Schedule-at-a-glance

Conference sessions will be held in the Oregon Convention Center (OCC). The convention center is only one of two in the United States that hold the distinction of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certified Platinum status.  

On-site registration and housing hours  
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
4:00 - 6:00 p.m. (Exhibitor Registration opens at 8am)
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 26, 2015
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday, March 27, 2015
8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Tentative schedule - subject to change
 
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
 
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Exhibits Move-in
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Exhibitor Registration
4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Attendee Registration
   
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
 
7:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.           
Registration
8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.           
Exhibits Move-in
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.           
Preconferences
4:00 – 5:45 p.m.               
Opening Keynote
5:45 – 7:30 p.m.               
Opening Exhibits Reception
7:00 – 8:00 p.m.                
First-time Attendee Orientation
8:00 - 10:00 p.m. Battle Decks!
   
Thursday, March 26, 2015
 
7:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.           
Registration
8:00 – 9:00 a.m.   
Concurrent Sessions
8:00 – 10:00 a.m.              
Scholarship breakfast (by invitation)
8:00 – 11:00 a.m.               
Workshops
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.           
Exhibits
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.            
Exhibits/Posters/Refreshment Break
10:30 – 11:30 a.m.   
Concurrent Sessions
11:30 – 1:00 p.m.                
Lunch Break (on own)
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.   
Concurrent Sessions
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.               
Workshops
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.              
Exhibits/Posters/Refreshment Break
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.  
Concurrent Sessions
4:15 – 5:30 p.m.             
Keynote
7:00 – 8:30 p.m.       
Chair’s Reception (by invitation)
7:00 p.m.        
Dinner with Colleagues
   
Friday, March 27, 2015
 
8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.           
Registration
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.   
Concurrent Sessions
8:30 – 11:30 a.m.                
Workshops
9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.           
Exhibits
9:30 – 11:00 a.m.                
Exhibits/Posters/Refreshment Break
11:00 – 12:00 p.m.           
Concurrent Sessions
12:00 – 1:30 p.m.                
Lunch Break (on own)
1:30 – 2:30 p.m.               
Concurrent Sessions
1:30 – 4:30 p.m.               
Workshops
2:30 – 4:00 p.m.               
Exhibits/Posters/Refreshment Break
4:00 – 5:00 p.m.               
Concurrent Sessions
8:00 – 10:30 p.m.   
All-Conference Reception
   
Saturday, March 28, 2015
 
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.           
Concurrent Sessions
9:45 – 10:45 a.m.           
Concurrent Sessions
11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.            
Closing Keynote