2018 Statewide Symposium

The Statewide Symposium is a NASA/Arizona Space Grant event that includes students and faculty from The University of Arizona, Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and community college affiliates. The all-day Symposium consists of over 140 presentations on a variety of topics based on research done by Space Grant interns over their past year. For many students, this will be their first presentation at a professional conference.

The 2018 Statewide Symposium will be hosted by The University of Arizona.

Attendance at the symposium is MANDATORY for all interns. Abstracts, RSVPs and presentations must be submitted by interns no later than the applicable dates listed below. Interns attending the Symposium should communicate with their respective college's program office to learn about travel and board arrangements.

Important Symposium Dates

March 7, 2018 Symposium Abstracts DUE
NOTE: Late abstracts will not be accepted without a compelling reason and Space Grant Management concurrence.
March 23, 2018 Mentor & Guest RSVPs DUE
March 30, 2018 Presentations DUE
April 13, 2018 Statewide Symposium Banquet
April 14, 2018 Statewide Symposium

Symposium Information

Symposium Banquet Friday, April 13, 2018

The Friday night Space Grant Symposium Banquet location is:

Sheraton Tucson Hotel & Suites
5151 E Grant Rd
Tucson, AZ 85712

Symposium Banquet

  • The banquet will begin at 7:00pm.
  • Nice business dress is in order.

Symposium Banquet Keynote Speaker


Symposium Saturday, April 14, 2018

The Saturday Space Grant Symposium location is:

Sheraton Tucson Hotel & Suites
5151 E Grant Rd
Tucson, AZ 85712

Statewide Symposium

  • The symposium will begin at 8:00am.
  • Symposium attire is business casual — no shorts or T-shirts.
  • For Symposium information, call (520) 621-8556.

Symposium Parking

Parking is FREE at the hotel.

Symposium Abstract Writing Tips

Archived Symposia

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