ICOET 2019 Conference Program

September 22, 2019

12:00 - 5:00 pm Transportation Ecology Workshop Golden State
3:00 - 6:00 pm Registration Opens Foyer
3:30 - 5:00 pm TRB ADC30 Committee Meeting Tahoe
5:00 - 6:30 pm ICOET Steering Committee Meeting Big Sur
7:00 - 9:00 pm Mini "Wild and Scenic" Film Festival Ballroom ABC

September 23, 2019

7:30 - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast Foyer
7:30 - 8:30 am CDFW Transportation and Ecology Issues Ventura
8:30 - 10:00 am Plenary, Welcome Session Ballroom ABC
10:00 - 10:30 am Break Foyer
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 1: Africa Emergent Ballroom D
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 2: Reconnecting Cascadia Ballroom E
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 3: Soup to Nuts Golden State
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 4: All Abuzz About Pollinators Carmel
10:30 - 12:00 pm Panel 1: Designing the San Jose to Merced Project Section of California's High-Speed Rail System to Support Wildlife Movement Big Sur
12:00 - 1:30 pm Plenary: Keynote Luncheon: Dan Sperling, Director of the UC Davis Institute of Transportation Studies Ballroom ABC
1:30 - 3:00 pm Technical Session 5: Challenges in a Changing Climate Ballroom D
1:30 - 3:00 pm Technical Session 6: Ocelots on the Brink Ballroom E
1:30 - 3:00 pm Technical Session 7: Betting on Biodiversity Golden State
1:30 - 3:00 pm Technical Session 8: Models, Take the Roadway! Carmel
1:30 - 3:00 pm Panel 2: In it for the long-haul: Education and workforce development for wildlife friendly highways. Big Sur
3:00 - 3:30 pm Break Foyer
3:30 - 5:00 pm Lightning Session 1: Mitigation & Modeling for Transportation Projects Golden State
3:30 - 5:00 pm Technical Session 9: California Dreaming Ballroom ABC
3:30 - 5:00 pm Technical Session 10: Wildlife and Roads in the Developing World Ballroom D
3:30 - 5:00 pm Panel 3: Building the largest wildlife crossing in the world: the Liberty Wildlife Corridor Partnership Ballroom E
3:30 - 5:00 pm Workshop 1a: Railway Ecology Workshop Carmel
3:30 - 5:00 pm Workshop 1b: Developing an International Strategy on Engaging different Stakeholders for Mainstreaming Biodiversity Provisions for Sustainable Linear Infrastructure Carmel
6:00 - 9:00 pm ICOET Welcome Reception California Railroad Museum, Old Town Sacramento

September 24, 2019

7:30 - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast Foyer
8:30 - 10:00 am Symposium 1: The Road to Wildlife-Vehicle Conflict Mitigation is Paved with Good Data, Part 1 Ballroom D
8:30 - 10:00 am Technical Session 11: If You Build It, They Will... Swim Ballroom E
8:30 - 10:00 am Technical Session 12: One Bat, Two Bats, Fat Bats, Happy Bats Golden State
8:30 - 10:00 am Panel 4: Regional Greenprints: Integrating Transportation Agency Goals with Conservation Data for Sustainability and Climate Resilience Carmel
8:30 - 10:00 am Workshop 2: Getting the most out of your Monitoring Cameras: A Practical Workshop for Transportation Ecologists Big Sur
10:00 - 10:30 am Break Foyer
10:30 - 12:00 pm Symposium 1: The Road to Wildlife-Vehicle Conflict Mitigation is Paved with Good Data, Part 2 Ballroom D
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 13: Its not Easy Being Ectothermic Ballroom E
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 14: Beyond The Bumper Golden State
10:30 - 12:00 pm Panel 5: Nature-based Resilience for Coastal Highways Carmel
12:00 - 1:30 pm Plenary: Keynote Luncheon: Seth Riley, Wildlife Branch Chief of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area Ballroom ABC
1:30 - 3:00 pm Lightning Session 2: Policy, Partnerships and Multi-Modal Ballroom E
1:30 - 3:00 pm Technical Session 15: The Shape of Water Ballroom D
1:30 - 3:00 pm Panel 6: Animal detection systems: What's the frequency? Golden State
1:30 - 3:00 pm Workshop 3: Wildlife Vehicle Collisions Predictive Analysis Carmel
1:30 - 3:00 pm Workshop 4: G.U.T.S. 2.0 Big Sur
3:00 - 3:30 pm Break Foyer
3:30 - 5:00 pm Lightning Session 3: Climate Change and Emerging Issues Ballroom E
3:30 - 5:00 pm Lightning Session 4: Terrestrial Wildlife and Ecosystem Interactions with Transportation Golden State
3:30 - 5:00 pm Technical Session 16: Yes But, Does It Work? Ballroom D
3:30 - 5:00 pm Panel 7: Caltrans' Advance Mitigation Program: Carmel
3:30 - 5:00 pm Panel 8: New Mexico's Wildlife Corridors Act: Protecting wildlife migration through state legislation Big Sur
5:00 - 9:00 pm Poster Session: Poster Session and Reception (Reception starts at 6pm) Ballroom ABC Corridor
5:15 - 6:00 pm Southwestern DOT Interstate Meeting (Private) Golden State
5:15 - 5:45 pm US Department of Transportation Aligning Federal Environmental Review Collaboration Session Ballroom E
5:15 - 6:00 pm USFWS Liaison Meeting (Private) Ventura
6:00 - 7:00 pm Wildlife films from around the US Ballroom D

September 25, 2019

8:00 - 6:00 pm Fieldtrip 1: Field trip: Tahoe's Road to Blue (THIS TRIP HAS A WAIT-LIST) Meet in Foyer
8:00 - 6:00 pm Fieldtrip 2: Field trip: Balancing the Needs of Shoreline Ecosystems and Transportation in the Face of Sea Level Rise Meet in Foyer
8:00 - 6:00 pm Fieldtrip 3: Field trip: Planning for California's first Sea Level Rise Adaptation for Transportation Meet in Foyer
8:00 - 6:00 pm Fieldtrip 4: Field trip: Take a Trip to the California's Central Valley to View Progress on the Nation's First High-Speed Rail Project Meet in Foyer
8:00 - 6:00 pm Fieldtrip 5: Field trip: Highway 89 Stewardship Team -- Partnership for Wildlife (THIS TRIP HAS A WAIT-LIST) Meet in Foyer
4:00 - 9:00 pm Fieldtrip 6: Field trip: Bats at Sundown (THIS TRIP HAS A WAIT LIST) Meet in Foyer

September 26, 2019

7:30 - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast Foyer
8:30 - 10:00 am Symposium 2: Integrating Wildlife Movement Needs and Transportation Infrastructure: Southern California as a Preview of a Sustainable Future, Part 1 Ballroom A
8:30 - 10:00 am Technical Session 17: But Really, Does It Work? Ballroom B
8:30 - 10:00 am Technical Session 18: Connecting Plans To Action Ballroom C
8:30 - 10:00 am Technical Session 19: Keeping Up With the Pace of Latin America Ballroom D
8:30 - 10:00 am Panel 9: Wildlife and Transportation Agency Partnerships to Address Wildlife Connectivity in the Western United States Ballroom E
10:00 - 10:30 am Break Foyer
10:30 - 12:00 pm Symposium 2: Integrating Wildlife Movement Needs and Transportation Infrastructure: Southern California as a Preview of a Sustainable Future, Part 2 Ballroom A
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 20: Power of the People Ballroom B
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 21: Mitigation Coast to Coast Ballroom C
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 22: Evolving Tricks of the Trade Ballroom E
12:00 - 1:00 pm Plenary, Closing Session Remarks Ballroom ABC
1:00 - 2:00 pm Lunch (on your own)