Society and Committee Meetings

Committee meetings which take place at either the SciX Conference will be listed below as they are scheduled. Committee meetings generally held at SciX include the FACSS governance meetings, the Society for Applied Spectroscopy's annual meeting, ASTM subcommittees, and Coblentz Society board meeting. If you plan to hold a meeting during the SciX conference, and you wish to announce the date, place, time and information about your meeting, please contact the FACSS International Office and we will post it here for you.

FACSS/SciX Meetings at SciX2017 at the Grand Sierra Resort
Sunday, October 8 (Room: Nevada 11, Spa Level)
1:00 - 3:00 pm SciX Long Range Planning Meeting (Conference)
4:00 - 6:00 pm FACSS Long Range Planning Meeting (Federation)
7:15 - 7:45 pm Program Committee
Monday, October 9 (Room: Nevada 11, Spa Level)
12:15 - 1:15 pm SciX 2018 Atlanta Meetings: Budget and Planning
3:20 - 3:50 pm Budget and Finance Committee
Tuesday, October 10 (Room: Nevada 11, Spa Level)
1:45 PM SciX 2019 Palm Springs Meetings:  Budget, Program and Planning
Wednesday, October 11 (Room: Nevada 11, Spa Level)
12:15 - 1:15 pm SciX 2018 Atlanta Meeting:  Program
Thursday, October 12  
Noon Executive Committee Meeting (for the Executive Committee only) Room: Nevada 11
6:00 PM Governing Board Meeting (light dinner will be provided) Room: Nevada 11
9:00 pm (after Board Mtg) Governing Board Chair Reception (delegates and invitees) Room: TBA
Coblentz Society Meetings/Events
Monday, October 9    
11:45 am - 1:30 pm Coblentz Speed Mentoring Session (Room: Nevada 1) To register, go to
TBA Coblentz Board Meeting (Room: TBA)  
Tuesday, October 10  
11:45 am - 1:30 pm Coblentz Challenge (Room: TBA) To register, go to
SAS Meetings/Events  
Saturday, October 7    
3:00 - 9:00 pm SAS Executive Committee Meeting (Room: Nevada 10, Spa Level)
Sunday, October 8    
Noon - 4:00 pm SAS Members Only Event (Location TBA)
7:00 PM SAS Student Poster Session (Room: TBA)            
Monday, October 9    
Noon - 2:00 pm SAS Publications Committee (Room: Nevada 10, Spa Level)
8:00 - 11:00 pm SAS Student Event (Location TBA)
Tuesday, October 10   
Noon - 2:00 pm SAS Editorial Board Meeting (Room: Nevada 10, Spa Level)
4:00 - 7:30 pm SAS Governing Board Meeting (Room: Nevada 10, Spa Level)
7:30 PM SAS Wine and Cheese Awards Reception, (Room: TBA)        
Wednesday, October 11 
9:00 - 11:00 am  SAS Membership/Publicity Committee (Room: Nevada 10, Spa Level)
Monday, October 9   (Room: TBA)
Time TBA    NASLIBS Board Meeting