CBM Fall 2023 Industry Advisory Board (IAB) Meeting

(part of a series)

Location: Hall for Discovery and Learning Research, 207 S Martin Jischke Drive, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907

The CBM Fall 2023 IAB Meeting will be held on November 7 & 8, 2023, at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.

(Per below, optional lab tours and faculty meetings will be available on the evening of November 6.)


Please see the agenda for a description of activities on both days. Note: this is a hybrid meeting, with the option of attending either in-person or via Zoom (for parts of the meeting).


Representatives from the center's Industry Advisory Board, their colleagues, NSF personnel, guests, and faculty members and students from either Indiana University, Purdue University, or the University of Notre Dame are invited to register for the meeting. Following registration, participants will receive a calendar invitation for the meeting. Online participants: the invitation will include the Zoom link & instructions for connecting to the meeting. For those attending in person, see below for information on suggested hotels and parking.

Please register by Friday, October 20, 2023.


In conjunction with the meeting, current IAB members and CBM guests are encouraged to meet with Purdue faculty members who are conducting research of interest and visit their labs and facilities. Sign-up details will be posted soon.


A block of rooms has been reserved at Hilton Garden Inn (356 East. State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47906). The rate is $119/night. Reservations can be made through the link, or by calling the hotel directly at 765-743-2100 and using Group Code 90L. Guests can also edit the number of nights they are staying through the link. The cutoff date for this rate is midnight on Monday, October 16.

Other hotel options:

Purdue Union Club Hotel (in Purdue Union on campus, 201 North Grant Street, West Lafayette) 765-494-8922

Hampton Inn & Suites (160 Tapawingo Dr, West Lafayette) 765-269-8004

Parking: Parking is available with a parking pass obtained in advance.


In addition to many informal opportunities, graduate students and postdocs will have structured times for interaction with CBM industry personnel, including a poster session on the evening of Nov. 7 (please indicate your interest in presenting a poster during registration) and the morning of Nov. 8 during two panels that will be held concurrently with the closed IAB sessions (see the agenda for more details).

Students coming from other sites: travel and lodging to the meeting may be covered by CBM. Please contact your respective CBM site director (Paul Bohn for ND and Stephen Jacobson for IU) for more information.



Garth Simpson, Site Director, gsimpson@purdue.edu

Jennifer Gray, Operations Manager Purdue University, gray160@purdue.edu

Caitlin Dunlap, Graduate Student, dunlap21@purdue.edu


Arnie Phifer, Operations Director, aphifer@nd.edu