The NASCENT Center hosts annual site visits by our funding agency, the National Science Foundation (NSF). During these site visits, NSF representatives and the NASCENT Center’s Industrial Advisory Board (IAB) members interact with students and faculty, and are given updates on recent research progress made by the center. The 2018 NSF Site Visit will be hosted at the University of Texas’ Pickle Research Campus on May 8th and 9th
Activities start on May 8 (Tuesday) with breakfast, available at 7:15 AM and first session at 8 AM. Tuesday events of note include center presenations, facility tours, poster session (starting at 3 PM) and dinner (7 PM). Wednesday starts with breakfast at 7:45, first session at 8:45 AM and closed sessions (NSF Site team, NASCENT Leadership and faculty) starting at 3 PM.