Swimming on a Changing Tide

Schedule at a Glance

Please note that all times are subject to change until meeting dates.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Exhibitor/Vendor Set-Up Pre-Convene Area
2:00 PM – 6:00 PM Silent Auction Item Drop-off Grand Bay Ballroom
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Volunteer Meeting Jubilee Suite
4:00 PM – 8:00 PM Registration Open Jubilee Suite

 

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

7:00 AM – 12:00 PM
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Registration Open Jubilee Suite
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Exhibitors/Vendors Open Pre-Convene Area
9:00 AM – 8:00 PM Poster Set-up Mobile Bay Ballroom
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Author’s Niche Pre-Convene Area
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM Workshop: Sea Turtle Health & Rehabilitation Clipper
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Workshop: The Use of Drones for Research Bon Secour 1
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Workshop: Volunteer Workshop Mobile Bay 2
9:00 AM – 12:30 PM Workshop: Education, Outreach & Social Media Windjammer
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM Coffee Break Pre-Convene Area
10:15 AM – 6:00 PM Silent Auction Open Grand Bay Ballroom
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch On Own
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Workshop: Blue Mind
Book Signing: 5:00 – 6:00 PM
Windjammer
1:30 PM – 8:00 PM Load Thursday Presentations Mobile Bay Ballroom
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Coffee Break Pre-Convene Area
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM Welcome Social:
Dr. Archie Carr Toast/Tribute by STC
Pre-Convene Area

 

Thursday, February 11, 2016

8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Registration Open Jubilee Suite
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Exhibitors/Vendors Open Pre-Convene Area
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Silent Auction Open Grand Bay Ballroom
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Author’s Niche Pre-Convene Area
9:00 AM – 6:30 PM Poster Session Mobile Bay Ballroom
9:00 AM – 9:10 AM Opening Remarks: Kim Sonderman, President Bon Secour Bay
9:10 AM – 10:00 AM Keynote Address: Dr. Wallace J. Nichols Bon Secour Bay
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM Coffee Break Pre-Convene Area
10:45 AM – 12:00 PM Morning General Session Bon Secour Bay
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch On Own
1:30 PM – 5:15 PM Afternoon General Sessions Bon Secour Bay
1:30 PM – 6:00 PM Load Friday Presentations Mobile Bay Ballroom
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Coffee Break Pre-Convene Area
3:30 PM – 6:00 PM Exhibitors/Vendors Area Open to Public Pre-Convene Area
5:15 PM – 6:15 PM Meet the Poster Presenters Mobile Bay Ballroom
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Carl Safina Book Signing Pre-Convene Area

 

Friday, February 12, 2016

8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Registration Open Jubilee Suite
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM Exhibitors/Vendors Open Pre-Convene Area
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Silent Auction Open Grand Ballroom
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Author’s Niche Pre-Convene Area
9:00 AM – 6:30 PM Poster Session Mobile Bay Ballroom
9:00 AM – 9:05 AM Announcements Bon Secour Bay
9:05 AM – 9:50 AM Keynote Address: Dr. Carl Safina Bon Secour Bay
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM Coffee Break Pre-Convene Area
10:45 AM – 12:00 PM Morning General Session Bon Secour Bay
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch On Own
1:30 PM – 5:15 PM Afternoon General Sessions Bon Secour Bay
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Coffee Break Pre-Convene Area
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM Winners Pick Up Auction Items Grand Bay Ballroom
5:15 PM – 6:15 PM Meet the Poster Presenters Mobile Bay Ballroom
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Exhibitors/Vendors Strike Pre-Convene Area
6:15 PM – 8:00 PM Poster Strike Mobile Bay Ballroom
6:30 PM – 7:00 PM Student Awards Committee Meeting TBD
7:30 PM – 11:30 PM Farewell Social:
Hall of Fame Awards, Student Awards
Bon Secour Bay