RHIC Retreat 2008


March 31st - April 1st, 2008

Gurney 's Inn, Montauk, NY


April 2nd, Closeout, at BNL




Overall Agenda        Steering  Committee     Participants        Photos     Retreat Summary


Monday March 31 - AM

Opening Session

8:30 AM -12:15 PM

Chairman: T. Roser




Tuesday April 1 - AM

Operations and systems

8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Organizers: P. Ingrassia, F. Pilat

Chairman: P. Pile


 Wednesday April 2 - PM

Retreat 2008 Closeout

1:30-4:30 PM - Snyder

Chairman: D. Lowenstein




Monday March 31 - PM

Preparation for ions

and PP operations


2:00 – 6:30 PM

Organizers: K. Brown, C. Montag

Chairman: W. Fischer





 Tuesday April 1- PM

Panel led Discussion

Info and topics

2:00 – 6.00 PM

Organizer: M. Brennan

Chairman:  D. Lowenstein

Panel:  L. Ahrens, P. Ingrassia, W. MacKay, R. Michnoff, J. Sandberg, T. Satogata







Attendance is by invitation.




Check-in at Gurney’s is 3:30 PM, check-out is before lunch Tuesday

The luggage will be guarded on Tuesday PM.

Wireless will be available in the business center and rooms.




Dinner upon arrival on Sunday March 30 at 8:00 PM

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner will be served on Monday March 31

Breakfast and Lunch will be served on Tuesday April 1.




No group transportation is provided, but car-pooling is encouraged.

Beware of heavy traffic in the Hamptons.




Participants are responsible for paying the expenses and will be

reimbursed upon submission of a travel report.