Presenter Handout and Attendee Page

2016 Convention Program

 

Know Before You Go

 

Session Hashtags

2016 Annual Convention Session Hashtags

 

Participant Roster

 Main Convention Participant Roster

21st Century Community Visions Preconference

Public Art Preconference

Arts Leadership Preconference

 
 

Location & Hours

All main conference sessions will be held in the Annual Convention headquarters, the Sheraton Boston Hotel.

CenterStage, which houses registration, exhibitors, the bookstore, and networking breaks, will be located in the Grand Ballroom Foyer on the 2nd Floor, beginning Thursday, June 16 at 7:30 a.m.

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

 

Preconference Check-In:

Sheraton Boston Hotel - Grand Ballroom Foyer (Second Floor)

Wednesday, June 15, 2016, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

 

Main Convention Check-In:

Sheraton Boston Hotel - Grand Ballroom Foyer (Second Floor)

Thursday, June 16, 2016, 7:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Friday, June 17, 2016, 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Saturday, June 18, 2016, 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Sunday, June 19, 2016, 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
 

The preconferences will take place Thursday, June 16 - Friday, June 17, followed by the main conference sessions Friday, June 17 - Sunday, June 19. For more information, view the Schedule At-A-Glance.

The 21st Century Community Visions | Harnessing #ArtsAnd preconference begins at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 16 and goes through 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 17. This preconference will take place at the Sheraton Boston Hotel, the Convention headquarters.

The Arts Leadership | Impact Without Burnout preconference begins at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 16 and goes through 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 17. This preconference will take place at the Sheraton Boston Hotel, the Convention headquarters.

The Public Art | The Presence & Present of Public Art preconference begins at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 16 and goes through 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 17. This preconfrence will take place at the Sheraton Boston 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.    NEW THIS YEAR! To access the Annual Convention's digital, mobile friendly program, get the new 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!