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TAM 7 Speaker Schedule PDF Print E-mail
Written by Jeffrey Wagg   

 

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Thursday, July 9th, 2009
11:00AM - 6:00PM  - TAM Registration Open
12:00PM - 2:00PM  - Workshop A: Joe Nickell
12:00PM - 2:00PM  - Workshop B: DJ Grothe & Jamy Ian Swiss
2:30PM - 4:30PM  - Workshop C: Tim Farley: Intro to Skepticism/Skeptic Web
2:30PM - 4:30PM  - Workshop D: Chip Denman & Alison Smith: Million Dollar Challenge
5:00PM - 6:00PM  - Reception, Cash Bar
 8:00PM Show: Jamy Ian Swiss, Banachek, Mac King (Optional Paid Event)

Friday, July 10th, 2009
8:00AM -  5:00PM - TAM Registration Open
8:00AM -  9:00AM - Continental Breakfast
8:00AM -  9:00AM - Skeptics' Guide to the Universe LIVE
9:00AM -  9:15AM - Welcome by James Randi and Phil Plait
9:15AM -  9:30AM - Introduction by MC Hal Bidlack
9:30AM - 10:15AM - KEYNOTE: Bill Prady, Executive Producer, The Big Bang Theory
10:15AM - 10:30AM - Short Break
10:45AM - 11:30AM - Fintan Steele
11:30AM - 12:00PM - JREF/TAM updates and announcements - Phil Plait
12:00PM -  1:30PM - Lunch Break 
Fundraising Speaker Lunch (Optional paid event)
 1:30PM - 2:15PM  - James Randi and Jamy Ian Swiss Conversation
2:15PM - 3:00PM  - Jennifer Ouellete
 3:00PM - 3:15PM  - Short Break 
 3:15PM - 4:15PM  - Anti-Anti-Vax Panel: Steve Novella, Joe Albietz, Harriett Hall, Michael Goudeau
4:15PM - 4:45PM  - Live Auction

4:45PM - 5:30PM  - Joe Nickell
5:30PM - 5:45PM  - Notes/ Wrap-Up: Jeff Wagg
 9:00PM  Show: Nigerian Spam Scam Scam w/ Dean Cameron; followed by a Skeptical Selection of Music
by George Hrab(Optional Paid Event)

Saturday, July 11th, 2009
8:00AM - 11:00AM  - TAM Registration Open
8:00AM -  9:00AM  - Continental Breakfast
8:00AM -  9:00AM  - Skeptics' Guide to the Universe LIVE

9:00AM -  9:45AM  - Michael Shermer
9:45AM - 10:30AM  - Adam Savage
10:30AM - 10:45AM  - Short Break
10:45AM - 12:00PM  - Skepticism and Magic Panel, Moderated by DJ Grothe: Jamy Swiss, Johnny Thompson,
James Randi, Ray Hyman, Penn & Teller
12:00PM - 12:15PM  - First Annual Citizen Skeptic Award
12:15PM -  1:45PM  - Lunch Break 
 1:45PM -  2:15PM  - Steve Bauer discusses Jerry Andrus
2:15PM -  3:30PM  - Panel: Skepticism in Broadcasting:  Bill Prady, Penn & Teller, Adam Savage,
Jennifer Ouellette
 3:30PM -  3:45PM  - Short Break 
 3:45PM -  4:15PM  - Phil Plait, Bad Astronomy Talk
4:15PM -  4:45PM  - JREF update- Phil Plait & Jeff Wagg
4:45PM -  5:15PM  - Live Auction
5:15PM -  5:30PM  - Closing Remarks
5:30PM            - Close for the day

7:30PM  Show: Talent Show/Party Saturday Evening, MC'd by George Hrab(Optional Paid Event)

Sunday, July 12th, 2009
8:00AM -  9:00AM  - Continental Breakfast
8:30AM - 12:00PM  - Paper Presentations
1:00PM -  2:00PM  - Live Million Dollar Challenge Event