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All meeting times are tentative and subject to change - Schedule for 2015 convention

**Updated February 20, 2015**

FRIDAY, APRIL 10

Time

Event

8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
9 a.m. - Noon 
Noon - 2:30 p.m.
Noon - 2:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.



5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
6 p.m. - 7 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Cascade Collegiate Athletic Conference Meeting
Athletics Directors Association Board of Directors Meeting
Conference Meetings
Association of Independent Institutions
NAC Championships Competition Committee
NAC Rules and Ratings Committee
NAC Awards and Statistics Committee
NAC Experience and Enhancement Committee
Conference/Independent Eligibility Chairs
Athletics Directors Association Mentoring Program
NAC Executive Committee

SATURDAY, APRIL 11

 Time

Event

7 a.m. - 8 a.m.
7 a.m. - 8 a.m.
8 a.m. - 9 a.m.
8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - Noon
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
4 p.m.  - 5 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
5 p.m. - 6 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Women of the NAIA Breakfast
Conduct and Ethics Committee
Convention Freshmen Orientation
National Administrative Council
Council of Faculty Athletics Representatives
FARA Business Meeting
Diversity Workshop: Leadership
FARA Business Meeting
NAIA Showcase Workshop
Eligibilty Center Workshop: Evaluative Criteria
Athletics Directors Association Business Meeting
Conference Commissioners Association Business Meeting
Workshop: Surviving and Thriving Early Years as an AD. Sponsored by ADA
Year End Report Panel Discussion
FAR/Registrars Workshop
Workshop: Title IX/In House Assesment sponsored by ADA
Champions of Character Workshop
Eligibility Software Workshop
Basics of Eligibility Workshop Session #1
Workshop: Resolving and Managing Conflict sponsored by ADA
Champions of Character Workshop: Best Practices
Five Seasons of Competition Session
Gender Equity Committee Meeting
Committee on Competitive Experience
Membership Committee Meeting
National Coordinating Committee
General Session I: Convention Kick-off and Welcome Reception at NASCAR Hall of Fame - sponsored by the Appalachian Athletic Conference

SUNDAY, APRIL 12

Time

Event

7 a.m. - 8 a.m.

7:15 a.m. - 8 a.m.
8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.


2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
6 p.m. - 7 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Constitution and Bylaws Committee
Council of Presidents Audit Committee
Devotional Huddle
General Session II: Inside the Bridge
General Session III: Student-Athlete Welfare
Exhibits Open
Workshop: Drug Testing and Eligibility
Council of Presidents Executive Committee
Pre- luncheon Meeting for Award Presenters and Winners
NAIA Awards Luncheon 
Council of Presidents Executive Committee Meeting
Workshop: Drug Testing: My Playbook
Conference Commissioners Association Business Meeting
Champions of Character Workshop: Research
Eligibility Center Workshop: International
Workshop: Fundraising and Marketing sponsored by ADA
General Session IV: Partners in Progress
Gender Equity Workshop: Tough Talks
Basics of Eligibility #2 - Advanced
Sports Sponsorship Assistant Session
Appalachian Athletic Conference Meeting
ADA/CCA/COP Executive Committee Dinner
FAR/Registrars Reception
Sponsors and Exhibitors Reception
Council of Presidents Meeting
All Convention Attendee Off SIte Reception at Mint Museum sponsored by Ascension Insurance and Mutual of Omaha

MONDAY, APRIL 13

Time

Event

7 a.m. - 8 a.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
8 a.m. - 9 a.m.
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
11:45 a.m.- 1 p.m.
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.


4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

National Eligibilty Committee
Champions of C
haracter Advisory Board Committee
Council of Presidents Breakfast
Council of Presidents 
 
Conference Commissioners Association Workshop
Workshop: Athletics Facilities Master Planning sponsored by ADA
Eligibility Case Studies
Online Reports Workshop
Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Meeting
Workshop: Current Issues in Small College Athletics sponsored by ADA
NAIA Luncheon and Keynote
General Session V: State of the Association
General Session VI: Caucus
Conference Commissioners Association Caucus
Athletics Directors Association Caucus
Council of Faculty Athletics Representatives Caucus
COP Committee on NAIA Eligibility Center
National Administrative Council Caucus
Conference Review Committee
Convention Attendee Outing - Charlotte Knights Baseball Game

TUESDAY, APRIL 14

Time

Event

7 a.m. - 8 a.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8 a.m.
8 a.m. - 10 a.m.
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

10 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
11 a.m. - Noon
Noon - 1 p.m.

National Eligibility Committee
Presidents Forum Breakfast
Presidents Forum
Conference Commissioners Association Workshop
Workshop: Athletics Directors with Duel Responsibilities on Campus
Delegate Registration
General Session VII: 74th Annual Business Meeting  
National Coordinating Committee