LabMan 2019

Hosted by the Illinois Institute of Technology
June 11-13, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois

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Details

We are honored to have Illinois Institute of Technology hosting LabMan 2019. To learn more about Illinois Institute of Technology, visit the iit.edu

June 11-13, 2019

Chicago, Illinois

Registration

Attendee Registration Fee

Early (on or before May 1) - $225

Standard (May 2 - June 11) - $275

Onsite (June 11-13) - $300

Register for LabMan 2019

Your registration fee includes access to all sessions and conference events, along with breakfast, lunch, dinner and evening activities on June 12 and breakfast and lunch on June 13.

Presenter Registration is $50 off (discount code will be provided to presenters)

You may bring a guest with you to evening event and dinner on June 12 for an additional $50, which can be paid during registration. This option will NOT be available to purchase at the conference.

June 11 - LabStats Workshops

  • How to Save Money with LabStats (30 mins)
  • Finding Lab Space on Campus in a
    Tight Real Estate Market
    (30 mins)
  • Creating the Best Student Experience (30 mins)
  • Lab Management in a post-BYOD World (30 mins)
  • Supporting Grants and Funding with Data (30 mins)
  • Supporting Accessibility Initiatives with Data (30 mins)
  • Introduction to LabStats (30 mins)

These are our working titles but they are the topic areas we are working on preparing. We are still working on all of the details but we think that these workshops would run from  11am - 3pm on June 11th.

History of LabMan

LabMan 2019 is being hosted by the Illinois Institute of Technology. Let us know if you will be able to attend.

The Academic Lab Management Conference, also known as LabMan, was formed back in 2000 for professionals responsible for the maintenance of computer labs in education settings. As technology in labs continues to evolve, LabMan focuses on the overarching aspects of academic computing services which includes computer labs, bring your own device (BYOD), wireless support, classroom support, and innovation spaces for students and other patrons. A big thanks to the University of Maryland (College Park, MD) for hosting LabMan 2018. LabStats has been involved with LabMan since 2005 and for most years has had the honor of supporting LabMan as the Premier Sponsor. We are working hard to make this and every LabMan a fun and educational conference for all of our friends. Can't wait to see you at LabMan 2019!

Thank you Illinois Institute of Technology (Chicago, IL) for hosting LabMan 2019.

Things to do near LabMan 2019 (Chicago, IL)

WILLIS TOWER (SEARS TOWER)

www.theskydeck.com
Willis Tower is the tallest building in the Americas, and a fixture of the Chicago skyline since 1974. The Skydeck on the 103rd floor offers unparalleled views of the city: on a clear day, visitors can see across Lake Michigan to Wisconsin, Indiana and Michigan.

NAVY PIER

www.navypier.org
The most popular tourist attraction in all of Illinois, Navy Pier is home to a giant Ferris wheel, shops, restaurants, IMAX theatre, Chicago Children’s Museum and Chicago Shakespeare Theatre. Several of the boat tours operate from the pier as well.

MILLENNIUM PARK

www.millenniumpark.org
Discover a state-of-the-art collection of architecture, landscape design and art that provide the backdrop for hundreds of free cultural programs including concerts, exhibitions, tours, and family activities. In Millennium Park, you’ll find a new kind of town square – a lively, spectacular gathering spot located in the heart of the city and a destination for Chicagoans and visitors alike! Be sure to stop by one of the most famous pieces of public art in Chicago – Cloudgate, affectionately known as The Bean.

CHICAGO HISTORY MUSEUM

www.chicagohistory.org
The Chicago History Museum offers an eclectic variety of permanent and temporary exhibits showcasing our great city’s past, present, and future. For anyone interested in the real Chicago, this museum in Lincoln Park is a must-stop.

MAGNIFICENT MILE

www.themagnificentmile.com
A mix of residences and great shopping, the Magnificent Mile is a must stop for Chicago visitors. While perusing the shops, visit the Wrigley Building and Tribune Tower, and the Water Tower – the only remaining vestige from the Great Chicago Fire.

SHEDD AQUARIUM

www.sheddaquarium.org
Get up close and personal with over 32,000 animals at Chicago’s John G. Shedd Aquarium. In addition to its exhibits, the building itself is considered a significant architectural structure designed in the Beaux-Arts style. Located in the center of the Museum Campus, it’s a destination no visitor should miss.

ADLER PLANETARIUM

www.adlerplanetarium.org
The Adler Planetarium is the oldest planetarium in the Western Hemisphere, and the oldest still in existence today. Visitors can explore the numerous exhibits and visit three theaters in their exploration of space.

ILLINOIS HOLOCAUST MUSEUM

www.ilholocaustmuseum.org
Located in Skokie and opened in 2009, the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center is the main Holocaust memorial in the Midwest. Through various Holocaust-related items and exhibits, visitors will get a glimpse into these dark days in our history.

WRIGLEY FIELD

mlb.mlb.com/chc/ballpark/index.jsp
Home to the Chicago Cubs, Wrigley Field is the second oldest baseball stadium in use today next to Boston’s Fenway Park. If you’re a baseball fan, you’ll want to be sure to head to Clark and Addison for a visit to the Friendly Confines.

JOHN HANCOCK OBSERVATORY

www.hancockobservatory.com
One of the tallest buildings in the country, the Hancock Building Observatory Deck offers unparalleled views of the city and Lake Michigan, and in the winter even offers a sky-high ice skating rink! Dining is available at the Signature Room on the 95th, or stop in for a drink at the lounge on the 96th floor.