Schedule at a Glance 
*TIMES ARE EASTERN STANDARD*   *SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE*

DATES & TIMES TO BE ANNOUNCED
   How to Make the Most of Virtual Conference
 This live virtual event will discuss strategies for making the most of the 2020 SAF Virtual Convention.

   Kickoff Event

 Join SAF Leaders in kicking-off the 2020 Convention. They will provide a brief tour of the virtual Venue, explain the formats being used, and answer your questions.

Thursday, October 29, 2020
10:00 am – 3:00 pm  SAF Membership Booth, Exhibit Hall, Career Fair, Posters - OPEN
10:00 am - 11:00 am  Innovation Zone – Sponsor Demo
10:00 am - 11:30 am  Student Meet-up
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

 Plenary I

  • Opening Remarks from NESAF
  • President and CEO Remarks
  • Keynote: Lisa Brooks
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm  Technical Sessions
 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm  SAF Town Hall
 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm  Technical Sessions
 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm  Opening Reception
 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm  Quiz Bowl
 Evening  Alumni Receptions
Friday, October 30, 2020
10:00 am - 3:00 pm  SAF Membership Booth, Exhibit Hall, Career Fair, Posters - OPEN
10:00 am - 11:00 am  Innovation Zone - Sponsor Demo
10:00 am - 11:00 am  Poster Chats
11:00 am - 12:30 pm  Friday Focus Ons
  • Eastern White Pine: The Tree That Made a Nation
  • Natural Capital Markets for Every Acre in America
  • Science, Trees, and Quality of Life: Humanity Needs Foresters!
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm  Innovation Zone - Sponsor Demo
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm  Technical Sessions
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm  People, Policy & Popcorn
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm  Poster Chats
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm  Technical Sessions
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm  Leadership Reception
Saturday, October 31, 2020
10:00 am - 3:00 pm  SAF Membership Booth, Exhibit Hall, Career Fair, Posters - OPEN
10:00 am - 11:00 am  Innovation Zone - Sponsor Demo
10:00 am - 11:30 am  Working Group Meet-up
10:30 am - 12:00 pm  Technical Sessions
12:30 pm – 1:00 pm   Innovation Zone - Sponsor Demo
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm  Technical Sessions
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm  Student Workshop
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm  People, Policy & Popcorn
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm  Technical Sessions
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm  SAF-ter Party