Schedule

Sunday February 12

4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Registration open, Palladian Foyer

Monday February 13

7:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Registration open, Palladian Foyer
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Field trip U.S. National Arboretum
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Field trip U.S. Botanic Garden Production Facility
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Field trip Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Workshop: Ecological Considerations in Purpose Specific Seed Mix Design, Blue Room
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Field trip Norman A. Berg National Plant Materials Center
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Field trip Dumbarton Oaks Park
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Native Seed: Planning, Processing, Increase, and Application, Blue Room
4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Next Steps: Initiating a New IUCN Seed Conservation Specialist Group, Blue Room

Tuesday February 14

7:30 a.m. Registration open, Palladian Foyer
8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. General session, Palladian
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Coffee break, Diplomat
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Concurrent sessions: Palladian, Blue Room, Congressional, and Cabinet
12:00 p.m. – 12:20 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
1:20 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Concurrent sessions: Palladian, Blue Room, Congressional, and Cabinet
3:00 p.m. – 3:20 p.m. Coffee break, Diplomat
3:20 p.m. – 4:40 p.m. Concurrent sessions: Palladian, Blue Room, Congressional, and Cabinet
4:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Poster & exhibit session, Diplomat

Wednesday February 15

7:30 a.m. Registration open, Palladian Foyer
8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. General session, Palladian
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Coffee break, Diplomat
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Concurrent sessions: Palladian, Blue Room, Congressional, and Cabinet
12:00 p.m. – 1:20 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
1:20 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Concurrent sessions: Palladian, Blue Room, Congressional, and Cabinet
3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Coffee break, Diplomat
3:30 p.m. – 4:50 p.m. Small group work sessions, Palladian, Blue Room, Congressional, and Cabinet
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Reception at the U.S. Botanic Garden Conservatory
5:15, 5:30, & 5:45 p.m. Buses departing Omni for U.S. Botanic Garden

Thursday February 16

7:30 a.m. Registration open, Palladian Foyer
8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Concurrent sessions: Palladian, Blue Room, Congressional, and Cabinet
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Coffee break, Diplomat
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Concurrent sessions: Palladian, Blue Room, Congressional, and Cabinet
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. General session, Palladian
1:00 p.m.  Adjourn