Draft programme

Last updated: 29 April 2019

Date Start Finish Activity Description
Friday, 23rd 07:00 11:00 Field trip Otapahi (optional) Hosted by Yellow-eyed Penguin Trust on Otago Peninsula
15:00 17:45 Registration Desk open St David Lecture Theatre Complex, University of Otago
18:00 20:00 Icebreaker Otago Business School, University of Otago / speakers at 19:00.
John Darby & Lloyd Davis on the history of IPCs; Pablo Garcia Borboroglu
celebrating 10 years of the Global Penguin Society
Saturday, 24th 08:00 Registration Desk open
09:00 09:20 Welcome & Opening
09:20 10:00 Keynote #1 Hoani Langsbury - taonga (treasured) species
10:00 10:40 Keynote #2 Dee Boersma - marine sentinels
10:40 11:10 MORNING TEA
11:10 12:25 SESSION 1 Presentations & speakers to be determined
12:25 13:45 LUNCH
13:45 15:30 SESSION 2
15:30 16:00 AFTERNOON TEA
16:00 18:00 SESSION 3
18:00 19:00 Poster Session
Sunday, 25th 09:00 Welcome back
09:05 09:45 Keynote #3 Mike Williams (NZ) - Climate Change
09:45 10:30 SESSION 4
10:30 11:10 MORNING TEA
11:10 12:25 SESSION 5
12:25 13:45 LUNCH
13:45 15:30 Workshops
15:30 16:00 AFTERNOON TEA
17:00 18:00 Poster Session
Monday, 26th 09:00 Welcome back / notices
09:05 09:45 Keynote Speaker #4 Ralph Vanstreels (Brazil) - Penguin Diseases
09:45 10:45 SESSION 6
10:45 11:25 MORNING TEA
11:25 12:55 SESSION 7
12:55 14:00 LUNCH
14:00 Field trip to Oamaru (optional) Walk/lime/drive to Dunedin Railway Station
14:30 - Train departs Dunedin Railway Station
18:15 - Penguin viewing at Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony
19:30 - Train departs Oamaru; Buffet 'Picnic box' dinner on board
21:30 - Arrive Dunedin
Tuesday, 27th 09:00 Welcome back / notices
09:05 09:45 Keynote Speaker #5 Ramūnas Žydelis (Lithunia) - Fisheries interactions and seabird bycatch
09:45 10:30 SESSION 8
10:30 11:10 MORNING TEA
11:10 12:25 SESSION 9
12:25 13:45 LUNCH
13:45 15:00 SESSION 10
15:00 15:30 AFTERNOON TEA
15:30 16:30 Mini-Symposium / Panel Discussion Role of penguin-human interactions in Conservation
18:00 22:30 Conference Dinner (optional) Larnach Castle, Otago Peninsula; bus departs Dunedin at 6pm
Wednesday, 28th 09:00 Welcome back / notices
09:05 09:45 Keynote Speaker #6 André Chiaradia (Australia) - Global Penguin Threats
09:45 10:45
MORNING TEA
11:25 12:40 SESSION 11
12:40 13:45 LUNCH
13:45 15:15 SESSION 12
15:15 15:45 Farewell & Poroporoaki
Thursday, 29th Field trip to Milford Sound (optional)
Friday, 30th Return to Dunedin