AlgalBBB 2020 Social Program

For the 10th anniversary of the Algal BBB conference, we are pleased to offer the following social events!

Walking Tour
11:00am on Sunday 6 December 2020

For delegates arriving the day before the start of the conference, a walking tour of Pittsburgh has been arranged. The 90 minute tour will start from the Westin Pittsburgh hotel, leaving at 11am on Sunday 14 June 2020.

Discover the city’s rich history and most interesting spots with an enthusiastic and knowledgeable local. See and learn about sites like Pittsburgh’s former Wall Street, the world’s first all aluminum building, and America’s first modern movie theater.

Tickets to attend the walking tour are $10 and can be booked via the registration page of the conference website.

Welcome Drinks Reception
17:17-18:20 on Monday 7 December 2020

Delegates are invited for drinks and networking with colleagues, speakers, and Elsevier editors at our opening reception.

Morning Run
6.30am on Tuesday 8 December 2020
No need to sign up/pay. Just meet in the lobby at 6.30am and run!

7:00am on Tuesday 8 December 2020

A morning yoga session has been arranged for delegates at the Westin Pittsburgh. The yoga session will take place at 7am on Tuesday 16 June 2020.

Tickets to participate in the yoga session are $10 and can be booked via the registration page of the conference website.

AlgalBBB Conference Dinner
18:30-21:30 on Tuesday 8 December 2020

The Algal BBB 2020 conference dinner will take place on Tuesday 16th June 2020, at the PPG Aquarium.

Tickets for the dinner are $80 per person and include:

  • Return transportation to dinner (from the conference hotel)
  • Access to the aquarium exhibits
  • Welcome drink
  • Buffet dinner

PLEASE NOTE: Availability at the above social events is limited, so please book early to secure your place.