Program

View a pdf of the Master Schedule Grid (subject to change; last updated 4/6/18)


All conference activities will be held at the I Hotel and Conference Center (aka Illinois Conference Center) in Champaign.


Visit with exhibitors and view the posters both days in the "Recharge Room" (Chancellor Ballroom).

Schedule at a Glance

Wednesday, May 16

8:00 am–5:15 pm Registration Conference Center Lobby
9:00 am–11:30 am Optional Pre-Conference Workshops Conference Center
11:45 am–1:15 pm Welcome Lunch &
Keynote Speaker
Illinois Ballroom
1:30 pm–2:15 pm Concurrent Sessions I Conference Center
2:30 pm–3:15 pm Concurrent Sessions II Conference Center
3:30 pm–4:15 pm Concurrent Sessions III Conference Center
4:30 pm–5:15 pm Concurrent Sessions IV Conference Center
5:30 pm Dinner on your own*  

*Members of the FSI Committee will coordinate group dinner outings at their favorite local restaurants in Champaign-Urbana.

Thursday, May 17

7:30 am–4:00 pm Registration Conference Center Lobby
8:00 am–9:00 am Keynote Speaker Illinois Ballroom
9:15 am–10:00 am Concurrent Sessions V Conference Center
10:00 am-11:00 am Visit exhibitors and view posters

"Recharge Room"
(Chancellor Ballroom)

11:00 am–12:30 pm

Networking Lunch & Keynote Speaker

Illinois Ballroom
12:45 pm–1:30 pm Concurrent Sessions VI Conference Center
1:45 pm–2:30 pm Concurrent Sessions VII Conference Center
2:45 pm–3:30 pm Concurrent Sessions VIII Conference Center
3:30 pm–4:00 pm Closing Remarks & Future of FSI Illinois Ballroom