Program

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There is more information in the PDF, but here is just a quick glance of the program schedule:

Short Program

Friday, March 15

2:00 – 4:00 ……………………………. Guided Tour of the WVU Evansdale Greenhouse and the International Culture Collection of (Vesicular) Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi (INVAM) (Meet in Greenhouse Lobby)

2:00 – 4:00 ……………………………..Guided Tour of the WVU Arboretum (Meet at Coliseum Parking Lot)

 

Saturday, March 16

7:00 – 8:00 …………………………………………………Registration/Check-in/Poster Set-up/Breakfast

8:00 – 8:15 ……………………………………………………………………………………..Welcoming Remarks

8:15 – 8:45 ………………………………………………………………… Featured Speaker Dr. Gregg Howe

8:45 – 10:15 …………………………………………………………………………………Oral Session I (T1-T6)

10:15 – 11:30 ……………………………………………………. Poster Session I (Even #s)/Refreshments

11:30 – 1:00 …………………………………………………………………………….. Oral Session II (T7-T12)

1:00 – 2:30 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Lunch

1:30 – 2:30 …………………………………………………………………………………………………Career Panel

2:30 – 3:00 ………………………………………………………………. Featured Speaker Dr. Steve DiFazio

3:00 – 4:30 ……………………………………………………………………………. Oral Session III (T13-T18)

4:30 – 4:45 ………………………………………………………………………………………………. Coffee Break

4:45 – 5:45 …………………………………………………………. Keynote Speaker Dr. Elizabeth Haswell

5:45 – 7:15 ………………………………………………………….. Poster Session II (Odd #s) / Appetizers

7:30 – 10:00 …………………………………………………………………………………………. Banquet Dinner

 

Sunday, March 17

7:00 – 8:00 …………………………………………………………………… Registration/Check-in/Breakfast

8:00 – 9:30 …………………………………………………………………………… Oral Session IV (T19-T24)

9:30 – 10:00 ……………………………………………………… Morning Refreshments/ Remove Posters

10:00 – 10:30 ……………………………………………………… Featured Speaker Dr. Jean-Michel Ané

10:30 – 12:00 ………………………………………………………………………… Oral Session V (T25-T30)

12:00 – 12:30 ………………………………………………. Business Meeting, Announcements, Awards

 

Meeting Locations

Registration …………………………………………………………………………………..South Ag Sciences Bldg

All Presentations including Keynote Address …………………………James H. Arbuckle Lecture Hall

Saturday Career Panel Discussion …………………………………………………………….Lecture Hall G006

Poster Viewing …………………………………………………………………………..Agricultural Sciences Bldg

Saturday and Sunday Breakfast ………………………………………………………. South Ag Sciences Bldg

Saturday Lunch………………………………………………………………………….. Agricultural Sciences Bldg

Saturday Coffee Break …………………………………………………………………….South Ag Sciences Bldg

Saturday Dinner……………………………………………………………………………. Evansdale Crossing Bldg

 

Vegetarian options will be available as part of all meals provided; however, preference will be given to individuals who requested vegetarian meals during meeting registration.

 

Posters: Posters need to be mounted on poster boards between 7:00 am and 9:30 am on Saturday, March 16.

Due to space limitations, poster dimensions should be NO larger than 36 in. (width) by 42 in. (height). Pins will be available on-site. Posters need to be removed from poster boards on Sunday, March 17, between 9:30 am and 1 pm. Items remaining on display after 1 pm on Sunday will be discarded.