Social Activities

Wednesday, May 31st – Welcome Reception

Please help us to open HBES 2017 starting at 6:30pm at the historic Boise Train Depot. Stunning city and foothill views will accompany appetizers, drinks, and lively conversation. If you need transportation to these events due to impaired mobility, please contact ericajaeger@u.boisestate.edu for accommodations

Thursday, June 1st – Poster Session

The ever-lively poster session will be hosted with an appetizer reception in the Student Union Jordan Ballroom from 6-8pm.

Friday, June 2nd – Barbecue at Payette Brewery

Please join us at this off-campus location for local microbrews, food trucks, and beer garden with lawn games from 7:30pm-12:00am. There will be no cover charge for entry, but food and drink will be self-purchase. This location also has indoor seating options. If you need transportation to these events due to impaired mobility, please contact ericajaeger@u.boisestate.edu for accommodations

Saturday, June 3rd – Banquet and Keynote Presentation

To wrap up our days of stimulating research presentations, please join us at the banquet in the Student Union Jordan Ballroom to hear the keynote presentation by Michael Tomasello. Awards will also be announced at this time. Dinner will be provided and is included in your conference registration. The dinner choices for the banquet include: New York Manhattan Cut Steak, Seared Chicken with Roasted Pineapple Salsa, and Chickpea & Roasted Vegetable Coconut Curry.  You will make your dinner selection at registration.

The banquet will begin at 6pm.