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The NIH Handheld User Group (HUG) invites you to join us for the 2011 Handheld User Group Expo!

Wednesday, April 13, 2011
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
NIH Building 10, South Entrance Lobby

This event will feature 25 vendors representing the latest in mobile technologies, carriers, website/app developers, and research/clinical applications. In addition to the Expo, a series of mobile-related presentations will be held in the Masur Auditorium from 9:30am-2pm and several in-depth developer sessions will be held in parallel from 10am-2:30pm in the NIH Library training room.  All presentations in Masur will be broadcast live on http://videocast.nih.gov.  Driving directions are listed at the bottom of this message.

For the latest information on the schedule and participating vendors, please check out our event page and consider joining the Handheld User Group discussion list.

HUG event webpage:
http://nihlibrary.nih.gov/ResearchTools/Pages/2011HUGEvent.aspx

If you have any questions about this event, feel free to contact James King ([log in to unmask]) or Steven Santoni ([log in to unmask]).

About the HUG:

As a joint effort of the NIH Library and the Center for Information Technology (CIT), the HUG's mission is to provide NIH users with information on handheld resources, services, implementations, and technologies; to offer a forum for the exchange of information and ideas; and to promote awareness of the benefits of handheld technologies in fulfilling the NIH mission.

Getting to NIH:

This event is open to the public but the campus does require security screening.  Since parking is very limited on campus, it is best to take Metro (Medical Center station).  Directions are here:

http://clinicalcenter.nih.gov/about/visitor/dir_to.shtml

There is a small lot near Bldg. 10 (just across the street from Bldg. 9 on the map) that has metered parking.  The best bet is MLP-11 which is a paid parking garage just outside the Metro station.  If you've not been here before, factor in extra time for the security checks and distance between the campus entrance and the library.

Here's a parking map for visitors:

http://parking.nih.gov/visitor_access_map.htm

If you do take Metro, here's a campus map with shuttle routes:

http://dtts.ors.od.nih.gov/NIHShuttle/scripts/shuttle_map_live.asp


-James
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James King, MLS
Information Architect
National Institutes of Health Library
Building 10, Room 1L-13G
10 Center Drive, MSC 1150
Bethesda, MD 20892-1150
Phone: (301) 496-2187
Fax: (301) 402-0254
E-mail: [log in to unmask]
http://nihlibrary.nih.gov/
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