====== ANNIE Simulations and Reconstruction Workshop ===== **April 29 and 30 (T,W): ANNIE Simulations and Reconstruction Workshop** \\ at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg MD. A preliminary agenda can be found [[recoworkshopagenda | here]] If you are interested: Please fill out the [[http://doodle.com/gkmtp4t2u46udzyw|Doodle Poll]] and contact Matt Wetstein (mwetstein AT uchichago.edu). ====== WATCHMAN collaboration Meeting ====== **May 1-2 (Th,F): WATCHMAN collaboration meeting.** Will be held on the Virginia Tech Campus at the Graduate Life Center (GLC) at Donaldson Brown 155 OTEY ST NW. Lodging for WATCHMAN meeting at the VT Inn: 16 Rooms are reserved till Monday, March 31, 2014. Any additional reservation requests after this date will be honored on a rate and space available basis only. Rates for reserved room block: $97.00 +tax single occupancy per room per night +applicable tax $117.00 double occupancy per room per night +applicable tax $10.00 each additional person per room per night Please call the hotel directly at (540) 231-8000 or toll free at (877) 200-3360 and ask for the Watchman Experiment room block. Should it be necessary to cancel a guestroom that has been guaranteed for late arrival, please do so 24 hours prior to the scheduled date of arrival. If we do not receive notice 24 hours prior to a “no-show” charge (equal to one night’s lodging rate plus applicable taxes) will be assessed and the reservation will be cancelled. The hotel block for the WATCHMAN meeting has expired but, depending on interest we will try and reserve a new block for ANNIE. An interactive campus map can be found at http://www.maps.vt.edu/interactive/ Dinning Downtown Blacksburg (Draper St and South Main) is pedestrian friendly with several restaurants available for lunch and dinner. Downtown Blacksburg (Draper St and South Main) is pedestrian friendly with several restaurants available for lunch and dinner.