SCHEDULE

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Conference Schedule at a Glance
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Conference Schedule at a Glance

Overview Schedule Sunday, January 26, 2014

General Opening Hours

11:00am-6:00pm Check-in Open Foyer
11:00am-6:00pm Exhibit Set Up Foyer
11:00am-7:00pm (updated) Speaker Ready Room Open Riverboat Room

Scientific Program Schedule (click here for Session titles & descriptions)

1:00pm-3:30pm Session 001 203 A&B (Convention Center)
1:00pm-3:30pm Session 002 204 A&B (Convention Center)
3:30pm-4:00pm BREAK Pre-function area (Convention Center)
4:00pm-6:00pm Session 001 203 A&B (Convention Center)
4:00pm-6:00pm Session 002 204 A&B (Convention Center)

Associated Meetings and Events

1:00pm-6:00pm Nearfield Modeling Session Schooner
1:00pm-5:00pm Advancing Deep Sea Science: A Tribute to Ray Highsmith Mobile Bay Ballroom II & III
1:00pm-5:00pm API & GoMRI Dispersants Session Grand Bay Ballroom
5:00pm-6:00pm Hydrocarbon Chemical Analyses QAQC Grand Bay Ballroom

Overview Schedule Monday, January 27, 2014

General Opening Hours

8:00am-6:00pm Check-in Open Foyer
8:00am-6:00pm Exhibits Open Foyer
7:00am-6:00pm (updated) Speaker Ready Room Open Riverboat Room
1:00pm-6:00pm Poster Hang-Up Main Ballroom (Convention Center)

Scientific Program Schedule (click here for Session titles & descriptions)

Starting at 7:30am BREAKFAST Foyer
9:00am-11:00am Session 003 Bon Secour Bay I
9:00am-11:00am Session 004 Bon Secour Bay II
9:00am-11:00am Session 006 Mobile Bay Ballroom
9:00am-11:00am Session 007 Bon Secour Bay III
11:00am-11:30am BREAK Foyer
11:30am-1:00pm Session 003 Bon Secour Bay I
11:30am-1:00pm Session 004 Bon Secour Bay II
11:30am-1:00pm Session 006 Mobile Bay Ballroom
11:30am-1:00pm Session 007 Bon Secour Bay III
1:00pm-2:30pm LUNCH Moonlight Ballroom (Battle House Hotel)
2:30pm-3:30pm Session 003 Bon Secour Bay I
2:30pm-3:30pm Session 004 Bon Secour Bay II
2:30pm-3:30pm Session 006 Mobile Bay Ballroom
2:30pm-3:30pm Session 007 Bon Secour Bay III
3:30pm-4:00pm BREAK Foyer
4:00pm-6:00pm Session 003 Bon Secour Bay I
4:00pm-6:00pm Session 004 Bon Secour Bay II
4:00pm-6:00pm Session 006 Mobile Bay Ballroom
4:00pm-6:00pm Session 007 Bon Secour Bay III
6:00pm-8:00pm Poster Session & Reception(featuring Sessions 003, 004, 006, 007) Main Ballroom (Convention Center)

Associated Meetings and Events

5:30pm-7:00pm (updated) C-MEDS/Metcalf Oil Spill Science Seminar for Journalists Schooner
6:30pm-8:30pm Marine Oil Snow Sedimentation & Flocculent Accumulation (MOSSFA) Town Hall meeting Moonlight Ballroom (Battle House Hotel)

Overview Schedule Tuesday January 28, 2014

General Opening Hours

8:00am-6:00pm Check-in Open Foyer
8:00am-6:00pm Exhibits Open Foyer
7:00am-6:00pm (updated) Speaker Ready Room Open Riverboat Room
8:00am-8:00pm Poster Hall Open Main Ballroom (Convention Center)

Scientific Program Schedule (click here for Session titles & descriptions)

Starting at 7:30am BREAKFAST Foyer
9:15am-11:00am Session 005 Bon Secour Bay I
9:15am-11:00am Session 008 Bon Secour Bay II
9:15am-11:00am Session 009 Mobile Bay Ballroom
9:15am-11:00am Session 010 Bon Secour Bay III
11:00am-11:30am BREAK Foyer
11:30am-1:00pm Session 005 Bon Secour Bay I
11:30am-1:00pm Session 008 Bon Secour Bay II
11:30am-1:00pm Session 009 Mobile Bay Ballroom
11:30am-1:00pm Session 010 Bon Secour Bay III
1:00pm-2:30pm LUNCH Moonlight Ballroom (Battle House Hotel)
2:30pm-3:30pm Session 005 Bon Secour Bay I
2:30pm-3:30pm Session 008 Bon Secour Bay II
2:30pm-3:30pm Session 009 Mobile Bay Ballroom
2:30pm-3:30pm Session 010 Bon Secour Bay III
3:30pm-4:00pm BREAK Foyer
4:00pm-6:00pm Session 005 Bon Secour Bay I
4:00pm-6:00pm Session 008 Bon Secour Bay II
4:00pm-6:00pm Session 009 Mobile Bay Ballroom
4:00pm-6:00pm Session 010 Bon Secour Bay III
6:00pm-8:00pm Poster Session & Reception(featuring Sessions 005, 008, 009, 010) Main Ballroom (Convention Center)

Associated Meetings and Events

4:00pm-6:00pm C-MEDS/Metcalf Oil Spill Science Seminar for Journalists Schooner
6:00pm-8:00pm Gulf Restoration Town Hall Meeting Mobile Bay Ballroom

Overview Schedule Wednesday, January 29, 2014

General Opening Hours

8:00am-3:45pm Check-in Open Foyer
8:00am-3:45pm Exhibits Open Foyer
8:00am-4:00pm Poster Hall Open Main Ballroom (Convention Center)

Plenary Program Schedule

Starting at 7:30am BREAKFAST Foyer
8:30am-10:30am Plenary Panel “The Role of Academia in Environmental Disaster Response” Followed by audience Q&A Bon Secour Bay
10:30am-11:00am BREAK Foyer
11:00am-11:15am Presentation of Student Awards, Dr. Robert Gagosian, Consortium for Ocean Leadership Bon Secour Bay
11:15am-12:30pm Session Report Outs Moderated by Dr. Margaret Leinen, Scripps Institute of Oceanography Bon Secour Bay
12:30pm-2:00pm LUNCH Moonlight Ballroom (Battle House Hotel)
2:30pm-3:15pm Session Report Outs Bon Secour Bay
3:15pm-3:45pm Conference Wrap-Up
Dr. Margaret Leinen, Dr. Chuck Wilson
Bon Secour Bay

Associated Meetings and Events

7:30am-2:00pm NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program Information Session Commodore Suite
4:00pm-6:00pm C-MEDS/Metcalf Oil Spill Science Seminar for Journalists Schooner