The SNAP collaboration meeting will be held May 15-17, 2008 at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory in Batavia, IL.
Please note that this is a closed meeting. Only members of the SNAP collaboration may attend.
Please use the registration form to sign up by May 7th to take advantage of the early registration rates.
See who has signed up.
Payment may be made online via credit card, or cash may be accepted by special arrangement. The early registration fee is $50, with the fee waived for students.
The collaboration banquet on Thursday evening will be at the Fermilab Barn, on the east side of campus near the users' center, from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM. The charge for the banquet is $30.
The banquet is a Chicago-style Pig Roast with Buffalo Burgers and vegetarian delights.
Live blues music by Cadillac Dave and his Chicago Redhots.
There will be a Wine and Cheese reception at 3:30 on Friday afternoon, followed by a colloquium given by a Distinguished Cosmologist to be announced.
The registration fee and banquet charge increase by $10 each after May 1st.
A number of hotels near Fermilab offer special rates. The Fermilab housing office has rooms available, too. Contact them by phone or by email.
There are restaurants recommended by theorists and graduate students in the area.
Transportation to and from FNAL is easy, especially if you rent a car at O'Hare or Midway and drive. You will need to present identification at the security gate to enter the Fermilab site. Please let them know that you are attending the SNAP collaboration meeting in Wilson Hall.
The meetings will be in Wilson Hall. Use this map to find your way around the Fermilab site.
The banquet will be a Chicago-style Pig Roast, with Buffalo Burgers and a fine assortment of vegetarian delights, featuring live blues music. It will be at the Fermilab Barn, near the User's Center and Chez Leon on the east side of the FNAL campus.
Lunch will be available (for purchase) in the beautiful Atrium Cafe, conveniently located in the stately Robert Rathbun Wilson Hall at Fermilab.
The schedule is listed below. The detailed agenda and links to the talks are in the BSCW folder.
|Thursday, May 15|
|8:00-8:30||Registration (Wilson Hall ground floor)|
|Friday, May 16|
|3:30||Wine and Cheese|
|Saturday, May 17|
If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
|2008@FNAL main||Registered Attendees||Registration Form|