If you plan to attend a tutorial/workshop, we ask that you
please register online using the Application Forms link. Online
registration will be closed a few days prior to the workshop but you may still register in person at the workshop (usually
in 3-176 Kenneth H.
Keller Hall). Your registration is important for a variety of reasons, including
the directory of participants which will be distributed when the workshop is
Name tags: Please
wear your name tag during workshops. If you have misplaced your nametag, please
ask the staff to make you a new one.
Lecture Notes/Material from
Talks: If you are a speaker, please email your presentation materials
to or bring printed material to 409 Lind Hall for scanning.
Whenever possible we post talk materials to the IMA web page. We can duplicate
directly from transparencies, however, we prefer an electronic version or a paper
copy. Material from IMA Talks can be found at http://www.ima.umn.edu/talks/.
We plan to have a poster session in every workshop.
Given our diverse interdisciplinary audience,
the poster session provides a valuable
opportunity for both
in-depth technical discussion and networking with researchers
new to your field.
All participants including speakers are
encouraged to present a poster.
If you would like to present a poster, please complete the
information below and send it to .
Date of event:
Abstract (five lines to a half page, plain text):
Submissions will be accepted until the first day of the
workshop, but we prefer to post your poster title and
abstract at the workshop website as soon as possible. Many IMA
visitors have told us that such advance information is very
helpful to them.
You can bring your poster with you to fit on the IMA poster
40 inches (101 cm) high by 30 inches (76 cm) wide. Poster size
can either be 40×30 (landscape) or 30×40
(portrait). IMA will provide the thumbtacks.
The poster board can accommodate 8 or 9 A4 pages.
Poster Printing Request:
If you are not able to carry your poster with you, we can print
your poster for you. You can e-mail a pdf or ppt file of your poster to
as possible or by 10:00am the day of the poster session. Kumsup Lee, IMA Systerms Manager is in-charge of
The lecture room is equipped with two data projectors that
two large screens on both sides of the lecture room
3-180 Keller Hall. There
are overhead projectors and an additional centered screen for
overhead slides. The room also has a 4x15 ft (120x450cm)
There is a desktop computer which is connected to the
Audio/Video system so you can bring your laptop to connect it.
Please let the staff know ahead of time of any other special needs such as slide
projectors, VCR, etc.
Photos: We take pictures
of all our postdocs and long-term visitors (one month or longer). If you have not
had your picture taken yet, please see the staff in
Hall. The IMA online Photo Gallery is at http://www.ima.umn.edu/people/picsmall.php
Coffee Hour: All visitors
are encouraged to attend the IMA coffee breaks held daily in
400 Lind except during workshops.
During workshops, the break typically takes place at 10:45am in
3-176 Kenneth H.
Keller Hall, but the time and location are subject to change; please
check the weekly
There are a variety of social events which provide
opportunities to meet and interact with other IMA visitors. We
reception during most workshops and often organize a workshop
The times and locations are listed in the Social Agenda, the
and/or the schedule update. IMA postdocs and visitors
arrange other social events.