Program

(Schedule Updated September 17, 2015 – Subject to Change)

Online Program With Details

PDF of Draft Panel Presentation Schedule

At A Glance Schedule

 

Friday – at Smith College
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Registration and Informal Meet-Up
4:00 pm – 5:15 pm   Breakout Sessions 1 – Six concurrent panels
5:30 – 7:30 pm Opening Reception


Saturday – at Smith College

8:30 am – 9:45 am Breakout Sessions 2 – Seven concurrent panels
10:00 am – 11:15 am Breakout Sessions 3 – Seven concurrent panels
11:30 – 12:45 pm  Transit to UMASS for Youth Summit – Lunch (Food Vouchers Provided at UMASS)


Saturday afternoon – at University of Massachusetts

12:00 noon – 12:45 pm Lunch at Blue Wall Cafe, University of Massachusetts (Vouchers provided)
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm  Keynote Address – Jane Sapp, Musician, Activist, Educator
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm Break
2:30 pm – 3:45 pm Breakout Sessions 4 – Four concurrent panels
4:00 pm – 5:15 pm Breakout Sessions 5 – Four concurrent panels
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm  DS Networking Time & Digital Stories Video Screening
6:30 pm – 7:15 pm  Film Screening & Mini-session: Meet The Storytellers
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm Performance and Screening Event – UMASS Amherst Campus Center Auditorium
9:15 pm  Bus transport back to Smith College


Sunday – at Smith College

9:00 am – 10:15 am Breakout Sessions 6 – Seven concurrent panels
Smith College – Seelye Hall
10:30 am – 11:45 Breakout Sessions 7 – Seven concurrent panels
Smith College – Seelye Hall
12:00 noon – 1:15 pm Lunch (Box Lunches)
Smith College – Room 103/104, Campus Center
1:30 pm – 2:45 pm  Breakout Sessions 8 – Six concurrent panels
Smith College – Seelye Hall
3:00 pm –4:30 pm Closing Plenary Panel – Opening Up: When Storyteller and Witness Meet
Smith College – Carroll Room, Campus Center
4:30 pm – 5:00 pm Closing Ceremony
Smith College – Campus Center