General Schedule

The preliminary general schedule for the 2023 UAA Conference is provided below. Times will be adjusted as the conference planning is finalized.

Tuesday, April 25, 2023

UAA Journals Strategic Development Committee Meeting 1 (invitation only)2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
UAA Journals Strategic Development Committee Meeting 2 (invitation only)3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Wednesday, April 26, 2023

Conference Registration7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Workshop: Economic Inclusion (Sponsored by The Kauffman Foundation)TBD
Graduate Student Workshop: The Dissertation (selected applicants only)8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Teaching Academy Workshop: Understanding by Design (selected applicants only)9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Teaching Academy Workshop: Teaching 1st Generation College Students (selected applicants only)9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Governing Board Meeting I (board members only)10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Graduate Student Workshop: Getting a Job (selected applicants only)11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Publishing for Early Career Professionals: Basics (all attendees welcome)1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Journal of Race, Ethnicity & the City Editorial Board Meeting2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Journal of Urban Affairs Editorial Board Meeting3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Opening Plenary (open to all registrants)4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Opening Networking Reception (EVENT TICKET REQUIRED)5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Thursday, April 27, 2023

Conference Registration7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Exhibits: Journals & Books8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Breakfast Meal (BREAKFAST TICKET REQUIRED)8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Breakfast Roundtable Sessions (BREAKFAST TICKET REQUIRED TO ENTER)8:15 AM - 9:00 AM
Concurrent Sessions9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Morning Coffee Break (open to all registrants)10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Concurrent Sessions10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Lunch Break (free time on your own)
---Special professional development sessions for graduate students and early career registrants
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Concurrent Sessions1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Afternoon Coffee Break (open to all attendees)2:30 PM - 2:45 PM
Poster Session (open to all registrants)2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Concurrent Sessions3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Annual UAA Business Meeting (open to all current UAA members)4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Governing Board Meeting II (board members only)5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Annual Awards & Recognition Program (open to all registrants)5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Networking Reception (EVENT TICKET REQUIRED)6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Friday, April 28, 2023

Conference Registration8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Exhibits: Journals & Books8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Breakfast Meal (BREAKFAST TICKET REQUIRED)8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Breakfast Roundtable Sessions (BREAKFAST TICKET REQUIRED TO ENTER)8:15 AM - 9:00 AM
Concurrent Sessions9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Morning Coffee Break (open to all registrants)10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Concurrent Sessions10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Lunch Break (free time on your own)
---Special professional development sessions for graduate students & early career registrants
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Concurrent Sessions1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Afternoon Coffee Break (open to all registrants)2:30 PM - 2:45 PM
Concurrent Sessions2:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Concurrent Sessions4:20 PM - 5:50 PM
Networking Reception (EVENT TICKET REQUIRED)6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Saturday, April 29, 2023

Tour 1: Focus on downtown Nashville (TOUR TICKET REQUIRED) *10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tour 2: Focus on Nashville neighborhoods (TOUR TICKET REQUIRED)*10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tour 3: Special topic (TOUR TICKET REQUIRED)*10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Conference Ends1:00 PM

* Tour details will be available December 1, 2022.