Program

Schedule at a Glance*

Tuesday, October 2

 8:00 am – 5:00 pm  House of Society Delegates
 Noon – 5:30 pm  Attendee Registration
 Noon – 5:30 pm  Exhibitor Registration
 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm  Exhibitor Move-In
 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm  Poster Set-Up

Wednesday, October 3

 8:00 am – Noon  House of Society Delegates
 8:00 am – 4:00 pm  Exhibitor Move-In Continues
 8:00 am – 4:00 pm  Poster Set-Up
 8:00 am – 5:00 pm  Technical Tours and Pre-Convention Workshops
 7:00 am – 7:00 pm  Attendee and Exhibitor Registration Open
 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm  Welcome Reception   
 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm  Quiz Bowl

Thursday, October 4

 6:30 am – 7:30 am  Fellows’ Breakfast
 8:00 am – 9:30 am  Opening Ceremonies, Welcome, Plenary 1
 9:30 am – 10:30 am  Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
 9:30 am – 5:30 pm   Exhibit Hall Open
 10:30 am – Noon  Plenary 2
 Noon – 1:30 pm  Lunch in Exhibit Hall
 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm  National Student Congress
 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm  Plenary 3
 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm  Networking Break in Exhibit Hall 
 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm   Poster Symposium
 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm  SAF Town Hall
 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm  Alumni Receptions


Friday, October 5

 8:00 am – 9:30 am  Scientific and Technical Sessions
 8:00 am – 5:00 pm  Professional Development Seminars
 9:30 am – 4:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open
 9:30 am – 10:30 am  Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
 10:30 am – Noon  Scientific and Technical Sessions
 Noon – 1:30 pm  Lunch in Exhibit Hall
 Noon  – 4:00 pm  Career Fair
 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
 Scientific and Technical Sessions
 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm  Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm  Scientific and Technical Sessions
 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm
 Exhibit Hall Tear-Down
 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm  MeetUps
 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm  Awards Celebration
   

Saturday, October 6

 8:00 am – 4:00 pm   Professional Development Seminars
 8:00 am – 9:30 am  Scientific and Technical Sessions
 9:30 am – 10:00 am  Break
 10:00 am – 11:30 am  Scientific and Technical Sessions
 11:30 am – 12:30 pm  Lunch
 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm  Scientific and Technical Sessions

Sunday, October 7

 8:00 am – 5:00 pm  Technical Tours

*Subject to change

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