Preliminary Program

We have accepted proposals for 12 Panel Discussion Sessions, 4 Workshops, 5 Training Workshops, 2 Solution Sessions, 200 abstracts for oral presentations, and 58 abstracts for poster presentations. The final program of the conference will be announced in the first week of September, 2019, and only the proposals/abstracts submitted by the authors who will complete conference registration by August 30, 2019 will be included in the final program. Some basic details of these proposals and abstracts are given under the respective headings. A preliminary program of the conference is given below. A PDF version of the preliminary program can be found here.

Day 1

Wednesday, October 16

Time Event
8:30 Registration & Morning Refreshments
9:00 Conference Opening & Plenary Session
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Concurrent Panel Sessions
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Concurrent Themed Sessions
15:30 Coffee Break
16:00 Concurrent Themed Sessions, Workshops & Solution Sessions
17:30
    Training Workshops
19:00 End of Day 1

Day 2

Thursday, October 17

Time Event
8:30 Registration & Morning Refreshments
9:00 Plenary Session
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Concurrent Panel Sessions
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Concurrent Themed Sessions
15:30 Coffee Break
16:00 Poster Session
17:30 Reception including a keynote speech by Dr. David Suzuki
19:00 End of Day 2

Day 3

Friday, October 18

Time Event
8:30 Registration & Morning Refreshments
9:00 Plenary Keynote – 2 Speakers
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Concurrent Panel Sessions
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Concurrent Themed Sessions
15:30 Coffee Break
16:00 Concurrent Themed Sessions
17:30 End of Day 3