Bridging the Gap in STEM* Research from Conception to Application

The 71st Joint Annual Meeting of NIS and BKX, will be hosted by Prairie View A&M University, Houston, Texas. The meeting was held on March 12-16, 2014 at The Westin Houston, Memorial City, Houston Texas.

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*STEM: Science,Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

October 1, 2013

Hotel guaranteed group-rates begin

December 13, 2013

Deadline for ALL Undergraduate AND Graduate Abstracts to be considered for awards (Online Submission only)

January 13, 2014

Deadline for Late Abstract Submission (not eligible for awards) 

February 1, 2014

E-mail notification of accepted abstracts

February 1, 2014

Deadline for Exhibitor Registration and Payment

February 1, 2014

Deadline for Financial Sponsor and Advertiser Registration and Payment

February 15, 2014

Deadline for NIS Student (Undergrad and grad Travel Award Request) Deadline for NIS Faculty Travel Stipend Request Student Attendees List Student Profile Form Deadline (Mail or email only - NO FAX)

February 15, 2014

Up until this date Early Registration fees apply: Undergrad $250, Graduates and Faculty/Faculty Sponsor $350 After this date (and on-site) Late fees apply :  Undergrad $275, Graduates and Faculty/Faculty Sponsor $375


February 19, 2014

Hotel guaranteed group-rate ends