Schedule at a Glance

Thursday, May 25, 2017

7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. ACLP Registration Desk Open (BADGE AND TOTE BAG PICK-UP)

8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Pre-Conference Full-Day Intensives (6 PDUs)

8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Pre-Conference Half-Day Intensives (3 PDUs)

8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Board of Directors Meeting (CLOSED MEETING)

11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Pre-Conference Half-Day Intensives (3 PDUs)

11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Committee Chairs Orientation & Leadership Development Session (INVITATION ONLY)

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Exhibitor Set-up

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. First Timer/New Member Orientation

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Student Event
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Academic Professionals Meeting

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Welcome to Las Vegas Reception in the Exhibit Hall

 

Saturday, May 27, 2017

7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. ACLP Registration Desk Open

7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Staffed Poster Presentations (1 PDU)

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Plenaries (1.5 PDUs)

10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. One-Hour Professional Development Workshops (1 PDU)

11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. Lunch in the Exhibit Hall

12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Committee Meetings – Track B

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Professional Development Workshops (1.5 PDUs)

3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. One-Hour Professional Development Workshops (1 PDU)

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Town Hall

6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. Leadership Awards Reception (INVITATION ONLY)



Friday, May 26, 2017

7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. ACLP Registration Desk Open

7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

9:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Opening General Session with Emma Plank Keynote Address and Mary Barkey Award Presentation (2 PDUs)

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. One-Hour Professional Development Workshops (1 PDU)

12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open with Lunch

12:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Committee Meetings – Track A

2:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Professional Development Workshops (1.5 PDUs)

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Professional Development Workshops (1.5 PDUs)

5:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Research Discussion and Awards Presentation


 Opening Keynote Speaker: Kevin Spencer, founder of the
 Healing of Magic and Hocus Pocus programs
   

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A world-renowned illusionist as well as a teaching artist, speaker and researcher, Kevin Spencer is widely considered the leading authority on the therapeutic use of magic tricks. Kevin believes the arts have the power to impact every sphere of our lives—whether it be where we work, learn, or heal. Kevin advocates for art across the lifespan because he believes it plays a vital role in both the development and quality of life.

                        For more information, please visit Kevin's website.



Sunday, May 28, 2017

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. One-Hour Professional Development Workshops (1 PDU)

9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. One-Hour Professional Development Workshops (I PDU)

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. One-Hour Professional Development Workshops (1 PDU)

11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. Closing General Session and Distinguished Service Award Presentation



Closing Keynote Speaker: Shola Richards, founder of The Positivity Solution


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Shola Richards’ life’s mission is an ambitious one: To end generations of professional suffering, simply by changing how we treat each other at work. Whether it is helping people deal with soul-destroying bully bosses, passive-aggressive coworkers, or toxic work cultures that value competition and profit more than they value teamwork and their people—Shola is committed to leading the worldwide movement that will change
all of it.

For more information about Shola, please visit his website.