Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Check-in and badge pickup opens at 7:30 a.m. in the Indiana Memorial Union Whittenberger Auditorium lobby.
8:00–9:00 a.m. | Continental Breakfast | IMU Georgian Room
9:00–9:10 a.m. | Welcoming Remarks | IMU Whittenberger Auditorium
Presenter: Executive Dean, College of Arts + Sciences, Larry Singell
9:10–9:20 a.m. | Presentation of 2018 Gill Tranformative Investigator Award—Viviana Gradinaru, Ph.D. | IMU Whittenberger Auditorium
Presenter(s): Cary Lai, Linda and Jack Gill Scholar and Professor, Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences.
9:20–10:10 a.m. | Keynote Lecture: "Understanding and Influencing Whole-Animal Physiology and Behavior with Engineered Gene Delivery Vectors, Tissue Clearing, and Optogenetics" | IMU Whittenberger Auditorium
Presenter(s): Viviana Gradinaru, Ph.D. from the California Institute of Technology CALTECH, Pasadena, CA.
10:10–10:20 a.m. | Q&A Session with Dr. Gradinaru