TENTATIVE 2022 CONFERENCE SCHEDULE            

NOTE: Program topics and time slots listed are subject to change until we receive final commitments from presenters.

 

Saturday July 23rd    
8:00am - 5:00pm Executive Board Meeting  
8:00am - 4:30pm Pre-Conference Workshop: How to Be a More Effective CHO (HBMECHO)
Jim Kaufman, Laboratory Safety Institute
 
Sunday July 24th    
8:00am - 12:00pm Executive Board and Chairs Meeting  
8:00am - 4:30pm

Pre-Conference Workshop: Developing a More Effective Lab Safety Program
Jim Kaufman, Laboratory Safety Institute

 
12:45pm - 4:00pm Tour/Group Outing - Greenville Historical Tour  
4:30pm - 6:45pm Member Registration  
5:00pm - 6:30pm First Time Attendee Welcome Session with Mentors  
7:30pm - 9:30pm Welcome Reception [Sponsored by Thermo Fisher Scientific]  
Monday July 25th    
7:00am - 8:00am Continental Breakfast Buffet  
7:30am - 8:00am Member Registration  
8:00am - 8:30am Conference Opening Address & Announcements:
President Amanda Luna
 
8:45am - 9:45am Opening Welcome Speaker: [Sponsored by Miles Scientific]
 
 
10:00am - 11:30am Keynote Speaker: [Sponsored by Millipore Sigma]Building an Effective Multi-Generational Workplace
Jeff Butler - Speaker, author, and workplace strategist
 
11:30am - 1:00pm Lunch On Your Own  
1:00pm - 2:00pm Fire Extinguisher and CPR Training
Jeff Watson, Greenville Fire Dept
TBA
Russ Phifer
2:00pm - 2:20pm

Network Break

 
2:20pm - 3:20pm

Labs 101: Science Building Architect
Ardis Clinton, Scientia Architects

Glassware Safety
Michael Vageel, DWK Life Sciences

3:30pm - 4:30pm

General Session - Supply Chain Disruptions, Marty Brodsky, Daigger Scientific

 
6:30pm - 9:00pm NAOSMM Reception Dinner  
     
Tuesday July 26th    
6:30am - 7:00am NAOSMM Annual Morning Run/Walk  
6:30am - 8:00am Breakfast—on your own  
8:00am - 9:00am General Session - Chemical Security
Anthony Bliss & Cameryn McKenny, FBI
 
9:10am - 10:10am Making Science Come Alive: Predator Prey Relationships
Julie Stubbs, Carolina Biological
"Meet the Board"
Executive Board
10:10am - 10:30am Network Break  
10:30am - 11:30am Making Online Teaching More Engaging
Andrea Davaro, ADInstruments
  Choosing Eye Protection and Safety Showers
Samie Gossfeld, Verona Safety
11:30am - 1:00pm Lunch with the Vendors with Grants and Awards Presentation  
1:00pm - 5:00pm Annual Trade Show  
6:00pm - 9:00pm Evening Out: Sponsored by ILDA Vendors - Upcountry History Museum  
     
Wednesday July 27th    
7:30am - 9:00am Breakfast with the Vendors  
8:30am - 12:00pm Annual Trade Show  
12:15pm - 2:00pm

Annual Business Meeting
Lunch Provided for All NAOSMM Members

 
2:15pm - 3:15pm All things Spectroscopy
Melissa Hill, Vernier
Purchasing and Procurement
Mike Costigan, E&I
3:15pm - 3:45pm Network Break [Sponsored by Huber USA Inc]  
3:45pm - 4:45pm Pipette Calibration
Erin Denger, QA Lab Balance
CSMM Q & A
Certification Committee Members
TBA Evening  Out TBA and Evening Viewing of Picture a Scientist  
     
Thursday July 28th    
7:30am - 8:30am Bagel Bar Breakfast  
9:00am - 11:00am Professional Development [Sponsored by ] Setting Goals
Jeff Tippett
 
11:00am - 12:45pm Lunch on Your Own (or Board and Chair Luncheon)  
1:00pm - 2:00pm 3D Printing
Wade Shulz, St. Olaf College
Roundtable:
Picture a Scientist Discussion
2:15pm - 3:15pm
  Roundtable: Wellness and Mental Health
Mary Collis and MIchelle DeWitt
TBA
TBA
3:15pm - 3:35pm Network Break  
3:35pm - 4:35pm

OSHA Lab Standard
Jonid Castillo, South Carolina OSHA

 
6:00pm - 7:00pm Pre Banquet Social Hour  
7:00pm - 9:00pm NAOSMM Banquet and Awards Program  
     
Friday July 29th    
8:15am - 5:00pm Educational Tour: Biltmore Estate