2014 AAEA Annual Meeting

2014 AAEA Annual Meeting

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Minneapolis on Demand Issue 3

Check Out Who Is Speaking in Minneapolis

AAEA is excited to announce a great lineup of speakers for the 2014 AAEA Annual Meeting. Sunday kicks off with Keynote speaker, Brian Wansink from Cornell University. On Monday Barry Goodwin from North Carolina State University will give his Presidential Address directly after the AAEA Business Meeting. Finally, Tuesday closes out with two inspirational speakers: Kathleen Segerson of University of Connecticut giving the Fellows Address and Jean Tirole from Toulouse School of Economics delivering the Galbraith Forum. You don’t want to miss hearing these speakers!

Visit our website for full biographies on each speaker.

The Mobile App Is Back

AAEA is excited to bring back the Mobile App for its second year. Some of the useful features include creating your own personalized schedule, browse attendee and speaker lists, connect via social media, and view exhibitor profiles.

Search for “AAEA2014” in your app store to download now. For additional instructions and useful tips on how to navigate some of the app’s features visit our website.

Tickets are Limited – Register Now!

Take a look at the wide variety of ticketed events taking place throughout the 2014 Annual Meeting.

Tickets are limited and cannot be guaranteed onsite, so make sure you register early!

Presenter Requirements Must be Completed by May 28th

Are you serving in a speaker role at the 2014 Annual Meeting? In order to present, all presenters, moderators, discussants, and panelists must fulfill the following requirements by May 28th:

  1. Become a 2014 AAEA Member
  2. Register to attend the 2014 Annual Meeting

Additionally, if you are presenting a Selected Paper or Selected Poster, you must submit a final pdf version of your paper/poster to AgEcon Search by May 28th. More information can be found on the Annual Meeting website.

Call for Session Moderators: 2014 Annual Meeting

AAEA is seeking volunteers to serve in the moderator role for Selected Paper Presentations at the 2014 Annual Meeting in Minneapolis. Building on the Culture of Engagement discussed in AAEA President, Julie Caswell’s January column in The Exchange, we are seeking moderators who will be actively engaged in fostering discussion during their session. In addition to keeping the session on schedule (15 minutes per presentation, followed by 5 minutes for discussion), moderators should come prepared with questions for each presenter.

If you are interested in serving as a moderator, please contact the AAEA Business Office at info@aaea.org or check the “I am willing to serve as a Moderator” box located on the Annual Meeting registration form.

Poster Reception and Presentations

Meet and speak with Poster presenters on Sunday, July 27 from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm at the 2014 AAEA Poster Reception in Nicollet Ballroom ABC at the Hyatt Minneapolis. The Poster Reception takes place between the Keynote Address and Welcome Reception and all meeting attendees are invited to attend.

Additionally, Poster authors are asked to be at their poster during an assigned Poster Presentation Lunch Session. Authors that have posters with odd numbers will present during Monday's lunch hour and authors with even numbered posters will present during Tuesday’s lunch hour.