SCHEDULE OVERVIEW 
Schedule may change. updated August 25, 2017

17

October

TUESDAY - Registration

All Day Board of Directors Meeting Paradise Room



18

October

WEDNESDAY - Pre-Conference Master Workshops

7:00AM – 9:00AM Registration Open  Hotel Lobby
8:00AM – 12:00PM
Morning Master Workshops+
Check Prog Guide
11:00AM – 2:00PM
Registration Open
Conference Foyer
12:00PM – 1:00PM  Lunch on your own  
1:00PM – 5:00PM  Afternoon Master Workshops+ Check Prog Guide
5:00PM – 6:00PM Registration Open Conference Foyer
6:00PM – 7:00PM  Opening Session:
Conference Orientation / Event
Grand Hanalei*
7:00PM – 9:00PM Welcome Reception Courtyard

+Additional Registration Fee Required
*Grand Hanalei: Coral / Reef / Harbor Rooms combined

19

October

THURSDAY - Conference Day One

6:30AM – 7:30AM
Early Morning Wellness:
Yoga with Julia Gaspar-Bates
Lahaina Room



8:00AM – 4:00PM
Registration Open Conference Foyer
8:30AM – 6:00PM
Exhibits and Silent Auction TBA
1:00PM – 6:00PM
Craig Storti—Meet the Author TBA
 

Session Schedule
All sessions below are at the conference center

8:45AM – 9:00AM
Announcements
Grand Hanalei*
9:00AM – 9:15AM
Opening Remarks & Tribute to 3 Pioneers
Grand Hanalei*
9:15AM – 10:15AM
Keynote Address: Carlos Cortes
Grand Hanalei*
10:15AM – 10:45AM
30 minute break
Foyer
10:45AM – 12:00PM
Concurrent Sessions (75min)
See Prog Guide
12:00PM – 1:00PM Lunch – Special interest groups Grand Hanalei
1:00PM – 2:30PM Spotlight Event: Assessment Carousel / Concurrent sessions (90-minute)
See Prog Guide
2:30PM – 2:40PM 10 minute break Foyer
2:40PM – 3:40PM Spotlight Event: Assessment Carousel / Concurrent sessions (60-minute) See Prog Guide
3:40PM – 3:50PM 10 minute break Foyer
3:50PM – 5:05PM Concurrent sessions (75-minute) See Prog Guide
5:05PM – 5:15PM 10 minute break Foyer
5:15PM – 6:15PM Concurrent sessions (60-minute) See Prog Guide
6:15PM – 8:15PM Dine Around (or dine in)
8:30PM – 9:15PM Spotlight Event: San Diego’s Mexican Consul Speaks
Grand Hanalei

*Grand Hanalei: Coral / Reef / Harbor Rooms combined


20

October

FRIDAY - Conference Day Two

6:30AM 7:30AM

Early Morning Wellness:  
Global Dance Jams
with Sue Shinomiya
Lahaina Room




8:00AM – 4:00PM
Registration Open Foyer
9:00AM – 6:30PM
Exhibits and Silent Auction TBA
9:00AM – 6:30PM
Craig Storti—Meet the Author TBA
 
Session Schedule
All sessions below are at the conference center

8:00AM-9:00AM Breakfast and Business Meeting Grand Hanalei
9:00AM – 10:00AM Three Concurrent plenary sessions (3 tracks):
  • Healing the Divides: Kelli McLoud-Schingen
  • Cultural Identity: Leeva Chung
  • Assessing Intercultural Competence: Doug Stuart
See Prog Guide 
10:00AM-10:30AM 30 minute break Foyer
10:30AM-12:00PM Concurrent Sessions (90-minute) See Prog Guide 
12:00PM-1:00PM One hour lunch
Grand Hanalei
1:00PM-2:00PM Concurrent sessions (60-minute) See Prog Guide 
2:00PM-2:20PM 20 minute break Foyer
2:20PM-3:20PM Concurrent sessions (60-minute) See Prog Guide 
3:20PM-3:30PM 10 minute break Foyer
3:30PM-5:00PM
  • Fireside Chat: Harry and Pola Triandis
  • Spotlight Event: Movie ALIEN CITIZEN: Elizabeth Liang
  • Concurrent sessions  (90-minute)
See Prog Guide
6:30PM-11PM Evening Banquet+ Grand Hanalei


+Additional Fee Required

*Grand Hanalei: Coral / Reef / Harbor Rooms combined

21

October

SATURDAY - Conference Day Three

6:30AM – 7:30AM
Early Morning Wellness

Qigong with Lillian Tsai, or
Lahaina Room
Walking Tour with Donald Hill
Meet in the Hotel Lobby
8:00AM – 12:00PM
Registration Open Foyer
9:00AM – 12:00PM
Exhibits
Silent Auction Items Won
TBA

Session Schedule
All sessions below are at the conference center
8:15-8:30AM Announcements Grand Hanalei
8:30-10:00AM Concurrent Sessions (90-minute) See Prog Guide
10:00-10:10AM 10 minute break  
10:10-11:10AM Concurrent Sessions (60-minute) See Prog Guide
11:10-11:20AM 10 minute break Foyer
11:20AM-12:20PM Concurrent Sessions (60-minute) See Prog Guide
12:00PM Exhibits and Silent Auction close!  
12:20-1:20PM One hour lunch
Grand Hanalei
1:20-2:35PM Concurrent sessions (75-minute) See Prog Guide 
2:35-2:45PM 10 minute break Foyer
2:45-4:00PM Spotlight Closing Event Kona Room
4:00-4:15PM Closing Remarks Kona Room



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