SCHEDULE AT-A-GLANCE

*This schedule, including dates, times and locations are subject to change. All the times mentioned are in Eastern Time.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 1

On-Demand Networking Lounges
12:00 AM 11:59 PM Sponsor Spotlight & Trade Show
7:00 AM 10:00 PM Attendee Help Desk & Conference Office
10:00 AM 2:00 PM Workshop: Active Learning in the Wildlife Classroom: Engaging students beyond the field
10:00 AM 2:00 PM Workshop: Bystander Intervention Training
10:00 AM 2:00 PM Workshop: Do the Genetics 101: Matching Techniques and Technologies to Research Questions in Wildlife and Fisheries Genetics
10:00 AM 6:00 PM Workshop: Fundamentals of Structured Decision Making
10:00 AM 2:00 PM Workshop: Improv for Wildlifers
10:00 AM 6:00 PM Workshop: Introduction to continuous-time movement modeling for animal tracking data
10:00 AM 6:00 PM Workshop: Multi-species Occupancy Modeling
10:00 AM 2:00 PM Workshop: Understanding and Communicating Forestry for Wildlife Biologists (insights and answers to your questions from forest wildlife biologists)
2:00 PM 6:00 PM Workshop: Ask a Biometrician
2:00 PM 6:00 PM Workshop: Biocultural Conservation and Public Engagement in Wildlife Biology
2:00 PM 6:00 PM Workshop: Human Dimensions 101: An Introduction to Conservation Social Science
2:00 PM 6:00 PM Workshop: Risk Communication Practices for Wildlife Professionals
6:00 PM 8:00 PM TWS Awards Reception


TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2

On-Demand Contributed Oral Presentations
On-Demand Posters
On-Demand Symposia
On-Demand Networking Lounges
12:00 AM 11:59 PM Sponsor Spotlight & Trade Show
7:00 AM 10:00 PM Attendee Help Desk & Conference Office
8:00 AM 9:00 AM International Wildlife Management Working Group Meeting
10:00 AM 12:00 PM Biometrics Working Group Meeting
10:00 AM 12:00 PM College & University Education Working Group Meeting
10:00 AM 11:00 AM Wildlife Innovation Center: Faculty and Student Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in University Fish and Wildlife Programs
10:00 AM 12:00 PM Fellowship of Christian Conservationists
10:00 AM 11:00 AM Rangeland Wildlife Working Group Meeting
10:00 AM 12:00 PM Working Group and Associated Meetings
11:00 AM 12:00 PM Wildlife Innovation Center: Student Roundtable with the Editors
12:00 PM 2:00 PM Plenary: Opening Plenary
2:00 PM 4:00 PM All Working Groups Meeting
2:30 PM 4:00 PM Panel Discussion: Outreach in the Virtual World: Tips, Tricks, Pitfalls, and Successes
2:30 PM 4:00 PM Panel Discussion: Over a Century of Conservation and Partnership: America’s National Wildlife Refuge System
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Early Career Professional Working Group Meeting
4:00 PM 5:00 PM Wildlife Innovation Center: How to radio-track animals from a drone
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Human Dimensions Working Group Meeting
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Invasive Species Working Group Meeting
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Purdue Forestry & Natural Resources Virtual Networking Event
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Wildlife Disease Working Group Meeting
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Working Group and Associated Meetings
6:00 PM 8:00 PM Student-Professional Networking Event
8:00 PM 10:00 PM Wildlife Film Festival: Feature Film Screening (Part 1)


WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 3

On-Demand Contributed Oral Presentations
On-Demand Posters
On-Demand Symposia
On-Demand Networking Lounges
12:00 AM 11:59 PM Sponsor Spotlight & Trade Show
7:00 AM 10:00 PM Attendee Help Desk & Conference Office
10:00 AM 12:00 PM Biological Diversity Working Group Meeting
10:00 AM 12:00 PM Habitat Restoration & Conservation Working Group Meeting
10:00 AM 12:00 PM Wetlands Working Group Meeting
10:00 AM 12:00 PM Wildlife Damage Management Working Group Meeting
10:00 AM 12:00 PM Working Group and Associated Meetings
12:00 PM 1:00 PM Wildlife Innovation Center: Considering Bioacoustics Monitoring? Factors to consider and How to Start
12:00 PM 2:00 PM Forestry & Wildlife Working Group Meeting
12:30 PM 2:00 PM Panel Discussion: Moving Forward: Expanding Inclusivity, Advocacy, and Allyship
1:00 PM 2:00 PM TWP Editorial Advisory Board Meeting
1:00 PM 2:30 PM Wildlife Innovation Center: Wildlife Chemical Immobilization – Priorities, Details & Challenges??
2:00 PM 3:30 PM Panel Discussion: A Future PI Training Session: How Do I get the Job, And What Do I do Once I have it.
2:00 PM 4:00 PM Student Chapter Advisors Meeting
3:30 PM 5:00 PM Panel Discussion: Renewing The North American Model of Wildlife Conservation
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Hunting, Trapping & Conservation Working Group Meeting
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Military Lands Working Group Meeting
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Native Peoples’ Wildlife Management Working Group Meeting
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Renewable Energy Working Group Meeting
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Student Development Working Group Meeting
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Working Group and Associated Meetings
6:00 PM 8:00 PM Associated Receptions
8:00 PM 10:00 PM Out in the Field Initiative: Social for Wildlifers in the LGBTQ+ Community
8:00 PM 10:00 PM Wildlife Film Festival: Feature Film Screening (Part 2)


THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4

On-Demand Contributed Oral Presentations
On-Demand Posters
On-Demand Symposia
On-Demand Networking Lounges
12:00 AM 11:59 PM Sponsor Spotlight & Trade Show
7:00 AM 10:00 PM Attendee Help Desk & Conference Office
10:00 AM 12:00 PM Spatial Ecology and Telemetry Working Group Meeting
10:00 AM 12:00 PM TWS Washington Chapter Lunch Meeting
10:00 AM 12:00 PM Urban Wildlife Working Group Meeting
10:00 AM 12:00 PM Working Group and Associated Meetings
12:00 PM 1:30 PM Student Chapter Leaders Lunch
12:30 PM 2:00 PM Panel Discussion: Keeping Rangelands Profitable – Panel Discussion
12:30 PM 2:00 PM Panel Discussion: Wildlife Vocalizations: Celebrating One Year of Stories Passion, Ingenuity, Tenacity, and Perseverance
2:00 PM 3:30 PM Panel Discussion: The Collegiate Conservation Cookbook: Building Your Resume to Be a Better Conservation Advocate
2:00 PM 3:00 PM Wildlife Innovation Center: Careers with the Federal Agencies
2:00 PM 4:00 PM TWS Sections & Chapters Collaboration Meeting
3:30 PM 5:00 PM Panel Discussion: The Diverse Paths to a Wildlife Career
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Canadian Members and Friends Reception
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Conservation Education & Outreach Working Group Meeting
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Drone Working Group Meeting
4:00 PM 6:00 PM JWM and WSB Associate Editor Business Meeting
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Working Group and Associated Meetings
6:00 PM 8:00 PM Associated Receptions
6:00 PM 8:00 PM Leadership Institute Reception (By Invitation Only)
8:00 PM 10:00 PM Pub Trivia Night


FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 5

On-Demand Contributed Oral Presentations
On-Demand Posters
On-Demand Symposia
On-Demand Networking Lounges
12:00 AM 11:59 PM Sponsor Spotlight & Trade Show
7:00 AM 10:00 PM Attendee Help Desk & Conference Office
10:00 AM 12:00 PM Climate Change & Wildlife Working Group Meeting
10:00 AM 12:00 PM Working Group and Associated Meetings
10:30 AM 12:00 PM Panel Discussion: Establishing a Tissue and Reagents Repository for Chronic Wasting Disease
12:00 PM 1:00 PM Keynote: Aldo Leopold Keynote Address
1:00 PM 1:45 PM Members Meeting
2:30 PM 4:00 PM Panel Discussion: Science Training: Supporting Careers in Wildlife Management
4:00 PM 6:00 PM Nutritional Ecology Working Group Meeting