Preliminary Schedule at a Glance

WUSS 2019 September 4-6, 2019, Hyatt Regency, at Seattle’s Southport
Pre and Post-Conference Classes (extra fee event) September 3, 4, and 6
Tuesday September 3rd, 2019
7:00am – 8:00am Conference Registration and Information Open for Tuesday Full-Day Classes Only
8:00am – 5:00pm Tuesday Full-Day Classes (extra fee event)
Wednesday September 4th, 2019
7:00am – 8:00am Conference Registration and Information Open for Wednesday Half-Day Classes Only
8:00am – 11:30am Wednesday Half-Day Classes (extra fee event)
9:00am – 5:00pm Conference Registration and Information, Giveaways Open
10:00am- 12:00pm Resource Central Open: SAS® Booths, Exhibitors, ePosters
12:15pm – 12:45pm What’s Up WUSS: Conference Orientation
1:00pm – 2:00pm Opening Session with Keynote Address: by Jared Dean
2:00pm – 2:30pm Welcome Reception
2:30pm – 6:00pm Academic Presentations, SAS® Essentials Workshop, Hands-On-Workshops, WUSS Theater, Solutions in the Round
6:00pm – 6:30pm Birds of a Feather Meetup Round 1
6:00pm – 9:30pm Networking Mixer
Thursday September 5th, 2019
8:00am- 8:30am Continental Breakfast
8:00am- 5:00pm Conference Registration and Information, Giveaways Open
8:30am- 12:00pm Academic Presentations, Hands-On-Workshops
9:30am- 10:00am Morning Coffee Break / Birds of a Feather Meetup Round 2
9:00am- 7:00pm Escape Room  Play the ultimate team game! You and your fellow WUSSies must work together to solve an elaborate series of clues and puzzles in under an hour. Patience, problem-solving, logic, and perhaps a little dumb-luck are all that is needed to crack the codes and win the prize.
12:00pm – 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm – 5:30pm Academic Presentations, Hands-On-Workshops, WUSS Theater, Solutions in the Round
3:00pm – 3:30pm Afternoon Coffee Break / Birds of a Feather Meetup Round 3
5:00pm – 7:00pm Meet the ePoster Presenters
5:30pm – 7:00pm Birds of a Feather Meetup Round 4
Friday September 6th, 2019
8:30am – 12:00pm Conference Registration and Information Open
8:30am – 9:00am Continental Breakfast
9:00am – 12:00pm Academic Presentations, Hands-On-Workshops, Solutions in the Round
10:00am- 10:30am Morning Coffee Break / Birds of a Feather Meetup Round 5
12:00pm- 1:00pm Closing Session: Best Contributed Paper Awards, Prize Drawings
1:30pm – 5:00pm Friday Half-Day Classes (extra fee event)