The 2014 MSGC Student Research Symposium will be held on Monday April 7, 2014 at MSU-Bozeman.
The Symposium is an annual opportunity for Montana students in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields to present their research. All MSGC affiliate institutions are encouraged to participate and travel support will be available for MSGC past, present, and potential student participants and their advisers. The Symposium was held on the MSU-Bozeman campus in the Student Union Building (SUB) Ballrooms from 8am to 5:30pm.
2014 Keynote Speakers
Jaime Waydo Google[x] Systems Engineer on the Chauffeur Self-Driving Car Program and former Curiosity Rover Mobility Engineer (more info)
Michelle Larson President of the Adler Planetarium (more info)
Student Presentation Awards:
- eComponents Technology Best Undergraduate Talk from a Research Institution - $350
- Anasphere, Inc. Best Undergraduate Poster from a Research Institution - $150
- 406 Aerospace Best Undergraduate Talk from a Small Institution - $350
- Museum of the Rockies Best Undergraduate Poster from a Small Institution - $150
- Montana Aviation Research Company Best Graduate Student Talk - $350
- Sciential Consulting, LLC Best Graduate Student Poster - $150
- Montana Space Grant Consortium Best Group Talk - $500
Angela Des Jardins, Director of MSGC, UM's Ed Kleinsasser and MSU's Tim Basta accepting their award for best undergraduate talk at the 2013 student research symposium
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2013 MSGC Student Research Symposium. The 2013 schedule of student talks and posters is available.
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2012 MSGC Student Research Symposium. The 2012 Symposium Schedule is available as well as titles of the 2012 Student Talks and 2012 Student Posters. The 2012 Student Abstracts are organized by session topic.
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2011 MSGC Student Research Symposium. The 2011 Symposium included keynote speakers Dava Newman and Jaime Waydo. The 2011 Symposium Schedule is available here as well as the detailed schedule of 2011 Student Presentations and the 2011 Presentation Abstracts organized by session topic.