Schedule

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Monday, March 23

National IPM Coordinator Meeting | 8:00-10:00 AM
Regional IPM Coordinator Meetings | 10:00 AM-TBD
Optional Tour to Hillside Middle School, Frog Bench Farms and Wasatch Community Gardens in Salt Lake City | 1:00-5:00 PM - meet at the registration desk in Hall 1 at 12:45 PM
Optional Tour to Pettingill's Fruit Farm, Willard, UT and Legacy Preserve, Farmington, UT | 1:00-5:00 PM - meet at the registration desk in Hall 1 at 12:45 PM
Gylling Data Management ARM Workshop:  Improve Experiment Quality using ARM 2015 | 1:00-5:00 PM
Optional Specialized Workshop - Applications of Geo-Technologies in Agricultural IPM Decision Support | 3:00–6:00 PM
Welcome Reception, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art | 5:30-7:30 PM

Tuesday, March 24

Continental Breakfast | 7:00-8:30 AM
Opening Plenary Session - "Integrated Pest Management on a Hotter, Flatter, More Crowded Earth," Dr. Parag Chitnis, USDA's National Institute for Food and Agriculture | 8:30 AM
Concurrent Sessions | 9:45 AM & 11:00 AM
Awards Luncheon and Speaker - "Developing Leadership for IPM: Expanding IPM Excellence from Scholars to Policy Entrepreneurs, Dr. Marc Lame, Indiana University | 12:15 PM
Concurrent Sessions | 3:00 PM & 4:15 PM
Poster Session, Exhibits and Reception| 5:30–7:00 PM
Stop School Pest Meeting| 6:30-8:30 PM

Wednesday, March 25

Continental Breakfast | 7:00-8:30 AM
Plenary Session - "Herbicide Resistance–A Wicked Problem," Dr. David Shaw, Mississippi State University | 8:30 AM
Concurrent Sessions | 9:45 AM & 11:00 AM
Lunch on own
Organic and IPM Working Group Meeting | 12:30-1:30 PM
Concurrent Sessions | 1:45 PM & 3:00 PM & 4:15 PM
Poster Session, Exhibits, and Reception| 5:30–7:00 PM
Silent Auction | 5:30-7:00 PM

Thursday, March 26

Continental Breakfast | 7:00-8:30 AM
Plenary Session - "Challenges and Opportunities for Pest Management in the Developing World," Dr. Mark Robson, Rutgers University | 8:30 AM
Concurrent Sessions | 9:45 AM & 11:00 AM
Lunch on own
Concurrent Sessions | 1:45 PM & 3:00 PM
Closing Plenary Session - "Protecting Human Health and the Environment in a Changing World," Mr. Jim Jones, US Environmental Protection Agency | 4:15 PM
Adjourn | 5:15 PM

Friday, March 27

Optional Professional Development Session - Evaluation and Assessment of IPM Programs | 8:00 AM–12:00 PM