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2020 Program

Tentative Program Schedule 

Please note that this schedule is subject to change

Updated 1/30/20

For information on where to submit your presentation and workshop proposals, please click on the links below.

Short Presentations Keynote Speakers – TBD
Hands-on Workshops Networking Sessions – TBD
Education Share Fair Roundtables Field Trips -TBD


LDC 2020
Thursday 22nd October
12:00   PM Registration Opens
12:00   PM Preconference Fieldtrips
7:00     PM Welcome Event
Friday 23rd October
7:30     AM Registration Opens
8:00    AM Welcome / Keynote
9:00    AM Break
9:15     AM Short Presentations
9:45    AM Break
10:15   AM Short Presentations
10:30   AM Break
10:45   AM Networking Session
11:45  AM Lunch 
12:45  PM Keynote
1:45 PM Break
2:00 PM Workshops
3:30 PM Break
3:45 PM Short Presentations
4:15 PM Break
4:30 PM Short Presentations
5:00 PM Break
5:15  PM Publishing with LifeDiscoveryEd Digital Library
6:00 PM Dinner
7:00  PM Movie night with HHMI Biointeractive 
Saturday 24th October 
7:30 AM Registration Opens
8:00 AM Announcements  and Keynote
9:00 AM Break
9:15 AM Short Presentations
9:45 AM Break
10:15 AM Short Presentations
10:45 PM Break
11:00 PM Keynote
12:00 PM Lunch
12:45 PM Workshops
2:15 PM Break
2:30 PM Education Share Fair
3:30 PM Wrap Up
4:00 PM Adjourn



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