ABGRADCON 2015 Agenda

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All Talks and Posters Held in the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery (Discovery Building) H.F. DeLuca Forum


All Day: 3:30 – 5:00 – 5:15 – 6:30 –

5:00: Museum and Lab Tours (Weeks Hall)
5:15: Opening Remarks (Weeks Hall)
6:15: Opening Keynote Lecture - John Valley (Weeks Hall) 9:45: Welcome Dinner and Reception (Weeks Hall)

7:00 – 8:30: Breakfast (Gordon Dining Center)

8:30 – 9:00: 9:00 – 9:30: 9:30 – 10:30: 10:30 – 10:45 10:45 – 11:15 11:15 – 12:15:

Poster Setup
Announcements and Warm-up Talk MA. Astrochemistry
Poster Lightning Talks
Coffee Break & Posters
MB. Emerging Worlds

12:15 – 1:15: Lunch (Discovery Building)

1:15 – 1:30: 1:30 – 2:30: 2:30 – 3:00: 3:00 – 3:30: 3:30 – 4:30:

Warm-up Talk
MC. Mars
Coffee Break & Posters
MD. Planetary Atmospheres Presentations and EPO Workshop

5:00 – 7:00: Dinner (Memorial Union Terrace)

7:00 – 11:30: Movie Night & EPO


7:00 – 8:30:

Breakfast (Gordon Dining Center)

9:00 – 9:15 9:15 – 9:30: 9:30 – 10:45: 10:45 – 11:15 11:15 – 12:15:

Poster Lightning Talks Warm-up Talk
TA. Ancient RNA Coffee Break & Posters TB. Early Life

12:15 – 1:15: Lunch (Discovery Building)

1:15 – 1:30: 1:30 – 2:45: 2:45 – 3:15: 3:15 – 4:30: 4:30 – 4:45:

Warm-up Talk
TC. Geochemistry
Coffee Break & Posters
TD. Life in Extreme Environments Winning RFG Proposal

5:30 – 7:00: Dinner (Union South)

7:00 – 8:00 Slideshow Karaoke & Pub Trivia Team Formation 8:30 – 10:45 Pub Trivia (Red Zone)

7:00 – 8:30: Breakfast (Gordon Dining Center)

8:30 – 4:15: Field Trip to Devil’s Lake State Park 4:15 – 5:45 AGC 2016 Planning Meeting

5:45 – 7:15: Banquet (Discovery Building)

7:15 – 8:15 Keynote Lecture (Tim Lyons) 8:15 – 8:45 Closing Remarks


7:00 – 8:30: Breakfast (Gordon Dining Center)

All Day: Departures 

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