Schedule at a Glance - Since ISBW14 and WSC2020 have been postponed, these dates will change but the general layout of the weeklong event will stay the same. We will post revised dates as soon as possible.

Sunday, 9th Aug

4:00pm - 6:00pm

Conference registration opens

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Happy hour at Camp Severn Shore (The Graduate Hotel restaurant)

Non-sponsored happy hour with cash bar

Camp Severn Shore menu



Monday, 10th Aug

8:00am - 9:00am

Conference registration, coffee, and networking

Coffee provided in the atrium

9:00am - 10:30am

Plenary

Welcome to Annapolis, WSC, and ISBW

Keynote address

10:30am - 11:00am

Break

Coffee and snacks available for purchase from Poindexter Cafe

11:00am - 12:30pm

Session 1: Chesapeake Bay

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Lunch break

Lunch on your own

2:00pm - 3:30pm

Concurrent sessions 2A and 2B

Topics and speakers TBD

3:30pm - 4:00pm

Coffee break

Coffee provided

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Concurrent sessions 3A and 3B

Topics and speakers TBD



Tuesday, 11th Aug

8:00am - 9:00am

Conference registration, coffee, and networking

Coffee provided in the atrium

9:00am - 10:30am

Plenary session

Speakers or panels TBA

10:30am - 11:00am

Break

Coffee and snacks available for purchase from Poindexter Cafe

11:00am - 12:30pm

Concurrent sessions 4A and 4B

Topics and speakers TBD

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Lunch break

Lunch on your own

2:00pm - 3:30pm

Concurrent Sessions 5A and 5B

Topics and speakers TBD

3:30pm - 4:00pm

Coffee break

Coffee provided

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Concurrent sessions 6A and 6B

Topics and speakers TBD

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Poster session and reception

Cash bar available



Wednesday, 12th Aug

8:00am - 5:30pm

Field trips

Field trip options are listed under the "Field Trips" page. Field trip durations vary. Please select your field trip when you register.



Thursday, 13th Aug

8:00am - 9:00am

Conference registration, coffee, and networking

Coffee provided in atrium

9:00am - 10:30am

Plenary session

Speakers or panels TBA

10:30am - 11:00am

Break

Coffee and snacks available for purchase from Poindexter Cafe

11:00am - 12:30pm

Workshop session 1

4 concurrent, see workshop schedule under the "Workshops" page

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Lunch break

Lunch on your own

2:00pm - 3:30pm

Workshop session 2

4 concurrent, see workshop schedule under the "Workshops" page

3:30pm - 4:00pm

Coffee break

Coffee provided

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Workshop session 3

4 concurrent, see workshop schedule under the "Workshops" page



Friday, 14th Aug

8:00am - 9:00am

Conference registration, coffee, and networking

Coffee provided in atrium

9:00am - 10:30am

Plenary session

Speakers or panels TBA

10:30am - 11:00am

Break

Coffee and snacks available for purchase from Poindexter Cafe

11:00am - 12:30pm

Workshop session 4

4 concurrent, see workshop schedule under the "Workshops" page

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Lunch break

Lunch on your own

2:00pm - 3:30pm

Workshop session 5

4 concurrent, see workshop schedule under the "Workshops" page

3:30pm - 4:00pm

Coffee break

Coffee provided

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Workshop session 6

4 concurrent, see workshop schedule under the "Workshops" page

5:30pm - 6:30pm

World Seagrass Association meeting

6:30pm - 9:00pm

Awards ceremony and conference celebration

Hors d'oeuvres provided, cash bar available