Main Streets Conference 2012

2012 Conference Schedule

 *= ticketed required

For session handouts look for handouts available after the session title.

Alphabetical listing of sessions and courses

 Saturday, March 31

2:00 - 6:00 p.m.: Conference Registration Open

 Sunday, April 1

7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.: Conference Registration Open

Educational Tours
Main Street Approach Overview
Educational Tour

2:00-5:00 p.m.: Advanced Topics: An Interactive Exchange for Seasoned Main Street Managers*
 
4:00-5:00 p.m.: New Attendee Orientation
 
6:00-9:00 p.m.: Opening Reception

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 Monday, April 2

7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.: Conference Registration Open

9:30-11:30 a.m.: Opening Plenary Session (Locavesting handout available)

Educational Tours

1:00-7:00 p.m.: Main Street Expo Open

Educational Tour
2:00-3:15 p.m.: Crash Courses
2:00-3:15 p.m.: Educational Sessions

2:00-5:00 p.m.: Urban Main Streets Summit (handout available)

2:45-3:15 p.m.: Crash Courses
3:45-4:15 p.m.: Crash Courses
3:45-5:00 p.m.: Educational Sessions
4:30-5:00 p.m.: Crash Courses

5:00-7:00 p.m.: Main Street Exhibitor Reception

6:40-7:00 p.m.: Passport Raffle

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 Tuesday, April 3

7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.: Conference Registration Open

8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.: Main Street Expo Open

8:30-10:00 a.m.: General Session: Preservation as an Economic Engine: Just the Facts (handout available)

10:30-11:45 a.m.: Educational Sessions
10:30-11:00 a.m.: Crash Courses
11:15-11:45 a.m.: Crash Courses
Educational Tours

1:40-2:00 p.m.: Passport Raffle

2:00-3:15 p.m.: Educational Sessions
2:00-2:30 p.m.: Crash Courses
2:45-3:15 p.m.: Crash Courses

2:00-5:00 p.m.: From Surviving to Thriving: A Main Street Managers Roundtable*

3:45-5:00 p.m.: Educational Sessions
3:45-4:15 p.m.: Crash Courses
4:30-5:00 p.m.: Crash Courses

6:30-9:00 p.m.: Main Street Bash*

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 Wednesday, April 4

8:30-10:00 a.m.: General Session: Ain't That Preservation (handout available)

10:30-11:45 a.m.: Educational Sessions
10:30-11:00 a.m.: Crash Courses
11:15-11:45 a.m.: Crash Courses
Educational Tours

12:00-1:15 p.m.: Closing Plenary Session (handout available)