rump session

rump session

a meeting held after a larger meeting. A rump session continued after the meeting was adjourned. A lot of business was conducted in the rump session.
See also: rump, session
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Rump Session - Analog CAD: Computer Aided Design or Computer Accelerated Disasters?
Additional STMicroelectronics Presenters to Participate in Short Courses and Rump Sessions
The rump session after their return in September will be brief.
The much-anticipated Rump Session on Metamaterials attracted a crowd of 280 people.
BOSTON -- Attendees of The International Microwave Symposium (IMS) will hear from leading researchers on the subject of metamaterials -- one of the most compelling, and most debated, research topics in the microwave space -- in a special evening rump session "Metamaterials: A Rich Opportunity for Discovery or an Over-Hyped Gravy Train?
Spielman, Washington University, who organized the rump session.
Metamaterials face-off [Speakers Corner]," in The May 2009 issue of IEEE Microwave Magazine, initiates a more in-depth exposure for IMS2009 attendees who would like more background information in advance of the rump session.
The program will include 30 workshops, five short courses, five panel sessions and one rump session offering attendees many opportunities to explore a wide range of topics in wireless communication, radar, RF technologies, high frequency semiconductors, electromagnetics, commercial and military RF, microwave and mm-wave electronics.
Room 6D Rump session to focus on industry challenges, opportunities and enablers for future capacity and network needs.
Co-founder and CTO, Dr Pierre Fazan, will present a tutorial in the afternoon of the short course day (October 2nd) on 1T (One Transistor) memories and in the evening Rump Session, Jeff Lewis, vice president of marketing, will participate in the "SOI Ecosystem" discussion.