SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
(Preliminary Schedule as of December 5, 2017)
 
Saturday June 23, 2018
     
  Optional Tours  
     
2:30 – 5:30 PM  WACE National Associations Committee (WNAC) Meeting  
  DHBW Headquarters - Friedrichstraße 14 Stuttgart  
     
7:00 – 9:00 PM WACE Board of Directors Reception & Dinner  
  (6:30 PM transport from Maritim Hotel)  
     
Sunday June 24, 2018
     
(All meetings and activities will be held in the DHBW Headquarters - Friedrichstraße 14 Stuttgart)
     
  Optional Tours  
     
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Board of Directors Meeting  
1:00 – 2:00 PM Board of Directors Luncheon  
2:15 – 5:00 PM Executive Committee Meeting  
2:15 – 5:00 PM Research Workshop with IRC (Part I)  
7:00 – 8:30 PM Welcome Reception for all IRS Delegates Venue TBD
     
  Dinner on Your Own for all IRS Delegates  
     
(All Symposium meetings and presentations will be held at BW-I Haus der Wirtschaft - Willi-Bleicher-Straße 19 Stuttgart)
     
Monday June 25, 2018
     
8:30 AM Registration, Networking, Coffee, Tea & Snacks  
9:00 AM Welcome Remarks  
9:30 – 10:30 AM Plenary I  
10:30 – 11:00 AM Networking, Coffee & Tea  
11:05 AM – 12:25 PM Concurrent Session I: Refereed Research Paper Presentations  
12:30 – 1:45 PM Delegate & Newcomers Luncheons  
1:50 – 3:10 PM Concurrent Session II: Refereed Research Paper Presentations  
3:15 – 3:45 PM Networking, Coffee & Tea  
3:50 – 5:10 PM Concurrent Session III: Refereed Research Paper Presentations  
     
  Dinner on Your Own for all IRS Delegates  
     
Tuesday June 26, 2018
     
8:30 AM Networking, Coffee, Tea & Snacks  
9:00 AM Welcome Remarks  
9:30 – 10:30 AM Plenary II  
10:30 – 11:00 AM Networking, Coffee & Tea  
11:05 AM – 12:25 PM Concurrent Session IV: Refereed Research Paper Presentations  
12:30 – 1:45 PM Delegate Luncheon  
1:50 – 3:10 PM Concurrent Session V: Refereed Research Paper Presentations  
3:15 – 3:45 PM Networking, Coffee & Tea  
3:45 – 5:00 PM Academic Poster Session  
TBA Cultural Presentation  
7:00 – 10:00 PM IRS Delegate Reception & Gala Dinner Venue TBA
     
Wednesday June 27, 2018
     
7:00 – 8:30 AM IRC Executive Committee Breakfast Meeting  
8:30 AM Networking, Coffee, Tea & Snacks  
9:00 AM Welcome Remarks  
9:30 – 10:30 AM Plenary III  
10:30 – 11:00 AM Networking, Coffee & Tea  
11:05 AM – 12:25 PM Concurrent Session VI: Refereed Research Paper Presentations  
12:30 – 1:30 PM IRS Delegate Luncheon & Award for Best Refereed Research Paper  
1:45 – 4: 45 PM Research Workshop with IRC (Part II)  
     
  Optional Tours  
     
Thursday June 28, 2018
     
  Optional Tours