Preliminary Agenda

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

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

Monday, October 2

8 – 11:30 am Welcome & Presentation Session I (with morning break)
11:30 am – 1 pm Lunch on your own
1 – 4:30 pm Session II (with afternoon break)
6 -9 pm Hacker’s Ball (Poster & Technical Demonstrations)
Dinner provided

Tuesday, October 3

Field Session Hiwassee Refuge (lunch provided)
6 pm Dinner on your own

Wednesday, October 4

8 am – Noon Session III (with morning break)
Noon – 2 pm Business Meeting & Lunch
2 – 4:30 pm Session IV (with afternoon break)
6-9 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
2 pm Optional Field Trip on River Gorge Explorer