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October 22, 2013 
Schedule at a Glance
Subject to change
AGHE’s commitment is providing the gerontological community with the most up-to-date and pertinent information in gerontological and geriatrics education. This year’s tracks include: New Directions and Strategies in Program Administration and Development; Emerging Issues in Cross-cultural Research and Education; New Models for Connecting Communities and Classrooms in Lifespan Education; Innovations in Geriatric and Public Health Education: Linking Education to Improving Practice; Arts and Humanities: Exploring the Richness of our Aging Society through Education; Aging and Education: Policy Issues in the 21st Century.
Thursday, February 27
10:00 am-6:00 pm        Full-Day Pre-Conference Institute
12:00 pm-5:00 pm        Silent Auction Intake
12:00 pm-6:00 pm        Registration
 1:00 pm-5:00 pm         Half-Day Pre-Conference Institutes
 3:00 pm-4:00 pm         Committee Meetings
 4:30 pm-5:30 pm         Committee Meetings
 6:30 pm-8:00 pm         Opening Plenary
 8:30 pm-9:30 pm         Opening Reception
Friday, February 28
7:00 am-8:00 am          Newcomers Welcome
8:00 am-9:00 am          Silent Auction Intake
8:00 am-9:30 am          Concurrent Sessions
8:00 am-6:00 pm          Registration
9:00 am-12:00 pm        Poster Session #1 (Face-to-Face Times: 9:30 am-10:00 am and 11:30 am-12:00 pm)
                                  Sigma Phi Omega Posters
9:00 am-4:30 pm          Exhibit Hall Open/Silent Auction Bidding
9:30 am-10:00 am        Exhibit Hall Break
10:00 am-11:30 am      Concurrent Sessions
                                  Public Policy Town Hall
12:00 pm-1:30 pm        Networking Luncheon
1:30 pm-2:30 pm          Open Committee Meetings
1:30 pm-4:30 pm          Poster Session #2 (Face-to-Face Times: 2:30 pm-3:00 pm and 4:00 pm-4:30 pm)
2:30 pm-3:00 pm          Exhibit Hall Break
2:30 pm-4:30 pm          Sigma Phi Omega Paper Session & Business Meeting/Reception
3:00 pm-4:30 pm          Concurrent Sessions
4:30 pm-5:30 pm          AGHE Business Meeting
6:30 pm                       Dine Arounds
Saturday, March 1 
6:00 am-7:00 am          Healthy AGHE Fun Run/Walk
7:00 am-8:00 am          Institutional Reps Breakfast
8:00 am-9:30 pm          Concurrent Sessions
                                  Distinguished Teacher Panel TBD
8:00 am-5:00 pm          Registration
9:00 am-12:00 pm        Poster Session #3 (Face-to-Face Times: 9:30 am-10:00 am and 11:30 am-12:00 pm)
9:00 am-3:30 pm          Exhibit Hall Open
                                  Silent Auction Bidding (until 3:00 pm)
9:30 am-10:00 am        Exhibit Hall Break
10:00 am-11:30 am      Concurrent Sessions
10:00 am-12:00 pm      AGHE Fellows Mentoring
12:00 pm-1:00 pm        Open Committee Meetings
12:00 pm-1:30 pm        Careers in Aging Week and GSA Ambassador Program Meeting
1:30 pm-3:00 pm         Concurrent Sessions
                                  Past President's Symposium
3:00 pm-3:30 pm         Exhibit Hall Break
                                 Silent Auction Closing
3:30 pm-5:00 pm         K-12 Committee Student Writing Contest Award Ceremony
5:00 pm-6:00 pm         Tibbits Award Lecture
7:00 pm-11:00 pm      Blue Jeans Birthday Bash - AGHE's 40th Anniversary Celebration
Sunday, March 2
7:00 am-7:45 am          Interfaith Worship/Memorial Service
8:00 am-9:30 am          Concurrent Sessions
9:45 am-10:45 am        Hiram Friedsam Award Lecture
11:00 am-12:00 pm      Closing Plenary