ACPA 2014 Schedule at a Glance

*Meetings and ancillary space dates and times will be posted in online schedule in late January 2014*
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Friday, March 28, 2014

Time

Description

Location

4:00pm – 8:00pm Convention Registration open Indiana Convention Center – Hoosier Foyer
5:00pm – 8:00pm

Career Central at Convention open

-Employer orientations – Indianapolis Convention Center 135

-Candidate orientations – Indianapolis Convention Center 136
-Employer

set-up – Indianapolis Convention Center Exhibit Hall I

Indiana Convention Center

Saturday, March 29, 2014

7:30am – 6:00pm Convention Registration open Indiana Convention Center – Hoosier Foyer
7:30am – 6:30pm Career Central at Convention open-Employers may enter at 7:00am-Last interview begins at 6:00pm Indiana Convention Center – Exhibit Hall I
8:00am – 3:30pm Pre-Convention Colloquia Indiana Convention Center – Various locations
8:00am – 3:30pm Commission Chairs Meeting Westin Indianapolis – Capitol II
9:00am – 12:00pm Standing Committee Chairs Meeting Westin Indianapolis – Chamber
10:00am – 4:00pm Institute for State Leaders & Elects #1 Westin Indianapolis – Capitol I
12:00pm – 5:00pm Exhibitor Move-In Indiana Convention Center – Exhibit Hall J
12:30pm – 9:00pm Next Gen Conference Westin Indianapolis – Grand Ballroom 5

Sunday, March 30, 2014

7:30am – 4:00pm Convention Registration open Indiana Convention Center – Hoosier Foyer
7:30am – 3:00pm Career Central at Convention open-Employers may enter at 7:00am-Last interview begins at 2:30pm Indiana Convention Center – Exhibit Hall I
8:00am – 3:30pm Commission Directorate Meetings Various Locations
8:30am – 3:45pm Next Gen Conference Westin Indianapolis – Grand Ballroom 5
9:00am – 10:00am Graduate Preparation Program Fair Westin Indianapolis – Grand Ballroom 4
9:00am – 10:00am Standing Committee Chairs Meeting Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Columbus
9:00am – 1:00pm Institute for State Leaders & Elects #2 Westin Indianapolis – Capitol I
9:00am – 11:30am Pre-Convention Colloquia Various Locations
9:00am – 2:00pm Exhibitor Move-In Indiana Convention Center – Exhibit Hall J
10:30am – 12:00pm Joint Standing Committee Directorate Meeting Indiana Convention Center – 133
1:00pm – 2:30pm Genius Labs Indiana Convention Center – 140, 141, 142, and
the Hoosier Foyer
2:00pm – 4:00pm Exhibit Area/Bookstore Indiana Convention Center – Exhibit Hall J
2:30pm – 3:45pm Convention Orientation / Convention Colleagues Westin Indianapolis – Capitol II
4:00pm – 6:00pm Opening Session – Cathy Bao Bean, Kohl Crecelius, and Erik Qualman Indiana Convention Center – Exhibit Hall H
6:00pm – 10:00pm CelebrACPA Opening Event, Featuring CultureFest Indiana Convention Center – Sagamore Ballroom
6:00pm – 7:00pm Convention Registration Open Indiana Convention Center – Hoosier Foyer
7:30pm – 10:00pm CultureFest Indiana Convention Center – Sagamore Ballroom
8:00pm – 10:00pm ACPA Awards Reception (invite only) Westin Indianapolis – Grand Ballroom 5
8:00pm Dinner on your own

Monday, March 31, 2014

7:30am – 6:00pm Convention Registration open Indiana Convention Center – Hoosier Foyer
7:30am – 1:00pm Career Central at Convention open-Employers may enter at 7:00am-Last interview begins at 12:30pm Indiana Convention Center – Exhibit Hall I
7:30am – 8:30am Educational Program Sessions #1 Various locations
9:00am – 10:00am Convention Orientation Indiana Convention Center – 237
9:00am – 10:00am Educational Program Sessions #2 Various locations
9:00am – 10:00am Research Paper Sessions #1 (until 10:15am) Various locations
9:00am – 10:00am Extended Program Sessions #1 (until 11:30am)
9:30am – 12:30pm Genius Labs Indiana Convention Center – Hoosier Foyer
9:30am – 3:00pm Exhibit Area/Bookstore open Indiana Convention Center
10:30am – 11:30am Educational Program Sessions #3

Featured Educational Session: Panel/Film (until 12:30pm)

Various Locations

Indiana Downtown Marriott – Marriott
Ballrooms 5-6

11:45am – 12:45pm Educational Program Sessions #4 Various locations

12:00pm – 1:00pm #ACPATrendingNow Discussions #1 Convention Center – Exhibit Hall J
1:00pm – 2:00pm Monday HEd Higher Education Talk – Simone Bell, Jeffrey Cufaude, and Tricia Rose Indiana Convention Center – Exhibit Hall H
2:00pm – 3:00pm Coffee Break/Meet and Greet with new ACPA Executive Director, Dr. Cindi Love Area Indiana Convention Center – Exhibit Hall J
2:00pm – 6:00pm Career Central at Convention open-Last interview begins at 5:30pm Indiana Convention Center – Exhibit Hall I
2:15pm – 3:15pm Educational Program Sessions #5

Extended Program Sessions #2 (until 4:45pm)

Various locations
2:15pm – 3:15pm Commission and Standing Committee Open Meetings (time option #1) Various locations
2:30pm – 4:00pm Genius Labs Indiana Convention Center – Hoosier Foyer
3:30pm – 4:30pm Educational Program Sessions
#6

Research Paper Sessions #2 (until 4:45pm)

Various locations
3:30pm – 5:00pm ACPA Town Hall Assembly Westin Indianapolis – Grand Ballroom 5
5:00pm – 6:00pm Educational Program Sessions #7

Research Papers #3 (until 6:15pm)

Various locations
5:15pm – 6:15pm SSAO, Corporate Partner and Exhibitor Reception Indianapolis Marriott Downtown
6:30pm – 7:30pm Educational Program Sessions #8 Various locations
6:30pm – 7:30pm Get Involved in ACPA Session #1 Indiana Convention Center – 133
7:30pm – 11:00pm Receptions and General Meetings Various locations
8:00pm – 10:00pm Diamond Honoree Reception (invite only) Westin Indianapolis – Grand Ballroom 4

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

7:30am – 12:00pm Convention Registration open Indiana Convention Center – Hoosier Foyer
7:30am – 2:00pm Career Central at Convention open-Employers may enter at 7:00am-Last interview begins at 1:30pm Indiana Convention Center – Exhibit Hall I
7:30am – 5:00pm Research Posters viewing Indianapoliis Marriott Downtown – Marriott Ballroom
Foyer
7:30am – 8:30am Educational Program Sessions #9 Various locations
9:00am – 10:00am Educational Program Sessions #10

Research Paper Sessions #4(until 10:15am)

Extended Program Sessions #3 (until 11:30am)

Various locations

Various locations

Various locations

  Featured Session: Dr. Mike Coomes Interview with Dr. Greg Blimling Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Marriott
Ballrooms 5-6
9:00am – 4:00pm Genius Labs Indiana Convention Center – Hoosier Foyer
9:00am – 10:00am Get Involved in ACPA Session #2 Indiana Convention Center – 133
10:15am – 12:00pm Annual Business Meeting & Presidential Address Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Marriott
Ballrooms 5-6
10:30am – 11:30am Educational Program Sessions #11

Research Papers #5 (until 11:45am)

Featured Educational Session: Panel/Film (until 12:30pm)

Various locations

Various locations

Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Indiana E

11:00am – 2:00pm Exhibit Area/Bookstore open Indiana Convention Center – Exhibit Hall J
12:00pm – 1:00pm Educational Program Sessions #12

#ACPATrendingNow Discussions #2

Research Paper Sessions #6 (until 1:15pm)

Various locations

Indiana Convention Center – Exhibit Hall J

Various locations

1:00pm – 3:00pm Commission and Standing Committee Open Meetings (time option #2) Various locations
1:30pm – 2:30pm Educational Program Sessions #13

Research Paper Sessions #7 (until 2:45pm)

Extended Program Sessions #4 (until 4:00pm)

Various locations

Various locations

Various locations

2:00pm – 6:00pm Exhibit Area Move-Out Indiana Convention Center – Exhibit Hall J
2:00pm – 3:00pm Research Poster Sessions (authors available) Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Marriott Ballroom
Foyer
3:00pm – 4:00pm Educational Program Sessions #14

Featured Session: Theorists Higher Education Talks (until 4:15pm)

Research Paper Sessions #8 (until 4:15pm)

Various locations

Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Marriott Ballrooms 5-6

Various locations

4:00pm – 5:00pm Research Poster Sessions (authors available) Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Marriott Ballroom Foyer
4:30pm – 5:30pm Educational Program Sessions #15

Research Paper Sessions #9 (until 5:45 pm)

Various locations

Various locations

6:00pm – 10:00pm ACPA Pecha Kucha Event Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Marriott
Ballrooms 5-6
7:30pm – 10:30pm Receptions and General Meetings (if needed) Various locations

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

8:30am – 9:30am Educational Program Sessions #16

Research Paper Sessions #10 (until 9:45am)

Various locations

Various locations

9:45am – 10:45am Educational Program Sessions #17 Various locations
11:00am – 12:15pm Closing Speaker – Dr. Brené Brown Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Marriott
Ballrooms 5-6
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