schedule

Preliminary Schedule for the 2015 IMATA Conference in Nassau, Bahamas

 

Sunday

- Registration

- Animal Training Seminar Classes

- Evening Icebreaker

 

Monday, 28 September 2015

7:00AM to 8:00AM – Registration

8:00AM to 9:00AM – Opening Ceremonies

9:00AM to 10:00AM – Keynote Speaker: Brad Andrews

10:00AM to 10:30AM – Break

10:30AM to 12:00PM – Formal Presentations

12:00PM to 1:30PM – Lunch

1:30PM to 3:00PM – IMATA Business Meeting

3:00PM t0 3:30PM – Break

3:30PM to 4:30PM – Formal Presentations

4:30PM to 7:00PM – Free Time

7:00PM to 10:00PM – Career Night #1: Resume Review & Interview Skills

 

Tuesday, 29 September 2015

7:00AM to 8:00AM – Registration

8:00AM to 8:30AM – Announcements/Raffle

8:30AM to 10:00AM – Panel Discussion: Providing our Animals with the Best of Care

10:00AM to 10:30AM – Break

10:30AM to 12:00PM – Formal Presentations

12:00PM to 1:30PM – Lunch

1:30PM to 3:00PM – Workshop

3:00PM t0 3:30PM – Break

3:30PM to 5:00PM – Formal Presentations

5:00PM to 6:00PM – Poster Presentations & Art Contest

6:00PM to 7:00PM – Break

7:00PM to 10:00PM – Career Night #2: Job Fair

 

Wednesday, 30 September 2015

7:00AM to 8:00AM – Registration

8:00AM to 8:30AM – Announcements/Raffle

8:30AM to 10:00AM – Formal Presentations

10:00AM to 10:30AM – Break

10:30AM to 12:00PM – Formal Presentations

12:00PM to 1:00PM – Lunch

1:00PM to 7:00PM – Dolphin Encounters Site Visit with Informal Presentations

7:00PM to 10:00PM – Social Mixer at “The Green Parrot”

 

Thursday, 1 October 2015

7:00AM to 8:00AM – Registration

8:00AM to 8:30AM – Announcements/Raffle

8:30AM to 9:00AM – ATAC Game Show

9:00AM to 10:00AM – Guest Speaker: Dr. Terry L. Maple

10:00AM to 10:30AM – Break

10:30AM to 12:00PM – Formal Presentations

12:00PM to 1:30PM – Lunch

1:30PM to 3:00PM – Formal Presentations

3:00PM t0 3:30PM – Break

3:30PM to 5:00PM – Aquaventure Waterpark

 

Friday, 2 October 2015

7:00AM to 8:00AM – Registration

8:00AM to 8:30AM – Announcements/Raffle

8:30AM to 10:00AM – Formal Presentations

10:00AM to 10:30AM – Break

10:30AM to 11:30PM – Formal Presentations

11:30AM to 12:00PM – 2016 Conference Presentation

12:00PM to 1:30PM – Lunch

1:30PM to 3:00PM – Committee Meetings

3:00PM to 6:30PM – Free Time

6:30PM to 7:00PM – Cocktail Reception

7:00PM to Midnight – Honors & Awards Banquet