IACR 18th Annual Conference Daily Schedule

Unless otherwise noted, all events take place in the conference center, McKenna Hall. A list of regular sessions and rooms will be provided in the regular session supplement. For those new to campus, please click here to view the map of McKenna Hall.

Day 1: July 27th, 2015

3-6 PM: Arrival and Registration (McKenna Hall Lobby)

6-7 PM: Dinner (Dining Halls)

7-9 PM: Opening reception at Rohr’s (Morris Inn)

Day 2: July 28th, 2015

8:00AM-9:00AM: Breakfast (McKenna Hall Lobby)

9:00AM-9:30AM: Opening Welcome by Christian Smith, CSRS Director

9:30AM-10:45AM: Plenary Session I, Alan Norrie, President of IACR

10:45AM-11:00AM: Refreshment Break

11:00AM-12:15PM: Regular Session I

12:15PM-1:30PM: Lunch (Dining Halls)

1:30PM-2:45PM: Regular Session II

2:45PM-3:00PM: Refreshment Break

3:00PM-4:15PM: Regular Session III

4:30PM-6:00PM: Plenary Session II, Memorial for Roy Bhaskar

6:00PM-7:00PM: Dinner (Dining Halls) 

Day 3: July 29th, 2015

8:00AM-9:00AM: Breakfast (McKenna Hall Lobby)

9:00-10:45: Plenary Session III, Panel Discussion on Critical Realism and Research Methodologies 

10:45AM-11:00AM: Refreshment Break 

11:00AM-12:15PM: Regular Session IV

12:15PM-1:30PM: Lunch (Dining Halls)

1:30PM-2:30PM: Plenary Session IV, Doug Porpora

2:30PM-2:45PM: Refreshment Break

2:45PM-4:00PM: Regular Session V

4:15PM-6:15PM: Plenary Session V, Margaret Archer and Pierpaolo Donati

6:30PM-7:30PM: Dinner (Dining Halls)

Day 4: July 30th, 2015

8:00AM-9:00AM: Breakfast (McKenna Hall Lobby)

9:00AM-10:15AM: Plenary Session VI, Cheryl Frank Lecture, Ruth Groff

10:15AM-10:30AM: Refreshment Break

10:30AM-11:45AM: Regular Session VI

12:00PM-1:00PM: Lunch (Dining Halls)

1:00PM-2:00PM: IACR Business Meeting

2:00PM-6:00PM: Break; Registration for “New Conversations in Science and Religion” Follow-Up Conference

6:00PM-8:00PM: Follow-Up Conference Dinner, with Special Presentation by Alister McGrath (The Morris Inn)

In Memorium: Roy Bhaskar, 1944-2014

In Memorium: Roy Bhaskar, 1944-2014

Sponsored by: The Center for the Study of Religion and Society
University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN
Christian Smith, Director