Schedule at a Glance

Printable Program

Preview or print the 2018 Conference Preliminary Schedule.

Please note: There might be some changes and updates to the conference program. This schedule is subject to change. Be sure to view 2018 Conference Program Addendum when it is released.

Schedule at a Glance

Friday, November 9

Exhibit Hours: 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM

8:30 AM – 4:15 PM Preconference Workshops
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Opening Keynote - Jose Antonio Vargas
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM Grand Opening Reception Exhibit Hall
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CPLA Awards Dinner

Saturday, November 10

Exhibit Hours: 10:00 AM – 4:45 PM

8:00 AM – 8:45 AM Concurrent Sessions
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Keynote Speaker - Kamau Ware
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM No Conflict Time
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM Concurrent Sessions
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM Concurrent Sessions
1:00 PM – 1:45 PM Concurrent Sessions
2:00 PM – 2:45 PM Concurrent Sessions
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM No Conflict Time
4:00 PM – 4:45 PM Concurrent Sessions
4:30 PM – 6:00 PM Library School Receptions
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM Concurrent Sessions
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CLA Awards Dinner
8:00 PM – 10:30 PM Night Track

Sunday, November 11

Exhibit Hours: 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM

7:30 AM – 9:30 AM Beatty Children’s Literary Breakfast - Dashka Slater
8:00 AM – 8:45 AM Concurrent Sessions
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM No Conflict Time
10:00 AM – 10:45 AM Concurrent Sessions
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM Concurrent Sessions
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM Concurrent Sessions
1:00 PM – 1:45 PM Concurrent Sessions
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM Membership Meeting & Closing Session