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Event Schedule

THE BIG FISH DEAL 7

EVENT SCHEDULE

5:00 PM – Aquarium Beautiful Tank Set-up

5:00 PM – Registration Open

7:30 PM – Welcome and Orientation

8:00 PM – GREG STEEVES – Disappearing Cichlids

After Talk – Hospitality

8:30 AM – Registration Open

9:00 AM – Aquarium Beautiful – People’s Choice Voting Open

9:00 AM – Pre-Order Lunch for Afternoon Aquascaping Demo

9:00 AM – ERIC HANNEMAN – Cichlids of the Maya:  The Search for Margaritifer

10:15 AM  – GREG STEEVES – Haplochromine Cichlids – A CARES Perspective

11:15 AM – Live Aquascaping Demo with Jen Williams and Rachel O’Leary

12:45 PM – WILLEM HEIJNS – Nicaragua, Cichlids from The Crater

2:00 PM – Moderated Panel of Industry Experts – Rachel O’Leary Moderator

2:00 PM – Kids Aquarium Decorating Seminar

3:00 PM – Aquarium Beautiful People’s Choice Voting Closed

3:30 PM – ERIC HANNEMAN – An Odd Adventure:  Notes from Lake Tanganyika

4:00 PM – Raffles Closed

4:30 PM – Awards Ceremony and Raffle Drawing

6:00 PM – Dinner on Your Own

7:00 PM – WILLEM HEIJNS – My Cichlidarium, a Personal History

8:00 PM – Rare Fish Auction Registration Open

8:30 PM – Rare Fish Auction

After the Auction – Hospitality

8:30 AM – Marketplace Vendor Set-up

10:00 AM – Marketplace Registration Open

10:30 AM – Marketplace Open

3:00 PM – Marketplace Closes, Vendor and Aquarium Beautiful Clean-Up.