About the Symposium & Celebration

The McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering formally invites you to celebrate Dr. Donald R. Paul and his 50 years of leadership, contributions to engineering and impact on the global scientific community.

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About Dr. Paul | Symposium Speakers

Thursday, October 12
Engineering Education and Research Center

Symposium / 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Reception / 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Celebration Banquet / 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Friday, October 13
Engineering Education and Research Center

Symposium / 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Reception / 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 14
Engineering Education and Research Center
Symposium / 7:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.


Directions

Engineering Education and Research Center
301 E. Dean Keeton Blvd.
Austin, TX 78712
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Parking
San Jacinto Garage is located on San Jacinto Blvd, just south of Dean Keeton Street. Once parked, walk across San Jacinto Blvd and enter the EERC.

Speedway Garage is located on Speedway, just north of Dean Keeton Street. Once parked, walk south on Speedway and cross Dean Keeton Blvd. The EERC is the 3rd building on your left.

Limited metered parking is available along Dean Keeton Blvd.

Accommodations

Hotels near campus include: AT&T Hotel and Conference Center, Hotel Ella, Hampton Inn , DoubleTree Hotel – University Area, Inn at Pearl Street.

Other hotels include: Doubletree Austin Hotel, W Hotel, Sheraton Austin, JW Marriott, Hotel Indigo, Hotel Van Zandt, Driskill Hotel, Omni Austin, Fairmont Inn, Intercontinental Stephen F. Austin, Westin Austin, plus many more.

There are small blocks of rooms available at the DoubleTree University Area ($209/nt) and at the DoubleTree Austin ($149/nt – 5 miles North of campus) for anyone who needs them. The deadline to book is September 12. Please use these links to access the special rates: DoubleTree University Area / DoubleTree Austin


Dr. Donald R. Paul Endowed Excellence Fund

Make an honorary gift to Dr. Paul’s Endowed Excellence Fund in celebration of his 50 years of dedication to the McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering! The fund supports the greatest needs of the department, ensuring excellence across our undergraduate and graduate education efforts, as well as faculty research and endeavors that will Change the World: Give Now