Symposium Information & Agenda

1. Agenda

NOTE:  The agenda will be available on this site and distributed to NECS members after the submission deadline for talks/posters closes on Wednesday, May 8th.

2. Symposium Location

(Google Map below)
Brown University
85 Waterman Street
Providence, RI 02912

3.  Driving Directions and Parking

4.  Other Modes of Transportation

Kennedy Plaza, the local bus service hub, and Union Station, home to trains from Amtrak and the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA), are both downtown, just a short walk or taxi ride from campus. T.F. Green Airport is 10 miles south, in Warwick, R.I.

5.  Suggestions for Lunch

  • Campus Eateries 
    • The Blue Room & Campus Market (in the Stephen Roberts Campus Center at 75 Waterman Street) are the closest to the symposium location & accept credit cards. 
  • Local Restaurants (within walking distance)
    • Subway - 114 Waterman Street, Providence, RI (0.1 mile)
    • Pokoeworks - 213 Thayer Street, Providence, RI (0.1 mile)
    • Starbucks - 218 Thayer Street, Providence, RI (0.1 mile)
    • Froyoworld - 219 Thayer Street, Providence, RI (0.1 mile)
    • By CHLOE - 223 Thayer Street, Providence, RI (0.2 miles)
    • Chipotle Mexican Grill - 235 Thayer Street, Providence, RI (0.2 miles)
    • Shake Shake - 249 Thayer Street, Providence, RI (0.2 miles)
    • Antonio's Pizza - 256 Thayer Street, Providence, RI (0.2 miles)
    • EastSide Pockets - 278 Thayer Street, Providence, RI (0.2 miles)