Edward Large and the Music Dynamics Lab are excited to host the annual New England Sequencing and Timing (NEST) meeting at UCONN.

Registration is on-site.  Faculty and post-docs are $40; Student registration is $20.  Registration includes coffee breaks and lunch.  Please join us for dinner at Ed’s that evening for great conversation, dining, and drinks.

New England Sequencing and Timing (NEST) 2018
April 21, 2018, 9:00 a.m.
At University of Connecticut, Storrs in Storrs, Connecticut

The 2018 NEST program/abstract book can be downloaded HERE.

After the meeting join us for socializing followed by a casual dinner.

Call For Abstracts is now open! The Submission deadline is 2/28/18. All abstracts should be sent to along with your preference of a 20min or 45min talk duration.

RSVP! If you plan on attending NEST 2018, please email us at and let us know that you will be attending and for which meals you will be present (registration includes breakfast lunch and dinner) so we can make a tally.

Location details:

University of Connecticut, Storrs

Laurel Hall 305 (ADDRESS for GPS: 2075 Hillside Rd, Storrs, CT 06269.  Interactive Map available here)

Please park in Y/B-Lot (free) or the South Parking Garage (prices available here)


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NEST Lodging (distance from Storrs):

Nathan Hale Inn (on campus) ~ $190/night

Best Western: Storrs (5.8 miles) ~$100/night

Roadway Inn: Willington (7.6 miles) ~$80/night

The nearest airport is Bradley International (BDL) in Hartford, CT (approximately 45 mins).
If you do not wish to rent a car, UCONN offers a shuttle services:
UCONN-Bradley Shuttle
Alternatively, Boston Logan is approximately 1.5 hrs

Abstracts from NEST 2012 are available here.

Abstracts from NEST 2013 are available here.

Abstracts from NEST 2014 are available here.

Abstracts from NEST 2015 are available here.

Abstracts from NEST 2016 are available here.

Abstracts from NEST 2017 are available here.