Below is a tentative overview schedule for Netroots Nation 2014. This page will change over time so keep an eye on it as we add events to plan your travel. If you want to make sure you don’t miss anything we recommend arriving Wednesday and departing on Sunday.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pre-conference events
3 to 5 p.m. Social and Economic Justice Tour of Detroit + Happy Hour. Get details and RSVP here.
4 to 6 p.m. Registration desk open
7 to 10 p.m. Netroots Nation 2014 Kick Off Party – Welcome to Detroit. Hosted by the Michigan Senate Democrats and the DLCC. Get Details and RSVP. Detroit Beer Company, 1529 Broadway St.

Thursday, July 17, 2014

8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Registration desk open
8 to 8:45 a.m. Morning News Dump with Lizz Winstead & Friends
9 to 10:15 a.m. Session 1
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Netroots Nation Town Square open
10:30 to 11:45 a.m. Session 2
11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Break (lunch on your own)
1 to 2:15 p.m. Session 3
1:30 p.m. Security line for Vice President Joe Biden’s remarks opens
3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Keynote featuring Vice President Joe Biden
4:45 to 6 p.m. Session 4
4:30 to 7:00 p.m. Screening: Inequality for All, presented by Common Cause
6 to 7 p.m. Opening reception sponsored by National Education Association
7:15 to 9 p.m. Opening keynote featuring Rev. Barber
9 to 10:30 p.m. Laughing Liberally Comedy Show
9:30 p.m. to late Netroots After Dark: Karaoke Sponsored by Planned Parenthood Action Fund and Planned Parenthood Advocates of Michigan. St. Andrews Hall, 431 E Congress St.

Friday, July 18, 2014

8:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Registration desk open
9 to 9:45 a.m. Morning News Dump with Lizz Winstead & Friends
10 to 10:45 a.m. Morning keynote featuring Sen. Elizabeth Warren (Morning coffee and refreshments generously sponsored by SEIU)
11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Netroots Nation Town Square open
11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Session 1
12:30 to 2:45 p.m. Break (Lunch on your own). Attend the Turn on the Water! Tax Wall Street! March & Rally. Get all the details here.
2 to 2:45 p.m. State/Regional Caucuses
3 to 4:15 p.m. Session 2
4:30 to 5:45 p.m. Session 3
5 to 6:15 p.m. Candidate Event sponsored by ActBlue and Democracy for America
6:15 to 8:15 p.m. Chairman’s Pub Quiz sponsored by Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee
6 to 8 p.m. Union-Made Bacon, Bourbon and Beer sponsored by UFCW and Working America. AFSCME Michigan Council 25, 600 W Lafayette Blvd #500
9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Motown Rising sponsored by Rising Tide Interactive and Ready for Hillary. St. Andrews Hall, 431 E Congress St.

Saturday, July 19, 2014

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Registration desk open
8:30 to 9:15 a.m. Morning News Dump with Lizz Winstead & Friends
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Netroots Nation Town Square open
9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Morning keynote: Remarks by Mark Schauer and Sen. Debbie Stabenow followed by a panel on the Detroit Water Crisis
11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Session 1
12:15 to 1:30 p.m. Break (Lunch on your own)
12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. New Tools Shootout + reception sponsored by Google at Grand Circus
1:30 to 2:45 p.m. Session 2
3 to 4:15 p.m. Session 3
4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Closing keynote: Ignite at Netroots Nation. Sponsored by Sierra Club’s Beyond Coal Campaign.
8 p.m. until late Closing party sponsored by Alliance for American Manufacturing at the Michigan Science Center. Continuous shuttle service provided, details here.

Sunday, July 20, 2014

8 to 9 a.m. Interfaith Service
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday morning recovery party (Bring your luggage, catch up with friends one last time and have coffee, a Mimosa, or Bloody Mary to get the day started while our DJ spins some chill morning grooves.) Andiamo Detroit Riverfront, Renaissance Center

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