Social Events!

Welcome Reception:

Sunday, June 16th from 6:00-7:30 p.m.
All registrants are invited to attend a welcome reception at the hotel (hors d'oeuvres and drinks will be provided). Don't miss this opportunity to socialize and network with your peers from around the world in one of the most spectacular architectural venues in San Francisco.

Awards Banquet:

Thursday, June 20th from 6:00-9:00 p.m.
A full-service, sit-down banquet following a reception at 6:00 p.m. will be held in the world-famous atrium of the Hyatt Hotel. The dinner and ceremony following will acknowledge and present awards for our recognized, outstanding members and students in the pulsed power and plasma science community.

Please join us for a festive and memorable social engagement with our friends and colleagues at this very special location! Tickets for attendance to the gourmet banquet may be purchased for only $35 for attendees ($45 for companions). The total number of tickets is limited, so please register early if you are interested. Follow this link in order to register, if you have not already.

Tickets, if available, may also be purchased at the conference during registration.


Take me out to the ball game! Buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jack, I don't care if I never get back!

A Night Out to see the World Series
Champion San Francisco Giants! (Sold Out)

PPPS has arranged a group outing to the San Francisco Giants baseball game against the San Diego Padres at AT&T Park on Tues., June 18 at 7:15pm. The tickets are in Section 320.

Although we are unable to sell you tickets at a reduced rate, you still may be able to get a good deal and a nice seat near our group by purchasing them directly from the ballpark.

Press this link and you will be directed to the San Francisco Giants website where you purchase a ticket to the game!