Schedule

NECSS 2015 Schedule

Below is the current NECSS 2015 schedule of events. All times are approximate and the schedule is subject to change. Please note that the below schedule does not denote stretch breaks.

Thursday April 9, 2015 – Workshops
10:00 AM – 11:15 AM

Workshop 2 (Track A): Viewing Futurism Skeptically

Leader: John Rennie

Workshop 1 (Track B): Science Using a Handheld Microscope

Leader: Latasha Wright
11:30 AM – 12:45 PM

Workshop 1 (Track A): The Art of Communicating Science to the Public

Leader: Stephen Hall

Workshop 2 (Track B): Ask a Biologist!

Leader: Yelena Bernadskaya
12:45 PM – 02:15 PM
LUNCH (not included)
02:15 PM – 03:30 PM

Workshop 3 (Track A): To be Announced.

Leader: Steve Novella

Workshop 3 (Track B): Social Media, Science & Skepticism

Leaders: Brian Wecht and Jay Novella
03:45 PM – 05:00 PM

Workshop 4 (Track A): Social Media, Science & Skepticism

Leaders: Brian Wecht and Jay Novella

Workshop 4 (Track B): The Science of Taste

Leader: Rachel Meyer
Thursday April 9, 2015 – Evening events
07:30 PM – 11:00 PM

Drinking Skeptically

Location to be announced

Description coming soon.

Friday April 10, 2015 – Main Conference Day 1
10:00 AM – 06:00 PM

Conference Day 1

(Science Based Medicine Speakers and Panels)
Friday April 10, 2015 – Evening events
07:30PM – 09:30PM

George Hrab Presents: The SGU Skeptical Extravaganza

07:30 PM – 11:00 PM

Drinking Skeptically

Location to be announced

Description coming soon.

Saturday April 11, 2015 – Main Conference Day 2
10:00 AM – 06:00 PM

Conference Day 2

(Speakers and Panels)
Saturday April 11, 2015 – Evening events
06:30PM – 08:30PM

Fundraising Reception

07:30 PM – 11:00 PM

Drinking Skeptically

Location to be announced

Description coming soon.

09:00PM – 10:30PM

SGU Private Show

Location to be announced

Description coming soon.

Sunday April 12, 2015 – Main Conference Day 3 (speakers & panels)
10:00 AM – 06:00 PM

Conference Day 3

(Speakers and Panels)
Sunday April 12, 2015 – Evening events

To be announced.