General Schedule

Monday, 25 July

18:30-21:30   First AOU Council Meeting   Daytona

Tuesday, 26 July

08:00-15:00   Second AOU Council Meeting   Daytona
08:00-17:00   Student Committee Meeting   Board Room 1
08:00-22:00   Speaker Ready Room Open   Board Room 3
10:00-15:00   Workshop-Predicting and Mapping Avian Distributions: Recent Advances and Future Challenges   Grand 6
13:00-16:00   Workshop-Teaching with Cutting-Edge Bird Data   Grand 3
13:00-20:00   Presentation Room Open   Board Room 4
15:00-17:00   Roundtable Discussion-From Chernobyl to Fukushima and Beyond: What twenty-five years of studying the fate and effects of radioactive contamination in birds can tell us about the potential for the recent Japanese nuclear disaster to affect global avian populations   Grand 7
15:00-20:00   Registration   Ballroom Foyer
15:00-20:00   Silent Auction Open   Ballroom Foyer
15:00-20:00   Exhibits Open   Ballroom Foyer
15:30-17:00   Roundtable Discussion-Funding Opportunities at NSF: What You Should Know   Grand 6
16:00–17:00   AOU Fellows Meeting   Clearwater
17:30–20:00   Icebreaker Social/Opening Reception   Ballroom Foyer
18:00–19:30   AOU Fellows Dinner   St. Johns

 

Wednesday, 27 July

06:00–08:30   Early Morning Birding Trips   Depart Newman St. Entrance
07:00-17:00   Presentation Room Open   Board Room 4
07:00-22:00   Speaker Ready Room Open   Board Room 3
08:00-12:00   Poster Set Up   Ballroom Foyer
08:00–17:00   Registration Open   Ballroom Foyer
08:00-22:00   Silent Auction Open   Ballroom Foyer
08:15-09:30   Plenary Session   Grand 1 & 2
09:30-10:00   Coffee Break   Ballroom Foyer
10:00-12:00   Concurrent Sessions   Various
    Evolution 1   Grand 1
    Habitat Ecology 1   Grand 6
    Management and Conservation 1   Grand 3
    Plumage and Morphology   Grand 7
12:00-13:00   Lunch   On Your Own
13:00-15:00   Concurrent Sessions   Various
    Symposium: A No-Analog Future for Birds in a Changing Climate?   Grand 3
    Symposium: Citizen Science as a Tool for Ecological Research   Grand 6
    Breeding Biology 1   Grand 7
    Phylogeography & Biogeography   Grand 1
15:00-15:30   Coffee Break   Ballroom Foyer
15:30-17:00   Concurrent Sessions   Various
    Symposium: A No-Analog Future for Birds in a Changing Climate? (Continued)   Grand 3
    Symposium: Citizen Science as a Tool for Ecological Research (Continued)   Grand 6
    Sexual Selection   Grand 1
    Urbanization and Anthropogenic Effects   Grand 7
17:00–18:00   AOU Business Meeting   Grand 3
19:00–22:00   Poster Session and Cash Bar Social/Reception   Ballroom Foyer

Thursday, 28 July

06:00-08:30   Early Morning Birding Trips   Depart Newman St. Entrance
06:30-07:30   All-out Ostrich Uproar Run (Off-site)   Depart Hyatt
07:00-17:00   Presentation Room Open   Board Room 4
07:00-22:00   Speaker Ready Room Open   Board Room 3
08:00-17:00   Registration Open   Ballroom Foyer
08:00-22:00   Posters and Exhibits Open   Ballroom Foyer
08:00-22:00   Silent Auction Open   Ballroom Foyer
08:15-09:30   Plenary Session   Grand 1 & 2
09:30-10:00   Coffee Break   Ballroom Foyer
10:00-12:00   Concurrent Sessions   Various
    Landscape Ecology   Grand 3
    Mating Systems   Grand 6
    Physiology   Grand 1
    Population Biology 1   Grand 7
12:00-13:00   Lunch   On Your Own
12:30-14:00   Editors Meeting   Clearwater
13:00-15:00   Concurrent Sessions   Various
    Symposium: Conservation Biology of the Florida Scrub-Jay: Challenges to Saving Florida’s Unique Bird   Grand 3
    Symposium: Post-Fledgling Use of Second-Growth Vegetation by Forest-Breeding Migratory Birds   Grand 6
    Conservation 1   Grand 7
    Tropical Phylogenetics   Grand 1
15:00-15:30   Coffee Break   Ballroom Foyer
15:30-17:00   Concurrent Sessions   Various
    Symposium: Conservation Biology of the Florida Scrub-Jay: Challenges to Saving Florida’s Unique Bird   Grand 3
    Symposium: Post-Fledgling Use of Second-Growth Vegetation by Forest-Breeding Migratory Birds   Grand 6
    Behavior 1   Grand 1
    Migration 1   Grand 7
18:00–19:00   Student-Professional Social   Grand 2
19:00–21:30   Student Quiz Bowl   Grand 1

Friday, 29 July

06:00-08:30   Early Morning Birding Trips   Depart Newman St. Entrance
07:00-15:00   Presentation Room Open   Board Room 4
07:00-22:00   Speaker Ready Room Open   Board Room 3
08:00-12:00   Posters and Exhibits Open   Ballroom Foyer
08:00-17:00   Registration Open   Ballroom Foyer
08:00-17:00   Silent Auction - Winner Pick Up & Payment   Ballroom Foyer
08:15-09:30   Plenary Session   Grand 1 & 2
09:30-10:00   Coffee Break   Ballroom Foyer
10:00-12:00   Concurrent Sessions   Various
    Climate Change   Grand 3
    Evolution 2   Grand 1
    Habitat Ecology 2   Grand 7
    Migration 2   Grand 6
12:00-13:00   Lunch   On Your Own
12:00-15:00   Poster and Exhibit Teardown   Ballroom Foyer
12:30-14:00   Paddle Races   Jacksonville Landing
13:00-15:00   Concurrent Sessions   Various
    Management and Conservation 2   Grand 3
    Movement and Dispersal   Grand 6
    Phylogenetics   Grand 1
    Population Biology 2   Grand 7
15:00-15:30   Coffee Break   Ballroom Foyer
15:30-17:00   Concurrent Sessions   Various
    Behavior 2   Grand 6
    Breeding Biology 2   Grand 7
    Conservation 2   Grand 3
16:00-18:00   Student Awards Committee Meeting   Boardroom 1
17:30-18:30   Cocktail hour and Reception   Ballroom Foyer
18:30-20:30   AOU Awards Banquet   Grand 1 & 2

Saturday, 30 July

04:00–21:00   Field Trip: Pelagic Birds   Depart Newman St. Entrance
06:00–14:00   Field Trip: Osceola Forest   Depart Newman St. Entrance
07:00–14:00   Field Trip: Breeding Marsh and Waterbirds   Depart Newman St. Entrance