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2017 Convention Program


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Know Before You Go

Know Before You Go Document

Official Convention Hashtag

#AFTACON

Participants Rosters

(As of June 30, 2017)

Main Convention Roster

Arts & Economic Prosperity Preconference

Public Art Preconference

Racial Equity Preconference
 

Location & Hours

All main conference sessions will be held in the Annual Convention headquarters, the Hilton San Francisco Union Square Hotel.

CenterStage, which houses registration, exhibitors, the bookstore, and networking breaks, will be located on the Ballroom Level in the East Lounge in front of the Continental Ballroom beginning Thursday, June 15 at 8:00 a.m.

Pick up your badge and conference materials during the following check-in times:

 

Preconference Check-In:

Hilton San Francisco Union Square Hotel - East Lounge in front of the Continental Ballroom (Ballroom Level)

Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

 

Main Convention Check-In:

Hilton San Francisco Union Square Hotel - East Lounge in front of the Continental Ballroom (Ballroom Level)

Thursday, June 15, 2017, 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Friday, June 16, 2017, 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Saturday, June 17, 2017, 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Sunday, June 18, 2017, 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
 

The preconferences will take place Thursday, June 15 - Friday, June 16, followed by the main conference sessions Friday, June 16 - Sunday, June 18. For more information, view the Schedule At-A-Glance.

The Racial Equity | Pursuing Racial Equity Inside Your Organization Preconference begins at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 15 and goes through 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 16. This preconference will take place at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square Hotel, the Convention Headquarters.

The Public Art | Expanding the Ecosystem Preconference begins at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 15 and goes through 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 16. This preconference will take place at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square Hotel, the Convention Headquarters.

When You Get There

1.    ARTventure Tours: Tickets for ARTventure Tours are still available and for sale at the Registration kiosk in CenterStage. Tickets are sold on a first-come-first-served basis, so don't delay!
 

2.    Wi-Fi Accessibility: All Convention attendees will have access to wireless internet in CenterStage, session rooms, plenary rooms and guest rooms.
 

3.    AMERICANS FOR THE ARTS APP! To access the Annual Convention's digital, mobile friendly program, get the Americans for the Arts Event app. Search for Americans for the Arts in your device's app store and download the app on your smartphone or tablet!