SCHEDULE AT-A-GLANCE

*This schedule, including dates, times and locations are subject to change.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6

9:00 AM 5:00 PM TWS Council Meeting CC, Room 25 AB
7:00 PM 9:00 PM TWS Leadership Institute Meeting CC, Room 25 AB


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7

7:00 AM 7:00 PM Registration CC, C3 – near rooms 17 and 13
8:00 AM 5:00 PM Workshop: Animal Trapping Techniques for Researchers and Managers CC, Room 3
8:00 AM 5:00 PM Workshop: Data Management Fundamentals for Long-Term Wildlife Monitoring Projects CC, Room 5
8:00 AM 5:00 PM Workshop: Grassland Manager’s Toolbox CC, Room 6
8:00 AM 5:00 PM Workshop: Hunting 101: Certified Hunter Education Course and Orientation to Hunting Opportunities Offsite
8:00 AM 5:00 PM Workshop: Introduction to R CC, Room 7
8:00 AM 5:00 PM Workshop: Multi-Species Occupancy Modeling CC, Room 1
8:00 AM 5:00 PM Workshop: Wildlife Conservation in Cleveland: Stories of Urban Restoration and Cooperative Management Offsite
9:00 AM 5:00 PM TWS Council Meeting CC, Room 25 AB
1:00 PM 5:00 PM Workshop: Ohio Bmp’s for Foundational Terrestrial and Invertebrate Habitat Establishment CC, Room 4
7:00 PM 9:00 PM TWS Leadership Institute Meeting CC, Room 25 AB


MONDAY, OCTOBER 8

7:30 AM 5:00 PM Registration CC, C3 – near rooms 17 and 13
7:30 AM 7:00 PM TWS Quiet Room CC, Room 8
8:00 AM 10:00 AM TWS Conservation Affairs Network Annual Meeting CC, Room 3
8:10 AM 9:50 AM Native Peoples’ Wildlife Management Working Group Meeting CC, Room 12
8:10 AM 9:50 AM TWS Climate Change and Wildlife Working Group Meeting CC, Room 1
8:10 AM 9:50 AM TWS Forestry and Wildlife Working Group Meeting CC, Room 7
8:10 AM 9:50 AM TWS International Wildlife Management Working Group CC, Room 4
8:10 AM 9:50 AM TWS Military Lands Working Group Meeting CC, Room 5
8:10 AM 9:50 PM TWS Student Development Working Group Meeting CC, Room 5
8:10 AM 5:00 PM Contributed Papers * Refer to Detailed Schedule
8:10 AM 5:00 PM Symposia * Refer to Detailed Schedule
9:00 AM 5:00 PM Poster Session I CC, Ballroom C
9:50 AM 10:20 AM Refreshments with Posters CC, Ballroom C
10:20 AM 11:50 AM Plenary: Monday Plenary: Recognizing and Sustaining Conservation Success CC, Ballroom AB
12:00 PM 1:30 PM Past Presidents’ Luncheon CC, Room 9
12:00 PM 2:00 PM TWS All Working Groups Meeting CC, Room 3
12:00 PM 6:00 PM Wildlife Photo Gallery & Contest Registration CC, Ballroom C
12:30 PM 3:00 PM TWS Certification Application Assistance CC, Room 7
12:50 PM 2:30 PM TWS Wetlands Working Group Meeting CC, Room 1
2:00 PM 6:00 PM Quiz Bowl Preliminary Rounds CC, Ballroom AB
2:00 PM 3:30 PM TWS Heritage Committee & Retirees Meeting CC, Room 9
2:00 PM 5:00 PM TWS Leadership Institute Workshop CC, Room 4
2:00 PM 4:00 PM TWS Student Chapter Advisors Collaboration Meeting CC, Room 3
2:30 PM 3:20 PM Refreshments with Posters CC, Ballroom C
3:20 PM 5:00 PM Quantitative Teachers: Teaching Strategies for Undergraduate Statistics in the Wildlife Sciences CC, Room 1
5:00 PM 7:00 PM The 1000 Reception
7:00 PM 10:00 PM Opening Night Networking Event at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Off-Site, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum


TUESDAY, OCTOBER 9

7:30 AM 7:00 PM TWS Quiet Room CC, Room 8
8:00 AM 5:00 PM Registration CC, C3 – near rooms 17 and 13
8:00 AM 5:00 PM TWS Certification Review Board Meeting Hilton, Hope Ballroom C
8:00 AM 12:00 PM Field Trip: Perkins Wildlife Center & Woods Garden Offsite
8:10 AM 9:50 AM TWS College and University Wildlife Education Working Group Meeting CC, Room 9
8:10 AM 9:50 AM TWS Rangeland Wildlife Working Group Meeting CC, Room 3
8:10 AM 9:50 AM TWS Wildlife Damage Management Working Group Annual Members Meeting CC, Room 1
8:10 AM 5:00 PM Contributed Papers * Refer to Detailed Schedule
8:10 AM 5:00 PM Symposia * Refer to Detailed Schedule
9:00 AM 5:00 PM Members Activity Center CC, Ballroom C
9:00 AM 5:00 PM Poster Session II CC, Ballroom C
9:00 AM 5:00 PM Wildlife Photo Gallery & Contest Registration CC, Ballroom C
9:50 AM 10:20 AM Refreshments with Posters CC, Ballroom C
10:20 AM 11:50 AM Keynote: Aldo Leopold Keynote Address: The Gifts of the Dying Wolf and other “Aha” Moments and TWS Annual Members Meeting CC, Ballroom AB
12:00 PM 4:00 PM Resume Review
12:00 PM 2:00 PM The Journal of Wildlife Management Associate Editors Business Meeting and Lunch CC, Room 5
12:00 PM 2:00 PM TWS Student Chapter Leaders Lunch Hilton, Hope Ballroom AB
12:00 PM 2:00 PM Wildlife Society Bulletin Associate Editors Business Meeting and Lunch CC, Room 4
12:50 PM 2:30 PM TWS Biometrics Working Group Meeting CC, Room 10
12:50 PM 2:30 PM TWS Human Dimensions Working Group Meeting CC, Room 1
12:50 PM 2:30 PM TWS Molecular Ecology Working Group Meeting CC, Room 9
1:00 PM 5:00 PM Field Trip: Around the Emerald Necklace Offsite
2:00 PM 7:00 PM Quiz Bowl Preliminary Rounds CC, Ballroom AB
2:00 PM 5:00 PM TWS Leadership Institute Workshop CC, Room 7
2:00 PM 4:00 PM TWS Sections and Chapters Collaboration Meeting CC, Room 3
2:30 PM 3:20 PM Refreshments with Posters CC, Ballroom C
5:00 PM 6:00 PM The Wildlife Professional Editorial Advisory Board Reception CC, Room 4
7:30 PM 9:30 PM Student-Professional Networking Event Hilton, Superior Ballroom


WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10

7:30 AM 5:00 PM TWS Quiet Room CC, Room 8
8:00 AM 5:00 PM Registration CC, C3 – near rooms 17 and 13
8:00 AM 5:00 PM Workshop: I Can Do This Myself? An Open-Source Hardware GPS Data Logger for Wildlife Movement Studies Offsite
8:10 AM 9:50 AM TWS Wildlife Diseases Working Group Meeting CC, Room 1
8:10 AM 5:00 PM Contributed Papers * Refer to Detailed Schedule
8:10 AM 5:00 PM Symposia * Refer to Detailed Schedule
9:00 AM 5:00 PM Members Activity Center CC, Ballroom C
9:00 AM 5:00 PM Poster Session III CC, Ballroom C
9:00 AM 5:00 PM Wildlife Photo Gallery & Contest CC, Ballroom C
9:50 AM 10:20 AM Refreshments with Posters CC, Ballroom C
10:20 AM 11:50 PM Keynote: Caesar Kleberg Keynote: The Future of Funding for Wildlife Conservation CC, Ballroom AB
12:00 PM 4:00 PM Resume Review CC, Ballroom C
1:00 PM 5:00 PM Workshop: Don’t Get Rejected! Tips for Writing Manuscripts That Get Accepted and Published CC, Room 26C
2:00 PM 5:00 PM Quiz Bowl Preliminary Rounds CC, Ballroom AB
2:00 PM 5:00 PM TWS Leadership Institute Workshop CC, Room 7
2:30 PM 3:20 PM Refreshments with Posters CC, Ballroom C
5:00 PM 6:30 PM Council Bowl and Quiz Bowl Finals CC, Ballroom AB
7:30 PM 9:30 PM Aldo Leopold Reception Hilton, Hope Ballroom B
7:30 PM 9:30 PM National Wildlife Research Center Reception CC, Room 8
7:30 PM 9:30 PM Ohio Partners and Friends Reception Hilton, Hope Ballroom E
7:30 PM 9:30 PM Penn State Reception Hilton – Center Street Meeting Room C
7:30 PM 9:30 PM Purdue Forestry and Natural Resources Alumni & Friends Reception Hilton, Hope Ballroom C
7:30 PM 9:30 PM TWS Canadian Section Members and Friends Networking Reception Hilton, Hope Ballroom D
7:30 PM 9:30 PM University of Arizona Alumni and Friends Reception CC, Room 12
7:30 PM 9:30 PM USDA APHIS Wildlife Services Reception CC, Room 10
7:30 PM 9:30 PM USDA Forest Service Reception CC, Room 7
7:30 PM 9:30 PM U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Reception CC, Room 5
7:30 PM 9:30 PM USGS Networking Meeting CC, Room 9
7:30 PM 9:30 PM Virginia Tech Alumni and Friends Reception CC, Room 14
7:30 PM 9:30 PM Women of Wildlife (WOW) Reception Hilton, Hope Ballroom A


THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11

7:30 AM 7:00 PM TWS Quiet Room CC, Room 8
8:00 AM 2:00 PM Registration CC, C3 – near rooms 17 and 13
8:00 AM 10:00 AM TWS-USFWS Diversity Initiative Meeting CC, Room 7
8:00 AM 12:00 PM Field Trip: Around the Emerald Necklace Offsite
8:10 AM 5:00 PM Contributed Papers * Refer to Detailed Schedule
9:00 AM 6:30 PM Members Activity Center CC, Ballroom C
9:00 AM 5:00 PM Poster Session IV CC, Ballroom C
9:00 AM 2:00 PM Wildlife Photo Gallery & Contest CC, Ballroom C
9:50 AM 10:20 AM Refreshments with Posters CC, Ballroom C
10:20 AM 11:50 AM Plenary: Thursday Plenary: How Far We Have Come and Where We Must Go CC, Ballroom AB
12:00 PM 4:00 PM Resume Review CC, Ballroom C
12:50 PM 2:30 PM TWS Council Meeting Hilton, Hope Ballroom AB
12:50 PM 5:00 PM Symposia * Refer to Detailed Schedule
1:00 PM 5:00 PM Field Trip: Perkins Wildlife Center Offsite
2:00 PM 5:00 PM TWS Leadership Institute Workshop CC, Room 7
2:30 PM 3:20 PM Refreshments with Posters CC, Ballroom C
3:20 PM 5:00 PM IGNITE! TWS CC, Room 26ABC
5:00 PM 6:30 PM Closing Happy Hour & Trade Show Networking Event CC, Ballroom C