General Schedule

General Schedule for 2015 Annual Meeting

Miami, Florida
April 8-11, 2015

Note: All activities take place within the InterContinental Hotel except where noted.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
7:00am – 7:00pm Express Conference Registration
Tours, Tickets and On-Site Registration
Chopin Ballroom (2nd Floor)
1:00pm – 5:00pm Optional Tours (separate fee) Meet in lobby of InterContinental at  12:45pm.
8:00am – 4:45pm Graduate Student Workshops
(Special badge required for entry)
Balmoral/Sandringham (2nd floor)
11:30am – 3:30pm Governing Board Meeting I Trade Room (lobby level)
1:00pm – 4:00pm Workshop on Urban Education Policy Advocacy Raphael/Michelangelo (2nd floor)
4:00pm – 5:30pm JUA Editorial Board Meeting Trade Room (lobby level)
4:30pm – 5:30pm Special Tracks Participants Meeting Bayfront Ballroom (lobby level)
6:30pm – 8:30pm Opening Reception (dinner)
BADGE OR TICKET REQUIRED
OFF SITE: Cruz Building (Coconut Grove) — meet in lobby of InterContinental Hotel at 5:45pm for bus transport.
Thursday, April 9, 2015
7:00m – 6:00pm Express Conference Registration
Tours, Tickets and On-Site Registration
Chopin Ballroom (2nd floor)
7:00am – 6:00pm Book Exhibit
(open to all participants)
Chopin Ballroom (2nd floor)
7:00am – 8:00am Continental Breakfast
BADGE OR TICKET REQUIRED
Grand Ballroom (2nd floor)
Breakfast Roundtable Discussions Grand Ballroom (2nd floor)
8:05am – 9:05am Plenary Session Grand Ballroom (2nd floor)
9:15am – 10:40am Concurrent Sessions Session Rooms
10:40am – 11:00am Coffee Break
(open to all participants)
Biscayne Ballroom (2nd floor)
11:00am – 12:25pm Concurrent Sessions Session Rooms
12:25pm – 1:25pm Luncheon Program
(plated lunch with short program)
BADGE OR TICKET REQUIRED
Grand Ballroom (2nd floor)
1:30pm – 2:55pm Concurrent Sessions Session Rooms
2:55pm – 3:15pm Coffee Break
(open to all participants)
Biscayne Ballroom (2nd floor)
3:15pm – 4:40pm Concurrent Sessions Session Rooms
4:45pm – 5:30pm Annual Business Meeting
(open to all UAA members)
Oxford (2nd floor)
5:30pm – 6:15pm Governing Board Meeting II Oxford (2nd floor)
6:00pm – 7:00pm UAA Happy Hour
(cash bar/light appetizers)
BADGE OR TICKET REQUIRED
Biscayne Ballroom (2nd floor)
7:00pm Dinner (on your own)
Friday, April 10, 2015
6:15am – 7:00am Fun Run / Fun Walk Meet in InterContinental Hotel lobby at 6:00am
7:00am – 6:00pm Express Conference Registration
Tours, Guest Meal Tickets and On-Site Registration
Chopin Ballroom (2nd floor)
7:00am – 6:00pm Book Exhibit
(open to all participants)
Chopin Ballroom (2nd floor)
7:00am – 8:00am Continental Breakfast
BADGE OR TICKET REQUIRED
Grand Ballroom (2nd floor)
7:15am-8:00am Breakfast Roundtable Discussions Grand Ballroom (2nd floor)
8:05am – 9:30am Concurrent Sessions Session Rooms
9:30am – 9:50am Coffee Break
(open to all participants)
Biscayne Ballroom (2nd floor)
9:50am – 10:30am Poster Sessions Biscayne Ballroom (2nd floor)
10:30am – 11:55am Concurrent Sessions Session Rooms
12:00pm – 1:40pm Annual Awards Luncheon
(plated lunch with award presentation)
BADGE OR TICKET REQUIRED
Grand Ballroom (2nd floor)
1:45pm – 3:10pm Concurrent Sessions Session Rooms
3:15pm – 3:35pm Coffee Break
(open to all participants)
Biscayne Ballroom (2nd floor)
3:40pm – 5:05pm Concurrent Sessions Session Rooms
5:30pm – 7:00pm UAA Networking Happy Hour
(cash bar/light appetizers)
BADGE OR TICKET REQUIRED
Biscayne Ballroom (2nd floor)
6:30pm – 7:30pm UAA Graduate Student Happy Hour
(BADGE OR TICKET REQUIRED – STUDENTS ONLY)
Bayfront Ballroom (lobby level)
7:00pm Dinner (on your own)
Saturday, April 11, 2015
8:00am – 10:30am Conference Registration and Tour Purchase Chopin Ballroom (2nd floor)
8:00am – 12:30pm Book Exhibit
(open to all participants)
Chopin Ballroom (2nd floor)
8:00am – 9:00am Continental Breakfast
BADGE OR TICKET REQUIRED
Grand Ballroom (2nd floor)
9:00am – 10:25am Concurrent Sessions Session Rooms
10:30am – 11:55am Concurrent Sessions Session Rooms
12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch (on your own)
1:00pm – 5:00pm Optional Tours (separate fee) Meet in InterContinental Hotel lobby at 12:45pm