*Originally posted on LSU's The Pursuit Blog by Paige Jarreau
Conferences! Whether you are a student or a faculty member, they provide a break from the normal school routine and a chance to learn more about the current research in your field.
But the excitement starts to wear off if you experience poster printing issues, travel delays, or arrive late to your first pre-conference meeting, review the conference agenda and discover all the relevant sessions are at the same time. That’s why we’ve gathered together some tips for attending a scientific conference, to help you rein in the craziness!