PhysCon 2019 - Making Waves & Breaking Boundaries

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PhysCon 2016 Between Sessions

PhysCon 2019 will bring together more than 1,500 students of physics and astronomy with mentors, alumni and renowned scientists in Providence, RI for a life-changing experience to explore how we all have the capacity to Make Waves & Break Boundaries.  Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from luminaries in the field, go on tours, engage in workshops, and build our community. 

Plenary Speakers

  • Dame Susan Jocelyn Bell Burnell - Honorary Chair
  • Sandeep Giri
  • Dr. John C. Mather
  • Dr. Jami Valentine Miller
  • Dr. Ellen D. Williams

NEW at PhysCon 2019 - SPS Chapter event “Breaking Boundaries”! Promote your chapter’s events and accomplishments while also learning ways to improve yours by experiencing the unique culture of other SPS chapters

Check out our fundraising page for tips on how to make it there.

PhysCon 2016 at slac

Quick facts:

Location: Downtown Providence, RI
Dates: November 14-16, 2019
Rhode Island Convention Center
Headquarter Hotel: Omni Providence
5 Plenaries, 20+ breakouts, 2 poster sessions, careers fair, and exciting tours!

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