The 2018 conference program is available:

The printed program is available:

A summary of the program, called the Program-At-A-Glance is also available: 


The program is determined by the Planning Committee and conference chairs. All activities will be on the University of Missouri-Kansas City campus.

Conference presentations will fall under one or more of the defining themes of the conference:

Tentative Program:

Day Morning Afternoon
Wednesday, June 6 Pre-Meetings 1pm Welcome Session

2pm Plenary Session

3:30 pm Breakout Session

5:30pm Poster Session with appetizers

6:30pm Dinner with entertainment

Thursday, June 7 8am Breakout session

9:30am Plenary Session

10:45- 2pm Site Visits with lunch

2pm Breakout Session

3:30pm Breakout Session

5pm Adjourn for free time

Friday, June 8 9am Plenary session

10am Breakout Session

11:30am Closing Session


Post-Conference Meetings