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'''Tuesday-Thursday 15-17 April 2008'''
 
  
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'''Session 1'''<br />
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'''Tuesday morning, April 15'''
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  | <b>Session 1 - Tuesday morning, April 15th</b>
  
'''8:15''':::Hotel Santa Fe shuttle bus to SFI<br />
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|-
'''8:15''':::Sandia Shuttle bus from SAR to SFI<br />
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  |8:15  
'''9:00 - 9:20''' Marcus Feldman: “Cultural variation and evolution: where the theory and date might go”<br />
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  |Hotel Santa Fe shuttle bus to SFI
'''9:20 – 9:50''' Discussion<br />
 
'''9:50 – 10:00''' Break<br />
 
'''10:00 – 10:20''' James Truncer: “Why cultural elaboration? An evolutionary perspective”<br />
 
'''10:20 – 10:50''' Discussion<br />
 
'''10:50 – 11:20''' Morning break<br />
 
'''11:20 – 11:40''' Melissa Brown: “Structural dynamics of cultural variation”<br />
 
'''11:40 – 12:10''' Discussion<br />
 
'''12:15 – 1:50''' Buffet Luncheon<br />
 
  
'''Session 2'''<br />
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'''Tuesday afternoon, April 15'''
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  |8:15  
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  |Sandia Shuttle bus from SAR to SFI
  
1:50 – 2:10 John Odling-Smee: “Where does human cultural niche construction fit in?”<br />
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|-
2:10 – 2:40 Discussion<br />
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  |9:00 - 9:20
2:40 – 2:50 Break<br />
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  |Marcus Feldman: “Cultural variation and evolution: where the theory and date might go”
2:50 – 3:10 Jessica Flack: “Evolutionary construction”<br />
 
3:10 – 3:40 Discussion<br />
 
3:40 – 4:10 Afternoon break<br />
 
4:10 – 4:30 David Krakauer: “Adaptive construction dynamics”<br />
 
4:30 – 5:00 Discussion<br />
 
5:00 – Break for the evening<br />
 
5:15 Sandia Shuttle bus to SAR<br />
 
5:30 – 7:00 SAR Reception<br />
 
7:00 Sandia Shuttle bus to Hotel Santa Fe<br />
 
  
'''Session 3'''<br />
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|-
'''Wednesday morning, April 16'''
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  |9:20 - 9:50
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  |Discussion
  
8:15 Hotel Santa Fe shuttle bus to SFI<br />
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|-
8:15 Sandia Shuttle bus from SAR to SFI<br />
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  |9:50 - 10:00
9:00 – 9:20 Paul Ehrlich: “Some thoughts on cultural evolution”<br />
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  |Break
9:20 – 9:50 Discussion<br />
 
9:50 – 10:20 Morning break<br />
 
10:20 – 10:40 Laurent Lehmann: “Altruism and the cultural structure of populations”<br />
 
10:40 – 11:10 Discussion<br />
 
11:10 – 12:15 Open break<br />
 
12:15 – 1:50 Buffet luncheon<br />
 
  
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|-
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  |10:00 - 10:20
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  |James Truncer: “Why cultural elaboration? An evolutionary perspective”
  
'''Session 4'''<br />
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|-
'''Wednesday afternoon, April 16'''
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  |10:20 - 10:50
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  |Discussion
  
1:50 – 2:10 George Gumerman: “Demography, social complexity and cultural evolution”<br />
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|-
2:10 – 2:40 Discussion<br />
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  |10:50 - 11:20
2:40 – 2:50 Break<br />
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  |Morning Break
2:50 – 3:10 Walter Scheidel: “Cultural evolution and the historian"<br />
 
3:10 – 3:40 Discussion<br />
 
3:40 – 4:10 Afternoon break<br />
 
4:10 – 4:30 Henry Wright:  Abstract Pending<br />
 
4:30 – 5:00 Discussion<br />
 
5:00 Break for evening<br />
 
5:15 Hotel Santa Fe shuttle bus to hotel<br />
 
5:15 Sandia Shuttle bus to SAR<br />
 
6:45 Sandia Shuttle bus from SAR to Ristra Restaurant<br />
 
(Hotel Santa Fe guests to walk to Ristra Restaurant)<br />
 
7:00 RISTRA Dinner<br />
 
9:15 Sandia Shuttle bus to SAR<br />
 
(Hotel Santa Fe guests walk back to hotel)<br />
 
  
'''Session 5'''<br />
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|-
'''Thursday morning, April 17'''
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  |11:20 - 11:40
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  |Melissa Brown: “Structural dynamics of cultural variation”
  
8:15 Hotel Santa Fe shuttle bus to SFI<br />
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|-
8:15 Sandia Shuttle bus from SAR to SFI<br />
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  |11:40 - 12:10
9:00 – 9:20 Daniel Hruschka: “Modeling cultural change: What can we learn from language?”<br />
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  |Discussion
9:20 – 9:50 Discussion<br />
 
9:50 – 10:00 Break<br />
 
10:00 – 10:20 Deborah Rogers: “Feedback and linkages in the cultural system”<br />
 
10:20 – 10:50 Discussion<br />
 
10:50 – 11:20 Morning break<br />
 
11:20 – 11:40 Stephen Lansing: “The domain of the replicators: cultural evolution and the neutral theory”<br />
 
11:40 12:10 Discussion<br />
 
12:10 – 12: 15 Break<br />
 
12:15 – 1:45 Buffet Luncheon<br />
 
  
'''Session 6'''<br />
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|-
'''Thursday afternoon, April 17'''
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  |12:15 - 1:50
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  |Buffet Luncheon
  
Individuals in this session will identify key issues raised in the workshop for future directions in research on cultural change, followed by a discussion open to all participants. These syntheses and discussions are aimed at guiding publication of the workshop.<br />
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  |<br>
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  | <b>Session 2 - Tuesday afternoon, April 15th</b>
  
1:45 – 2:05 James Truncer<br />
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|-
2:05 – 2:25 Discussion<br />
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  |1:50 - 2:10
2:25 – 2:30 Break<br />
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  |John Odling-Smee: “Where does human cultural niche construction fit in?”
2:30 2:50 Daniel Hruschka<br />
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2:50 3:10 Discussion<br />
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|-
3:10 3:35 Afternoon break<br />
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  |2:10 - 2:40
3:35 3:55 Jessica Flack<br />
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  |Discussion
3:55 4:15 Discussion<br />
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4:15 4:20 Break<br />
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|-
4:20 4:40 Melissa Brown<br />
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  |2:40 - 2:50
4:40 5:00 Discussion<br />
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  |Break
5:00 End of workshop, break for evening<br />
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|-
5:15 Hotel Santa Fe shuttle bus to hotel<br />
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  |2:50 - 3:10
5:15 Sandia Shuttle bus to SAR<br />
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  |Jessica Flack: “Evolutionary construction”
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|-
 +
  |3:10 - 3:40
 +
  |Discussion
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |3:40 - 4:10
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  |Afternoon Break
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|-
 +
  |4:10 - 4:30
 +
  |David Krakauer: “Adaptive construction dynamics”
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 +
|-
 +
  |4:30 - 5:00
 +
  |Discussion
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |5:00
 +
  |Break for the evening
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|-
 +
  |5:15
 +
  |Sandia Shuttle bus to SAR
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |5:30 - 7:00
 +
  |SAR Reception
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|-
 +
  |7:00
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  |Sandia Shuttle bus to Hotel Santa Fe
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 +
 
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  |<br>
 +
  | <b>Session 3 - Wednesday morning, April 16th</b>
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|-
 +
  |8:15
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  |Hotel Santa Fe shuttle bus to SFI
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |8:15
 +
  |Sandia Shuttle bus from SAR to SFI
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |9:00 - 9:20
 +
  |Paul Ehrlich: “Some thoughts on cultural evolution”
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |9:20 - 9:50
 +
  |Discussion
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |9:50 - 10:20
 +
  |Morning break
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |10:20 - 10:40
 +
  |Laurent Lehmann: “Altruism and the cultural structure of populations”
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |10:40 - 11:10
 +
  |Discussion
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |11:10 - 12:15
 +
  |Open Break
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|-
 +
  |12:15 - 1:50
 +
  |Buffet Luncheon
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 +
 
 +
 
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|- bgcolor="#aaaaaa" align="center"
 +
  |<br>
 +
  | <b>Session 4 - Wednesday afternoon, April 16th</b>
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |1:50 - 2:10
 +
  |George Gumerman: “Demography, social complexity and cultural evolution”
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |2:10 - 2:40
 +
  |Discussion
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |2:40 - 2:50
 +
  |Break
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|-
 +
  |2:50 - 3:10
 +
  |Walter Scheidel: “Cultural evolution and the historian”
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 +
|-
 +
  |3:10 - 3:40
 +
  |Discussion
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |3:40 - 4:10
 +
  |Afternoon Break
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|-
 +
  |4:10 - 4:30
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  |Henry Wright:  Abstract Pending
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|-
 +
  |4:30 - 5:00
 +
  |Discussion
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |5:00
 +
  |Break for the evening
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|-
 +
  |5:15
 +
  |Sandia Shuttle bus to SAR
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |6:45
 +
  |Sandia Shuttle bus from SAR to Ristra Restaurant
 +
(Hotel Santa Fe guests to walk to Ristra Restaurant)
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |7:00
 +
  |RISTRA Dinner
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 +
|-
 +
  |9:15
 +
  |Sandia Shuttle bus to SAR
 +
(Hotel Santa Fe guests walk back to hotel)
 +
 
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|- bgcolor="#aaaaaa" align="center"
 +
  |<br>
 +
  | <b>Session 5 - Thursday morning, April 17th</b>
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 +
|-
 +
  |8:15
 +
  |Hotel Santa Fe shuttle bus to SFI
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |8:15
 +
  |Sandia Shuttle bus from SAR to SFI
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |9:00 - 9:20
 +
  |Daniel Hruschka: “Modeling cultural change: What can we learn from language?”
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |9:20 - 9:50
 +
  |Discussion
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |9:50 - 10:00
 +
  |Break
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |10:00 - 10:20
 +
  |Deborah Rogers: “Feedback and linkages in the cultural system”
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 +
|-
 +
  |10:20 - 10:50
 +
  |Discussion
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |10:50 - 11:20
 +
  |Morning Break
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |11:20 - 11:40
 +
  |Stephen Lansing: “The domain of the replicators: cultural evolution and the neutral theory”
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |11:40 - 12:10
 +
  |Discussion
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |12:10 - 12:15
 +
  |Break
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |12:15 - 1:45
 +
  |Buffet Luncheon
 +
 
 +
 
 +
 
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|- bgcolor="#aaaaaa" align="center"
 +
  |<br>
 +
  | <b>Session 6 - Thursday afternoon, April 17th</b>
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 +
|-
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  |
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  |Individuals in this session will identify key issues raised in the workshop for future directions in research on cultural change, followed by a discussion open to all participants. These syntheses and discussions are aimed at guiding publication of the workshop.
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |1:45 - 2:05
 +
  |James Truncer
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |2:05 - 2:25
 +
  |Discussion
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |2:25 - 2:30
 +
  |Break
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|-
 +
  |2:30 - 2:50
 +
  |Daniel Hruschka
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 +
|-
 +
  |2:50 - 3:10
 +
  |Discussion
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |3:10 - 3:35
 +
  |Afternoon Break
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|-
 +
  |3:35 - 3:55
 +
  |Jessica Flack
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |3:55 - 4:15
 +
  |Discussion
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |4:15 - 4:20
 +
  |Break
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|-
 +
  |4:20 - 4:40
 +
  |Melissa Brown
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|-
 +
  |4:40 - 5:00
 +
  |Discussion
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |5:00
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  |End of Workshop, break for evening
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |5:15
 +
  |Hotel Santa Fe Shuttle bus to hotel
 +
 
 +
|-
 +
  |5:15
 +
  |Sandia Shuttle bus to SAR

Latest revision as of 15:55, 11 April 2008

Workshop Navigation


TIME ACTIVITY

Session 1 - Tuesday morning, April 15th
8:15 Hotel Santa Fe shuttle bus to SFI
8:15 Sandia Shuttle bus from SAR to SFI
9:00 - 9:20 Marcus Feldman: “Cultural variation and evolution: where the theory and date might go”
9:20 - 9:50 Discussion
9:50 - 10:00 Break
10:00 - 10:20 James Truncer: “Why cultural elaboration? An evolutionary perspective”
10:20 - 10:50 Discussion
10:50 - 11:20 Morning Break
11:20 - 11:40 Melissa Brown: “Structural dynamics of cultural variation”
11:40 - 12:10 Discussion
12:15 - 1:50 Buffet Luncheon

Session 2 - Tuesday afternoon, April 15th
1:50 - 2:10 John Odling-Smee: “Where does human cultural niche construction fit in?”
2:10 - 2:40 Discussion
2:40 - 2:50 Break
2:50 - 3:10 Jessica Flack: “Evolutionary construction”
3:10 - 3:40 Discussion
3:40 - 4:10 Afternoon Break
4:10 - 4:30 David Krakauer: “Adaptive construction dynamics”
4:30 - 5:00 Discussion
5:00 Break for the evening
5:15 Sandia Shuttle bus to SAR
5:30 - 7:00 SAR Reception
7:00 Sandia Shuttle bus to Hotel Santa Fe



Session 3 - Wednesday morning, April 16th
8:15 Hotel Santa Fe shuttle bus to SFI
8:15 Sandia Shuttle bus from SAR to SFI
9:00 - 9:20 Paul Ehrlich: “Some thoughts on cultural evolution”
9:20 - 9:50 Discussion
9:50 - 10:20 Morning break
10:20 - 10:40 Laurent Lehmann: “Altruism and the cultural structure of populations”
10:40 - 11:10 Discussion
11:10 - 12:15 Open Break
12:15 - 1:50 Buffet Luncheon



Session 4 - Wednesday afternoon, April 16th
1:50 - 2:10 George Gumerman: “Demography, social complexity and cultural evolution”
2:10 - 2:40 Discussion
2:40 - 2:50 Break
2:50 - 3:10 Walter Scheidel: “Cultural evolution and the historian”
3:10 - 3:40 Discussion
3:40 - 4:10 Afternoon Break
4:10 - 4:30 Henry Wright: Abstract Pending
4:30 - 5:00 Discussion
5:00 Break for the evening
5:15 Sandia Shuttle bus to SAR
6:45 Sandia Shuttle bus from SAR to Ristra Restaurant

(Hotel Santa Fe guests to walk to Ristra Restaurant)

7:00 RISTRA Dinner
9:15 Sandia Shuttle bus to SAR

(Hotel Santa Fe guests walk back to hotel)


Session 5 - Thursday morning, April 17th
8:15 Hotel Santa Fe shuttle bus to SFI
8:15 Sandia Shuttle bus from SAR to SFI
9:00 - 9:20 Daniel Hruschka: “Modeling cultural change: What can we learn from language?”
9:20 - 9:50 Discussion
9:50 - 10:00 Break
10:00 - 10:20 Deborah Rogers: “Feedback and linkages in the cultural system”
10:20 - 10:50 Discussion
10:50 - 11:20 Morning Break
11:20 - 11:40 Stephen Lansing: “The domain of the replicators: cultural evolution and the neutral theory”
11:40 - 12:10 Discussion
12:10 - 12:15 Break
12:15 - 1:45 Buffet Luncheon



Session 6 - Thursday afternoon, April 17th
Individuals in this session will identify key issues raised in the workshop for future directions in research on cultural change, followed by a discussion open to all participants. These syntheses and discussions are aimed at guiding publication of the workshop.
1:45 - 2:05 James Truncer
2:05 - 2:25 Discussion
2:25 - 2:30 Break
2:30 - 2:50 Daniel Hruschka
2:50 - 3:10 Discussion
3:10 - 3:35 Afternoon Break
3:35 - 3:55 Jessica Flack
3:55 - 4:15 Discussion
4:15 - 4:20 Break
4:20 - 4:40 Melissa Brown
4:40 - 5:00 Discussion
5:00 End of Workshop, break for evening
5:15 Hotel Santa Fe Shuttle bus to hotel
5:15 Sandia Shuttle bus to SAR