General Schedule

The preliminary general schedule for the 2023 UAA Conference is provided below. Times will be adjusted as the conference planning is finalized. Last update: June 27, 2022.

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
Graduate Student Workshop: The Dissertation (selected applicants only)8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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
UAA Teaching Academy (selected applicants only)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.