TENTATIVE 2019 CONFERENCE SCHEDULE            

NOTE: Program topics and time slots listed are subject to change until we receive final commitments from presenters.

Saturday July 27th    
8:00am - 5:00pm Executive Board Meeting  
8:00am - 4:30pm Pre-Conference Workshop
Jim Kaufman, Laboratory Safety Institute
 
     
Sunday July 28th    
8:00am - 11:30am Executive Board and Chairs Meeting  
8:00am - 4:30pm

Pre-Conference Workshop
Jim Kaufman, Laboratory Safety Institute

 
12:45pm - 3:30pm Tour/Group Outing - TBA  
4:30pm - 6:45pm Member Registration  
5:30pm - 7:00pm First Time Attendee Welcome Session w/Mentors  
7:30pm - 9:30pm Welcome Reception  
     
Monday July 29th    
7:30am - 8:00am Member Registration  
7:00am - 8:00am Buffet Breakfast  
8:00am - 8:30am Conference Opening Address & Announcements:
President Kevin Burns
 
8:45am - 9:15am Opening Speaker: 
Dr. Erica Nuckles
 
9:30am - 12:00pm Keynote Speaker: 
Srinivas Rao
 
12:00pm - 1:30pm Lunch On Your Own  
1:30pm - 2:30pm Legal Aspects of Lab Safety
Dr. Jim Kaufman, LSI
Negotiating with Suppliers     
Bob Johnson - University of Florida
2:45pm - 3:45pm Committee Meetings Anatomy and Physiology of NAOSMM     
Phil Waite - Dennison University
3:45pm - 4:00pm Network Break  
4:00pm - 5:00pm General Session - TBA  
6:30pm - 9:00pm NAOSMM Reception Dinner  
     
Tuesday July 30th    
6:30am - 7:00am NAOSMM Annual Morning Run/Walk  
6:30am - 8:00am Breakfast—on your own  
8:00am - 9:00am Topic: TBA
Carolina Biological
Mentoring Student Leaders
Thomas Shipman - Berry University
9:15am - 10:15am Air Sensitive Chemicals
Speaker: TBA
Proper Use, Maintenance, and Testing of Pipettes
Jonathan DeMeiss, Niagara Scientific
10:15am - 10:30am Network Break  
10:30am - 11:30am ÄMO - Association Management Online
Todd Wincek - Georgia Gwinnett College
CSMM certification committee Q & A
Sandra Payne, Elaine Ault
11:30am - 1:00pm Lunch with the Vendors with Grants and Awards Presentation  
1:00pm - 5:00pm Annual Trade Show  
6:00pm - 9:30pm Evening Out: Sponsored by ILDA Vendors  
     
Wednesday July 31st    
7:30am - 9:00am Breakfast with the Vendors  
8:30am - 12:00pm Annual Trade Show  
12:00pm - 2:20pm

Annual Business Meeting, Board Election and Committee Meetings - 
Lunch Provided for All NAOSMM Members

 
2:30pm - 3:30pm Safety Topic/PPE/TBD
Samie Gossfeld, Verona Safety
Chemical Security
Anthony Bliss, FBI
3:30pm - 3:45pm Network Break  
3:45pm - 4:45pm General Session - TBA  
6:00pm - 9:00pm Evening Out: Sponsored by Fisher Scientific  
     
Thursday August 1st    
7:00am - 8:00am Breakfast  
8:00am - 12:00pm Professional Development [Sponsored by MilliporeSigma]
Multitasking/Stress Management - TBA
 
12:00pm - 1:15pm Lunch on Your Own (or Board and Chair Luncheon)  
1:15pm - 2:15pm The New Aerosol Can Rule
Sheres Johnson, Georgia BOR
Regulatory Overview/TBA
Speaker: TBA
2:30pm - 3:30pm General Session:
Speaker: TBA
 
3:30pm - 3:45pm Network Break  
3:45pm - 4:45pm General Session: TBA  
6:00pm - 7:00pm Pre Banquet Social Hour  
7:00pm - 9:00pm NAOSMM Banquet and Awards Program  
     
Friday August 2nd    
8:00am - 3:30pm Educational Tours: TBA