2011 NCSM Annual Conference

Conference Overview

Schedule

Note: The Schedule is tentative. It is subject to change without notice.

Sunday, April 10, 2011
Conference Check-In
On-Site Registration

Monday, April 11, 2011
Check-In and On-Site Registration
Opening Session
Keynote Address: Karen Cator
NCSM Business Meeting
Sponsor Displays
Major, Regular and Double Sessions (including Sponsor and Technology Showcases)

Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Check-In and On-Site Registration
Sponsor Displays
Recognition: Iris Carl Travel Grant Awardees
Major, Regular and Extended Sessions (including Sponsor and Technology Showcases)
Regional Caucuses
SPECIAL: Focus on STEM EDUCATION

Wednesday, April 13, 2011
Check-In and On-Site Registration
Recognition: Ross Taylor / Glenn Gilbert National Leadership Award
Major, Regular and Extended Sessions (including Sponsor Showcases)
Special Interest Group Meetings
SPECIAL: Focus on Emerging Leaders

Sponsor Display Area

The Sponsor Display Area has become an integral part of the educational services NCSM provides conference attendees. Attendees can examine current resources, explore trends and practices, review products and services, and engage in discussion with NCSM's elite sponsor partners. Be sure to make time in your schedule to visit the NCSM Sponsor Display Area and wear your badge to gain entrance.

Hours:
Monday, April 11, 11:00 AM - 5:45 PM
Tuesday, April 12, 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM and 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Regional Caucuses

The NCSM Caucuses are perfect opportunities for all conference attendees to network, collaborate, and communicate within each NCSM region. Regional Directors will facilitate these sessions, providing opportunities to share information, ideas, successes, and challenges among colleagues. Caucuses are scheduled on Tuesday afternoon.

Sponsor Showcases

Learn about the newest products and resources from the elite NCSM sponsors during the Sponsor Showcases. Each session is 60 minutes.

Technology Showcases

Learn about the latest technology tools during the Technology Showcases. Each session is 60 minutes, in a PC environment.

Special Interest Group Meetings

This special time has been set aside for professional groups of interest to NCSM members. Learn, share information, and network. Meetings are scheduled on Wednesday afternoon.