We’re already missing Chicago! The 2015 Americans for the Arts Annual Convention was an incredible experience. If you missed out this year or just want to keep reliving the Convention weekend, stay tuned for our event wrap-up!
  1. If you didn't get the chance to make it to Convention this year, you can still be part of the conversation! Follow @Americans4Arts on Twitter and Instagram, and use the hashtag #AFTACON to follow the discussion. All sessions had a unique hashtag for more targeted conversations - view the full list!
  2. Make sure to check out the nine sessions (including the three keynotes!) that were livestreamed throughout the weekend.
    Visit our YouTube page to learn more!
  3. Are you getting excited for Boston 2016? So are we! Save the Date: June 17-19, 2016
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Follow on Twitter #AFTACON

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Watch the Convention Livestream

2015 Flickr Feed

2015 Onsite Program

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2015 ARTSblog Posts

Read in-depth accounts of what Annual Convention 2015 was like this year from the people who experienced it on ARTSBlog, including this year’s Annual Awardees! Our Annual Leadership Awardees are presented with their awards at Convention every year, and typically blog more than once about their work and experience being recognized among their peers.

Presentations from Convention 2015 on Slideshare

Bob Lynch State of the Arts Speech 2015



Did you miss some sessions, or want to reference the powerpoint slides from the ones you remember best and share them with your colleagues? Find and watch the ones we have on Slideshare!