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TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2015

Registration: 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2015

Breakfast: 7:00 am – 9:00 am

Registration: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Exhibitor Setup: 8:00 am – 11:00 am

Exhibit Hall Open: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

Speaker Practice Room Open: 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Workshops: 9:00 am – 10:15 am

STEM Education Partnerships: The Critical Need to Secure New Generations of Innovators

Capturing Rain: Create a Rain Garden to Reduce Stormwater Runoff and Promote Native Species

Monitoring and Assessment: Learn the Basics for Your Best Program Yet

WHC Conservation Certification: The New Online Application Experience (Sessions A & B)

Break: 10:15 am – 10:45 am

Workshops: 10:45 am – 12:00 pm

Finding Inspiration in Your Habitat through Art and Storytelling

Outdoor Learning Environments: Creating a New Generation of Conservationists

Growing a Pollinator Garden: Employee and Community Engagement in Conservation

WHC Conservation Certification: The New Online Application Experience (Sessions C & D)

General Session: 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2015

Pollinator Award Breakfast: 8:00 am – 8:50 am

Registration: 8:00 am – 5:30 pm

Exhibit Hall Open: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Speaker Practice Room Open: 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Panel Sessions: 9:00 am – 10:15 am

Small Projects, Big Impact – The Seriously Significant Contribution of Small Sites

Align Your Program with Local Ecology and Community Priorities

Break: 10:15 am – 10:45 am

Panel Sessions: 10:45 am – 12:00 pm

Without Data, Did it Really Happen? Leveraging Data Collection and Use to Measure Conservation Impact

Bringing Remediation Sites to Life: Strategies for Habitat Restoration on Contaminated Lands

Luncheon & Partner Awards Presentations: 12:00 pm – 1:25 pm

Panel Sessions: 1:30 pm – 2:40 pm

Methods and Techniques for Managing Species of Concern

Focus on Freshwater – Strategies and Tactics for Restoring Aquatic Habitats

Break: 2:40 pm – 3:00 pm

Panel Session: 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

For the Birds – Strategies to Maximize Your Avian Management Program

WHC Certification Photography Sessions: 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Cocktail Reception: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Dinner and International Awards Presentation: 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm