Program

From special events to workshops and speakers, the 2019 NAIS Annual Conference in Long Beach featured an enriching program for all independent school professionals. 

 Conference at a Glance

Wednesday

11:00 AM–5:00 PM: Registration Open
1:00–4:00 PM: Klingenstein Seminar Series
1:00–4:00 PM: Optional Three-Hour Workshops
5:00–6:00 PM: First-Time Attendee Reception

Thursday

8:00–9:00 AM: Workshop Block 1
9:30–10:45 AM: Opening General Session with Anderson Cooper
11:00 AM–12:00 PM: Workshop Block 2 / Featured Workshop / Speed Innovating
12:00–1:30 PM: Complimentary Lunch in the NAIS Expo
1:30–2:30 PM: Workshop Block 3 / Featured Workshop / NAIS AC Powered by PechaKucha
3:30–4:45 PM: General Session with Frans Johansson
4:45–6:15 PM: Welcome Reception

Friday

8:00–9:00 AM: Workshop Block 4 / Featured Workshop
9:30–10:45 AM: General Session with Shiza Shahid
11:00 AM–12:00 PM: Workshop Block 5 / Featured Workshop / Speed Innovating: Teacher's Edition
12:00–1:30 PM: Complimentary Lunch in the NAIS Expo
1:30–2:30 PM: Workshop Block 6 / Featured Workshop / NAIS AC Powered by PechaKucha
3:30–4:45 PM: General Session with Simon Sinek