Conference Agenda

 

Monday, January 6, 2020

NCSE 2020 Winter Member Meeting

Time Event
8:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m. Breakfast for NCSE Member Institutions
9:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

NCSE 2020 Winter Member Meeting and Academic-Federal Dialogue 

5:30 p.m.–6:30 p.m. Reception for NCSE Member Institutions

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Conference Day 1

Time Event
7:30 a.m. Registration Opens
7:30–8:30 a.m. Networking Breakfast
8:30–9:00 a.m.

Welcome
Tony Michaels, Ph.D., Chair, NCSE Board of Directors

Keynote 1
Michelle Wyman, Executive Director, National Council for Science and the Environment

9:00–10:00 a.m.

Plenary 1: NCSE Retrospective and Look Ahead

10:00–10:30 a.m. Networking Coffee Break and Poster Viewing
10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions Group A

12:15–1:30 p.m.

2020 NCSE Lifetime Achievement Award on Science, Service, and Leadership
Michael Crow, Ph.D., President, Arizona State University
Introduction by James Buizer, Professor, School of Natural Resources and the Environment, University of Arizona

Lunch Served

1:45–3:15 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions Group B

3:15–4:15 p.m. Poster Presentations and Facilitated Networking Break
4:30–5:30 p.m.

Keynote 2
Marcia McNutt
, Ph.D., President, National Academy of Sciences

5:30–7:00 p.m.

NCSE's 30th Anniversary Celebration Reception
Kaitlin Yarnall
, Senior Vice President and Chief Storytelling Officer, National Geographic

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Conference Day 2

Time Event
7:30 a.m. Registration Opens
7:30–8:30 a.m. Networking Breakfast
7:30–8:20 a.m.

Early Bird Sessions

8:30–9:15 a.m.

Keynote 3
Freeman Hrabowski
, Ph.D., President, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

9:15–10:00 a.m. Plenary 2
10:00–10:30 a.m. Networking Coffee Break and Poster Viewing
10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions Group C

12:15–1:30 p.m.

Plenary 3

Lunch Served

1:30–2:15 p.m. Poster Presentations and Networking Coffee Break
2:15–3:45 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions Group D

4:00–5:30 p.m.

John H. Chafee Memorial Lecture on Science, Policy, and the Environment
Science Serving Society: Federal Perspectives on Environmental Decision-Making

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

Conference Day 3

Time Event
7:30 a.m. Registration Opens
7:30–8:30 a.m. Networking Breakfast
8:30–10:00 a.m. Action Plenary: Resilience Scenario-Based Tabletop Exercise
10:00–10:30 a.m. Networking Coffee Break and Poster Viewing
10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions Group E

12:15–1:30 p.m.

Plenary 5

Lunch Served
1:30–2:00 p.m. Introduction to Workshops
2:00–3:30 p.m.

Workshops

3:30–4:00 p.m. Workshop Reflections and Conference Closing

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