Research IS Discovery Day

Research IS Discovery Day


The Department of Research Information Services at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute will be hosting its second annual RIS Discovery Day on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., in the Roberts Center for Pediatric Center for Research conference rooms 1120 A/B. Presentations will be in room 2180. The mission of Research Information Services (RIS) is to deliver information and technology-based services and solutions that enable and extend both the scientific and administrative capabilities of the CHOP Research Institute, as well as steward the technology resources those solutions and services require.

Why Should You Attend?

This special event is a unique opportunity to discover and discuss technology services and solutions provided by Research IS that support your work within the CHOP research enterprise.

Meet Vendors

Meet with industry-leading companies about their latest products and solutions.

Hands-On Training

Sit down with our specialists and demo our products. Share with us your feedback and challenges. Staff will be available throughout the event.


Challenge the Shaz!

Interested in free prizes? A trivia buff? Think you have what it takes to beat the “Shaz”? Come to the “Challenge the Shaz!” table and test our resident master of movies to win a prize.

CHOP Pet Therapy

Take your mind off work and greet some friendly dogs at the CHOP pet therapy booth. They’ll be excited to see everyone!

Lunch provided for attendees!

Attend one of our presentations and/or the 1st floor conference room tables to receive a food ticket.

Presentation Agendas

Check back for our presentation agenda.

What Do You Want to See?



Roberts Center
First floor, rooms 1120A/B and Second floor, room 2180 (presentations). Food will be located on the 2nd floor outside of the presentation conference room. In order to receive food please attend a presentation and/or visit the tables on the 1st floor where you will receive a food ticket.