Schedule Overview

Thursday, March 10

  • All day Explore Asheville
  • 12-5 Conference Registration and Publisher tables
  • 12, 2:45 Shuttles from Hotel to Biltmore Estate for Touring (requires advance registration)
  • 4:25, 4:30, 6:05 Shuttles from Hotel to Biltmore Estate for Welcome Events
  • 5-6:30 Conference Welcome - Deerpark, Biltmore Estate
  • 6:30-7:30 Welcome Reception - Deerpark, Biltmore Estate
  • 7:15, 7:30, 7:40 Shuttles from Biltmore back to Hotel, via one downtown stop (Vance Memorial at Broadway/Biltmore & Patton)

Dinner on your own

Friday, March 11

Registration and publisher tables all day

  • 7-8:00 Buffet Breakfast
  • 8:15-9:30 AM: Session One
  • from 9:25 Coffee Break
  • 9:40-10:55 Session Two
  • 11-12:30 V21 Plenary Roundtable
  • 12:30-1:40 Buffet Lunch
  • 12:30-3:00 INCS Board Lunch and Meeting
  • 1:50-3 :05 Session Three
  • From 3:00 Coffee Break
  • 3:10-4:25 Session Four
  • 4:30-6 Kate Flint Keynote
  • 6:15-8:00 Reception (Tressa's Jazz and Blues Club of Asheville; 28 Broadway)

Dinner on your own

Saturday, March 12

Registration and publisher tables all day

  • 7-8:00 Buffet Breakfast
  • 8:15-9:30 AM: Session Five
  • From 9:25 Coffee Break
  • 9:40-10:55 Session Six
  • 11-12:30 Elaine Freedgood Keynote
  • 12:30-2:00 Banquet Luncheon
  • 2:10-3:25 Session Seven
  • From 3:20 Coffee Break
  • 3:35-4:55 Session Eight
  • 5:30-?? Graduate Student Happy Hour (Wicked Weed Brewing Pub, 91 Biltmore Ave; meet in hotel lobby and walk over together)

Dinner on your own

Sunday, March 13

Registration and publisher tables all day

  • 7-8:00 Buffet Breakfast
  • 8:15-9:30 Session Nine
  • From 9:25 Coffee Break
  • 9:40-10:55 Session Ten
  • 11:05-12:20 Session Eleven

Conference ends. Lunch on your own.