Conference Agenda

SAF National Convention and
CIF Annual General Meeting

Remodeling the Forest Science-Management Partnership
October 8th to 11th 2014

Monday, October 6
8:00 am – 5:00 pm CIF/IFC Executive Meeting

Tuesday, October 7
8:00 am – 5:00 pm House of Society Delegates
8:00 am – 5:00 pm SAF Committee and Affiliate Meetings
8:00 am – 5:00 pm CIF/IFC Board of Directors Meeting
Noon – 7:00 pm Attendee Registration
Noon – 7:00 pm Exhibitor Registration
3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Exhibitor Move-In
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm SAF Leadership Reception

Wednesday, October 8
8:00 – 12:00 pm House of Society Delegates
8:00 am – 5:00 pm SAF Committee and Affiliate Meetings
8:00 am – 7:00 pm Attendee and Exhibitor Registration Open
8:00 am – 3:00 pm Exhibitor Move-In Continues
8:00 am – 3:00 pm Poster Set-Up
8:00 am – 8:00 pm Technical Field Tours (times vary)
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Opening Welcome Reception: Exhibit Hall and Posters Open
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm International Quiz Bowl

Thursday, October 9
7:00 am – 8:00 am Fellows Breakfast
8:30 am – 10:30 am Joint Plenary with IUFRO: Knowledge Discovery, Synthesis, and Application at the Forest Science/Management Interface
10:30 am – 11:00 am Break in Exhibit Hall
10:00 am – 5:30 pm Exhibit Hall Open
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Joint Plenary with IUFRO continued: Knowledge Discovery, Synthesis, and Application at the Forest Science/Management Interface
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch available in Exhibit Hall
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Poster Symposia
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm David Haskell, The Forest Unseen: A Year’s Watch in Nature, Book Signing
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Technological Innovations Demonstrations
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Student Executive Committee
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Scientific & Technical Concurrent Sessions
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm SAF National Student Congress
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Break in Exhibit Hall
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Poster Symposia
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Scientific & Technical Concurrent Sessions
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm SAF Working Group Meetings
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm SAF Diversity Reception
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm CIF/IFC Alumni Reception
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm University Alumni Receptions

Friday, October 10
6:30 am – 7:45 am Foresters’ Forum (including SAF Business Meeting)
6:30 am – 8:00 am CIF/IFC Annual General Meeting
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8:00 am – 4:00 pm Exhibits and Posters Open
8:00 am – 10:00 am Plenary 2 – Data and Models and Maps, Oh My!: Communicating Science in an Uncertain World
8:00 am – 4:00 pm Technological Innovations Demonstrations
10:00 am – 10:30 am Break in Exhibit Hall
10:30 am – 12:00 pm Scientific and Technical Concurrent Sessions
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch available in Exhibit Hall
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Poster Symposia
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Career Fair
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Scientific and Technical Concurrent Sessions
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Break in Exhibit Hall
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Scientific and Technical Concurrent Sessions
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm SAF Working Group Meetings
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm CIF/IFC President’s Reception
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm CIF/IFC Awards Banquet

Saturday, October 11
6:30 am – 7:45 am Breakfast with the Leaders
8:00 am – 10:00 am Plenary 3 – Applying Continuous Improvement to Forest Science-Management Partnerships
10:00 am – 2:00 pm Exhibits and Posters Open
10:00 am – 10:30 am Break in Exhibit Hall
10:30 am – 12:00 pm Scientific and Technical Concurrent Sessions
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch available in Exhibit Hall
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Poster Symposia
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Scientific and Technical Concurrent Sessions
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm Poster Break-Down
2:00 pm – 10:00 pm Exhibit Hall Break-Down
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Break
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Scientific and Technical Concurrent Sessions
3:30 pm – 5:30 pm IUFRO Closing Ceremony
6:00 pm – 10:30 pm IUFRO Farewell Gala


 XXIV IUFRO World Congress

Sustaining Forests, Sustaining People: The Role of Research
October 5th to 11th 2014

XXIV IUFRO World Congress features a comprehensive range of technical sessions. View information on the scientific program here.

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