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Schedule Overview

All events take place at Minneapolis Convention Center, unless otherwise noted.

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

8:00 a.m.–6:30 p.m. Registration
8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. In-depth seminars pre-registration required
1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Exhibitor load-in
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. Dance Forum open to public
3:15 p.m.–4:30 p.m. New Colleague Orientation
4:45 p.m.–5:45 p.m. Presenter network meetings
6:30 p.m.–8:15 p.m. Opening event Mill City Museum
8:30 p.m.–midnight Independent showcasing Hilton Minneapolis + around town

Thursday, September 5, 2019

7:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Registration
7:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m. Continental breakfast
8:00 a.m.–9:30 a.m. Exhibitor load-in
8:00 a.m.–9:30 a.m. Professional Development
9:30 a.m.–noon Marketplace
Pre-Show Warm-Up (9:45–10 a.m.)
One-on-ones (10:30 a.m.–noon)
12:15 p.m.–1:45 p.m. Lunch + Keynote
2:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m. Marketplace
Pitch Session (2–2:30 p.m.)
One-on-ones (3–4:30 p.m.)
4:30 p.m.–5:15 p.m. Affinity group meetings
6:30 p.m.–9:15 p.m. Spotlight Showcases Pantages Theatre
9:30 p.m.–midnight Independent showcasing Hilton Minneapolis + around town

Friday, September 6, 2019

8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Registration
8:00 a.m.–9:30 a.m. Continental breakfast
8:30 a.m.–9:50 a.m. Professional Development
10:00 a.m.–noon Marketplace
One-on-ones (10 a.m.–noon)
12:15 p.m.–1:45 p.m. Friday Lunch
2:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m. Marketplace
Pitch Session (2–2:30 p.m.)
One-on-ones (3–4:30 p.m.)
4:30 p.m.–5:15 p.m. Service organization info sessions
6:30 p.m.–9:15 p.m. Spotlight Showcases Pantages Theatre
9:30 p.m.–midnight Independent showcasing Hilton Minneapolis + around town

Saturday, September 7, 2019

8:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m. Registration
8:00 a.m.–8:50 a.m. Professional Development
9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. NAPAMA + Presenter Network Meetings
10:15 a.m.–11:30 a.m. Brunch + Keynote
11:45 a.m.–2:15 p.m. Marketplace
Pitch Session (11:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m.)
One-on-ones (12:45–2:15 p.m.)
2:15 p.m.–3:15 p.m. Exhibitor load-out
3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m. Closing Party Brit’s Pub