Schedule at a Glance

A Picture is Worth 1,000 Words - Displaying and Sharing Your Data in a Compelling Way

25th Annual Conference & Business Meeting
October 1-5, 2017
Chattanooga, Tennessee

Sunday, October 1

5 pm ExComm & Conference Planning committees meet
6 pm Social Gathering at Sticky Fingers Ribhouse

Monday, October 2

7:45 am Registration open
8:15 – 9:45 am Session I – Welcome, Announcements & Keynote
9:45 – 10 am Break
10 – 11:40 am Session II
11:40 am
– 1:10 pm
Lunch on your own
1:10 – 2:50 pm Session III
2:50 – 3:05 pm Break
3:05 – 4:45 pm Session IV
4:45 – 6 pm Poster Set-up, Geocache
6 -9 pm Hacker’s Ball (Poster & Technical Demonstrations)
Buffet dinner provided

Tuesday, October 3

8:30 am Depart for field trip to Hiwassee Refuge (lunch provided)
5:30 pm Return to hotel; dinner on your own

Wednesday, October 4

8 – 9:35 am Session V
9:40 – 9:55 am Break
9:55 – 11:35 am Session VI
11:35 – Noon Committee Breakouts
Noon – 1:30 pm Business Meeting & Lunch
1:30 – 3:10 pm Session VII
3:10 – 3:25 pm Break
3:25 – 5:05 pm Session VIII
7 – 10 pm Banquet & Social at Tennessee Aquarium

Thursday, October 5

8 am – Noon Workshop: Making a Map from Start to Finish
Kurt Snider, US Fish & Wildlife Service
Noon Closing Remarks