2014 NE Regional Sigma Xi Conference

Saturday, April 26, 2014
8:30 am to 5:00 pm
SUNY College at Old Westbury
 Old Westbury, New York.

Keynote Speakers


Dr. Patricia Casaccia

Professor of Neuroscience 

Mount Sinai Hospital 

Icahn Medical Institute 
1425 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10029

Dr. J. Peter Gergen
Professor of Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Director, Center for Developmental Genetics
Director, Undergraduate Biology
Stony Brook University


Early bird registration (March 1st): Faculty  $50; Students $25

After April 1st   

Faculty $60

Onsite registration $65

(Students do not pay late fees)

Vendor $200

The registration fee covers all conference costs, including the cost for breakfast and lunch and conference gifts. All attendees must register. Members and non-members are welcome. Faculty mentors are welcome to come with their students. Please check this web site for updated information and additional links.
We need judges for the poster presentations. 



​If you prefer to mail your payment:

Fernando Nieto
SUNY College at Old Westbury
PO BOX 210
Old Westbury, NY 11568

(write your checks out to “Polytech/SUNY Old Westbury Chapter”)

Abstract submission







Abstract deadline extended- April 1st, 2014.

Hotel Information

These are some of the most economic choices in the area:

Econolodge, Hicksville

Red Roof, Garden City

Best Western, Woodbury

Fairfield Inn, Syosset


Location: SUNY College at Old Westbury, Campus Center.
Directions are available at the website: http://www.oldwestbury.edu/about/directions.cfm
Parking is free.

Exhibitor Registration Form Participant Registration Form Abstract Guidelines Abstract Submission Poster Presentation Guidelines