11:00 – 11:15am

Opening Remarks

Lisa Busch, SSSC Executive Director
Chuck Miller (Daanaxh.ils’eikh) – Tlingit Welcome
Michael Castellini, SWF Science Symposium Co-Director
Lauren Wild, SWF Science Symposium Committee Member

11:15 – 11:55am

Hal Whitehead

Title: Cultural Lives of Sperm Whales

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11:55 – 12:05am

Break

12:05 – 12:45am

Heidi Harley

Title: Dolphins Stay in Touch: Whistles, Clicks, and Blats

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Learn more about Dr. Heidi Harley

12:45 – 1:00pm

Closing Remarks

Friday, November 6th

11:00 – 11:15am

Opening Remarks

Alex Thorne, Sitka WhaleFest Director
Madison Kosma, SWF Science Symposium Committee Member

11:15 – 11:55am

Maija Katak Lukin

Title: Changing Weather, Changing Traditions 

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11:55 – 12:05am

Break

12:05 – 12:45am

Dan Olsen

Title: Mom Knows Best: Killer Whale Culture

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12:45 – 1:00pm

Closing Remarks

Saturday, November 7th

11:00 – 11:15am

Opening Remarks

Arleigh Reynolds, Center for One Health Research Director
Casey Clark, SWF Science Symposium Committee Member

11:15 – 11:55am

Deasy Lontoh

Title: Leatherback Turtles: Ancient Mariners of the Pacific

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11:55 – 12:05am

Break

12:05 – 12:45am

Michael Castellini

Title: The Living Ocean Through Our Mind’s Eye

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12:45 – 1:00pm

Closing Remarks

Lisa Busch, SSSC Executive Director
Closing Sea Shanty with Don Sineti

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