Idaho Chapter of the American Fisheries Society Western Division of the American Fisheries Society

Western Division & Idaho Chapter
American Fisheries Society
2023 Joint Annual Meeting

Western Division/ICAFS 2023 Schedule At A Glance

May 8 - 11th (Workshops on the 8th)
Boise Center on the Grove - Boise, Idaho

Check out the Schedule at a Glance for basic meeting timing.
*This is a tentative schedule.

Day/Date Time Event Location
     
Monday, May 8 7:30am - 5:00pm Meeting and Workshop Registration CC Lobby
  8:00am - 5:00pm Continuing Education and Workshops
  5:00pm - 5:30pm Volunteer meeting TBD
  5:00pm - 6:00pm Alphabet Social Idaho Historical Museum
  6:00pm - 9:00pm Welcome Social Idaho Historical Museum
     
Tuesday, May 9 7:00am - 5:00pm Meeting Registration CC Lobby
  8:00am - 10:00am Plenary Session - Managing Aquatic Ecosystems and Shifting Baselines: Challenges and Opportunities
  10:30am - 12:00pm Invited Speakers (theme continuation)
  12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch Break and Committee meetings TBD
  12:00pm - 1:00pm First-generation College Students Lunch TBD
  12:00pm - 1:00pm Early Career Professionals Lunch Warehouse Food Hall
  1:00pm - 5:00pm Symposia & Contributed Sessions
  4:00pm Spawning run/walk
  6:00pm - 9:00pm Student/Professional Mixer
     
Wednesday, May 10 7:00am - 5:00pm Meeting Registration CC Lobby
  8:00am - 10:00am Symposia & Contributed Sessions
  8:30am – 5:00pm Film Festival (several showings)
  10:00am - 12:00pm Poster Session
  12:00pm - 1:20pm ICAFS Annual Business Luncheon and Awards
  1:20pm - 5:00pm Symposia & Contributed Sessions
  5:00pm - 6:00pm Early Career Professionals Resume/Interview Workshop
  6:30pm - 10:00pm Banquet and Fundraiser
     
Thursday, May 11 8:30am - 12:00pm Symposia & Contributed Sessions
  12:00pm - 1:20pm WDAFS Business Luncheon and Awards
  1:20pm - 5:00pm Symposia & Contributed Sessions
  5:00pm Best Student and Professional Paper and Poster Announcements
*Schedule is tentative and may change.