Preliminary Schedule

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A full program of Preconference Seminars, Special Sessions, Breakout Sessions, and Roundtable Discussions is available starting at 9:00 Sunday morning. All conference activities take place at the Hilton Austin.

Please make your travel plans accordingly!

The Cyber Café is located on the 6th Floor of the Hilton Austin and will be available 9:00 a.m. Sunday through 1:00 p.m. Tuesday. All times are subject to change.

SATURDAY, MAY 27
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Registration Open
11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. LBJ Presidential Library Excursion
3:30 – 10:00 p.m. San Antonio River Walk and Alamo Excursion
SUNDAY, MAY 28
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Registration Open
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Preconference Seminars
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Internationalizing Community Colleges Workshop
9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Breakout Sessions
10:00 – 11:00 a.m. PTK Opening Plenary Session
10:45 – 11:45 a.m. Breakout Sessions
11:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PTK Breakout Session 1
11:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch Break (On Your Own)
1:15 – 4:00 p.m. Internationalizing Community Colleges Workshop
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Breakout Sessions and Roundtable Discussions
1:30 – 2:45 p.m. PTK Breakout Session 2
2:30 – 4:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open
2:45 – 3:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions and Roundtable Discussions
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. PTK Closing Plenary Session
4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Breakout Sessions and Roundtable Discussions
5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Dance Lessons
5:30 – 6:00 p.m. Medallion Distribution (2017 Excellence Award Recipients)
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Excellence Awards Dinner and Celebration (Ticketed Event)
8:00 – 10:00 p.m. Dance Party, with music by the band Tone.  Open to all conference participants.
MONDAY, MAY 29
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Registration Open
8:00 – 9:30 a.m. Coffee Break in the Exhibit Hall
8:00 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Special Session, Breakout Sessions, and Roundtable Discussions
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Administrator Series (Invitation Only)
10:15 – 11:15 a.m. Special Session, Breakout Sessions, and Roundtable Discussions
10:15 – 11:15 a.m. Administrator Series (Invitation Only)
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Special Session, Breakout Sessions, and Roundtable Discussions
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Administrator Series (Invitation Only)
12:45 – 2:15 p.m. General Session Lunch (Keynote Speaker: Chuck Underwood)
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Special Session, Breakout Sessions, and Roundtable Discussions
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Administrator Series (Invitation Only)
3:45 – 4:45 p.m. Special Session, Breakout Sessions, and Roundtable Discussions
3:45 – 4:45 p.m. Administrator Series (Invitation Only)
4:45 – 6:30 p.m. Reception and Prize Drawings in the Exhibit Hall
TUESDAY, MAY 30
7:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Registration Open
8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Coffee Break in the Exhibit Hall
8:00 – 11:45 a.m. Exhibit Hall Open
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Breakout Sessions and Roundtable Discussions
10:15 – 11:15 a.m. Breakout Sessions and Roundtable Discussions
11:30 a.m. Grand Prize Drawings in the Exhibit Hall
11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions and Roundtable Discussions
1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Closing General Session Lunch (Keynote Speaker: Dr. Belle Wheelan) and Bingo Card Drawing