Program and Information

Downloads

(FINAL Version: Revised 1 Jan @ 10:30)

Any further changes will be posted outside the session rooms during the conference.

Oral and Poster Presentation Schedule (short version) (PDF | HTML)

Full Program including venue, abstracts, etc. (long version) (PDF | HTML)

 

CCFFR Business Meeting

2019 CCFFR AGM (Business meeting) minutes (Word)

Report on the Future of CCFFR (PDF)

 

Program Changes

Last-minute changes to the schedule will be listed here, and update on the printed program outside each session room. The final version of the conference program will be updated and posted following the conference (for archival purposes).

Cancelled Presentations

Lindsay Trottier Periphyton biomass changes over spatial and temporal scales in the Rideau River, Ontario Sunday, 9:15-9:30 Compass AB

Changed Presentations

Katherine Fedoroff new title The Impact of Boat Noise on Freshwater Fishes (Abstract)

Changed Scheduling

Swap Nick Jefferey (now at 11:00 Sunday) and Tyana Rudolfsen (now at 10:15 Sunday)

 

Program Schedule Snapshot

Thursday, January 2
Time   Event   Room
16:00 - 20:00   Registration   Lobby
16:00 - 18:00   Workshops    
    Science Communication: Beyond the Manuscript   Compass AB
    Data Science: Data Wrangling with {tidyverse} Pipelines   Compass C
18:00 - 21:00   Welcome Social   Niche Lounge

 

Friday, January 3: Day 1
Time   Event   Room
08:30 - 10:00   Registration   Lobby
09:00 - 09:15   Opening Remarks   Admirals
09:15 - 10:15   J.C. Stevenson Memorial Lecture: Dr. Mark Poesch
  Admirals: Assessing Habitat Connectivity for Freshwater Fishes: Challenges and Opportunities
10:15 - 10:45   Nutrition Break   Conference Centre Foyer
10:45 - 11:00   AFS President   Admirals
11:00 - 12:00   F.H. Rigler Memorial Lecture: Dr. Brian Cumming   Admirals: The importance of Scale in Understanding Lake Response to Anthropogenic and Natural Forcings.
12:00 - 13:30   Lunch (on your own)   Poster Setup: Admirals
13:30 - 15:00   Concurrent Sessions   Navigator: CCFFR: Genomics and eDNA applications in fisheries and conservation
Compass AB: SCL: Temporal Dynamics in Aquatic Ecosystems
Compass C: Reproduction and Life History
15:00 - 15:30   Nutrition Break   Admirals
15:30 - 17:00   Concurrent Sessions   Navigator: CCFFR: Genomics and eDNA applications in fisheries and conservation
Compass AB: SCL: Temporal Dynamics in Aquatic Ecosystems
Compass C: Telemetry/Tagging/Passage
17:00 - 19:00   CCFFR Society Meeting   Navigator (Snacks provided)
17:00 - 20:00   Dinner (on your own)    
20:00 - 23:00   Student Social   Niche Lounge

Slight modifications may occur.

Saturday, January 4: Day 2
Time   Event   Room
08:30 - 10:00   Registration   Lobby
09:00 - 10:15   Concurrent Sessions   Navigator: CCFFR: Genomics and eDNA applications in fisheries and conservation
Compass AB: CCFFR: Shifting resource dynamics in rapidly-changing marine ecosystems
Compass C: Gone Fishn'
10:15 - 10:45   Nutrition Break   Admirals
10:45 - 11:45   Concurrent Sessions   Navigator: SCL: Aquatic Invasive Species in Canada
Compass AB: CCFFR: Shifting resource dynamics in rapidly-changing marine ecosystems
Compass C: Salmonid Ecology
11:45 - 13:30   Lunch (on your own)    
11:45 - 12:45   SCL Society Meeting   Navigator
13:30 - 15:00   Concurrent Sessions   Navigator: CCFFR: Science for spatial planning in changing aquatic environments
Compass AB: SCL: Applying limnology to solve problems in the 21st century
Compass C: Models and Such
15:00 - 15:30   Nutrition Break   Admirals
15:00 - 16:00   CARS-AFS Society Meeting   Navigator
15:30 - 17:00   Formal Poster Session   Admirals
16:30 - 18:00   Refreshments (Cash Bar)   Admirals
18:00 - 21:00   Banquet   Admirals

Slight modifications may occur.

Sunday, January 5: Day 3
Time   Event   Room
09:00 - 10:30   Concurrent Sessions   Navigator: CCFFR: Science for spatial planning in changing aquatic environments
Compass AB: SCL: Applying limnology to solve problems in the 21st century
Compass C: Novel Tools
10:30 - 11:00   Nutrition Break   Admirals North
11:00 - 12:00   Concurrent Sessions   Navigator: CCFFR: Science for spatial planning in changing aquatic environments
Compass C: Pollution/Contaminants
12:00 - 12:15   Closing Remarks   Admirals South

Slight modifications may occur.