Sessions overview

 

Sunday
9:00ASBS Council meeting
9:00Career Development Workshop
17:00Welcome Function—National Wine Centre
Monday
9:00Welcome and Plenary Talk
10:30Morning Break
11:00Concurrent:
1. eTools for taxonomy
2. Parasites, crustaceans & vertebrates
12:30Lunch
13:15The Biosystematics and Taxonomy Plan discussion
14:30Concurrent:
1. Systematics in the sea
2. Stygofauna & groundwater
15:15Afternoon break
14:30Concurrent:
1. Challenges & conservation
2. Systematic botany
17:00SASB AGM & business meeting
17:30SASB Distinguished Research Award—The rise and rise of systematics
Tuesday
08:30Updates and Keynote
09:30Concurrent:
1. Asian–Australian biotic exchange
2. Insects
10:30Morning break
11:00Concurrent (continued):
1. Asian–Australian biotic exchange
2. Insects
12:30Lunch
13:15Keynote
14:00Concurrent:
1. Plant systematics
2. Advances in Australasian arachnology
14:45Posters and afternoon break
15:30Concurrent:
1. ASBS AGM and business meeting
2. Advances in Australasian arachnology (continued)
16:30Nancy T. Burbidge Medal Presentation and Address
18:00Conference Dinner
Wednesday
08:30Updates and Keynote
09:30Concurrent:
1. Stygofauna & groundwater
2. Palaeobotany
10:30Morning break
11:00Concurrent:
1. Stygofauna & groundwater (continued)
2. Palaeobotany (continued) & Systematic botany
12:30Lunch
13:15Keynote
14:00Concurrent:
1. Systematic botany and methods
2. Pollination & conservation botany
15:15Afternoon break
15:45Wrap up and prizes
16:15SASB Incoming Council meeting