Schedule

Registration

Registration will take place in the Jingshi Hotel Lobby on Sunday, July 12 (7:45am - 12:00pm) Monday, July 13 (7:00am - 5:00pm), Tuesday, July 14 (7:00am - 5:00pm) and Wednesday, July 15 (7:00am - 3:30pm). During registration, you will receive your name badge and a conference bag containing the Program Book, Schedules at a Glance and other important information.

See below for an overview schedule, detailed schedule, abstract books and maps. Note that the abstract books have been designed to be used electronically. Only a very limited number of print copies will be available at the registration desk for reference.

On Monday morning, allow at least 15 minutes to walk from the Jingshi Hotel to the Student Activity Center for the Welcome and first Keynote Speaker, Houcan Zhang. Volunteers with orange baseball caps will guide participants from the Jingshi Hotel Lobby to the Student Activity Center. They will also guide attendees from the Student Activity Center to Jingshi Square for the Group Photo at 9:35am.  

Overview for July 11-16

Saturday, July 11
9:00am -5:10pm: Several short-courses  in Chinese (not included in conference fee)

Sunday, July 12
9:00am -5:10pm: Several short-courses in English (not included in conference fee)
Meetings of Board of Trustees and Editorial Council

Monday, July 13
8:20am – 4:15pm:  Keynote, invited and contributed talks and symposia
4:30pm - 6:30pm: Welcome Reception & Poster Session

Tuesday, July 14
8:00am – 5:40pm: Keynote, invited and contributed talks and symposia

Wednesday, July 15
8:00am – 6:00pm: Keynote, invited and contributed talks and symposia
7pm: Banquet (included in conference fee)

Thursday, July 16
Full-day Excursion to Great Wall of China and Summer Palace (included in conference fee)

 

Program information to download

Full Program Book (version from July 1 will be included in conference bag). Updated with “tracked changes”, July 9, 2015.

Parallel Sessions: Times, rooms (YH, Y3, H6, H1, H5, XH, X3, X7), session titles, chairs, and speakers for parallel sessions of talks. Most sessions include five 18-minute talks (including questions). Note that this information is subject to small changes.

Schedules of all sessions for Monday, July 13, Tuesday, July 14 and Wednesday, July 15.

Abstract Book for Talks: Book of abstracts for all talks. This abstract book also gives the rooms (YH, Y3, H6, H1, H5, XH, X3, X7) for all sessions. The PDF is searchable and contains hyperlinks to the abstracts from the table of contents and author index. Note that this information is subject to small changes (see front cover for date of current version).

Abstract Book for Posters: Book of abstracts for all posters.The PDF is searchable and contains hyperlinks to the abstracts from the table of contents and author index.  Note that the document, but not the poster numbers, is subject to small changes (see front cover for date of current version)

Details for July 13-15 (subject to small changes)

See Room Key with walking map

Day Time Event Rooms
Monday, July 13 8:20am-8:35am Welcome Student Activity Center
  8:35am-9:35am Keynote: Houcan Zhang Student Activity Center
  9:40am-10:00am Group Photo Jingshi Square
  10:00am-10:30am Break YH & H6 & XH, Foyers
  10:30am-12:00pm Parallel Sessions, Monday AM YH & Y3 & H6 & H1 & H5 & XH & X3 & X7
  12:00pm-1:30pm Lunch Northwestern Restaurant
  1:30pm-3:00pm Parallel Sessions, Monday PM YH & Y3 & H6 & H1 & H5
  3:00pm-3:30pm Break YH & H6, Foyers
  3:30pm-4:15pm Invited: Francis Tuerlinckx & Elizabeth Stuart & Xiangdong Yang YH & Y3 & H6
  4:30pm-6:30pm Poster Reception & Welcome Reception Jingshi Xuetang
       
Tuesday, July 14 8:00am-9:30am Parallel Sessions, Tuesday AM YH & Y3 & H6 & H1 & H5 & XH & X3 & X7
  9:40am-10:10am Dissertation Prize: Michelle LaMar YH
  10:10am-10:30am Break YH, Foyer
  10:30am-11:30am Keynote: Yutaka Kano YH
  11:30am-12:00pm Business Meeting YH
  12:00pm-1:30pm Lunch Northwestern Restaurant
  1:30pm-3:00pm Parallel Sessions, Tuesday PM1 YH & Y3 & H6 & H1 & H5 & XH & X3 & X7
  3:00pm-3:30pm Break YH & H6, Foyers
  3:30pm-4:15pm Invited: Li Cai & Jee-Seon Kim YH & H6
  4:25pm-5:40pm Parallel Sessions, Tuesday PM2 YH & Y3 & H6 & H5 & XH & X3 & X7
       
Wednesday, July 15 8:00am-9:30am Parallel Sessions, Wednesday AM YH & Y3 & H6 & H1 & H5 & XH & X3 & X7
  9:30am-10:00am Break YH, Foyer
  10:00am-11:00am Keynote: Simon Wood YH
  11:00am-12:00pm Career Award: Lawrence Hubert YH
  12:00pm-1:30pm Lunch Northwestern Restaurant
  1:30pm-3:00pm Parallel Sessions, Wednesday PM YH & Y3 & H6 & H1 & H5 & XH & X3 & X7
  3:00pm-3:25pm Break YH, Foyer
  3:25pm-4:10pm Early Career Award: Sy-Miin Chow YH
  4:10pm-5:10pm Presidential: Sophia Rabe-Hesketh YH
  5:10pm-6:00pm Awards & Closing YH
       
  7:00pm Banquet Jinghsi Hotel, 1st and 2nd Floor