Schedule Overview

Below is an overview schedule for Netroots Nation 2017. This schedule may change over time, so check back for updates and before solidifying your arrival and departure plans. To catch all the action, we recommend arriving Wednesday, August 9, and departing Sunday, August 13.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pre-conference events
4 to 6 p.m. Registration desk open
6:30 p.m. Welcome to Atlanta! Happy Hour

 

Thursday, August 10, 2017

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Registration desk open
9 to 10:15 a.m. Session 1 breakouts
10 to 4 p.m. Town Square open
10:30 to 11:45 a.m. Session 2 breakouts
10:30 to 11:45 a.m. First-timer meetup
11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Break (lunch on your own)
1 to 2:15 p.m. Session 3 breakouts
2:30 to 3:45 p.m. Session 4 breakouts
3:45 to 4:30 p.m. Opening reception sponsored by the Patriotic Millionaires
4:30 to 6 p.m. Opening plenary featuring Andrew Gillum, Stacey Abrams, Rep. Barbara Lee and more
6 to 7:30 p.m. Innovate+Imbibe: Join Kairos, NMV and Voqal for Happy Hour!
9 p.m. til late PDI National Launch Party featuring a performance by Killer Mike (Offsite)

 

Friday, August 11, 2017

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Registration desk open
8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Town Square open
9 to 10:15 a.m. Session 5 breakouts
10:30 a.m. to noon Friday plenary featuring Randy Bryce, Rep. Ruben Gallego, Kimberlé Crenshaw and more
Noon to 1 p.m. Break (lunch on your own)
Noon to 1 p.m. Geographic caucuses
1 to 2:15 p.m. Session 6 breakouts
2:30 to 3:45 p.m. Session 7 breakouts
4 to 5:30 p.m. Featured Panel Series
Choose from one of three simultaneous keynote panels.
5:30 to 6:30 p.m. The DFA Candidate Happy Hour
7 to 9 p.m. Chairman Emeritus’ Pub Quiz sponsored by NextGen Climate

 

Saturday, August 12, 2017

8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Registration desk open
9 to 10:15 a.m.  Session 8 breakouts
9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Town Square open
10:30 a.m. to noon Saturday morning plenary featuring Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Ben Jealous and more
Noon to 1:30 p.m. Break (lunch on your own)
Noon to 1:30 p.m. The New Tools Showcase
Noon to 1:30 p.m. The Pundit’s Cup
Noon to 1:30 p.m. Protest of Cura Women’s Care Clinic & Brian Fisher, hosted by Reproaction and SisterSong
1:30 to 2:45 p.m. Session 9 breakouts
3 to 4:15 p.m. Session 10 breakouts
4:30 to 6 p.m. Saturday closing plenary featuring Al Gore, Mustafa Ali, Dolores Huerta and more
9 p.m. to late Netroots After Dark: Karaoke Party sponsored by Planned Parenthood Federation of America (Offsite)

 

Sunday, August 13, 2017

9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Interfaith service