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Register now for the 2016 Industry Conference and NSF/DOE Site Visit

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The 2016 Annual Industry Conference and Site Visit was held at the Crowne Plaza in downtown Knoxville and at the CURENT offices/labs at the University of Tennessee. Although the Crowne Plaza is located within walking distance of CURENT at 401 W. Summit Hill Drive, Knoxville, TN 37902, we also provided transportation to CURENT from the hotel and back for the lab tours. 


Registration closed on Nov. 11, 2016. Invitees were asked to fill out and submit a registration form.  

Industry/Attendee registration form

CURENT Partner School Faculty/Student registration form (UTK Faculty/Students do not register) 

Registration cut-off date was Nov. 11, 2016 


Rooms were blocked at the Crowne Plaza at the contracted university rate of $115.  A king bed could be requested at a rate of $130. The group room block code was CSV (CURENT Site Visit).   

Hotel registration cut-off date was Oct. 21, 2016. We asked guests to make a reservations prior to this date to assure a room and event pricing.  


Self-parking at the Crowne Plaza was $8.00 per day. Valet parking was also available for $15.00 per day. Parking tokens were available at the registration desk as well.  

Agenda                                       Event Guide

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Please email Wendy Smith if you have questions or need further information.