Preliminary Program Overview

The following is a general schedule of events planned for UCCS 2019. A finalized program and schedule with detailed times will be made available to registered attendees who will receive detailed information on the time and location of their presentations via email prior to the meeting.  


Sunday March 24, 2019

Check-in at Lake Arrowhead 3:00-5:00 PM

5:00 - 5:15 pm: Welcome & Opening Remarks

Connor Easley, UCCS Chair

5:15 - 6:15 pm: Ursa Lecture

Professor Rudolph A. Marcus

Nobel Laureate & Professor at the California Institute of Technology

6:15 - 6:30 pm: Discussion & Questions

6:30 - 8:00 pm: Dinner

Buffet-style service including vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options & Selection of red and white wines

8:00 - 9:30 pm: Lightning Talks

9:30 pm - 12:00 am: Evening Social

Including wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages


Monday March 25, 2019

7:00 - 8:00 am: Sunrise Group Fitness Activities

Hiking and running along the beautiful Lake Arrowhead trails

8:00 - 9:00 am: Breakfast

9:00 am - 12:00 pm: Morning Oral Presentation Sessions

12:00 - 1:00 pm: Lunch

1:00 - 3:00 pm: Free time and/or Organized Social Activities

3:00 - 4:00 pm: Academic Career Panel Discussion

4:00 - 6:00 pm: Afternoon Oral Presentation Sessions

6:30 - 8:00 pm: Dinner

Buffet-style service including vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options Selection of red and white wines

8:00 - 9:00 pm: Poster Session - Group A

9:00 - 10:00 pm: Poster Session - Group B

10:00 pm - 12:00 am: Evening Social

Including wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages


Tuesday March 26, 2019

7:00 -8:00 am: Sunrise Group Fitness Activities

Hiking and running along the beautiful Lake Arrowhead trails

8:00 - 9:00 am: Breakfast

9:00 - 9:45 am: Non-academic Career Panel Discussion

9:45 am - 12:00 pm: Workshops, Expo & Recruitment Fair, Professional Headshots

12:00 - 1:00 pm: Lunch

1:00 - 3:00 pm: Free Time and/or Organized Social Activities

3:00 - 4:00 pm: Diversity in STEM Interviews

6:30 - 8:00 pm: Dinner

Buffet-style service including vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options Selection of red and white wines

8:00 - 9:00 pm: Poster Session - Group C

9:00 - 10:00 pm: Poster Session - Group D

10:00 pm - 12:00 am: Evening Social

Including wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages

Wednesday March 27, 2019

7:00 - 8:00 am: Sunrise Group Fitness Activities

Hiking and running along the beautiful Lake Arrowhead trails

8:00 - 9:00 am: Breakfast

9:00 - 10:00 am: Free Time

10:00 - 11:00 am: Lux Lecture

Professor Michelle C. Chang

Professor at the University of California at Berkeley

11:00 - 11:15 am: Discussion & Questions

11:15 am - 12:00 pm: Awards Ceremony & Closing Remarks

Poster Presentation Prizes

Oral Presentation Prizes

Lightning Talk Awards

 

12:00 - 1:00 pm: Lunch

Approximate departure 1:00 PM