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Seminars and Workshops

  • GRIT-X

    Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Back by popular demand from our 50th Anniversary weekend, it’s Grit-X! Head to UMBC’s Black Box Theatre on Saturday, October 14, from 10 a.m. to noon, and be enlightened by some of the most...
    Posted: August 23, 2017 3:52 PM
  • NSF Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) Workshop

    Friday, September 29, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    We will discuss the qualities of a successful NSF MRI proposal and review past proposals from UMBC which have been successful. UMBC may only submit three proposals to NSF, so we will also discuss...
    Posted: September 25, 2017 7:32 AM
  • NSF CAREER Awards Workshop

    Friday, May 12, 2017 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    RSVP required - please RSVP on the myUMBC version of this event, at The CAREER award is a prestigious grant offered by the National Science...
    Posted: February 21, 2017 4:31 PM
  • Spring 2017 Research Forum: Re-Imagining Aging Research

    Friday, May 5, 2017 at 8:00 AM - 1:30 PM
    RSVPs required - please RSVP at this link. Overview This is the Spring 2017 iteration of the semi-annual UMBC Research Forum series, which brings together researchers and scientists from...
    Posted: April 17, 2017 8:02 AM
  • Doing Business with DARPA Workshop (for faculty and staff)

    Friday, April 21, All Day
    The Office of Research Development is sponsoring a "Doing Business with DARPA Workshop" workshop for interested faculty and staff. The workshop will provide an overview of DARPA, describe the...
    Posted: March 31, 2017 2:24 PM
  • UMBC-UMB Partnership Symposium

    Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    RSVPs required - please RSVP at this link. Overview The goal of this annual event is to actively support establishing meaningful and sustainable research collaboration between our two...
    Posted: March 6, 2017 3:33 PM
  • Algorithms for the D-Wave – A Physics Perspective

    A talk by Dr. Raina Olsen from the Army Research Lab
    Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    The spin ½ chain is often used as an example problem that is particularly ill suited for the quantum annealing (QA) technique used by the D-Wave computer. Sometimes QA produces a correct classical...
    Posted: February 21, 2017 4:20 PM
  • NCURA Virtual Workshop: Building a Budget

    OSP is Hosting/Streaming this NCURA Workshop!
    Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    The Office of Sponsored Programs will be hosting (OSP Conference Room, ENG 329B) an NCURA Virtual Workshop on Wednesday March 8th.   We are already registered for this event.  There is no need...
    Posted: February 16, 2017 8:53 AM
  • Workshop on Becoming a Professional Society Fellow

    Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Professional Societies in many academic disciplines honor their most accomplished scholars with designations such as "fellow." In addition to academic rank, designations such as becoming a fellow...
    Posted: January 6, 2017 3:33 PM
  • Workshop on Binational Science Foundation

    Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    The United States-Israel Binational Science Foundation (BSF) supports research collaborations between the USA and Israel. Al Teich, the most recent U.S. chair of the BSF, will present on how a...
    Posted: January 6, 2017 3:24 PM