Schedule At-A-Glance

Thursday, June 15
9:00 am - 5:00 pm Preconferences (Day 1)
Friday, June 16
8:00 am - 11:00 am Preconferences (Day 2)
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm The Arts, Justice, and Equality
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Networking Break
2:30 pm - 3:10 pm Arts & Community: Arts and Health
2:30 pm - 3:10 pm Federal Policy, Local Impact: The CREATE Act
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Arts and Politics in the Trump Era
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm How Public Art is Tackling the Today's Top Issues
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Lightning Round: Research Round-Up
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Universal Design and Embracing Disability Within Equity
3:20 pm - 4:00 pm Arts & Community: Arts and Live/Work Space
3:20 pm - 4:00 pm Meet and Ask the NEA
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Networking Break
4:30 pm - 5:10 pm Arts & Community: Arts & Justice
4:30 pm - 5:10 pm Arts & Community: Creative Peaceful Resistance
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Creative Messaging to Pursue Pro-Arts Ballot Initiatives
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Getting Hands-On to Connect People through Art
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Lightning Round: The Evolution of Evaluation
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm The State of Cultural Equity in the Arts
5:20 pm - 6:00 pm Arts & Community: Arts and the Military
5:20 pm - 6:00 pm Supporting Artivists
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Opening Reception
Saturday, June 17
8:00 am - 9:00 am Interest Groups Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:15 am Morning Plenary Session
10:15 am - 11:00 am Networking Break
11:00 am - 1:30 pm Lunch Plenary Session/Leadership Awards Presentation
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm How Tech Companies Think about the Arts
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm Supporting the Creative Life Across the Political Spectrum
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm The Future of Community Investment and the LAA
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm The History of Arts-Based Community Development
1:15 pm - 4:15 pm Learning to Tell a Story Better
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Networking Break
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm Building Next Generation Leadership in Arts Education
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm Empowering the Arts in Transforming Places
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm Evolving Your Professional Development Services to Meet a Changing Landscape
3:00 pm - 4:15 pm What the Arts Can Learn from Corporate Diversity Practices
4:45 pm - 6:00 pm Investing in the Arts for Both Financial and Social ROI
4:45 pm - 6:00 pm Reinventing Your Organization to Respond to Today
4:45 pm - 6:00 pm Shifting to Sector-Wide Metrics
4:45 pm - 6:00 pm Supporting Art's Role in Moments of Civil Unrest
4:45 pm - 6:00 pm What ESSA Will Mean to Your Community's Arts Education
Sunday, June 18
9:00 am - 9:40 am Arts Education Leaders Threads Reflection Session
9:00 am - 10:30 am Reflecting Equity in your Vendors, Contracts, and Grants
9:00 am - 10:30 am Reviving Traditional Arts as Community Activism
9:00 am - 10:30 am Talking about Social Value and Practical Impact Together
9:50 am - 10:30 am Emerging and Mid-Career Leaders Threads Reflection Session
10:30 am - 11:00 am Networking Break
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Closing Plenary Session