The Infinite Possibilities Conference 2015 (IPC) will be held at
Oregon State University (OSU) on March 2-3, 2015. IPC is a national
conference designed to promote, educate, encourage and support minority
women interested in mathematics and statistics. IPC 2015 is co-hosted by
Building Diversity in Science and OSU.
IPC 2015 and the NSF-sponsored Mathematical Biological Institute will
also offer a Short Course on Biostatistics for IPC participants on
Sunday March 1, 2015.
The Dr. Etta Z. Falconer Awards Banquet will be held on Tuesday evening, March 3, 2014.
Location: All sessions will be in the CH2M HILL Alumni Center at Oregon State University located in Corvallis, Oregon.
Registration now open at: diversityinscience.org
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Erika Camacho, Arizona State University
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Talithia Williams, Harvey Mudd College
Special Invited Banquet Speaker: Dr. Deborah Jackson, National Science Foundation
Special Workshop Presentation: “What to do when you are the only____ in your department”: Dr. Kerry Ann Rockquemore, National Center for Faculty Diversity
There are two official conference hotels. The Hilton Garden Inn and the Holiday Inn Express. Reserve by 1/26/15
Hilton Garden Inn
The Hilton Garden Inn is less than a block away from the conference center. http://hiltongardeninn.hilton.com/en/gi/groups/personalized/C/CVOCH GI-IPC-20150227/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG
Holiday Inn Express
The Holiday Inn Express doesn’t have a dedicated page for the conference but we do have a group rate (below) and the website for the hotel is: www.hiexpress.com/Corvallis Please note that the Holiday Inn Express is not in walking distance to the conference site, but transportation will be provided. Riverfront hotel views are available.
Group code: IPC
Take Interstate 5 to Hwy 34 (Exit 228). Follow Hwy 34 West to
Corvallis (12 miles).
From Hwy 99:
If traveling south to OSU, Hwy 99 becomes 4th St.
If traveling north to OSU, Hwy 99 becomes 3rd St.
The nearest airports are Portland Airport (PDX) and Eugene Airport
From Portland Airport:
Hut Shuttle (http://www.hutshuttle.com/) from Portland airport to
Corvallis Hilton Garden is approximately 2 hours; fee is $85 round
trip; runs every two hours.
From Eugene Airport:
Omni Shuttle (http://www.omnishuttle.com/) from Eugene Airport to
Corvalis is approximately 1hour; fee is $130 round trip +$10 for
each additional person if reserved at the same time; runs on