2019 CONFERENCE SCHEDULE-AT-A-GLANCE

Roots of Revolution: Reaching Back | Pushing Forward

8.07.2019 – 8.10.2019  | Jackson, Mississippi

WEDNESDAY, AUG 7 

PRE-CONFERENCE

 

 

 

  • 9:00 – 4:00 PM  Digital Humanities Afro-Futurism Workshop
  • 9:00 – 4:00 PM  Museum Educators Workshop
  • 1:00 – 4:00 PM  Pre-Conference Local Heritage Tour
  • 5:00 – 6:30 PM  Opening Plenary (Kindred Fishbowl)
  • 6:30 – 9:00 PM  Welcome Reception
  • 9:30 PM – Until  AAAM’s EPG Presents: The Wine-Down

 

 

THURSDAY, AUG 8

DAY 1

 

 

 

  • 6:00 – 6:45 AM   AAAM’s EPG Presents: Self-Care Sunrise Stretch
  • 7:00 – 8:15 AM   Morning Networking Lounge
  • 8:15 –11:30 AM   Concurrent Sessions
  • 11:45 – 1:45 PM   Luncheon Keynote Conversation
  • 1:45 – 2:00 PM   AAAM’s EPG Presents: Mid-Day Meditation
  • 2:00 – 3:15 PM   Concurrent Sessions
  • 3:15 – 3:45 PM    Afternoon Networking Lounge
  • 3:45 – 5:00 PM   Concurrent Sessions
  • 3:45 – 5:00 PM   Speed Networking Mentorship Session
  • 6:30 – 9:00 PM   Evening Reception
  • 9:30 PM – Until  AAAM’s EPG Presents: The After Party

 

 

FRIDAY, AUG 9   

DAY 2

 

 

  • 6:00–6:45 AM    AAAM’s EPG Presents: Woke+Wellness Workout
  • 7:00 – 8:15 AM    Morning Networking Lounge
  • 8:15 –11:30 AM    Concurrent Sessions
  • 11:45 – 1:45 PM   Luncheon Keynote Conversation
  • 1:45 – 2:00 PM    AAAM’s EPG Presents: Mid-Day Meditation
  • 2:00 – 3:15 PM    Concurrent Sessions
  • 2:00 – 3:15 PM    Speed Networking Mentorship Session
  • 3:15 – 3:45 PM    Afternoon Networking Lounge
  • 3:45 – 6:00 PM   Closing Plenary: Authors Panel & Book Signing
  • 7:00 –10:00PM   Closing Reception
  • 10:00PM–Until   AAAM’s EPG Presents: The After Party

SATURDAY, AUG 10 

DAY 3

  • 9:00 – 2:00 PM  Mississippi Civil Rights Heritage Tour
  • 9:00 – 5:00 PM  Mississippi Delta Blues Trail Tour

 

All conference sessions will be held at the WESTIN HOTEL (407 S. Congress Street | Jackson, MS 39201), unless otherwise noted. The conference schedule is current as of December 10, 2018 and subject to change. Full program schedule of sessions will be available by Spring 2019.