Symposium Schedule

2016 Schedule

Friday, November 11, 2016


Time Event Location
8:00 AM-2:00 PM Registration & Information Duderstadt Center Gallery
8:20 AM-9:20 AM

Admissions Success: Applying to Graduate School and Preparing for your Campus Visit

  • Kevin Pipe, Faculty
Chesebrough Auditorium, Chrysler Center
9:00 AM-5:00 PM

Sponsor Interview Sessions

  • Exponent
  • Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)

Duderstadt Study Room 1 (2340)
Duderstadt Study Room 2 (2344)

9:30 AM-10:25 AM

Welcome and Remarks

  • Mary-Ann Mycek, Associate Dean for Graduate Education
  • Alec Gallimore, Dean
  • Colleen Crouch, Ahmet Emre, Nima Salehi Sadghiani, EGS Co-Chairs
  • Tim Howes, Arbor Networks Ph.D. Research Impact Address 
  • Matthew Johnson-Roberson, Faculty Keynote Address 
Chesebrough Auditorium, Chrysler Center
10:30 AM-11:30 AM Center for Entrepreneurship Information Session 1180 Duderstadt Center
10:30 AM-3:30 PM Sponsor Booths: 

  • Center for Entrepreneurship
  • Exponent
  • FedEx       
  • Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
  • Tauber Institute for Global Operations
Duderstadt Center Atrium

10:45 AM-12:45 PM Poster Presentation #1 Duderstadt Center & EECS Atrium
12:00 PM-2:00 PM

Lunch Pick-up

Lunch Seating Options:

  • Tishman Hall Atrium, Beyster Building
  • Mechanical Engineering’s Borg Warner Galleria
Duderstadt Center Gallery
12:30 PM-1:30 PM Exponent Information Session  1311 EECS  
12:30 PM-2:30 PM Richard & Eleanor Towner Prize for Outstanding Ph.D. Research Poster  Presentation Pierpont Commons Atrium
1:30 PM-3:30 PM Poster Presentation #2 Duderstadt Center & EECS Atrium
1:45 PM-5:00 PM

Engineering Department Visits

  • Prospective students should meet their department’s escort at 1:45, near the Duderstadt Center Gallery
Various CoE Locations
3:00 PM-4:00 PM Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) Information Session    1180 Duderstadt Center

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 

The award dinner for poster presenters will take place on 11/16, from 5:00-7:00, in the Johnson Rooms, Lurie Engineering Center.