rump session

rump session

A smaller conference or meeting that occurs after a larger one. As usual, there will be a rump session in the evening following the cyber-security conference that addresses concerns specific to small-business owners. The top brass all got together for a rump session after the AGM to discuss how best to steer the company moving forward.
See also: rump, session

rump session

a meeting held after a larger meeting. A rump session continued after the meeting was adjourned. A lot of business was conducted in the rump session.
See also: rump, session
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Six lunchtime panel sessions and one evening rump session, at the Adam's Mark Hotel, feature lively interactive discussions on equally hot topics.
The rump session after their return in September will be brief.
Paul] Bergmoser, [Richard] Rovsek and [Armen] Avedisian held a rump session.
Eleven days after the so-called rump session, he wrote Iacocca that the architectural and engineering committee though the conference center proposal was "inappropriate" and suggested that the foundation hire an architect to draft a master plan.
The IMS program includes eight focused sessions, four lunchtime panel sessions and one evening rump session.
In rump sessions this early-career group expressed interest and enthusiasm for generating community projects to highlight NOAA's Weather Ready Nation initiative at local levels.