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Schedule at a Glance

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Please note that the schedule is subject to change.

Saturday, June 24

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

Short Courses*

Sunday, June 25

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

Short Courses*

8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Registration Open

8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Division Leadership Team Meeting

8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 

Section Leadership Forum

1:00 – 3:00 p.m. 

Division Poster and Oral Competitions

3:30 – 4:20 p.m. 

Phi Tau Sigma/Division Competition Awards Ceremony 

4:00 – 5:30 p.m. 

Fellows Recognition Forum*

6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Awards Celebration

7:00 – 8:00 p.m. 

Welcome Reception

Monday, June 26

6:45 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Registration Open

7:00 – 8:30 a.m.

Fun Run + Fitness and After Party

7:45 – 8:45 a.m. 

Primer Sessions 

9:00 – 10:15 a.m.

Featured Session

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Expo Open

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Scientific & Applied Sessions

12:00 – 2:00 p.m.

ePoster/Poster Sessions

12:00 – 5:00 p.m

Career Center Live Networking Event

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Featured Session

3:00 – 5:00 p.m.

ePoster/Poster Sessions

3:30 – 5:00 p.m.

Scientific & Applied Sessions

6:00 – 7:30 p.m. 

New Professionals Mixer

Tuesday, June 27

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Registration Open

8:30 – 10:30 a.m. 

Featured Session

8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Career Center Live Scheduled Interviews

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

Expo Open

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Scientific & Applied Sessions

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Poster and ePoster Sessions

2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Scientific & Applied Sessions

3:00 – 5:00 p.m. 

Poster and ePoster Sessions

4:45 – 6:15 p.m. 

Division Networking Reception 

5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

IFTSA Mixer

7:00 – 9:00 p.m. 

IFTSA Closing Ceremony 

10:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. 

Student Networking Party at the Gold Coast Hotel and Casino

Wednesday, June 28

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Registration Open

8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 

Career Center Live Scheduled Interviews 

8:30 – 10:00 a.m. 

Scientific & Applied Sessions

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 

Expo Open 

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

ePoster/Poster Sessions

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Scientific & Applied Sessions 

1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Scientific & Applied Sessions

1:30 – 3:30 p.m. 

ePoster/Poster Sessions


* Separate registration fee required