Kentucky Academy of Science

Meeting Program

2016 KAS Meeting Program (pdf)(contains oral presentation times)

Schedule of events

Friday, November 4

8:00 am – 10:00 am                       KAS Board meeting (open to all KAS members) – Life Science 133

9:00 am – 4:00 pm                         KBRIN NIH R15 Grant Writing Workshop

9:00 am – 11:00 am                       Ky Organization of Field Stations meeting- Rauch Planetarium

10:00 am                                           Section Officers Meeting – Shumaker 139

10:15 am                                           Registration Opens – Shumaker Research Building

11:00 am                                           Poster Check in & Set-Up begins- Shumaker 139

11:45am  – 1:00 pm                      Welcome & Keynote Presentation: A Visit with Marie Curie –  Strickler Auditorium

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm                         FRIDAY AFTERNOON ORAL PRESENTATIONS – Davidson Hall

Chemistry  – Analytical & Physical, 1:00-4:00 pm, Davidson 111

Engineering 1:00-5:00 pm, Davidson 108

Geography 1:00-4:00 pm, Davidson 107

Geology 2:45- 5:00pm, Davidson 104

Mathematics 1:00-5:00 pm, Davidson 109

Psychology 1:15-2:30pm, Davidson 110

Kentucky Community & Technical College System (KCTCS) Meetings – 1:00-3:00pm, Davidson 103. (Breakouts in Davidson 207 and 209 B)

Practice Rooms – Davidson 101,  Davidson 209A

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm                         FRIDAY AFTERNOON POSTER SESSIONS – Miller IT and Shumaker Research Building

Agricultural Sciences 1:00-2:00 pm, Miller IT

Cellular & Molecular Biology 1:00-5:00 pm, Miller IT

Ecology & Environmental Sciences 1:00-5:00 pm, Miller IT

Geography 4:00-5:00 pm, Shumaker Research Building  2nd floor

Geology 1:00-2:00pm, Shumaker Research Building  2nd floor

Microbiology 1:00-3:00 pm, Miller IT

Physics & Astronomy 3:00-4:00pm, Shumaker Research Building  2nd floor

Physiology & Biochemistry 1:00-5:00pm, Miller IT

2:30 pm                                               Afternoon Break – Shumaker and Davidson

5:00-6:00 pm                                   KAS Committee meetings – join us and find out more about:

  • Grants & Awards – Davidson 101
  • Public engagement (Richard Gelderman, Chair) – Davidson 103
  • Science Education & Advocacy  (Kerrie McDaniel, chair)  – Davidson 104
  • Membership    – Davidson 207
  • Internal Communications ( Doug Chatham, Chair) – Davidson 107

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm                          Night at the Museum at Kentucky Science Center –

                                                                Admission is included in your KAS meeting registration

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm                          Plenary Session – Symposium at the Kentucky Science Center

“Science & Suds” featuring “Universal Solvent,”our own KAS Beer brewed by Against the Grain

Saturday, November 5

7:30 am                                                Registration Opens (Coffee & Bagels: 8:00 – 9:30 am) – Shumaker 139

8:00 am – 12:00 pm                      SATURDAY MORNING ORAL PRESENTATIONS – Shumaker, Davidson

Agricultural Sciences 8:30 am – Noon, Davidson 111

Anthropology / Sociology 9:45-11:30, Strickler 209

Botany 9:00-10:30, Davidson 104

Cellular & Molecular Biology 8:00-11:30, Davidson 110

Chemistry- Organic & Inorganic 9:00am – Noon, Davidson 101

Ecology & Environmental Science 8:00am – Noon, Davidson 109

Health Sciences 9:00- Noon, Davidson 103

Physics & Astronomy 8:00 – 11:30, Davidson 108

Physiology & Biochemistry 9:00-10:15, Davidson 107

Science Education 10:45- Noon, Strickler 102

Practice rooms – Strickler 208 and 208A

9:00 am – 4:00 pm                          EXHIBITORS / CAREER FAIR – Shumaker lobby

9:30 am – 5:00pm                          Geological Society of Kentucky field trip – meets at Clifty Falls

10:00 am – 12:00 pm                    SATURDAY MORNING POSTER SESSIONS – Miller IT and Shumaker Research Building

Botany 11:00am- Noon, Miller IT

Computer & Information Sciences 11:00 – Noon, Shumaker Research Building 2nd floor

Mathematics 10:00- 11:00am, Shumaker Research Building 2nd floor

Psychology 10:00- Noon, Miller IT

Science Education 9:00-10:00 am, Miller IT

Zoology 9:00- 11:00 am, Miller IT

10:30 am                                            Morning Break – Shumaker and Davidson

11:00 am-1:00  pm                          Rare Physics & Astronomy Books on Display, Kain Rare Books
Gallery, Lower Level, Ekstrom Library East Wing

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm                       Past Presidents’ Lunch – University Club

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm                       Lunch (on your own) – if you ordered a box lunch pick it up in Shumaker

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm                         SATURDAY AFTERNOON ORAL PRESENTATIONS – Shumaker, Davidson

Agricultural Sciences 1:00-4:45 pm, Davidson 111

Cellular & Molecular Biology 1:00-3:15pm, Davidson 110

Computer & Information Sciences 1:15-4:00pm, Davidson 101

Ecology & Environmental Sciences 1:00-2:00pm, Davidson 109

Microbiology 1:00-4:15pm,  Davidson 107

Physics & Astronomy 1:00-2:15 (KAPT Workshop follows at 2:45), Davidson 108

Science Education 1:00-3:45pm, Strickler 102

Zoology 1:00-2:15, Davidson 104

Practice rooms – Strickler 208 and 208 A

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm                         SATURDAY AFTERNOON POSTER SESSIONS- Shumaker Research Building and Miller IT

Anthropology / Sociology 1:00-2:00pm, Miller IT

Chemistry- Analytical & Physical 1:00-2:00pm, Shumaker Research Building 3rd floor

Chemistry – Organic & Inorganic 1:00-3:00pm, Shumaker Research Building 3rd floor

Engineering 1:00-2:00pm, Shumaker Research Building 2nd floor

Health Sciences 1:00-2:00pm, Miller IT

2:30 pm                                               Afternoon Break – Shumaker and Davidson

4:00 pm                                               KAS Annual Business Meeting – Davidson 109

5:00 pm – 7 pm                         Reception and Awards – Bigelow Hall, Miller IT Center

 

TOP