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 Thursday, March 23, 2017
8:00 amRegistration opens
Bookstore opens
 8:15-9:45 am

Early Bird Research Forum, or

Early Bird Empty Nest and Parenting Adult Kids Forum, or Early Bird Re-defining School Admissions as a Learning Experience for Families in Transition Forum
9:45-10:00 amBreak (complimentary tea and coffee)
10:00-1015 amOpening and introduction of David C Pollock Scholars
10:15-11:15 amKeynote: Naomi Hattaway
Me Too! Lighting the Triangle Beacon – Why Finding Your Tribe Matters
11:15-11:40 amBreak (complimentary tea and coffee)
11:40-12:40 amConcurrent Session I (3 themes to choose from)
12:40-1:40 pmLunch (complimentary buffet)
1:40-2:40 pmPanel Discussion
Find Your Language on the Move 
2:40-3:00 pmBreak (complimentary tea and coffee)
3:00-3:30 pmKitchen Table Conversations (Set One)
3:30-4:00 pmAuthor Signing at Bookstore and Break (complimentary tea and coffee)
4:00-5:00 pmSocial Networking Event. Bring your business cards!
Raffle Draw (must be present to win)
5:00-7:00 pmWelcome Reception
7:00 pmBookstore Closes


 Friday, March 24, 2017
8:00 amRegistration opens
Bookstore opens
8:15-9:45 amEarly Bird Writers Forum or
Early Bird Research Forum (revisit) or
9:45-10:00 amBreak (complimentary tea and coffee)
10:00-10:10 amOpening of Day Two
10:10-11:10 amKeynote: Anne Copeland
Are TCKs Uniquely Good at Perspective Taking? The Childhood Experience of Being Different and Its Impact on Expatriate Living
11:10-11:40 am Membership meeting
11:40-12:40 pmLunch (complimentary buffet)
12:40-1:30 pmIgnite Sessions
1:30-1:50 pmIgnite Q&A
1:50-2:10 pm Raffle Draw (must be present to win)
2:10-2:30 pm Option Q&A Informal Sessions with Ignite Presenters
2:30-3:00 pmAuthor Signing at Bookstore and Break (complimentary tea and coffee)
3:00-4:00 pmConcurrent Session II (4 themes to choose from)
4:00-4:30 pmBreak (complimentary tea and coffee)
4:30-5:00 pmKitchen Table Conversations (Set Two)
5:30 pmBookstore closes
6:00-7:30 pmMillennials Forum

 Saturday, March 25, 2017
8:00 amRegistration opens
Bookstore opens
 8:15-9:45 amEarly Bird SPAN Forum or
Early Bird Digital Living Forum 
9:45-10:00 amBreak (complimentary tea and coffee)
10:00-10:10 amOpening of Day Three
10:10-11:10 am Keynote: Sebastien Bellin
 I should fear but I don't. Why do you?
 Raffle (must be present to win)
11:10-11:30 amBreak (complimentary tea and coffee)
11:30-12:30 amConcurrent Session III (4 themes to choose from)
12:30-1:30 pmLunch (complimentary buffet)
1:30-2:30 pmConcurrent Session IV (4 themes to choose from)
2:30-3:00 pmBreak (complimentary tea and coffee)
3:00 pm Bookstore closes
 3:00-3:10 pmRecognition of Research Network, Volunteers and FIGT Board
3:10-4:10 pmPanel Discussion
Finding Your Niche: Connecting a Multicultural Past to a Meaningful Present
4:10-4:30 pmClosing Ceremony
 4:30-5:00 pmFinal Personal Goodbyes - Safe Travels Home

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