*Detailed program to come soon.

Saturday, November 11

Workshops at IMET:

9:30AM-5:00PM               Identification of Freshwater HABS
9:30AM-5:00PM               Detection and Quantification of Marine Toxins
9:30AM-5:00PM               Molecular Identification of HABS

Sunday, November 12

Workshops at IMET:

9:30AM-5:00PM               Identification of Marine HABS
9:30AM-5:00PM               Detection and Quantification of Freshwater Toxins
9:30AM-5:00PM               Flow Cytobot Workshop
9:30AM-5:00PM               PAM Fluorometry

3:00PM-6:00PM               Young Investigator Program (at Sheraton)
6:30PM-8:00PM               Opening Mixer (at Sheraton)

Monday, November 13

8:00AM - Registration/Coffee
8:30AM - Plenary 1 - Eric A. Davidson and Xin Zhang, Manure Happens: The Consequences of Feeding Seven Billion Human Carnivores
9:30AM - Session 1
10:35AM - Coffee Break
11:00AM - Session 1 (cont'd)
12:50PM - Lunch
1:50PM - Session 2
4:30PM - Poster Session
6:30PM - Phycotoxins Standards and Certified Reference Materials: Needs & Sources

Tuesday, November 14

8:00AM - Registration/Coffee
8:30AM - Plenary 2 - James Cloern Phytoplankton: Large Cells Rule in Temperate Estuaries, and Why
9:30AM - Session 3
10:35AM - Coffee Break
11:00AM - Session 3 (cont'd)
12:50PM - Lunch
1:50PM - Session 4
4:30PM - HABHRCA and NOAA Program Updates
6:30PM - Poster Session

Wednesday, November 15

8:00AM - Registration/Coffee
8:30AM - Plenary 3 - Todd Miller, Cyanotoxins in Lakes and Drinking Water: A tale of four cities
9:30AM - Session 5
10:35AM - Coffee Break
11:00AM - Session 5 (cont'd)
12:50PM - Lunch
1:50PM - Session 6
4:30PM - Poster Session
6:00PM - Special Session: HABs and Drinking Water


6:00PM - Introduction to the Session-Hannah Holsinger
6:05PM - Hannah Holsinger: “Introduction to HABs and Drinking Water”
6:10PM - Heather Raymond: “State Perspective on Managing HABs and Drinking Water”
6:15PM - Kevin Sellner: "HAB mitigation possibilities for sources and in-plant treatment in drinking water facilities"
6:20PM - Bo Williams: “Source Water Protection Strategies for HABs”
6:25PM - Katie Foreman: "Communicating the Risks of Cyanotoxins in Drinking Water"
6:30PM - Panel Discussion


7:30PM - Crab Feast (at IMET under the Tent)

Thursday, November 16

8:00AM - Registration/Coffee
8:30AM - Plenary 4 - Clarissa Anderson, The struggle is real: regional challenges for predicting blooms of toxic Pseudo-nitzschia
9:30AM - Session 7
10:35AM - Coffee Break
11:00AM - Session 7 (cont'd)
12:50PM - Lunch
1:50PM - Session 8
4:30PM - Poster Session
6:30PM - Banquet, Student Awards and Announcement of next Venue

Friday, November 17

8:00AM - Registration/Coffee
8:30AM - Plenary 5 - Don Anderson, THE US NATIONAL HAB PROGRAM – A RETROSPECTIVE AND LOOK TO THE FUTURE
9:30AM - Session 9
10:35AM - Coffee Break
11:00AM - Session 9 (cont'd)
1:00PM - Closing