2017 National Conference Agenda

Please Note: This agenda is not final, and some programming times are still subject to change. For a more detailed agenda,
check out Conference 2.0! For more information on conference sessions, check out the Guide to the Agenda for in-depth descriptions. All events will take place at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower unless otherwise noted.

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7th, 2017   

 9am-6pm  Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Institute Meetings

 Portland Center Stage at The Armory

 1-5pm  Global Pre-Conference Afternoon Meeting
 6-9pm  Welcome to Portland Party, Pre-Registration, & Maker Fair
 7-10pm
Global Pre-Conference Evening Performance
 7:30-10pm  Managing Directors Dinner

Barlow, 737 SW Salmon St, Portland

THURSDAY, JUNE 8th, 2017  

 9am-6pm  TCG Exhibit Hall, Bookstore & Lounge Open
 9am-12pm  Maker Day Field Trips
 12pm  Lunch on your own
 12-1:30pm  Board Chair Lunch
 12-1:30pm  Artistic Director Summit Lunch (Day 1)
 12:30-1:30pm  Why ED&I? A Primer on TCG's Commitment to Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion
1:45-3:15pm  Intergenerational Leaders of Color Meeting
1:45-3:15pm  Anti-Racist Resources for White People
 2:15-3:15pm  Trend Workshops Hosted by TCG Business Affiliates
 3:30-4:30pm  AT THE INTERSECTIONS: How We Show Up
 4:45-5:45pm  Trend Workshops Hosted by TCG Business Affiliates
 4:45-6:15pm  AT THE INTERSECTIONS Sessions
 6:30-7:45pm  OPENING PLENARY SESSION

 Speaker: Cheryl Strayed

 New York Times Best Selling Author

 7:45-8:15pm  Attendees Travel to Opening Night Party (Shuttles Provided)
 8-10pm  Opening Night Party

 Portland Center Stage at The Armory

FRIDAY, JUNE 9th, 2017  

 8-9am  Trustee Breakfast
 8-9am  Theatres of Color Breakfast
 8-9am  Light Conference Breakfast
 8am-6pm  TCG National Conference Registration
 8am-6pm  TCG Exhibit Hall, Bookstore & Lounge Open
 9-10am  MORNING PLENARY SESSION
 Speaker: Jeff Chang

 Author and Executive Director, Institute for Diversity in the Arts, Stanford University

 10-10:30am  Break
 10:30am-12pm  SKILLS-BUILDING WORKSHOPS: Part 1
 10:30am-12pm  BREAKOUT SESSIONS
 12-1:30pm  Lunch Sessions
 12:15-1:15pm  Lunch Salons
 12:15-1:15pm  AT THE INTERSECTIONS Sessions
 1:30-3pm  SKILLS-BUILDING WORKSHOPS: Part 2
 1:30-3pm  BREAKOUT SESSIONS
 3-3:30pm  Break
 3:30-4:30pm  AT THE INTERSECTIONS Sessions
 4:45-6:15pm  Professional Affinity Groups 
 4:45-6:15pm  Artistic Director Summit (Day Two)
 6:30pm  Dinearounds & Special Portland Programming
 9pm-12am  Late Night Party

 Artists Repertory Theatre

SATURDAY, JUNE 10th, 2017  

 8-9am  Board Chair Breakfast
 9am-1:30pm  TCG National Conference Registration
 9am-1:30pm  TCG Exhibit Hall, Bookstore & Lounge Open
 9-10:30am  BREAKOUT SESSIONS

 10:45am-12pm  MORNING PLENARY SESSION
 12:00-1:30pm  Lunch
 12:15-1:15pm  Lunch Sessions

 12:15-1:15pm  AT THE INTERSECTIONS Sessions
 12:15-1:15pm  Artistic Director Summit (Day Three)

 1:30-3pm  AT THE INTERSECTIONS: How We Move Forward

 3:15-4:30pm  CLOSING PLENARY SESSION:

 Speaker: Anand Giridharadas

 Author and New York Times columnist

 4:30-6:30pm  Conference Closing Happy Hour

 

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