Program Schedule

Here is our preliminary program schedule for Adaptation Canada 2020, including session descriptions within each of the Conference's concurrent sessions

The program is subject to change. Information will be updated as program descriptions and speakers are confirmed — please check back.

Looking for sessions by Track? You'll find all session titles in Tracks and Sessions. Want to know what posters to check out? See our Poster Sessions.

DAY 1 – February 19, 2020

Time StartTime EndEvent
7:00 am 8:00 am Registration & Refreshments
8:00 am 10:15 am

Opening Plenary
Welcome
Opening Address — Per Espen Stoknes

10:15 am 10:30 am Refreshment Break
10:30 am 12:00 pm Concurrent Sessions 1
12:00 pm 1:30 pm Networking Lunch* & Poster Session (1:00-1:30 pm)
1:30 pm 3:00 pm Concurrent Sessions 2
3:00 pm 3:30 pm Refreshment Break
3:30 pm 5:00 pm Concurrent Sessions 3
5:30 pm 6:00 pm Welcome Reception*
    * Included in registration.
Guest tickets can be purchased for the welcome reception.

DAY 2 – February 20, 2020

Time StartTime EndEvent
7:00 am 8:30 am Registration & Refreshments
8:30 am 10:00 am Concurrent Sessions 4
10:00 am 10:30 am Refreshment Break
10:30 am 12:00 pm Concurrent Sessions 5
12:00pm 2:00pm Networking Lunch* & Poster Session
(1:30-2:00 pm)
2:00pm 3:30pm Concurrent sessions 6
3:30 pm 4:00 pm Refreshment Break
4:00 pm 5:30 pm Concurrent sessions 7
5:30 pm 6:30 pm Poster Session
    * Included in registration.

DAY 3 – February 21st, 2020

Time StartTime EndEvent
7:00 am 8:30 am Registration & Refreshments
8:30 am 10:00 am Concurrent sessions 8
10:00 am 10:15 am Refreshment Break
10:15 am 11:15 am Closing Plenary
Synthesis of Calls to Action
11:15 am 1:00 pm Closing Address — Sheila Watt-Cloutier
Closing Remarks and Ceremony