* All times are based on Canada/Atlantic ADT.

  • 7:30

    Canada/Atlantic

    07:30 - 17:00 ADT
    Convention Hall Pre-Function Area
      Tuesday, May 14
      Registration check-in
      Convention Hall Pre-Function Area

    Conference Registration and Information Desk Open

    8:30

    Canada/Atlantic

    08:30 - 08:40 ADT
      AM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Announcements
      Convention Hall C1-C2A

    Introductory Remarks

    8:40

    Canada/Atlantic

    08:40 - 10:00 ADT
      AM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Genomics
      Human Dimensions
      Plenary Session
      Convention Hall C1-C2A
      Indigenous Knowledge
      Biocontrol

    Plenary Session 2

    10:00

    Canada/Atlantic

    10:00 - 10:30 ADT
    Convention Hall C-5
      Networking
      Break
      AM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Convention Hall C5

    Networking Break

    10:30

    Canada/Atlantic

    4 parallel sessions
    10:30 - 11:50 ADT
    Room 101
      Concurrent Session
      AM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Invasive Carp Response
      Room 101

    A-4 Invasive Carp Response: A Collaborative Approach to Controlling Invasive Carps

    10:30 - 11:50 ADT
    Room 102
      Concurrent Session
      AM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Geography and Migration
      Room 102

    B-4 On the Move

    10:30 - 11:50 ADT
    Room 103
      Concurrent Session
      AM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Human Dimensions
      Impacts
      Room 103

    C-4 Impacts and Human Dimensions

    10:30 - 11:50 ADT
    Room 109
      Concurrent Session
      AM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Control
      Room 109

    D-4 Reining 'Em in: Control of Persistent AIS

    11:50

    Canada/Atlantic

    11:50 - 13:00 ADT
    Convention Hall C2B-C3-C4
      Networking
      PM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Convention Hall C2B-C3-C4
      Lunch

    Networking Lunch

    13:00

    Canada/Atlantic

    4 parallel sessions
    13:00 - 14:40 ADT
      Concurrent Session
      PM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Invasive Carp Response
      Room 101

    A-5 Invasive Carp Response: A Collaborative Approach to Controlling Invasive Carps

    13:00 - 14:40 ADT
    Room 102
      Concurrent Session
      PM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Geography and Migration
      Room 102

    B-5 On the Move

    13:00 - 14:40 ADT
    Room 103
      Concurrent Session
      PM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Education and Outreach
      Room 103

    C-5 PBS for AIS: Public Education and Outreach

    13:00 - 14:40 ADT
    Room 109
      Concurrent Session
      PM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Piscicides
      Room 109

    D-5 Death on the Beach: Controlling AIS with Piscicides

    14:40

    Canada/Atlantic

    14:40 - 15:10 ADT
      Networking
      Break
      PM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Convention Hall C5

    Networking Break

    15:10

    Canada/Atlantic

    4 parallel sessions
    15:10 - 17:10 ADT
    Room 102
      Concurrent Session
      PM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Invasive Carp Response
      Room 101

    A-6 Invasive Carp Response: A Collaborative Approach to Controlling Invasive Carps

    15:10 - 17:10 ADT
      Concurrent Session
      PM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Geography and Migration
      Room 102

    B-6 On the Move

    15:10 - 17:10 ADT
    Room 103
      Concurrent Session
      PM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Genomics
      Room 103

    C-6 What's in your Genes: Using Genomics to Understand Biological Invasions

    15:10 - 17:10 ADT
    Room 109
      Concurrent Session
      PM
      Tuesday, May 14
      Economics
      Room 109

    D-6 News from Away: Regional Approaches to AIS Management

    19:00

    Canada/Atlantic

    19:00 - 21:00 ADT
      Tuesday, May 14
      Alexander Keith's Brewery
      Special Event
      Limited to 250 Participants

    Special Event at Alexander Keith's Brewery

    Be sure to participate in the ICAIS 2024 special event - a fun evening of traditional Halifax hospitality featuring music, craft beer and food, all within the charming and historic Alexander Keith’s Brewery on Tuesday May 14th from 7pm - 9pm ADT. The event has limited capacity of 225 people, so be sure to register early to be able to participate. The ticket prices is $50 plus HST, $35 plus HST for full-time students and includes: - Self-guided brewery tour. - Beer tastings along the tour. - Tasting stations featuring famous Halifax donairs, seafood, and more (vegan options available). - Live music by local favourites The East Enders and The Fine Tuners . Tickets required for entry.