New Crops: Bioenergy, Biomaterials, and Sustainability
Renaissance Hotel, DuPont Circle, Washington D.C.
October 12 -16, 2013
Co-Sponsors: Purdue University Center for New Crops and Plant Products; Yulex Corp.; Pan Aridus, LLC; Cooper Tire and Rubber; Bridgestone Americas, Inc.
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The 25th Anniversary Meeting of AAIC along with the Bioenergy AFRI Program will take place regardless of the government shutdown.
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Renaissance Washington DC DuPont Circle Hotel,
1143 New Hampshire Ave. NW, Washington, DC, 20037-1522
The hotel's Dupont Circle location is minutes from Georgetown, Foggy Bottom and the DC Metro, bringing the best of the city's attractions to our doorstep. Experience the Washington, DC Dupont Circle hotel's guest rooms and suites with our deluxe amenities creating the boutique hotel experience guests have come to expect. Take in goose down bedding, sleek bathrooms, wireless Internet and plug-in technology panels, all the while exploring the unique location in the nation's capital.
Reservations will be made by individual attendees through the Marriott website for AAIC, https://resweb.passkey.com/Resweb.do?mode=welcome_ei_new&eventID=10419446 or directly with Marriott reservations at (877) 212-5752. Special AAIC rate is $226 for single room. Reservations must be received on or before September 14, 2013 for special rate.
A second hotel about six blocks away, The Beacon Hotel, 1615 Rhode Island Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20036 will offer the same AAIC rate. https://www.reservations-page.com/c00200/h00587/be.aspx?pc=aaic or (800) 821-4367
Call for Abstracts: Due Date August 2, 2013 by 5pm CST
*Important letter from the AAIC President regarding Abstract and Book Formatting*
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Early member registration (before September 2nd): $450
Early non-member registration (before September 2nd): $500
registration (before September 2nd): $300
Late member registration (after September 2nd): $550
Late non-member registration (after September 2nd): $600
Late Student registration (after September 2nd): $400
One-day registration: $225
Abstracts will be removed from the abstract booklet if the author has not registered by September 13, 2013
All registrations Include: coffee breaks, various meals, and hard-back Conference Proceedings book: New Crops: Bioenergy, Biomaterials, and Sustainability
How to get Published & Review Workshop
Wondering how to get your research paper published? Or how to review a paper? Want to make sure you are successful quickly? Then please attend the Elsevier Publishing Connect Author and Reviewer Workshop. Hosted by Elsevier Publisher Elaine van Ommen Kloeke and Editors in Chief Dr. Marisol Berti, Dr. Maria Pascual-Villalobos and Dr. Dennis Ray of the Journal of Industrial Crops and Products, who will take you through, step by step, the challenges you’ll face and how best to overcome them – your questions answered. The cost is free for AAIC and NIFA participants. Click here to register.
Want more information about presenting a poster, paper, exhibit, or otherwise participating in the conference? E-mail us.
Websites of Interest
Washington D.C. Chamber of Commerce: http://www.dcchamber.org/city/tourism_and_hospitality.aspx Washington D.C. tourism: http://washington.org/