Catalyst S-STEM Regional Conference 2023


Saturday, March 25, 2023

Register Here Presentation Abstracts

Undergraduate and graduate students currently or formerly in S-STEM programs are invited to submit an abstract for a poster presentation or oral presentation. Focus of the presentations may include individual research projects, collaborative research projects, service projects, or other STEM-related experiences. 

S-STEM students at any point in their program are encouraged to submit an abstract. We also strongly encourage conference attendance for students and mentors who are not presenting, and a link for conference registration will be sent at a later date.

There are no registration fees for this conference!

Final Conference Agenda:

9-9:30 a.m.Registration and BreakfastBruyette Athenaeum Lobby
9:30-10:30 a.m.Keynote PanelHoffman Auditorium
10:30-11:30 a.m.Community Building SessionsVarious Locations (TBD)
11:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m.Poster SessionBruyette Reception Room
12:30-1:30 p.m.LunchCrystal Room, Mercy Hall
1:30-3 p.m.Concurrent Oral Presentations Rooms LL7A and LL&B, McDonough Hall
3 -4 p.m.Student and PI RoundtablesVarious Locations (TBD)


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Please park in lots E and F and proceed to the Bruyette Athenaeum lobby to check-in at the registration table.


Recommended Hotels for the Catalyst S-STEM Regional Conference:

Courtyard by Marriott – Hartford Farmington 
1583 Southeast Road
Farmington, CT 06032
Phone: 860-521-7100

Hampton Inn & Suites
301 Colt Highway
Farmington, CT 06032
Phone: 860-674-8488

Homewood Suites
2 Farm Glen Boulevard
Farmington, CT 06032
Phone: 860-321-0000

Avon Old Farms Hotel
279 Avon Mountain Road
Avon, CT 06001
Phone: 860-677-1651