Program

Schedule at a Glance*

The following schedule is preliminary and subject to change. Please check back for updates. (as of January 30, 2019)
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm Attendee Registration
8:00 am - 5:00 pm House of Society Delegates
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
7:00 am – 5:00 pm Technical Tours/Workshops
8:00 am - 12:00 pm House of Society Delegates
8:00 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 31, 2019
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 – 12:00 pm Plenary 2
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch in Exhibit Hall
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Product Demonstrations in Exhibit Hall
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Scientific and Technical Sessions
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Poster Symposia
3:00 pm – 5:30 pm Networking Refreshments in Exhibit Hall
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Alumni Receptions
Friday, November 1, 2019
8:00 am – 9:30 am Scientific and Technical Sessions
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Professional Development Workshops
9:30 am – 10:30 am Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
9:30 am – 4:00 pm Exhibits Open
10:30 am – 12:00 pm Friday Focus On: Our Advancing Profession Sessions
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch in Exhibit Hall with Poster Symposia
12:00 pm – 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
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm National Student Congress
Saturday, November 2, 2019
6:30 am – 7:45 am Breakfast
8:00 am – 2:00 pm Professional Development Workshops & Scientific and Technical Sessions
9:30 am – 10:00 am Networking Break
11:30 pm – 12:30 pm Lunch
   
Sunday, November 3, 2019
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Technical Tours