The 9th edition of the iPlasmaNano Symposium will be held at the Marina Grand Resort in New Buffalo, Michigan. New Buffalo, Michigan is a charming ad quaint beach town right on the shores of Lake Michigan and located only 70 miles from downtown Chicago, Illinois. The Marina Grand Resort is situated right on the harbor of Lake Michigan and includes wonderful space for socializing and networking, including a rooftop venue and patios that open onto the harbor. The venue is only an ~10 min walk from the public beach and downtown, which includes a variety of local resteraunts, shopping, and ice cream parlors. Lodging will be provided at both the Marina Grand Resort and its sister waterfront property the Harbor Grand, only a 5 minute walk away.