Schedule

Preliminary Schedule

Tuesday, April 21
8:00 AM–7:00 PM Capitol Hill Day

By invitation. Please express your interest during conference registration.

11:00 AM–12:00 PM IMGS Nomenclature Meeting
2:00 PM–6:00 PM IMGS Secretariat Meeting
Wednesday, April 22
9:00 AM–1:00 PM New Faculty Forum

Advance registration required

9:00 AM–1:00 PM GENETICS Peer Review Training Program

Advance registration required

9:00 AM–5:00 PM Genetics Department Chair Meeting

Invitation only

1:00 PM–5:00 PM Mammalian Student Symposium

Advance registration required

1:00 PM–5:00 PM FlyBoard Meeting

Invitation only

1:00 PM–6:00 PM Speaker Check-in and Upload (required)
1:30 PM–4:30 PM Grants and Funding

Advance registration required

3:00 PM–5:00 PM CURE Workshop

Advance registration required

3:00 PM–5:00 PM GSA Journals Editor Meeting
6:45 PM–9:00 PM Opening Session and Keynote
9:00 PM–10:00 PM C. elegans Community Mixer
9:00 PM–10:00 PM Drosophila Community Mixer
9:00 PM–10:00 PM Mammalian Community Mixer
9:00 PM–10:00 PM PEQG Community Mixer
9:00 PM–10:00 PM Xenopus Community Mixer
9:00 PM–10:00 PM Yeast Community Mixer
9:00 PM–10:00 PM Zebrafish Community Mixer
Thursday, April 23
7:30 AM–3:00 PM Speaker Check-in and Upload (required)
8:00 AM–10:00 AM Concurrent Community Sessions
10:00 AM–10:30 AM Parents in Science Meetup

Share your challenges and tips with others regarding parenting and science.

10:00 AM–10:30 AM Flying Solo at TAGC Meetup

Connect with others who may be attending without their labmates.

10:00 AM–10:30 AM Coffee Break
10:30 AM–12:30 PM Biotech Pipeline
10:30 AM–12:30 PM Concurrent Community Sessions
12:30 PM–2:00 PM Community Connections

Lunch available for purchase

12:30 PM–2:00 PM Break
2:00 PM–4:00 PM Concurrent Thematic Sessions
4:15 PM–5:30 PM Concurrent Thematic Sessions
4:15 PM–5:30 PM Undergrad Platform
5:45 PM–6:30 PM Presentation of the Gruber Genetics Prize
6:30 PM–7:30 PM Break
7:30 PM–10:00 PM Poster Session/Opening Mixer
Friday, April 24
7:30 AM–3:00 PM Speaker Check-in and Upload (required)
8:00 AM–10:00 AM Concurrent Workshops
8:00 AM–10:00 AM Genetic Technology for Agriculture
10:00 AM–10:30 AM Scientists with Disabilities Meetup

Share your tips and challenges with others navigating science with disabilities.

10:00 AM–10:30 AM Doing Science at a PUI Meetup

Connect with those currently teaching at a PUI and those who would like to learn more.

10:00 AM–10:30 AM Coffee Break
10:30 AM–12:30 PM Concurrent Community Sessions
12:30 PM–2:00 PM Publishing Q&A

Advance registration required, lunch available for purchase

12:30 PM–2:00 PM Break
2:00 PM–4:00 PM Concurrent Thematic Sessions
4:15 PM–6:30 PM Posters and Exhibits
6:30 PM–7:45 PM Editors Social

Invitation only

6:30 PM–8:00 PM Break
8:00 PM–10:15 PM Keynote Session
Saturday, April 25
7:30 AM–3:00 PM Speaker Check-in and Upload (required)
8:00 AM–10:00 AM Concurrent Thematic Sessions
10:00 AM–10:30 AM LGBTQ+ in Science Meetup
10:00 AM–10:30 AM Coffee Break
10:30 AM–12:30 PM Concurrent Thematic Sessions
10:30 AM–12:30 PM Discovering Careers in Industry
12:30 PM–2:00 PM Recruitment Event

Lunch available for purchase

12:30 PM–2:00 PM Break
2:00 PM–4:00 PM Concurrent Community Sessions
4:15 PM–6:15 PM Posters and Exhibits
6:15 PM–7:45 PM Break
7:45 PM–10:00 PM Keynote Session
10:00 PM–11:00 PM Science Communication Event
Sunday, April 26
8:00 AM–10:00 AM Concurrent Community Sessions
10:00 AM–10:30 AM Coffee Break
10:30 AM–12:30 PM Keynote Session

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