Schedule

Week at a Glance

We continue to fine tune the conference schedule. Please be sure to collect the final program at registration.

 

Monday, April 16, 2018

7:30 – 8:00 AM Registration and Check In Imin Conf. Center
8:00 – 8:30 AM Opening Protocol and Opening Remarks Keoni Auditorium
8:30 – 10:00 AM Session 1 (Plenary): What is the importance of islands to environmental conservation? Keoni Auditorium
10:00 – 10:10 AM Conference Photo Garden
10:10 – 10:30 AM Morning Tea Wailana Room
10:30 – 12:00 PM Concurrent Sessions (7, 12, 13)
Session 7: How can indigenous and local knowledge (ILK) be used to improve island environmental futures? Keoni Auditorium
Session 12: What is the current state of knowledge of island extinctions and how can this be used to set baselines for restoration? Asia Room
Session 13: How well are island conservation issues addressed in international conventions and agreements? Pacific Room
12:00 – 1:30 PM Lunch (on own from campus vendors) Campus
1:30 – 3:00 PM Concurrent Sessions (2, 6, 7, 14)
Session 7: How can indigenous and local knowledge (ILK) be used to improve island environmental futures? Keoni Auditorium
Session 6: How can we incorporate the value of island environments into conservation? Asia Room
Session 2: How have humans changed island ecosystems through history? Pacific Room
Session 14: What have we learnt about invasive species on islands and what are the best strategies for dealing with them in the future? Koi Room
3:00 – 3:30 PM Afternoon Tea Wailana Room
3:30 – 5:00 PM Concurrent Sessions (2, 6, 7, 14)
Session 7: How can indigenous and local knowledge (ILK) be used to improve island environmental futures? Keoni Auditorium
Session 6: How can we incorporate the value of island environments into conservation? Asia Room
Session 2: How have humans changed island ecosystems through history? Pacific Room
Session 14: What have we learnt about invasive species on islands and what are the best strategies for dealing with them in the future? Koi Room
5:00 – 5:15 PM Post-session diapause
5:15 – 6:15 PM Daily Plenary Keoni Auditorium
6:15 – 7:30 PM Reception Wailana Room

 

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

7:30 – 8:30 AM Registration and Check In Imin Conf. Center
8:30 – 10:00 AM Concurrent Sessions (4, 8, 9, 16)
Session 8: How can we build island communities that are resilient to the impacts of climate change and environmental hazards? Keoni Auditorium
Session 4: How can island conservation contribute to human wellbeing? Asia Room
Session 9: What role can the humanities play in island conservation? Pacific Room
Session 16: How is climate affecting patterns of island migration? Koi Room
10:00 – 10:30 AM Morning Tea Wailana Room
10:30 – 12:00 PM Concurrent Sessions (4, 8, 9, 16)
Session 8: How can we build island communities that are resilient to the impacts of climate change and environmental hazards? Keoni Auditorium
Session 4: How can island conservation contribute to human wellbeing? Asia Room
Session 9: What role can the humanities play in island conservation? Pacific Room
Session 16: How is climate affecting patterns of island migration? Koi Room
12:00 – 1:30 PM Lunch (on own from campus vendors) Campus
1:30 – 3:00 PM Concurrent Sessions (5, 8, 17, 18)
Session 8: How can we build island communities that are resilient to the impacts of climate change and environmental hazards? Keoni Auditorium
Session 5: How are islands dealing with the challenge of balancing development with sustainability? Asia Room
Session 17: What are the links between human health and environmental conservation on islands? Pacific Room
Session 18: How do island sovereignty and conservation relate to each other? Koi Room
3:00 – 3:30 PM Afternoon Tea Wailana Room
3:30 – 5:00 PM Concurrent Sessions (5, 17, 18)
Session 5: How are islands dealing with the challenge of balancing development with sustainability? Asia Room
Session 17: What are the links between human health and environmental conservation on islands? Pacific Room
Session 18: How do island sovereignty and conservation relate to each other? Koi Room
5:00 – 5:15 PM Post-session diapause
5:15 – 6:15 PM Daily Plenary Keoni Auditorium

 

Wednesday, April 17, 2018

**Optional Site Visits and Field Trips

9:00 – 9:30 AM Bus for Lyon Arboretum Field Trip East West Center
9:30 – 11:30 AM Lyon Arboretum Field Trip Lyon Arboretum
11:30 – 12:00 PM Bus travels to Ka Papa Loʻi ʻO Kānewai
12:00 – 1:00 PM Lunch Ka Papa Loʻi ʻO Kānewai
1:00 – 2:00 PM Orientation and walking tour of Ka Papa Loʻi ʻO Kānewai Ka Papa Loʻi ʻO Kānewai
2:00 – 2:30 PM Bus travels to Waikiki Canal
2:30 PM check in on the Maita‘i Catamaran Sheraton Waikīkī
3:00 PM Partnerships in Ala Wai and Waikiki for Coastal Resilience 

Overview of partnerships for canal cleanup, flood mitigation, and beach restoration

Sheraton Waikīkī
4:30 PM Bus back to campus
7:00 – 8:30 PM Film Night UH Manoa Art Auditorium

 

Thursday, April 19, 2018

7:30 – 8:30 AM Registration and Check In Imin Conf. Center
8:30 – 10:00 AM Concurrent Sessions (3, 10, 11, 15)
Session 10: How does environmental governance on islands currently operate and what forms of governance produce the best outcomes? Keoni Auditorium
Session 11: How can we improve island conservation through integrated marine and terrestrial management? Asia Room
Session 15: What is the role of environmental education on islands? Pacific Room
Session 3: What are the future challenges for island ecology and evolution? Koi Room
10:00 – 10:30 AM Morning Tea Wailana Room
10:30 – 12:00 PM Concurrent Sessions (3, 10, 11, 15)
Session 10: How does environmental governance on islands currently operate and what forms of governance produce the best outcomes? Keoni Auditorium
Session 11: How can we improve island conservation through integrated marine and terrestrial management? Asia Room
Session 15: What is the role of environmental education on islands? Pacific Room
Session 3: What are the future challenges for island ecology and evolution? Koi Room
12:00 – 1:30 PM Lunch (on own from campus vendors) Campus
1:30 – 3:00 PM Concurrent Sessions (10, 11, POSTER SESSION)
Session 10: How does environmental governance on islands currently operate and what forms of governance produce the best outcomes? Keoni Auditorium
Session 11: How can we improve island conservation through integrated marine and terrestrial management? Asia Room
POSTER SESSION Wailana Room
3:00 – 3:30 PM Afternoon Tea Wailana Room
3:30 – 4:00 PM Daily Plenary Keoni Auditorium
5:30 – 6:00 PM Bus from Imin Conf. Center to Bishop Museum Imin Conf. Center
6:00 – 9:00 PM Conference Banquet Bishop Museum
9:00 PM Bus from Bishop Museum to UH Manoa Bishop Museum

 

Program Friday, April 20, 2018

7:30 – 8:30 AM Registration and Check In Imin Conf. Center
8:30 – 12:00 PM Work Session: Policy Goal Statements Imin Conf. Center
12:00 – 1:30 PM Lunch (on own from campus vendors) Campus
1:30 – 3:00 PM Friday Panel (live broadcast)Speakers to be announced!

Moderator: Dr. Ruth Gates

Keoni Auditorium