Fight the Power: Press Forward with Passion and Purpose

Schedule At A Glance

Subject to Change

Monday, Aug. 5  
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Student Multimedia Project & JShop Reception (Invitation Only)
Tuesday, Aug. 6  
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. Career Fair and Exhibition Move-In
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Interview & Executive Suites (Invitation Only)
10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Town Hall Meeting
Wednesday, Aug. 7  
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Registration & Welcome Center
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Book Store
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Chapter Day
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Learning Lab (All Day)
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Professional Development Sessions
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Student Multimedia Project
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. JShop (High School Journalism Workshop)
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Innovation Bubble
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Interview & Executive Suites (Invitation Only)
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon Career Fair and Exhibition Move-In
12:01 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Career Fair and Exhibition Opens
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Regional Caucuses
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Welcome Reception & Opening Ceremony
Thursday, Aug. 8  
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Registration & Welcome Center
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.  Professional Development Breakfasts
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Student Multimedia Project
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. JShop (High Journalism Workshop)
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Innovation Bubble
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Interview & Executive Suites (Invitation Only)
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Career Fair and Exhibition/Authors Showcase and Bookstore
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Newsmaker Plenary
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Task Force Meetings
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Professional Development Luncheons
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Professional Development Sessions
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Learning Labs (Invitation Only)
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Receptions
9:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. President's Reception (Invitation Only)
Friday, Aug. 9  
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Registration & Welcome Center
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Professional Development Breakfasts
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Learning Labs (All Day)
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Professional Development Sessions
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Student Multimedia Project
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. JShop (High School Journalism Workshop)
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Innovation Bubble
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Business Meeting
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Interview & Executive Suites (Invitation Only)
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Career Fair and Exhibition/Authors Showcase and Bookstore
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Hall of Fame Ceremony Luncheon (Ticket Required)
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Professional Development Luncheons
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Regional Caucuses
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. W.E.B. DuBois Plenary
6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Elections Press Conference
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Receptions
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Sam Lacy Sports Pioneer Awards
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Film Festival: Upfronts
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Arts and Entertainment Reception/Awards
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Founders' Reception (Invitation Only)
10:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. Sports Task Force Scholarship Jam (Ticket Required)
Saturday, Aug. 10  
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Professional Development Breakfasts
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Day of Service
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 5K/Run/Walk/Bike
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Registration & Welcome Center
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Bookstore
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Learning Labs (All Day)
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Professional Development Sessions
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Student Multimedia Project
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. JShop (High School Journalism Workshop)
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Innovation Bubble
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Interview & Executive Suites (Invitation Only)
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Film Festival Screenings
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Professional Development Luncheons
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Visual Task Force Photo Auction & Reception
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Salute Excellence Awards Gala (Ticket Required)
10:30 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. #NABJ20 DC Kickoff Party
Sunday, Aug. 11  
 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  Gospel Brunch (Ticket Required)
 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Board of Directors Meeting
Subject to Change

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