ICOET 2019 Conference Program

September 22, 2019

12:00 - 5:00 pm Transportation Ecology Workshop
3:00 - 6:00 pm Registration Opens
3:30 - 5:00 pm TRB ADC30 Committee Meetings
5:00 - 6:30 pm ICOET Steering Committee Meeting
7:00 - 9:00 pm Mini "Wild and Scenic" Film Festival

September 23, 2019

7:30 - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast
8:30 - 10:00 am Plenary, Welcome Session
10:00 - 10:30 am Break
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 1: Africa Emergent
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 2: Reconnecting Cascadia
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 3: Soup to Nuts
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 4: All Abuzz About Pollinators
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
12:00 - 1:30 pm Plenary: Keynote Luncheon
1:30 - 3:00 pm Technical Session 5: Challenges in a Changing Climate
1:30 - 3:00 pm Technical Session 6: Ocelots on the Brink
1:30 - 3:00 pm Technical Session 7: Betting on Biodiversity
1:30 - 3:00 pm Technical Session 8: Models, Take the Roadway!
1:30 - 3:00 pm Panel 2: In it for the long-haul: Education and workforce development for wildlife friendly highways.
3:00 - 3:30 pm Break
3:30 - 5:00 pm Lightning Session 1: Mitigation & Modeling for Transportation Projects
3:30 - 5:00 pm Technical Session 9: California Dreaming
3:30 - 5:00 pm Technical Session 10: Wildlife and Roads in the Developing World
3:30 - 5:00 pm Panel 3: Building the largest wildlife crossing in the world: the Liberty Wildlife Corridor Partnership
3:30 - 5:00 pm Workshop 1a: Railway Ecology Workshop
3:30 - 5:00 pm Workshop 1b: Developing an International Strategy on Engaging different Stakeholders for Mainstreaming Biodiversity Provisions for Sustainable Linear Infrastructure
6:00 - 9:00 pm Reception California Railroad Museum, Old Town Sacramento

September 24, 2019

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

September 25, 2019

8:00 - 6:00 pm Fieldtrip 1: Field trip: Tahoe's Road to Blue (THIS TRIP HAS A WAIT-LIST)
8:00 - 6:00 pm Fieldtrip 2: Field trip: Sea Level Rise 1
8:00 - 6:00 pm Fieldtrip 3: Field trip: Sea Level Rise 2
8:00 - 6:00 pm Fieldtrip 4: Field trip: High Speed Rail
8:00 - 6:00 pm Fieldtrip 5: Field trip: Highway 89 Stewardship Team -- Partnership for Wildlife (THIS TRIP HAS A WAIT-LIST)
4:00 - 9:00 pm Fieldtrip 6: Field trip: Bats at Sundown

September 26, 2019

7:30 - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast
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
8:30 - 10:00 am Technical Session 17: But Really, Does It Work?
8:30 - 10:00 am Technical Session 18: Connecting Plans To Action
8:30 - 10:00 am Technical Session 19: Keeping Up With the Pace of Latin America
8:30 - 10:00 am Panel 9: Wildlife and Transportation Agency Partnerships to Address Wildlife Connectivity in the Western United States
10:00 - 10:30 am Break
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
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 20: Power of the People
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 21: Mitigation Coast to Coast
10:30 - 12:00 pm Technical Session 22: Evolving Tricks of the Trade
12:00 - 1:00 pm Plenary, Closing Session Remarks Ballroom ABC
1:00 - 2:00 pm Lunch