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Tuesday, May 29

7:00 am–5:30 pmRegistration Open
8:00 am–12:15 pmPre-Conference Workshop #1
Completing CPB’s Annual Financial Report
12:15 pm–1:15 pmLunch on Your Own
1:15 pm–5:30 pmPre-Conference Workshop #2
Completing the SAS and SABS
5:30 pm–6:30 pmNewcomers Reception

Wednesday, May 30

8:00 am–5:00 pmRegistration Open
8:00 am–9:00 amBreakfast
9:00 am–10:30 am

Welcome and Opening Keynote

 

Handout

10:30 am–11:00 amRefreshment Break
11:00 am–12:15 pm

Track I

Compliance Requrements: Statutory and CSG

 

Track II

Own Your Own Professional Development

 

Handout

 

Track III

Measure Twice, Cut Once: Why Careful Planning Is Key to a Successful Database Conversion

 

Handout

12:30 pm–1:45 pmNetworking Lunch
2:00 pm–3:15 pm

Track I

OIG Update

 

Handout

 

Track II

Harnessing the Power of People With Brain Science

 

Handout

3:15 pm–3:45 pmRefreshment Break
3:45 pm–5:00 pmGeneral Session—Town Hall With CPB
6:00 pmBuses Depart From the Hotel Lobby
6:30 pm–10:00 pmReception and Dinner on the Queen Mary

Thursday, May 31

7:30 am–5:00 pmRegistration Open
8:15 am–8:45 amBreakfast
8:45 am–10:00 am

Track I

Creating PBS's Values

 

Track II

Reporting Indirect Administrative Support as NFFS

 

Track III

Leveraging the Collective Buying Power of Public Media to Drive Down Station Costs

10:00 am–10:30 amRefreshment Break
10:30 am–11:45 am

Track I

One or One Hundred...How Does Your Team Stand?

 

Handout

 

Track II

Strengthening Organizational Culture: Putting the Donor First

 

Handout

 

Track III

Master Control Panel Discussion

Noon–1:15 pmKeynote Lunch—Public Media: Imagining the Future
1:30 pm–2:45 pm

Track I

CPB: State of the System—Public Media Financial and Operational Results

 

Track II

Addressing and Mitigating Implicit Bias

 

Handout

2:45 pm–3:15 pmRefreshment Break
3:15 pm–4:30 pmSpecial General Session—Sexual Harassment and Protecting Your Staff
4:30 pm–5:30 pmMembership Meeting
5:30 pm–6:30 pmExhibitor Reception
7:15 pm–10:00 pmDine Arounds

Friday, June 1

8:00 am–11:30 amRegistration Open
8:00 am–8:45 amBreakfast
8:45 am–10:00 am

Track I

Succession Planning for the Lean Organization

 

Handout

 

Track II

Avoiding Copyright Infringement Liability in Productions, on Websites, and Via Social Media

 

Handout

 

Track III

Accounting Update

 

Handout

10:00 am–10:15 amRefreshment Break
10:15 am–11:30 amClosing Keynote