Programs At-A-Glance

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Programs At-A-Glance

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Full Program At-A-Glance:

Friday, July 20th

6:00 am to 11:00 pmOffice
Botany 2018 Conference Office
Black Angus Board Room/Omni Hotel
6:00 pm to 9:00 pmSession RG1:
Registration
Conference Registration Opens
Main Lobby/Omni Hotel

Saturday, July 21st

6:00 am to 11:55 pmOffice
Botany 2018 Conference Office
Black Angus Board Room/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 6:00 pmSession RG2:
Registration
Conference Registration
Main Lobby/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 9:00 amSession BR01:
Breakfast
Field Trip Continental Breakfast
Main Lobby/Omni Hotel
10:00 am to 10:30 amSession BK01:
Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Main Lobby/Omni Hotel
3:00 pm to 3:30 pmSession BK02:
Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Main Lobby/Omni Hotel
5:00 pm to 6:30 pmSession M01:
Meeting
BSA Board Meeting
Sundance 6/Omni Hotel
6:30 pm to 10:00 pmSession M02:
Meeting
Botanical Society of America Board Dinner
Sundance 6/Omni Hotel

Sunday, July 22nd

6:00 am to 11:00 pmOffice
Botany 2018 Conference Office
Stockyards 2/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 7:00 pmSession RG3:
Registration
Conference Registration
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 10:00 amSession BR03:
Breakfast
Continental Breakfast - Field Trips and Registration
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 9:00 amSession BR02:
Breakfast
Field Trip Continental Breakfast
Fort Worth Ballroom 5/Omni Hotel
8:00 am to 5:00 pmSession WS02:
Workshop
Using Digitized Herbarium Data in Research: Applications for Ecology, Phylogenetics, and Biogeography
Sundance 4/Omni Hotel
8:00 am to 5:00 pmSession WS03:
Workshop
Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing
Sundance 1/Omni Hotel
8:00 am to 1:00 pmSession SP1:
Service Project
Botany in Action Service Project
Fort Worth Ballroom 5/Omni Hotel
8:00 am to 9:00 amSession M03:
Meeting
BSA Investment Committee
Texas Longhorn Board Room/Omni Hotel
8:30 am to 2:00 pmSession M04:
Meeting
ASPT Council Meeting
Sundance 6/Omni Hotel
10:00 am to 5:00 pmSession EX1:
Exhibits
Exhibit Hall Set-up and Hang Posters
Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
10:00 am to 12:00 pmSession WS07:
Workshop
The Cornell University Plant Anatomy Collection: an online resource for teaching and research
Fort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni Hotel
10:00 am to 10:30 amSession BK03:
Coffee Break
Coffee Break
2nd Floor Lobby/Omni Hotel
11:00 am to 12:00 pmSession M05:
Meeting
BSA International Affairs Committee
Texas Longhorn Board Room/Omni Hotel
11:00 am to 12:00 pmSession M06:
Meeting
Human Diversity in Botany Committee Meeting
Black Angus Board Room/Omni Hotel
12:00 pm to 6:00 pmSession PP1:
Presentation Prep
Presentation Ready Room
Stockyards 1/Omni Hotel
1:00 pm to 5:00 pmSession WS10:
Workshop
Machine learning with R for botanists
Sundance 2/Omni Hotel
1:00 pm to 3:00 pmSession WS08:
Workshop
Tips for Success: Applying to Graduate School
Fort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni Hotel
1:00 pm to 2:00 pmSession M07:
Meeting
BSA Technology Committee Meeting
Texas Longhorn Board Room/Omni Hotel
2:30 pm to 3:15 pmSession M09:
Meeting
BSA Publications Committee Meeting
Sundance 6/Omni Hotel
3:00 pm to 3:30 pmSession BK03b:
Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
3:15 pm to 5:00 pmSession M10:
Meeting
BSA Council Meeting
Fort Worth Ballroom 8/Omni Hotel
4:00 pm to 5:00 pmSession M11:
Meeting
Student Conference Assistants Orientation
Texas Ballroom G, H, I, J/Omni Hotel
5:00 pm to 6:15 pmSession M13:
Meeting
PLANTS Student and Mentor Orientation Meeting (by invitation only)
Fort Worth Ballroom 5/Omni Hotel
5:00 pm to 6:00 pmSession M12:
Meeting
BSA Development Committee Meeting
Black Angus Board Room/Omni Hotel
6:15 pm to 7:30 pmSession M14:
Meeting
BSA Education Committee Meeting
Hospitality Room 540/Omni Hotel
6:15 pm to 7:15 pmSession R1:
Reception
Undergraduate Reception
Fort Worth Ballroom 4/Omni Hotel
7:30 pm to 8:30 pmSession S1:
Plenary Address
Plenary Lecture
Texas Ballroom G, H, I, J/Omni Hotel
8:00 pm to 10:00 pmSession EX2:
Exhibits
Exhibit Hall Open
Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
8:00 pm to 10:00 pmSession MX1:
Mixer
All Society Mixer
Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel

Monday, July 23rd

6:00 am to 11:55 pmOffice
Botany 2018 Conference Office
Stockyards 2/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 6:00 pmSession PP2:
Presentation Prep
Presentation Ready Room
Stockyards 1/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 6:00 pmSession RG4:
Registration
Conference Registration
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 9:00 amSession BR07:
Breakfast
Continental Breakfast
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 8:30 amSession M16:
Meeting
AJB Editor's Breakfast
Sundance 6/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 8:00 amSession BR04:
Breakfast
Cornell Botanists and Friends Breakfast
Texas Ballroom G/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 8:00 amSession BR05:
Breakfast
President's Breakfast Meeting and Discussion
Hospitality Room 540/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 8:00 amSession BR06:
Breakfast
Michigan Consortium of Botanists Breakfast
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 8:00 amSession M15:
Meeting
Genetics Section Business Meeting
Sundance 1/Omni Hotel
8:00 am to 9:15 amSession M17:
Meeting
AFS Council Meeting
Texas Longhorn Board Room/Omni Hotel
9:00 am to 7:00 pmSession EX3:
Exhibits
Exhibit Hall Open
Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
9:00 am to 10:00 amSession BR08:
Breakfast
Spouse/Companion Breakfast
Fort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni Hotel
9:45 am to 10:15 amSession BK04:
Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
11:00 am to 12:00 pmSession S2:
Special Lecture
Emerging Leader Lecture
Fort Worth Ballroom 4/Omni Hotel
12:00 pm to 1:30 pmSession L1:
Luncheon
California Botanists Brown Bag Luncheon
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
12:00 pm to 1:30 pmSession L2:
Luncheon
Student involvement in Botany: Interactive Career Panel and Luncheon
Texas Ballroom G, H, I, J/Omni Hotel
12:00 pm to 1:30 pmSession L3:
Luncheon
American Fern Society Luncheon
Texas Ballroom G/Omni Hotel
12:00 pm to 1:30 pmSession M18:
Meeting
APPS Editorial Board Meeting & Luncheon
Sundance 6/Omni Hotel
1:30 pm to 2:30 pmSession M35:
Meeting/Luncheon
Pteridological Section Business Meeting
Texas Ballroom G/Omni Hotel
3:15 pm to 4:00 pmSession D1:
Discussion Session
BSA Publications Partnership Discussion Session
Fort Worth Ballroom 5/Omni Hotel
3:15 pm to 3:45 pmSession BK05:
Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
4:00 pm to 5:30 pmSession M20:
Meeting
Economic Botany Business Meeting
Sundance 6/Omni Hotel
5:00 pm to 7:30 pmSession R2:
Reception
Artisan Extravaganza!
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
5:30 pm to 7:30 pmSession P:
Contributed Posters
Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
6:30 pm to 7:30 pmSession MX2:
Mixer
Paleo Mixer
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
7:00 pm to 9:00 pmSession M22:
Meeting
ABLS Executive Committee Meeting
Sundance 6/Omni Hotel
7:00 pm to 9:00 pmSession M23:
Meeting
ASPT Systematics Collections Committee Meeting
Sundance 1/Omni Hotel
7:00 pm to 8:30 pmSession R3:
Reception
PlantingScience Reception
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
7:30 pm to 10:00 pmSession BQ1:
Banquet
Paleo Banquet
Texas Ballroom G/Omni Hotel
8:00 pm to 11:00 pmSession MX3:
Mixer
Student Social and Networking Event - T & P Tavern
T & P Tavern/Off Site

Tuesday, July 24th

6:00 am to 11:55 pmOffice
Botany 2018 Conference Office
Stockyards 2/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 6:00 pmSession PP3:
Presentation Prep
Presentation Ready Room
Stockyards 1/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 2:00 pmSession RG5:
Registration
Conference Registration
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 9:00 amSession BR10:
Breakfast
Continental Breakfast
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 8:00 amSession BR09:
Breakfast
University of Connecticut Breakfast
Fort Worth Ballroom 8/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 8:00 amSession M19:
Meeting
Society of Herbarium Curators Executive Board Meeting
Texas Longhorn Board Room/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 8:00 amSession R4:
Reception
Brown Bag Breakfast for students of Charlie Heiser and Herbert Baker and the botanical descendants of those students - Hosted by Jane Bock
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
9:00 am to 5:00 pmSession EX4:
Exhibits
Exhibit Hall Open
Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
9:45 am to 10:15 amSession BK06:
Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
10:15 am to 11:00 amSession M24:
Meeting
Tropical Biology Business Meeting
Fort Worth Ballroom 1/Omni Hotel
11:00 am to 12:00 pmSession S3:
Special Lecture
Regional Botany Special Lecture
Fort Worth Ballroom 4/Omni Hotel
12:00 pm to 1:30 pmSession M25:
Meeting
BSA Teaching Section Business Meeting and Luncheon
Sundance 4/Omni Hotel
12:00 pm to 1:30 pmSession S4:
Special Lecture
Enhancing Scientist Diversity in Plant Biology Luncheon
Texas Ballroom G/Omni Hotel
12:00 pm to 12:30 pmSession M21:
Meeting
Society of Herbarium Curatorís Business Meeting
Fort Worth Ballroom 8/Omni Hotel
1:30 pm to 5:00 pmSession 28:
Papers
Bryology and Lichenology (ABLS) II
Sundance 1/Omni Hotel
1:30 pm to 3:15 pmSession 27:
Papers
Germinating Ideas - Lightning Talks
Fort Worth Ballroom 8/Omni Hotel
3:15 pm to 3:45 pmSession BK07:
Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
3:30 pm to 4:30 pmSession S5:
Special Lecture
Kaplan Memorial Lecture
Sundance 2/Omni Hotel
4:30 pm to 6:00 pmSession R5:
Reception
Kaplan Reception
Sundance 3/Omni Hotel
4:45 pm to 5:30 pmSession M26:
Meeting
BSA Members Meeting
Fort Worth Ballroom 8/Omni Hotel
5:30 pm to 6:30 pmSession M29:
Meeting
ABLS Business meeting
Sundance 1/Omni Hotel
5:30 pm to 6:30 pmSession R6:
Reception
LGBT & Allies Happy Hour
Sundance Prefunction/Omni Hotel
5:30 pm to 6:30 pmSession R7:
Reception
Ohio State University Reception
Sundance Prefunction/Omni Hotel
5:30 pm to 6:15 pmSession M28:
Meeting
ASPT/Systematics Section Business Meeting
Fort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni Hotel
6:00 pm to 7:30 pmSession M30:
Meeting
Development and Structure Mixer and Business Meeting
Fort Worth Ballroom 8/Omni Hotel
6:30 pm to 10:00 pmSession BQ2:
Banquet
ABLS Dinner
Little Red Wasp Kitchen and Bar /Off Site
6:30 pm to 7:30 pmSession MX4:
Mixer
ASPT Mixer
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
7:30 pm to 10:00 pmSession BQ3:
Banquet
ASPT Banquet
Texas Ballroom G, H, I, J/Omni Hotel

Wednesday, July 25th

6:00 am to 11:55 pmOffice
Botany 2018 Conference Office
Stockyards 2/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 12:00 pmSession PP4:
Presentation Prep
Presentation Ready Room
Stockyards 1/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 12:00 pmSession RG6:
Registration
Conference Registration
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 9:00 amSession BR14:
Breakfast
Continental Breakfast
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 8:00 amSession BR11:
Breakfast
Miami of Ohio Breakfast
Fort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 8:00 amSession BR12:
Breakfast
University of Wisconsin Breakfast
Fort Worth Ballroom 8/Omni Hotel
7:00 am to 8:00 amSession BR13:
Breakfast
Botany 2018 Program Committee Breakfast
Hospitality Room 540/Omni Hotel
9:00 am to 4:00 pmSession EX5:
Exhibits
Exhibit Hall Open
Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
9:45 am to 10:15 amSession BK08:
Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
11:00 am to 12:00 pmSession S6:
Special Lecture
Annals of Botany Special Lecture
Fort Worth Ballroom 4/Omni Hotel
12:00 pm to 1:30 pmSession L4:
Luncheon
NSF Brown Bag Information Session
Texas Ballroom Foyer/Omni Hotel
12:00 pm to 1:30 pmSession L5:
Luncheon
PLANTS Luncheon (by invitation only)
Fort Worth Ballroom 8/Omni Hotel
12:00 pm to 1:30 pmSession M31:
Meeting
Joint ASPT and BSA Public Policy Committee Meeting
Hospitality Room 540/Omni Hotel
1:30 pm to 2:30 pmSession L6:
Luncheon
Exhibitor Thank-you Luncheon
Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
3:15 pm to 3:45 pmSession BK09:
Coffee Break
Coffee Break
Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
4:00 pm to 5:30 pmSession R8:
Reception
Legacy Society Reception
Fort Worth Ballroom 8/Omni Hotel
5:30 pm to 6:30 pmSession M32:
Meeting
Paleobotanical Section Business Meeting
Sundance 1/Omni Hotel
5:30 pm to 6:30 pmSession S7:
Special Lecture
Address of the BSA President-Elect
Fort Worth Ballroom 4/Omni Hotel
6:30 pm to 7:00 pmSession M33:
Meeting
Botanical Society of America Award Presentations
Fort Worth Ballroom 4/Omni Hotel
7:00 pm to 10:00 pmSession R9:
Reception
Celebrate! All Society Reception
Texas Ballroom G, H, I, J/Omni Hotel

Thursday, July 26th

6:00 am to 12:00 pmOffice
Botany 2018 Conference Office
Stockyards 2/Omni Hotel
8:00 am to 12:00 pmSession M34:
Meeting
BSA Board Meeting
Hospitality Room 540/Omni Hotel

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