Agenda

Tentative Agenda

April 3, 2014

6:00-8:00 PM

Opening Reception

Johnny’s at Hilton Coliseum

April 4, 2014

7:00-8:30 AM Breakfast Reiman Gardens – Garden Room
8:30-8:45 AM Co-Chairs Welcome and Key Note Speaker Reiman Gardens – Garden Room
8:45-9:35 AM State of Logistics Field Reiman Gardens – Garden Room
9:45-10:35 AM Creating and Articulating a Research Question Reiman Gardens – Garden Room
10:45-11:35 AM What Theory Is and What Theory Is Not Reiman Gardens – Garden Room
11:35-12:50 PM Lunch Reiman Gardens – Garden Room
1:00-1:50 PM Working with Practitioners for Research Relevance Reiman Gardens – Garden Room
2:00-2:50 PM
Concurrent Session
Interdisciplinary Research Opportunities and Challenges Reiman Gardens  – Room TBD
2:00-2:50 PM
Concurrent Session
Alternative Data Sources and Analysis Techniques Reiman Gardens  – Room TBD
3:30-4:20 PM
Concurrent Session
Tips for Searching for an Academic Job: Dos and Don’ts Reiman Gardens  – Room TBD
3:30-4:20 PM
Concurrent Session
The Art and Science of Conducting Journal Reviewing Reiman Gardens  – Room TBD
4:30-5:20 PM
Concurrent Session
Preparing to Teach Your First Academic Course Reiman Gardens  – Room TBD
4:30-5:20 PM
Concurrent Session
A Quick Primer on How to Conduct Laboratory Research Reiman Gardens  – Room TBD
6:30 PM Dinner Alumni Center
April 5, 2014
7:00-7:50 AM Breakfast Gerdin Business Building –
Bergstrom Commons
8:00-8:50 AM Finishing the Dissertation & Starting Off Strong Gerdin Business Building –
Room TBD
9:00-10:30 AM PhD Student and Faculty Roundtables Gerdin Business Building –
Rooms TBD
10:40-11:30 AM Managing the Tenure Process Gerdin Business Building –
Room TBD
11:30-12:15 PM Meet the Editors Session Gerdin Business Building –
Room TBD
12:15 PM Concluding Remarks & Boxed Lunch Gerdin Business Building –
Room TBD