Hawai'i conservation alliance


HAWAI‘I CONVENTION CENTER, 1801 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, HI


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GENERAL SCHEDULE (as of 06.27.14)


9:00am Blessing of the Space
9:00am - 12:00pm                                              

Work Exchange Volunteer Orientation

9:00am - 4:00pm HEEA 3rd Annual Symposium/ w/My Hawaii Awards, Room 317A/317B/318A
9:00am - 12:00pm     Workshop: Vision for the Future: Pacific Islands Regional Ocean Planning and the National Ocean Policy, 301B
1:00pm - 3:30pm Workshop: Towards Ecosystem-Based Management: Navigating Change within the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, 301B
2:00pm - 6:00pm Registration
2:00pm - 6:00pm Move-in (All Exhibitors and Posters)


TUESDAY, JULY 15                                     

7:00am - 5:00pm Registration / Exhibits
8:00am - 8:45am Opening Protocol, Room 316
8:45am - 9:05am HCA Opening Remarks
9:05am - 9:35am

Opening Keynote - The Honorable Dr. Jane Lubchenco

Room 316

9:35am - 9:45am HCA Distinguished Service Award, Room 316
9:45am -10:00am BREAK
10:00am - 12:00pm Session #1
12:00pm -1:00pm Lunchtime Brown Bag,  Room 314
1:00pm - 3:00pm Session #2
3:00pm - 3:30pm BREAK
3:30pm - 5:30pm Session #3
5:30pm Closing Protocol
6:00 - 8:00pm

Opening Next Generation Reception

Waikiki Yacht Club. Music by Kupaʻāina and Tasty Pupus



7:30am - 8:00pm    Registration / Exhibits Open
8:45am        Daily Protocol
8:45am - 9:00am                                Welcome and Conference Highlights
9:00am - 9:30am

Keynote Speaker - Dr. Jon Osorio

Room 316

9:30am - 9:45am HCA Conservation Innovation Award
9:45am - 10:00am BREAK
10:00am - 12:00pm Session #4
12:00pm - 1:00pm LUNCH Concession
1:00pm - 3:00pm Session # 5
3:00pm - 3:30pm BREAK
3:30pm - 5:30pm       Session #6
5:30pm      Closing Protocol, Room 316
5:30pm - 6:00pm 2016 IUCN World Conservation Congress Hawaii, Room 314
5:30pm - 8:00pm        

HCC Poster Reception featuring Maoli Art in Real Time Gallery, Acoustic Music and Tasty Pupus, Room 311

5:30pm - 8:00pm Exhibits Open
6:30pm - 7:30pm Talk Story with Ambassador Ronald Jumeau



7:30am - 12:00pm Registration / Exhibits
8:30am Opening Protocol
8:35am PLENARY: Welcome, Conference Highlights
8:35am - 9:35am

PLENARY PANEL: Navigating Change: A Dialogue with Island Leaders on Climate Change

Room 316

9:35am - 9:50am HCA Outstanding Leadership Award, Room 316
9:50am - 10:00am BREAK
10:00am - 12:00pm Session #7
12:00pm - 1:00pm          Pacific Islands Lunch, HCAF Hosted
1:00pm - 3:00pm Session #8
3:00pm - 3:15pm BREAK
3:15pm - 5:15pm Session #9
5:15pm - 6:30pm Closing Pau Hana & HCA Student Awards, Music by Paul Izak, Locally Sourced Tastings & Drinks, 3rd Floor Concourse
6:30pm Closing Protocol (Hawaii Aloha on Steps to Ala Wai)



10am - 12pm Windward Coast Beach Clean-up: Access field trip info HERE.