Updated: March 17, 2002
have a boat reserved for dinner on FRIDAY
The name of the company is StarShip Dining Yacht. Website is
www.starshipdining.com. Boarding time is 7:30pm, sail at 8pm return at
10:30pm. We leave from the Starship Dock which is 601 S. Harbour
Island Boulevard, about a 15 minute drive from the resort we are at.
They have a great looking sample menu - usually have a chicken, beef,
veggie choices. We have arranged transportation from the resort at
no extra cost for the IFAAB attendees.
will leave at 7 pm.
The dinner cruise is $60/person which
includes a $5 gratuity. IFAAB will pay at least $30 per person, and
possibly more depending on our total meeting expenses.
Spouses and significant others are welcome to attend ($60 for dinner and
$10 to use our shuttle service) but we have to know by Monday morning.
If you do not email Suzanne by Monday morning to cancel, we will sign you
up for the cruise. Please contact Suzanne Hetts [firstname.lastname@example.org]
ASAP only if you will NOT be going on the cruise, OR if you'll be bringing
an additional person.
2002 - Friday-Sunday
October 13, 2001
Please contact Dr. Hunthausen for late registration.
2506 Rocky Point Dr.
John Wright - Dr.
Tampa International Airport (TIA) is a 5 minute drive
from the resort.
Please plan to travel by taxi to get to the
resort. We're working on a shuttle.
Driving directions: When exiting TIA, take the 1st
exit right to Clearwater/Hwy 60W, merge to the far left
lane. After 3 traffic lights, turn left to Rocky Point
Go to http://www.citysearch.com/
and click on Tampa Bay
registration fee covers lunches and organizing expenses.
Mail your registration form and a check payable to IFAAB for
funds) to Wayne Hunthausen.
One to three abstracts must be submitted in the body of an email (see
below) to Wayne Hunthausen by October 13, 2001.
Registrations will not be accepted without an emailed abstract.
Registration confirmation will be emailed.
Dr. Wayne Hunthausen
4820 Rainbow Blvd
Westwood, KS 66205
||Full refund if
cancellation is received by January 28, 2002. None after this
should be 75-300 words, have a title, be concise and in a form ready to be
posted on the IFAAB website.
- They need not be
detailed, but should contain enough information so that other attendees
will have a general idea of the information that will be presented.
must be sent in the body of an email,
not as an attachment.
- Be sure to send a/v requirements and estimated
time of presentation with your abstract.
- The program committee will
evaluate all submissions and notify the participants by email once they
- Each attendee is expected to give a presentation on a topic,
lead a discussion, or participate on a panel.
topics must be related to the field of applied animal behavior, and
relevant to behavior consultants.
Length of presentation may be from 20 to 50 minutes
histories for discussion (videos encouraged)
leader (2 to 3 panel participants give a short introduction to topic
and then guide discussion by the group)
or ethological theory as they relate to the diagnosis or treatment of
sure to send a/v requirements and estimated time of presentation
with your registration.
Presentation Topics for Meeting:
topics have been suggested by the previous year's Forum attendees, you may submit
other topics you think would be of particular interest to the group:
Fearful behavior, phobias, fear
Comparative communication systems
Systematic approach to different
analysis of treatment techniques
Business ideas – marketing,
Videos of separation anxiety
What we do on first contact by
phone – what do you say, what do you make sure you say (A good topic
for a panel - Whoever presents on this topic might contact folks ahead
of time and gather data about commonalties that could be part of the
More on cats and horses
Summary Of The
Activities And Tentative Time-Frame For The 2002 MEETING
- June 1 -
- June15 -
Site info forwarded to John Wright for registration
- July 1 -
Brochures proofed and returned to John for printing
- August 1 -
Registration brochures mailed
- Oct 13 - Registration deadline
- Oct 14- 22 - A
bstracts sent by email to the program
- Dec -
Program committee begins to evaluate abstracts.
- Dec - A
pplicants notified by email that their
applications are complete.
- Dec -
Committee begins to design a tentative program.
The committee communicates with applicants for which there are
questions to work out acceptable abstracts.
- Jan -
Program committee finalizes program Final approval of program.
Jan - Applicants notified that their abstracts (and
which ones) have been accepted.
Jan - P rogram committee sends proposed program to local
host with a list of equipment requirements (slide projectors, video,
Jan - P rogram schedule posted on website
Jan 28 - Deadline for cancellation and full registration refund
Jan 28 -
Deadline for hotel reservations