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8:00 a.m. departs
Tree Fruit Diseases Field Trip (through Saturday, August 1st)
9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
APS Councilors Forum Meeting
Bellmont B, Crowne Plaza
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m
APS Council Meeting
Bellmont A, Crowne Plaza
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m
APS Leadership Forum, invitation only
Bellmont B–C, Crowne Plaza
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Ornamental Plant Disease Field Trip
Forest Pathology Field Trip
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
APS PRESS Board Meeting
Workshop: Preparing for a Job Interview in the Private, Academic, and Government Sectors of Plant Pathology
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Office of International Programs (OIP) Board Meeting
Workshop: A Statistical Workshop on Linear Regression
1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
APS Advisory Committee on Plant Biosecurity Meeting
2:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall A–A1 Foyer
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Committee Chair/Vice Chair Orientation
Scientific Program Board (SPB)/ Section Chairs Meeting
3:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Publications Board Meeting
4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Program Planning Orientation
4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
PDMR Editors’ Meeting
4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Microbial Forensics Interest Group
4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
First Timers’ Orientation
5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Biological Control Committee
Chemical Control Committee
Crop Loss Assessment & Risk Evaluation Committee (CARE)
Emerging Pathogens and Diseases Special Committee
Forest Pathology Committee
Host Resistance Committee
Molecular and Cellular Phytopathology
Plant Disease Management Reports (PDMR) Board
Plant Pathogen and Disease Detection Committee
8:30 – 10:00 p.m.
Collections and Germplasm Committee
Diseases of Ornamental Plants Committee
Integrated Plant Disease Management Committee
Joint Committee of Women in Plant Pathology & Cultural Diversity
Pathogen Resistance Committee
Phyllosphere Microbiology Committee
Postharvest Pathology Committee
Regulatory Plant Pathology Committee
Tropical Plant Pathology Committee
7:00 – 8:30 a.m.
APS Auxiliary Meetings Board Breakfast
Windsor A, Crown Plaza
7:00 – 9:00 a.m.
APSnet Education Center Editorial Board Meeting
Vegetable Extension & Research Plant Pathologists Breakfast, by invitation
7:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
7:30 – 8:30 a.m.
APS Phytopathology Senior Editors’ Meeting
APS Plant Disease Senior Editors’ Meeting
8:00 – 8:30 a.m.
8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall A –A1
8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
APS Phytopathology Editorial Board
APS Plant Disease Editorial Board
9:00 – 11:45 a.m.
Plenary Session “Achieving Scientific Excellence in Our New Environment”
Oregon Ballroom 201–202
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Ornamental Virus Discussion Group
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall A–A1
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch BreakConcession service available from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
11:45 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
PMN Strategic Planning Meeting, by invitation
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
Journals Senior Editors Luncheon, by invitation
12:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Division Officers Lunch, by invitation
12:00 – 6:00 p.m.
APS–OIP Silent Auction
12:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Office of Electronic Communication (OEC) Board Meeting
Oral Technical Sessions
1:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Molecular Biology– Fungi
Coordinated Regulation of Fungal Development and Secondary Metabolism during Pathogenesis
Forensic Plant Pathology: Science in the Courtroom
Methyl Bromide Alternatives Research: Plant Pathology Outcomes
‘New’ Nuances in Virus–Vector Biology
Prepare for your Future: Career Opportunities After Graduated School – Option 1– Industry
Quorum Sensing and Biofilm Formation in Plant Associated Bacteria
2:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Plant Health Progress Editorial Board Meeting, by invitation
4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
APS PRESS Bookstore
Welcome Reception –with Exhibition, Posters and University Alumni Socials
Old West Trails
OSU–Buckeyes, Beavers, & Cowboys
Purdue, Illinois, & Iowa State
Texas A&M University
University of Florida
University of Georgia
University of Minnesota
University of Wisconsin
Washington State University
5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
APS PRESS Book Signing Event for Diseases of Herbaceous Perennials
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Joint Committee of Women in Plant Pathology & Cultural Diversity Social
6:30 – 10:00 p.m.
Industry & Extension Social
Crystal SpringsRhododendron Garden
6:30 – 8:00 a.m.
Extension Plant Pathologists Breakfast
7:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Public Policy Board Meeting
7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
USDA/CSREES Plant Biosecurity Program
Oral Technical Sessions
8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Disease Detection and Diagnosis
8:30 – 11:15 a.m.
8:30 – 10:45 a.m.
Current Status of Citrus Huanglongbing Research and Control
Evolutionary & Functional Genomics of Virus–Plant Interactions
8:30 – 10:50 a.m.
New Products & Services
Phytophthoras in Forests: New Paradigms for an Old Genus
8:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Primum Non Nocere: Risk Assessment for Biological Control
Regulation of Pests and Pathogens–Where Are We?
9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
APS News Conference
Flash–and–Dash Poster Presentations
Diseases of Plants
Molecular Biology of Bacteria & Viruses
11:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Flash–and Dash Authors Present
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Graduate Student & Industry Lunch
Storkan Hanes McCaslin Research Foundation Luncheon, by invitation
Past Presidents Luncheon, by invitation
Turfgrass Pathology Working Group
Essential Plant Pathology Teach–In: A Fresh Approach to Teaching Introductory Plant Pathology
Biology of Bacteria and Viruses
Fruit and Nuts
1:00 – 3:15 p.m.
Application of Advanced Sequencing and Gene Expression Technologies for Characterization of Phytopathogens
APS–ISF Collaboration to Implement a System to Standardize Naming Plant Pathogen Races and Strains
Carboxylic Acid Amide Fungicides (CAA) FRAC Group 40
Challenges for Managing Insect Vectored Diseases
Office of Industry Relations (OIR) Board Meeting
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Plant Disease Management
Molecular Biology of Fungi
3:30 – 4:00 p.m.
3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
NPDN Town Hall Meeting
3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Fusarium Wilt of Watermelon Study/IR–4 Project Discussion of Progress
Poster Authors Present– Odd–numbered poster authors present
Early Career Professional Social
Graduate Student Social
Tuesday, August 4th
Sustaining Associates Breakfast, by invitation
Department Heads Breakfast
Scientific Programs Board (SPB) Meeting w/ Breakfast
Small Fruit Diseases Working Breakfast
7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Foundation Board Meeting, by invitation
8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Biology of Viruses
9th I.E. Melhus Graduate Student Symposium: Integrating Pre and Post– Harvest Views of Yield and Quality Loss
8:30 – 1100 a.m.
Broad Based Education in Plant Pathology
Can You Hear Me Now? Expanding Plant Pathology Coverage with Diverse Delivery Tools
Finding an Exotic Pest – What do I do Now?
Molecular Mechanisms of Host Susceptibility
Working with Genetically Engineered Plant Pathogens in the Modern Regulatory Environment
Flash-and-Dash Poster Presentations
Biology of Fungi
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Flash-and Dash Authors Present
Exhibit Hall A-A1
Flash and Dash Presentations with Authors Present
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Pacific Division Business Meeting Luncheon
Phytopathology News Advisory Committee
12:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Sugarcane Orange Rust Discussion
2010 Annual Meeting Program Planning Meeting
The Balance is Tilting, Finding Resistance to Vascular Wilting
Cucurbit Downy Mildew: Re–Emergence of a Historical Disease
Globetrotting Plant Pathogens and Factors Making a Difference in Management Outcomes
Mechanisms of Post–Transcriptional Control of Gene Functions in Plant–Microbe Interactions (AS, PTGS, Sumoylation and more…)
Meta–Analysis for Evidence Synthesis in Plant Disease Epidemiology and Management
Schroth Faces of the Future Symposium in Bacteriology
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Office of Public Relations & Outreach (OPRO) Board Meeting
Flash and Dash Poster Presentations
Biology of Bacteria & Viruses
3:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Publish with APS PRESS: Open House for Prospective Authors
Posters with Authors – even-numbered poster authors present
5:30 – 6:45 p.m.
Awards & Honors Ceremony
Oregon Ballroom 202
5:30 – 10:00 p.m.
Exhibit Take Down
7:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Final Night Celebration
Wednesday, August 5th
Exhibitor Take Down
7:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Exhibit Hall A-A1 Foyer
8:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Office of International Programs Board Meeting
8:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Hot Topic Session
The Use Of Fungicides to Promote Plant Physiological Benefits in Crops
Molecular Biology of Bacteria & Nematodes
Turf, Ornamental, & Fruit Diseases
Microbial Genomes Off the Beaten Path
The APS Public Policy Board: Pulse on Policy Issues
Perplexing Potato Problems
Perceptions of Risk, Risk Aversion, and Barriers to Adoption of Decision Support Systems and IPM
9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Exhibit Hall A -A1