Users Meeting, ILC worldwide event, Oddone symposium – Wednesday and Thursday

Fermilab will be abuzz with a number of meetings taking place in Wilson Hall from June 12-13. For your convenience, here’s a list of the events taking place at the laboratory this week.

Wednesday, June 12
8 a.m.
Registration for Users Meeting
Auditorium Lobby

9 a.m. to 3:40 p.m.
Users Meeting
Scientists discuss the laboratory’s new physics results and future initiatives in the areas of collider, astroparticle, neutrino and accelerator physics.

3:40 to 5:40 p.m.
The International Linear Collider:
From Design to Reality

A series of talks on the ILC will focus on its physics, design and contributions to industry. The official handover of the ILC Technical Design Report concludes the program.

5:45 to 7:45 p.m.
FSPA poster session
The Fermilab Student and Postdoc Association displays posters submitted by early-career Fermilab scientists.

8 p.m.
Public lecture by Sean Carroll
Tickets: $7
Scientist, author, and Cal Tech professor Sean Carroll will give a talk titled “Particles, Fields and the Future of Physics” as part of the Fermilab Lecture Series.

9 to 11 p.m.
Festa Italiana
Kuhn Barn
A reception at Kuhn Barn, sponsored by the Fermilab Users Association and the Cultural Association of Italians at Fermilab, follows the evening’s public lecture.

Thursday, June 13
8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Users Meeting

4 to 5:50 p.m.
Director Pier Oddone Farewell Symposium
Presenters will give a series of fast-paced presentations that highlight Fermilab’s many achievements and milestones during Pier’s tenure as director.

6 to 7:30 p.m.
Director Farewell Reception
Join your fellow employees and users for refreshments, hors d’oeuvres and conversation.