NACA Live

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Friday, Feb. 23
Start Time End Time Schedule Item
12:00 PM 5:00 PM Registration Open
at Concourse C (Level 2)
12:00 PM 5:00 PM Campus Activities Marketplace Exhibitor Load-in
1:00 PM 6:00 PM The Forum for Student Organization Advisors
4:00 PM 5:00 PM First Timers Tour (Pro Staff & Grads only)
7:00 PM 9:00 PM

Welcome Reception at the Heinz History Center
sponsored by Wasserman Next Gen
The Welcome Reception is open to all attendees and included as a part of your registration fees. The Welcome Reception will include:

  • Light snacks, desserts, & non-alcoholic beverages
  • Access to the Heinz History Center exhibits
  • Wasserman activations
  • Goosechase Scavenger Hunt, a customized scavenger hunt throughout the Heinz History Center challenging participants with trivia questions, pictures & video submissions.
    First come, first served for up to 20 teams (max of 10 people per team)
7:00 PM 8:00 PM Professional Staff and Associate Member Reception
at Heinz History Center - Mueller Center Ballroom (5th Floor)
8:00 PM 9:00 PM

Recognition Celebration
at Heinz History Center - Mueller Center Ballroom (5th Floor)

Come celebrate the NACA Achievement Awards honorees, Foundation donors, and all of our volunteers. Open to all attendees!

9:30 PM 11:00 PM

NACA Foundation Trivia Tournament
sponsored by Record-A-Hit Entertainment
at the Heinz History Center - Grand Hall (1st Floor)

Are you and your NACA colleagues up for a no holds barred, complex, and exciting trivia contest for the record books?! Register a team of up to 5 for $125 or come support the cause and contribute $10 to spectate. Register here.

Saturday, Feb. 24
Start Time End Time Schedule Item
7:30 AM 5:00 PM

Registration Open
at Concourse C (Level 2)

7:30 AM 10:30 PM Sponsor Promenade & Activation Space Open
9:00 AM 9:00 PM Lounges & Spaces Open (Advisor, Associate, Student, Recharge sponsored by Nook Pods, Lacation, Prayer/Meditation)
9:30 AM 9:55 AM Convention Kick-off
8:00 AM 10:00 AM Campus Activities Marketplace Exhibitor Set Up
9:15 AM 9:30 AM Associate Member Welcome & Networking Session
10:00 AM 1:00 PM Campus Activities Marketplace Grand Opening
12:00 PM 2:00 PM Lunch on your own
2:00 PM 3:50 PM Showcase 1: Spotlight
2:15 PM 3:15 PM Speed Networking with Associates (Pro Staff & Grads only)
4:00 PM 4:50 PM Education Block 1 & Featured Workshops
5:00 PM 5:50 PM Education Block 2 & Featured Workshops
6:00 PM 7:00 PM Friends of Bill W. Meeting
6:00 PM 8:00 PM Dinner on your own
7:00 PM 8:00 PM Past Board Chairs Reception (by invitation)
at the Westin Hotel - Butler Room (2nd Floor)
8:00 PM 10:00 PM Saturday Sponsored Showcase
sponsored by Degy Booking International
Sunday, Feb. 25
Start Time End Time Schedule Item
8:30 AM 5:00 PM Registration Open
at Concourse C (Level 2)
8:30 AM 10:30 PM Sponsor Promenade & Activation Space Open
9:00 AM 9:55 AM

Keynote: Payton Head
Former President of the Missouri Students Association & Activist
sponsored by Keppler Speakers

9:00 AM 9:00 PM Lounges & Spaces Open (Advisor, Associate, Student, Recharge sponsored by Nook Pods, Lacation, Prayer/Meditation)
10:00 AM 10:50 AM Education Block 3
11:00 AM 11:50 AM Education Block 4
12:00 PM 2:00 PM Lunch on your own
Food Truck Fest sponsored by ezCater
2:00 PM 4:00 PM Showcase 2: Speaker
2:00 PM 6:00 PM Campus Activities Marketplace Open
6:00 PM 7:00 PM Friends of Bill W. Meeting
6:00 PM 8:00 PM Dinner on your own
8:00 PM 10:00 PM Sunday Sponsored Showcase
sponsored by Sophie K. Entertainment
Monday, Feb. 26
Start Time End Time Schedule Item
8:30 AM 5:00 PM Registration Open
at Concourse C (Level 2)
8:30 AM 10:30 PM Sponsor Promenade & Activation Space Open
8:45 AM 9:50 AM NACA Now (Annual Business Meeting)
9:00 AM 9:00 PM Lounges & Spaces Open (Advisor, Associate, Student, Recharge sponsored by Nook Pods, Lacation, Prayer/Meditation)
9:00 AM 9:50 AM Education Block 5
10:00 AM 11:30 AM

Professional Development Brunch
at the Westin Hotel - Westmoreland Room (2nd Floor)

Geoffrey L. Cohen, Ph.D.
Belonging: The Science of Creating Connection and Bridging Divides

10:00 PM 12:00 PM Showcase 3: Trending Programs
12:00 PM 2:00 PM Lunch on your own
2:00 PM 2:50 PM Education Block 6
3:00 PM 4:30 PM Showcase 4: Spotlight
3:00 PM 6:00 PM Campus Activities Marketplace Open
6:00 PM 8:00 PM Dinner on your own
6:00 PM 10:00 PM Campus Activities Marketplace Exhibitor Load-out
7:15 PM 8:00 PM Leadership Fellows & Friends Reception
at the Westin Hotel - Westmoreland Room (2nd Floor)
8:00 PM 10:00 PM Monday Sponsored Showcase
sponsored by Aux Cord Wars
10:30 PM 11:30 PM

NACA Live After Party
games donated by Campus Game Night

at the Westin Hotel - Westmoreland Room (2nd Floor)


Schedule is tentative and subject to change.
All activities will take place at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, unless otherwise noted at the Heinz History Center or Westin Hotel.