Program

SCHEDULE AT-A-GLANCE

(Subject to change)

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4

8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Exhibitor Move-In
11:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. | Registration
1:00 – 5:00 p.m. | Pre-Conference Workshops
5:30 – 7:00 p.m. | Grand Opening Reception/Exhibit Hall Opens

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 5

7:30 – 8:00 a.m. | Breakfast
9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Exhibit Hall Hours
8:00 – 9:30 a.m. | Opening Plenary Session with Keynote Address
9:30 – 10:15 a.m. | Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Technical Session 1
12:00 – 1:30 p.m. | Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:30 – 3:15 p.m. | Technical Session 2
3:15 – 4:00 p.m. | Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
4:00 – 5:30 p.m. | Technical Session 3
6:30 – 9:00 p.m. | Georgia Aquarium Off-Site Reception

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6

7:30 – 8:00 a.m. | Breakfast
9:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. | Exhibit Hall Hours
8:10 – 9:30 a.m. | Technical Session 4
9:30 – 10:15 a.m. | Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Technical Session 5
12:00 – 1:30 p.m. | Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:30 – 3:15 p.m. | Technical Session 6
3:15 – 4:00 p.m. | Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
4:00 – 5:20 p.m. | Technical Session 7
5:30 – 7:00 p.m. | Networking Reception in the Exhibit Hall

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7

7:30 – 8:00 a.m. | Breakfast
9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. | Exhibit Hall Hours
8:10 – 9:30 a.m. | Technical Session 8
9:30 – 10:15 a.m. | Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Technical Session 9
12:00 – 1:30 p.m. | Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:30 – 2:50 p.m. | Technical Session 10
1:45 p.m. | Exhibitor Move-Out Begins
2:50 – 3:35 p.m. | Refreshment Break
3:35 – 5:00 p.m. | Technical Session 11
5:00 – 5:15 p.m. | Conference Closing

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8

Technical Tours

Hyatt Regency Atlanta

Hyatt Regency Atlanta
265 Peachtree St. NE
​Atlanta, GA 30303

Important Dates

Sep 12
2017
Call for Submissions Deadline
Nov 10
2017
Notification to Authors About Abstracts
Feb 5
2018
Draft Papers Due
Mar 5
2018
Draft Paper Comments Sent to Authors
May 1
2018
Hotel Booking Open
May 8
2018
Final Papers Due
May 15
2018
Revised Abstracts for Printing
Oct 3
2018
Final Power Point Due
Oct 15
2018
Comments on Power Points Sent to Author
Oct 25
2018
Revised Final Power Points Due