ICS Events

ICS Symposium 2019

Date: Monday, April 1

Time: 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Location: Nittany Lion Inn

With advances in computational science, researchers are finding new solutions to major societal problems. This one-day conference, hosted by the Institute for CyberScience at Penn State, will focus on innovative computational research across a diverse set of disciplines. Come hear nationally renowned speakers and be part of the discussion.

Faculty, graduate students, industry, and representatives of funding agencies are welcome to attend. The symposium aims to connect researchers to potential industry partners, funding agencies, and collaborators.

Please contact Suzy Unger at sgm128@psu.edu if you have any questions about the ICS Symposium.


The event will feature:

  • One keynote speaker
  • Six moderated discussion panels
  • A moderated poster session showcasing computational and data-enabled research

Keynote Speaker

We are excited to announce that Dr. Michael Franklin from the University of Chicago will be speaking at the Symposium.

Dr. Michael J. Franklin
Liew Family Chair of Computer Science
Sr. Advisor to the Provost for Computation and Data Science
University of Chicago

Panel Sessions

Poster Session

Details about poster submissions will be available in early January 2019.

If you have any questions, please contact Suzy Unger at sgm128@psu.edu.

Location and Lodging

The Nittany Lion Inn
200 W Park Ave
State College, PA 16803


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Parking is available in the Nittany Parking Deck for non-overnight guests. See the front desk to have your parking validated on your way out.