendor Information

posted Apr 9, 2016, 6:34 PM by Scott Depée   [ updated Mar 21, 2019, 8:39 PM by Erik Wagner ]

Hello LRIG DC Metro Vendor,


Thank you for participating in the LRIG DC Metro Chapter Science and Technology Show scheduled for Thursday, April 4, 2019, 3-6 PM.  Here are some tips and advice that will help make your show successful:

►Please remember that this is a table top show and you will have a standard 2x6 table. Everything needs to be either on your table or behind your table…nothing in the aisle. Please plan your display accordingly and refrain from displaying heavy items that might cause a concern.

►There will be electric available but you will need to supply a power strip and cord.

►Set up time begins at 12:00 PM and the event begins at 3:00 PM. If you should require additional time, please let us know!

► Inviting your clients to this show is encouraged! Please take a moment to send out an invite to your contacts and customers, including the link for the Eventbrite sign-up. Here is an invitation that you can cut and paste.  (<-links to Flyer PDF)

        Items can be shipped to the site to arrive the day before…there are no provisions for site storage.  This shipping address is:

ATTN:  LRIG DC Metro Chapter Science and Technology Show

Univ Shady Grove Convention Center

9630 Gudelsky Dr.

Rockville, MD 20850


There is a FedEx pick up location by the Receptionist Desk at the Conference Center.  Vendors can bring their boxes to the Fed Ex Pick Up/ Drop off location.    The address is below:

Conference Center - LRIG
9630 Gudelsky Drive
Rockville, MD 20886
Onsite contact: Taishan Gary

Vendor Show

posted Mar 30, 2016, 4:10 PM by Scott Rehlander   [ updated Apr 4, 2017, 8:59 AM ]

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