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2014 Important Dates

Abstract Submission Opens January 8
Conference Registration Opens January 15
Abstract Submission Deadline (extended) March 17
12 pm ET
Early Conference Registration  & Housing Deadline May 8
Abstract Revision Deadline (extended) March 18
Platform/Poster Assignments Online May 1

Schedule of Events

 

 

 

 



Sunday, June 8

4:00 pm - 9:00 pm Registration  Merrill Hall

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Dinner  Crocker Hall

7:15 pm - 7:30 pm Opening Remarks  Merrill Hall

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm Perspective Lectures
Chairs: Kris Niyogi, University of California, Berkeley; and Winfield Sale, Emory University
 
 Merrill Hall

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm Welcome Reception  Merrill Hall


Monday, June 9

7:30 am - 8:30 am Breakfast  Crocker Hall

8:00 am - 10:30 am Registration  Merrill Hall

8:30 am - 10:00 am Emerging Technologies
Chair: Sabeeha Merchant, University of California, Los Angeles
 
 Merrill Hall

10:30 am - 12:00 noon Assembly of the Flagellar Axoneme
Chair: Susan Dutcher, Washington University School of Medicine
 
 Merrill Hall

12:00 noon - 1:00 pm Lunch  Crocker Hall

1:15 pm - 4:00 pm Light, Carbon, and other Environmental Responses
Chair: Michael Schroda, University of Kaiserslautern
 
 Merrill Hall

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Poster Session A and Exhibits  Merrill Hall

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Dinner  Crocker Hall

7:15 pm - 9:00 pm Circadian Rhythm, Cell Cycle, and Development
Chair: James Umen, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
 
 Merrill Hall

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm Social  Merrill Hall


Tuesday, June 10

7:30 am - 8:30 am Breakfast  Crocker Hall

8:30 am - 9:45 am Biofuels
Chair: Chia-Lin Wei, Joint Genome Institute
 
 Merrill Hall

10:15 am - 12:00 noon Flagellar Length Regulation, Basal Bodies, and Transition Zone
Chair: Carolyn Silflow, University of Minnesota
 
 Merrill Hall

12:00 noon - 1:00 pm Lunch  Crocker Hall

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Free Afternoon  Administration Building

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Poster Session A and Exhibits  Merrill Hall

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Dinner  Crocker Hall

7:15 pm - 9:00 pm Photosynthesis
Chair: Jun Minagawa, National Institute for Basic Biology
 
 Merrill Hall

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm Social  Merrill Hall


Wednesday, June 11

7:30 am - 8:30 am Breakfast  Crocker Hall

8:30 am - 10:00 am Chloroplast Biogenesis and Function
Chair: William Zerges, Concordia University
 
 Merrill Hall

10:30 am - 12:00 noon Metabolism (including Hydrogen)
Chair: Arthur Grossman, Carnegie Institution for Science
 
 Merrill Hall

12:00 noon - 1:00 pm Lunch  Crocker Hall

1:15 pm - 4:00 pm New directions in Chlamydomonas biology
Chair: Josť Luis Crespo, CSIC
 
 Merrill Hall

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Poster Session B and Exhibits  Merrill Hall

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Banquet  Crocker Hall


Thursday, June 12

7:30 am - 8:30 am Breakfast  Crocker Hall

8:30 am - 9:45 am Beyond C. reinhardtii (Volvocales and other Algae)
Chair: Rachael Morgan-Kiss, Miami University
 
 Merrill Hall

10:15 am - 12:00 noon Mechanism and Regulation of Flagellar Motility
Chair: David Mitchell, SUNY Upstate Medical University
 
 Merrill Hall

12:00 noon - 1:00 pm Lunch  Crocker Hall

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Free Afternoon  Administration Building

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Poster Session B and Exhibits  Merrill Hall

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Dinner  Crocker Hall

7:15 pm - 9:00 pm Poster Awards and Announcements

Keynote Lecture

Ursula Goodenough, Washington University

From Light to Sex to Motility to Obesity: Sharing Life with Chlamydomonas and the Chlamy Community.

 
 Merrill Hall

8:30 pm - 9:00 pm Closing Remarks  Merrill Hall

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm Closing Social  Merrill Hall


Friday, June 13

7:30 am - 8:30 am Breakfast and Depart  Crocker Hall