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2017 Education Summit Schedule

ALAS 14th Annual Education Summit
"Leadership: Stepping up to the Challenge"

October 11-14, 2017 | Houston, Texas
Marriott Westchase

Join us for the 2017 Education Summit, designed for educators from across the country to work together to address challenges in the education system, particularly those impacting Latinos. We provide a unique forum to engage in meaningful discussions and identify solutions that can be applied throughout the industry. 

*Updated September 28, 2017. Events and times subject to change.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

3:00-5:00 pmRegistration                                                                               

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

2:30-4:00 pmFocus Groups A
12:00-5:00 pmRegistration
1:00-2:30 pmLinking Latina Leaders (L3): An Inspirational Event (by invitation only)
4:00-5:30 pmSpeed Dating Session
6:00-7:30 pmALAS Welcome and Networking Reception
7:30-8:30 pmPost-Reception Event

 

Thursday, October 12, 2017

8:00–4:00 p.mRegistration
8:00-8:20 amContinental Breakfast
8:20-9:20 amCONCURRENT SESSIONS A
9:25-10:25 amCONCURRENT SESSIONS B
10:30-10:45 amBreak (Student Performance)
10:45-11:25 amShark Tank Pitches
11:30-12:00 pmShark Tank Presentations
12:15-2:00 pmOpening General Session and Luncheon
2:00-2:30 pmEd Camp Presentation
2:45-4:45 pmMatch Sessions
3:00-4:00 pmDistinguished Lecture Series
5:30-7:00 pmFiesta Reception: Tequila Taste n Talk

 

Friday, October 13, 2017

8:00–12:00 pmRegistration
8:00-9:30 amSecond General Session and Plated Breakfast (Keynote)
9:45-10:45 amCONCURRENT SESSIONS C
11:00-12:00 pmCONCURRENT SESSIONS D
12:00-1:30 pmThird General Session and Lifetime Achievement Award Luncheon (Keynote)
1:45-2:45 pmCONCURRENT SESSIONS E
2:45-3:00 pmBreak
3:00-4:00 pmEd Camp Breakfout Sessions
3:00-4:30 pmFocus Groups B
4:15-5:15 pmSLA Alumni Meeting
5:30-6:00 pmAwards Banquet Reception
6:00-6:30 pmPre-Banquet Reception
6:30-8:30 pmAwards Banquet Dinner

 

Saturday, October 14, 2017

8:30-10:30 amState Affiliates Taco Talk Breakfast