Schedule at a Glance: 2021 ACA National Conference

As of 11/17/2020.  Subject to Change

ACA reserves the right to make any and all adjustments to the program.

NOTE: The conference will operate on Central time.

 

Tuesday, January 26

 
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Insurance Roundtable Meeting 

Thursday, January 28   

 
9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Emerging Professionals in Camping (EPIC) Preconference 
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. National Council of Leaders Meeting (NCOL)

Monday, February 1   

 
Time TBD  Preparing for a Virtual Conference Experience – Attendees
Time TBD Preparing for a Virtual Conference Experience – Exhibitors
Time TBD Final Preparation: Preparing to Present at a Virtual Conference - Speakers

Tuesday, February 2

 
8:00 a.m.  Resource Center, Registration, Speaker and Volunteer Services, and Bookstore open throughout the day. 
9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Tech Check and Virtual Platform Tour for Attendees 
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Opening General Session with Keynote
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Hallway Chats – Informal and Facilitated Options
12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.  Mid-day Break 
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Educational Breakouts, Group #1
1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.  Educational Breakouts, Group #2
3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.  Hallway Chats – Informal and Facilitated Options
3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.  Educational Breakouts, Group #3
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.  Hosted Gatherings for Like-minded Professionals:
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  International Reception with ACA Board Leadership
8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Social/Evening Entertainment

Wednesday, February 3

 
8:00 a.m.  Resource Center, Registration, Speaker and Volunteer Services, and Bookstore open throughout the day.
8:15 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.  Hallway Chats – Informal and Facilitated Options
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.  Educational Breakouts, Group #4
10:15 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. ACA All Conference Plenary
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.  Final Tech Check for Exhibitors 
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Educational Breakouts, Group #5
12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.  Mid-day Break 
12:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.   Virtual Exhibit Hall Open 
12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.  No Compete time in Exhibit Hall 
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.  Educational Breakouts, Group #6
2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. No Compete Time in Exhibits
3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.  Educational Breakouts, Group #7
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  Educational Breakouts, Group #8
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.  No Compete Time in Exhibits
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.  Pioneers in Camping Social 
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  Research Social
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  Standards Visitors Social 
8:00 p.m.  Social/Evening Entertainment 
8:00 p.m.  Innovation Showcase

Thursday, February 4

 
8:00 a.m.  Resource Center, Registration, Speaker and Volunteer Services, and Bookstore open throughout the day.
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.  Educational Breakouts, Group #9
10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Educational Breakouts, Group #10
11:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Exhibits Open 
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Hallway Chats 
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.   No Compete Time in Exhibits 
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.  Educational Breakouts, Group #11
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.  No Compete Time in Exhibits
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.  Educational Breakouts, Group #12
3:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Closing Keynote
  Conference Officially Ends – Thank you for attending!
Evening Acorn Event 

ACA reserves the right to make any and all adjustments to the program.

NOTE: The conference will operate on Central time.