2024 SC EPSCoR Annual State Conference
April 9, 2024

The 2024 SC EPSCoR State Conference is a one-day conference intended to bring together faculty, post-doctoral fellows, graduate students, undergraduate students, and STEM professionals to facilitate networking and promote collaboration among South Carolina.

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Click here to view conference program and agenda.

Thank you to those who attended the state conference. We look forward to seeing you next year!

We’re sorry, but the deadline for registration has passed. 

To view the oral presentation abstracts, please click here. 

To view poster presentation abstracts, please click here.


The Conference will be held at the Columbia Metropolitain Convention Center.

1101 Lincoln St, Columbia, SC 29201

Interested Graduate Programs or Graduate Schools must register/submit a request to be considered for exhibit space. Please click here to request exhibit space.

The deadline to register is Friday, March 1, 2024 at 5:00pm. Please note the maximum number of exhibits may be reached before March 1st.

Abstracts may be submitted on the following topics:

Education, Outreach, and Diversity (EOD): Abstracts can focus on the challenges, success stories, and best practices in: STEM Education, Diversity, Science Community, Broad EOD

ADAPT in SC Project Related Themes:

  • Biomedical AI
  • Data Generation
  • New Development in Modeling Using Small Datasets
  • Large Language Models and Their Applications to Healthcare
  • Prompt Engineering for ChatGPT,
  • Modeling Dynamical Systems Using AI,
  • Integration of Mechanistic Modeling with AI,
  • Biomedical Device Development,
  • XAI (Explainable AI)

Other Topics of Interest:

  • Cybersecurity: Threats and Opportunities
  • Resiliency: Climate change, natural hazards, infrastructure (water, energy network/communications, transportation, etc.)
  • Energy: generation, storage, distribution and use.
  • Advanced Materials Science
  • Other Vision 2030 South Carolina Science and Technology Plan topics

If you have general conference questions please contact:

April Heyward, MRA
SC EPSCoR Program Manager
South Carolina Research Authority
e. april.heyward@scra.org