Agenda

Raffi Krikorian is appearing at this event only as a featured speaker and is not asking for funds or donations

Pre-Conference Pictures and Breakfast
8:00 - 9:00 AM

VIP Breakfast with Special Guest

Location: Media room

Participants: Includes VIPs and Sponsors (30)

8:45 - 9:00 AM

Photoshoot

Location: Breakout room A

Participants: Leaders

8:00 - 9:00 AM

Breakfast

Participants: ALL Attendees

Morning Mainstage Session
9:00 - 9:10 AM

Musical Opener

Performer: Miguel Cervantes

9:10 - 9:25 AM

Introduction and ChangeMaker Tool Unveiling

Presenter: Genevieve Thiers

9:25 - 9:45 AM

A Talk on Infrastructure and the Future of America

Presenters:
9:50 - 10:30 AM

A Panel on Seat Strategy

10:30 - 10:50 AM

Break

10:50 - 10:55 AM

A Pitch On Why Our Differences Make the Best Movements

Presenter: Symone Sanders

10:55 - 11:35 AM

A Panel on Activism and Movements

11:45 - 11:50 AM

A Pitch on Unity Coffee Breaks

Presenter: Yasyf Mohamedali

11:35 - 11:45 AM

Gamification: How We Can Make Changing Our Most Critical Systems Fun

Presenter: Gabe Zichermann

11:50 - 12:10 PM

Dumb Debates

Presenters:
12:10 - 12:15 PM

Transition: Announcing Rooms for Breakouts

Presenter: Genevieve Thiers

Afternoon Breakouts
12:15 - 2:15 PM

Lunch

1:30 - 2:00 PM

Training for ActLocal Summits

12:40 - 1:20 PM
TRACK 1: DATA

Panel on the Future: Psychographic Data and Unlocking Voter Voices

1:30 - 2:10 PM
TRACK 1: DATA

Data Think Tank

12:40 - 1:20 PM
TRACK 2: GROUP/LEADER RESOURCES

Panel on the Resource Silos--Coders, Lawyers, Incorporators, Accountants, Storytellers

1:30 - 1:40 PM
TRACK 2: GROUP/LEADER RESOURCES

Talk by Dan Siegel of Jefferson's List

Presenters:
1:40 - 1:50 PM
TRACK 2: GROUP/LEADER RESOURCES

Talk by Emily Baum of Reboot Democracy

Presenters:
1:50 - 2:10 PM
TRACK 2: GROUP/LEADER RESOURCES

Talk By Betsy Hoover of Higher Ground Labs

Presenters:
12:40 - 1:20 PM
TRACK 3: ACTIVISM INTO 2018 - USING OLD AND NEW TOOLS

Panel on Millengagement: How Can We Get Millenials Engaged in Politics?

Presenters:
1:30 - 2:10 PM
TRACK 3: ACTIVISM INTO 2018 - USING OLD AND NEW TOOLS

A Class On The Ecosystem and the Latest in Activism and How to Get Involved

Presenters:
12:40 - 1:20 PM
TRACK 4: Taking it Local

Panel on Funding Innovations: How Can We Unlock the Power of the Local Donor?

1:20 - 1:30 PM
TRACK 4: Taking it Local

A Talk On Swinging the Election on a Fulcrum Point--a Look at a Small Area That Can Make the Whole

Presenters:
  • Cameron Davis
1:40 - 1:50 PM
TRACK 4: Taking it Local

A Talk On Running to Challenge: Why Some Local Candidates in Red Areas Will Need to Lose to Win

Presenters:
1:50 - 2:00 PM
TRACK 4: Taking it Local

A Talk from a Next Iteration of the Women's March Leaders As They Bring a National Feminist Message to the Local Level

Presenters:
  • Jessica Schaller
2:00 - 2:10 PM
TRACK 4: Taking it Local

A Talk On Training the Next Generation in Schools to Problem-solve

Presenters:
12:20 - 12:50 PM
TRACK 5: Issue Based Activism
12:55 - 1:25 PM
TRACK 5: Issue Based Activism

A Panel On Women's Rights

1:30 - 2:00 PM
TRACK 5: Issue Based Activism
2:00 - 2:10 PM
TRACK 5: Issue Based Activism

A Talk on How We Can Fight Corruption in Today's Climate

Presenters:
12:40 - 1:20 PM
TRACK 6: Breakouts

Breakout 1

1:20 - 2:00 PM
TRACK 6: Breakouts

Breakout 2

Afternoon Mainstage Session
2:15 - 2:25 PM

Musical Entertainment (Interactive Rap)

Performers:
2:25 - 2:30 PM

Afternoon Overview

Performers:
2:30 - 2:35 PM

5 Minute Pitch Introduction to the Candidate and Training Ecosystem

Performers:
2:35 - 3:15 PM

A Panel On The future: Candidate Training and Recruitment

3:15 - 3:20 PM

A Talk: Ladies: We Don't All Need to Run. But We DO Need to Get Off the Sidelines.

Performers:
3:20 - 3:25 PM

Get on the Ballot: RunForOffice.org

Performers:
3:25 - 3:30 PM

Audience Participation Session with RockTheVote

3:30 - 3:50 PM

Break

3:55 - 4:00 PM

Talk On How We Used Data Wrong in the Past

Performers:
4:00 - 4:40 PM

A Panel On Data Culture vs. Data Tech and How to Use Data in the Best Way

4:40 - 4:50 PM

Talk On Why Our Democracy Works--a Watergate Story

Performers:
4:40 - 4:50 PM

TalkBack: What Can YOU Do After This Conference to Build Change with All of Us?

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Dinner Reception

5:00 - 6:00 PM

VIP Reception with Leaders

Location: TBA
Networking Break and Demo Night Session
6:00 - 7:30 PM

Demo Night: See the ChangeMaker Projects From Our Leaders and Learn How You Can Donate and Volunteer to Help!

7:30 - 10:00 PM

Afterparty Drinks at the Wise Owl!