Conversation. Connection. Inspiration. Ideas.

There are many reasons to attend the Gateways 2017 conference, and we're glad you'd like to join us.

Registration has closed.

Conference registration closed on October 12, 2017. A limited number of both entire event and a la carte ticket options will be available on-site. Learn more about rates and a la carte options.

Make your travel plans.

The conference hotel has guaranteed rates and availability through October 11. We've got all the details of flights, hotels, and local transportation for you.

Bring a colleague.

The Science Gateways Community Institute still has funds to support travel for those who could not otherwise afford to attend. Consider bringing along a team member and applying for travel support by Thursday, September 28 (subject to availability).


Conference at a Glance

Monday, October 23

Tuesday, October 24

Wednesday, October 25

Breakfast and registration opens at 8:00am

Breakfast and registration opens at 8:00am

Breakfast and registration opens at 8:00am

Morning: Tutorials

(9:00am to 12:30pm with a 30-minute coffee break)

Morning: Keynote and Concurrent Sessions begin at 8:45am

Morning: Panel and Concurrent Sessions begin at 8:45am




Afternoon: Tutorials

(1:30pm to 5:00pm with a 30-minute afternoon break)

Afternoon: Concurrent Sessions with 30-minute afternoon break

Afternoon: Keynote and Open Space Sessions. Conference ends at 3:30pm, giving you plenty of time to get to the airport!

Evening Dinner at Menlo Innovations (with tours of the “Software Factory”)

5:15pm to 7:30pm

Evening Poster Session, Resource Expo, and Reception at University of Michigan Museum of Art (galleries open for browsing at 5:30pm; event begins at 6:00pm)

5:30pm to 8:00pm

Optional (not included in registration fee):

Dinner gathering at Zingerman’s Deli for people staying Wednesday night 

5:30pm to 7:30pm

This conference is brought to you by

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