9-12 November 2016
US/Eastern timezone

Banquet (Thursday 6:30 pm), with Speaker Joseph A. Giaime, Observatory Head, LIGO Livingston (Caltech), Professor of Physics and Astronomy (LSU)

The conference banquet will be held at 6:30 pm on Thursday at the Charlottesville Omni.

We will begin with a welcome to UVa from the University's Provost, Tom Katsouleas, followed by a welcome from the chair of UVa's Physics Department, Joseph Poon.

The after-dinner speaker will be Joseph A. Giaime, Observatory Head, LIGO Livingston (Caltech), Professor of Physics and Astronomy (LSU), who will speak on the exciting subject of gravitational waves.