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University of Maryland College Park, MD • May 20-21, 2019
(Location: The Hotel at the University of Maryland)
Co-chairs: Howard Milchberg (Univ. of Maryland) and Earl Scime (West Virginia Univ.)

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Overseas workshop participants should familiarize themselves with visa requirements well in advance of the workshop. Here are some useful sources:

  1. U.S. Department of State =
  2. The majority of overseas attendees will be eligible for the "Visa Waiver Program." Details can be found at

For those who need an official invitation letter to obtain a visa from the U.S. Embassy, please email us at

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