A conference organized for the purpose of gathering and sharing information
on successful models for undergraduate research in mathematics, in order
to explore new ways to establish more research opportunities for undergraduates
and to bring the most talented students into research level mathematics.
The current program is available
for your review.
Special Note: Due to space and funding
limitations for this conference, we are no longer accepting registrations;
however, those mathematicians who wish to participate but have not received
an invitation are still welcome to request that they be put on the waiting
list. Mathematicians who wish to be put on the waiting list should send
a letter to firstname.lastname@example.org discussing their interest in involving undergraduates
in research and indicating how they might benefit or contribute to the
All participants must register with the Mathematics Meetings Service
Bureau (MMSB) by August 14, 2006. To
register, please send email to email@example.com
and give the following information:
full name, address, phone #, affiliation
(for badge), and email address (if different than the one appearing
in your message)
An acknowledgment of your registration will be sent to you by email from
Funded participants are responsible for making their own travel arrangements.
Travel expenses, including air and ground transportation, will be reimbursed
after the conference. Lodging expenses, including room fee and tax, for
the nights of Thursday, Friday and Saturday (if necessary), along with
meals from dinner on Thursday, September 28 through lunch on Saturday,
September 30, 2006 will be covered by funding from the National Security
Agency. Conference participants will be responsible for any extraneous
expenses, such as phone calls.
Only registered participants can make sleeping room reservations at
the following hotel. Reservations must be made through the MMSB by
calling 1-800-321-4267 Ext. 4143 or 4144 OR by sending email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reservations cannot be made directly with the hotel. The AMS has
negotiated the following room rates.
The Westin O'Hare
6100 River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018
Single $139/Double $139, 13% tax
Cutoff date for reservations with the MMSB: September 5, 2006
Please also let the MMSB know if you DO NOT need housing.
Please see http://www.rosemont.com/
for maps, references to restaurants, and other local information.
Rosemont is located only five minutes from Chicago O'Hare airport.
The Westin O'Hare Hotel has a complimentary airport shuttle for guests.
If you are arriving on a domestic flight, please go to the bus shuttle
center, located one level below the baggage claim area. Wait at
door 3. The shuttle runs every 20 minutes starting on the hour from
5 a.m. - midnight. If you are arriving after those hours, you must
call the hotel to request the shuttle. If you are arriving on an
international flight, please call the hotel to request the shuttle, and
wait at door 5E.
General Driving directions:
From East: Take Interstate
90 West to I-190 West towards O'Hare. Exit onto River Road and at the
end of the ramp go left at the light. Go two blocks and you will see
the Westin O'Hare Hotel on the left.
From Chicago O'Hare International
Airport: Take Interstate 90 East and exit onto River Road going
north. Follow the exit around and take River Road to the second stop
light. The Westin O'Hare Hotel is on the left side of the street.
From North: Take Interstate
294 South to Interstate 190 West. Exit at Mannheim Road North to Higgins
Road. Turn right and proceed straight through 3 lights to Desplains
River Road. Turn right again and the Westin O'Hare Hotel is on the right.
From South: Take Interstate
294 North to I-190 West towards O'Hare. Go through the toll booth and
get in the right hand lane to exit onto River Road. Go left onto River
Road and the next left is into the Westin O'Hare Hotel.
weather forecast for DesPlaines, IL (60018) is generally appropriate.