SPRING 2015

 

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Let the Games Begin!


 

April 19-22, 2015

Houston Texas

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Program and
Participant List

Hotel Information
& Local Events

Transportation

Registration & Volunteering

 

Meeting Committee

Platinum /Gold  Sponsors

Silver /Bronze Sponsors

 



Program & Participant List

Starting this year, the program will be online via the NCURA Guidebook App.

Download the App now and get the Official Program.

Download the NCURA Guidebook App for Apple Download the NCURA Guidebook App for Android

Web Version of the App

Full Program (PDF)

 

We are pleased to announce that the Research Administrators Certification Council (RACC) will be offering a Body of Knowledge Review Session for the Certified Research Administrator Exam in conjunction with our Region V Spring Meeting on Sunday, April 19. The session will be from 9:00am - 5:00pm and the registration fee of $205 includes a boxed lunch. Registration information is available through RACC at www.cra-cert.org

 

 


 

Hotel Information

The program committee is happy to announce that hotel booking for rooms at the Hyatt Regency Houston-Downtown for the Spring Region V meeting is now available!  Reservations may be made by clicking here.  Please book early to ensure that you will have a room at the host hotel. 

 

In order to assist you in determining the length of your stay, please note that the optional conference workshops will begin on Sunday, April 19 at 8:30 a.m.    Also on Sunday, we have coordinated with the Research Administrators Certification Council to provide a Body of Knowledge Review Session for the Certified Research Administrator Exam  (additional information forthcoming).  There will be a reception on Sunday evening beginning around 6:00 p.m.  The meeting officially commences on Monday morning at 8:30 a.m.   The conference will conclude at noon on Wednesday, April 22.

 

To view photos and to access information about the hotel amenities, please follow this link.  Please remember to use the passkey link in the first paragraph to ensure that you receive the conference rate for our event.

 

Overflow Hotel Information

 CROWNE PLAZA HOUSTON-DOWNTOWN HOTEL

In the heart of the Central Business District, the Crowne Plaza Houston Downtown offers a prime location close to leading Houston businesses and must-see attractions. We're conveniently located just 4 blocks from the Metro LightRail,

The Crowne Plaza Houston Downtown is located at 1700 Smith St, Houston, TX 77002 just 5 minutes from the Hyatt.
 
Online Reservations, click the link below: 
Region V Annual Meeting 2015 Overflow

NOTE: If the above link does not work on your computer, the hotel suggests booking on your smartphone.

 


Code: REG
Name: NCURA 2015
Rate: $169.00 plus 17% tax

 

 

Local Events

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Transportation from the Airport to the Hotel

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Parking Services

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Registration & Volunteering

Register Now

It’s never too early to volunteer!  If you are interested in assisting with on-site activities such as session monitoring, evaluations, registration, dinner group hosting, etc. , please contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Shelly Berry Hebb at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  If you have any questions about the meeting, please contact our program chair, Katherine Kissmann at (979)847-7635 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

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Meeting Committee

Program Committee Chair
Katherine Kissmann The Texas A&M University System This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
       
Committee Members
Shelly Berry Hebb The Texas A&M University System This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Scott Davis University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Courtney Frazier Swaney University of Texas Austin This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Joanne Palmer Texas State University This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Roxanne Parks Lamar University This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Katie Plum Angelo State University This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Robyn B. Remotigue University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Colette Solpietro Texas Tech University This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Thomas B. Spencer University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Krystal R. Toups University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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Bronze Sponsors

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http://www.evisions.com/
                       

 


Associate Sponsors