Below are the approximate start and end times for each day of the 2019 Othering & Belonging conference—be sure to visit this page often as we update the final agenda.
Monday, April 8
Noon–8:00 pm: Registration, interactive art exhibits, installations, and bookseller will open at noon. Conference sessions will begin at 2:00 pm.
Tuesday, April 9
9:00 am–6:00 pm: Conference sessions
Wednesday, April 10
9:00 am–5:00 pm: Conference sessions
Sessions on the mainstage and in our highly popular breakout sessions will cover subjects such as:
Citizenship: Who belongs?
Climate change and justice
Youth-led and youth-focused justice
Food justice and food sovereignty
Big Data & Artificial Intelligence
Reproductive Justice and public health
Teaching curriculums for belonging
Multi-racial, multi-sector, bridging practices and history
Sports, movement, and belonging
Virtual reality and empathy-building
Operationalizing democracy through government
Elections and repurposing the electoral machine
The rights of parents with disabilities
Designing out of dystopia—visionary science fiction
Racism and the right to the city
Economics of belonging
Movement dance-based workshop
An interactive, dialogue-focused, facilitated “Coffeehouse”
Unless otherwise noted all conference sessions will take place in the Oakland Marriott City Center (see more information about location here).