Monday, February 18, 2019 Agenda

Monday, February 18, 2019 Agenda

7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Conference Registration

7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Breakfast

7:45 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.  Active Living Research 101
Active Living Research 101 is an optional session for those who are new to the field or are attending the conference for the first time. Speakers will provide an overview of active living, basics of physical activity and health, use of ecological models, importance of environments and policy, and principles of transdisciplinary research. Examples of studies related to the fields of planning, transportation, and parks and recreation will be highlighted.

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Conference Welcome and Opening Address
Andrew Kaczynski, University of South Carolina, USA
Renee Umstattd Meyer, Baylor University, USA

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Group Physical Activity Break

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Plenary Panel

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch and Roundtable Discussions

1:30 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. Concurrent Presentation Sessions


3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Poster Session 2

The poster session will give presenters and attendees the opportunity to network and discuss the most recent active living research and practice/policy work across a broad range of topics and settings.

5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.  Evening Activity

6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.  Meet the Expert Dinnert

Sign up for no-host dinner meetings with experts in various fields will be available at the registration desk.


For detailed information, visit the official ALR2019 conference website: