2017 Conference

Diversity. Equity. Inclusivity.

2017 Conference Stats

Friday

Time Event
12:00 – 5:00 PM Registration
1:30 – 1:50 PM Opening Session
Time Academic Track General Track Technical Track
2:00 – 2:50 PM Poster Contest Panel Tech Talk
3:00 – 3:50 PM Poster Contest Panel Workshop
4:00 – 4:50 PM Graduate Research Presentations Resume Workshop Workshop
Time Event
5:00 – 5:50 PM School Photos, Hotel Key Pick-Up
6:00 – 6:50 PM Buffet Dinner
(Banquet Hall)
7:00 – 7:50 PM Keynote
8:00 – 9:30 PM Networking

Saturday

Time Event
8:00 – 10:00 AM Conference Registration
7:00 – 8:30 AM Breakfast
8:30 – 8:50 AM Opening Session
Time Academic Track General Track Technical Track
9:00 – 9:50 AM Lightning Talks Panel Tech Talks
10:00 – 11:50 AM Career Fair
Time Event
12:00 – 12:50 PM Lunch
1:00 – 1:50 PM Keynote
2:00 – 4:30 PM Mentoring Event

2017 Conference Volunteers:

  • Program Committee: Judy Mullins, Sarah Peters
  • Finance and Fundraising Committee: Carol Spradling
  • Registrar: Diana Linville, Crystal Ward
  • Webmasters: Sarah Withee, Crystal Ward
  • Printing Coordinators: Sarah Withee, Judy Mullins
  • Accommodation Coordinator: Sarah Peters
  • Social Media Coordinator: Kirsten Markley
  • Poster Contest: Meilani Conley
  • Career Fair Coordinator: Carol Spradling
  • Lightning Talks and Graduate Research Presentations: Julia Wilkerson
  • Networking Event: Julieann Freeman
  • Graphic Design: Elicia Reuscher, Paige Varney

Main committee members:

  • Judy Mullins (University of Missouri–Kansas City)
  • Sarah Peters (CivicPlus)
  • Carol Spradling (Northwest Missouri State University)
  • Abbey Trotta (FireMon)
  • Crystal Ward (Northwest Missouri State University)
  • Sarah Withee (Stowers Institute for Medical Research)