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MACNA 2018 Schedules

Get familiar with the schedule and make the most of your time at MACNA 2018! The schedule is subject to change, so be sure to check back for updates,!

We are offering our extra MACNA 2018 meeting room space to give interest groups and clubs a place to meet while at MACNA!

Whether it is a syngnathid interest group, temperate tank keepers, or marine breeders, contact MACNA 2018 to get your interest group added to the schedule so that you can find like minded people!

Event times subject to change.

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Thursday September 6th, 2018

 12pm - 6pm Early Registration Open
  Exhibit Hall Closed
   

 Friday September 7th, 2018

7am - 5pmRegistration Open
 10amExhibit Hall Opens for MASNA Members
 11amExhibit Hall Opens to Attendees
 1pmRaffle Prize Drawing
 4:15pmRaffle Prize Drawing
 6pmExhibit Hall Closes
 7pm Friday Night Reception!
   

 Saturday September 8th, 2018

8am - 5pmRegistration Open
 10amExhibit Hall Opens to Attendees
  12pmRaffle Prize Drawing
 3:45pmRaffle Prize Drawing
  6pmExhibit Hall Closes
  7pmSaturday Night Banquet!
   

 Sunday September 9th, 2018

8am - 1pmRegistration Open
 10amExhibit Hall Opens to Attendees
  12pm Raffle Prize Drawing
 4pmExhibit Hall Closes
  4pmFinal Raffle Prize Drawing!
   

Speaker, Workshop, and Interest Group Schedule.

Subject to change. Suggested Tracks: Novice, Intermediate, Advanced. All speaker sessions are open to everyone however.

Day Time Neptune Speaker Room Trident Speaker Room Workshop Room Interest Group Meet-up

Friday, Sept 7th

 10am Lad Akins, Level: Intermediate, Topics: Citizen Science / Ocean Conservation
 10:15
 10:30
 10:45
11am
 11:15 Christine Williams, Level: Intermediate, Topic: Conservation / Subsistence Aquarium Photography 101 - Bring your camera!
 11:30
 11:45 Speaker 30 ICP-Analysis.com
 12pm
 12:15
 12:30 Marc Levenson, Level: Novice, Topic: Hardware Temperate Tanks - Organized by the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
 12:45 Dana Riddle, Level: Advanced, Topics: Lighting / Coral Biology
 1pm Coral Fragging with Jake Adams
 1:15 Laura Birenbaum, Level: Intermediate, Topic: Breeding / Husbandry
 1:30
 1:45
 2pm Kevin Kohen, Level: Novice, Topics: Husbandry / Biology Women in Reefing - Event information
 2:15  Dr. Jean Jaubert, Level: Intermediate, Topics: Chemistry / Biology Acrylic Tank Manufacturing (ATM) Presentation with Wayde King & Brett Raymer
 2:30
 2:45 Tal Sweet, Level: Novice, Topic: Breeding
 3pm
 3:15 Shark and Stingray Aquarists
 3:30
 3:45 Martin Moe, Level: Advanced, Topic: Breeding
 4pm
 4:15
 4:30
 4:45  Annual MASNA Meeting  Special Event  Special Event
 5pm
 5:15
 5:30

Saturday, Sept 8th

 9am Mark Callahan, Level: Novice, Topics: Disease / Fish Health Veterans & Aquariums - organized by TherapeuticTanks.org
 9:15
 9:30
 9:45
 10am
 10:15  Richard Ross, Level: Novice, Topic: Resource Validity
 10:30 Paula Carlson, Level: Novice, Topics: Industry / Education Neptune Systems with Terence Fugazzi Las Vegas Valley ReefKeepers - Event Info
 10:45
 11am
 11:15 Ehsan Dashti, Level: Intermediate, Topics: Chemistry / Testing
 11:30 Walt Smith, Level: Intermediate, Topics: Conservation / Governance
 11:45 Nano-Reef.com Community meet-up
 12pm  Charles Delbeek, Level: Intermediate, Topics: Husbandry / Biology Acrylic Tank Manufacturing (ATM) Meet & Greet with Wayde King & Brett Raymer
 12:15
 12:30
 12:45  Dr. Sanjay Joshi, Level: Novice, Topic: Lighting / LEDs San Diego Marine Aquarists - Event Info
 1pm Ben Johnson, Level: Intermediate, Topic: Small Business
 1:15
 1:30  Julian Sprung, Level: Intermediate, Topic: Disaster Preparation ICP-Analysis.com
 1:45
 2pm Marine Breeding - Event Info
 2:15
 2:30 Dr. Bruce Carlson, Level: Advanced, Topics: Conservation / Governance
 2:45
 3pm  Joe Caparatta, Level: Intermediate, Topic: Small Business Packaging / Transporting Fish: Something Fishy Aquarium Services Rainbow Reefers - A friendly space for LGBTQI hobbyists. Event Info
 3:15
 3:30
 3:45 Chris Buerner, Level: Intermediate, Topics: Industry / Conservation
 4pm
 4:15
 4:30
 4:45 Panel Discussion
 5pm
 5:15
 5:30

Sunday, Sept 9th

 9am Open Slot MASNA's Club Presidents & Board Members meeting
9:15
 9:30
 9:45
 10am Elizabeth Groover, Level: Intermediate, Topic: Breeding ICP-Analysis.com
 10:15 Seahorse & Pipefish Keepers. Event Information
 10:30 Dr. Andrew Rhyne, Level: Advanced, Topics: Industry / Cyanide Chemistry
 10:45 Todd Gardner, Level: Novice, Topic: Chemistry
 11am
 11:15
11:30 Joe Yaiullo, Level: Intermediate, Topic: Husbandry / Biology Workshop 9
 11:45 Dr. Margaret Miller, Level: Intermediate, Topics: Conservation / Sustainability LFS & Service Company Owners & Managers
 12pm
 12:15 Dr. Tim Miller-Morgan, Level: Intermediate, Topics: Disease / Fish Health
 12:30
 12:45  Matt Pedersen, Level: Advanced, Topic: Husbandry / Biology
 1pm Bob Fenner, Level: Intermediate, Topics: Aquaculture / Business Workshop 10
 1:15
 1:30
 1:45
 2pm Panel Discussion: The Past and Future 30 Years of Reefing
 2:15
 2:30
 2:45
 3pm