Below is the links to the Conference Program and Accepted Abstracts.  Please see Important Message below. 

CIK-2015 – Conference Program | CIK – 2015 – Accepted Abstracts
Important Message from the Executive Committee

Dear CIK Conference Participants,

CIK is looking forward to see you at the conference! While we are working on the detail of Conference program, we would like to share with you below important information.

  1. For the conference Program please see: CIK-2015 – Conference Program.
  2. For Accepted Abstracts please see:CIK – 2015 – Accepted Abstracts.
  3. Each presenter will have about 10-15 minutes to present his/her paper.   Please bring an electronic version of your presentation as well as a few hard-copies of your paper/presentation.
  4. If you prefer to use CIK template for your PowerPoints presentation please see: CIK-PowerPoint template. 
  5. Please send your paper to the editor ( for review for possible publication in THE CYRUS CHRONICLE journal within 30 days from conference.
  6. Those who have poster presentation have received a separate email which gave them option to drop their poster earlier at Bentley University or bring it to Radcliffe Institute on Harvard University Campus.  For template and sample of the Poster please see  Poster-template.
  7. If you have not registered for the conference yet, please do so ASAP.  If you cannot register electronically, you can do it at the Registration Desk during the conference and payment can be made by check or cash.
Conference Location & Transportation:
  1. Conference location is:  Radcliffe Institute on Harvard University Campus. Address: 10 Garden St, Cambridge, MA 02138; Please see this website for more info. |
  2. Round-trip shuttle transportation from Hyatt Regency at Cambridge (HRC) hotel to Harvard Square will be available every 20-30 minutes from 7:00 AM – 9:00 PM.
  3. Cost of parking at the HRC for CIK hotel guests is discounted to $15 for 24 hours (usually $38).
  4. To arrange and make car parking reservations at Harvard University, please use this link:
  5. We recommend conference participates’ use S.K COACH SERVICE as a private taxi in the Cambridge/Boston area.   S.K. is offering a fix rate of $ 40, one way, services from Logon Airport to the HRC.  Below is the S.K COACH information:  S.K COACH SERVICE, INC. 17 AUBREY TER. MALDEN, MA 02148; 617-642-6875 / 857-236-7421; ravi kumar <>

Looking forward to see you all in Cambridge/Boston!

CIK – Conference Committee


Research Poster Design

For your convenience we have created attached PowerPoint template so you can design your research poster on it. Poster-template

References for Poster Design