ICERS Summit 2015

The Interdisciplinary Student Research Summit is an annual event that highlights student research here at the University of Illinois. The summit provides a means for peer interaction and feedback amongst students as well as providing a platform for student interaction with professors from the department. This year’s summit will feature Dr. Branko Kerkez from the University of Michigan talking about system resilience. New this year will be a pre-summit social event the evening before (April 21st) on the 3rd floor of the Yeh Center to allow for students to meet with the keynote speaker and other faculty. Keep checking the website as well as our social media presence for updates. We look forward to seeing you there!

More About Dr. Kerkez

Can be any size and any topic related to engineering innovation in the fields of sustainability, resilience and risk.

Oral Presentations
Student oral presentations should be 10 minutes long.  If you wish to apply for a presentation, be sure to note that in your submission

Please feel free to email us with any additional questions or concerns (
Summit Flyer

Submit abstract for poster and/or presentation here. (NEW DEADLINE April 10th)

Location: Illini Union Room 210

12:00 – 12:30 pm Posters Setup
12:30 – 1:30 pm Posters / Lunch (lunch provided for those registered)
1:30 – 3:00 pm Keynote Speaker
3:00 – 5:00 pm Student Oral Presentations