Daily Schedule for the 2017 Life Story Symposium


The Life Story Symposium, September 24-27, 2017, at the Intercontinental Riverfront Saint Paul Hotel


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The 2017 Life Story Symposium has been planned to help you Connect, Learn and Prosper.

New members will absorb helpful tips about starting and running a personal history business. Experienced members will learn how to take their businesses to the next level. Everyone will have daily opportunities to network with colleagues, learning more about the profession of personal history and the many ways in which it is practiced. Those who have attended APH conferences in the past will be intrigued by the new format and rich content.

Sunday, September 24

8:00 am - 4:00 pm APH Board Meeting
1:00 - 5:00 pm Onsite Registration
4:00 - 4:45 pm Orientation
5:00 - 6:30 pm Welcome Reception
6:30 - 10:30 pm Dine-Arounds (sign up to have dinner at a local restaurant, with others who are interested in a particular topic)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday, September 25

8:00 - 9:00 am Breakfast Discussion with Table Hosts: "Expectations"
9:00 - 10:30 am Keynote Presentation: Kerri Miller, Minnesota Public Radio
10:45 am - 12:15 pm Learning Lab
12:15 - 1:45 pm Lunch on your own with colleagues and new friends
1:45 - 2:30 pm Short Course tracks for New and Experienced Businesses (details will be announced in the coming weeks)
2:45 - 3:30 pm Short Course tracks for New and Experienced Businesses (details will be announced in the coming weeks)
3:45 - 5:30 pm "The APH Connections Fair," an interactive opportunity to look at other APH members' work and explore vendor products
6:00 - 9:00 pm Dine-Arounds (sign up to have dinner at a local restaurant, with others who are interested in a particular topic)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, September 26

8:00 - 9:45 am Annual APH Business Meeting, breakfast with table hosts and a discussion of "what APH member benefits are you using?"
10:00 - 11:15 am Learning Lab
11:30 am - 12:15 pm Short Course tracks for New and Experienced Businesses (details will be announced in the coming weeks)
12:30 - 1:45 pm Lunch on your own with colleagues and new friends
2:00 - 2:45 pm Short Course tracks by product types and skills (details will be announced in the coming weeks)
3:00 - 3:45 pm Short Course tracks by product types and skills (details will be announced in the coming weeks)
4:00 - 6:00 pm "The Screening Room" (watch videos produced by APH members; there will be popcorn!)
6:00 - 9:00 pm Dine-Arounds (sign up to have dinner at a local restaurant, with others who are interested in a particular topic)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, September 27

8:30 am - 10:30 am Brunch with table hosts and a panel discussion on "The Future of Personal History"
11:00 am on Optional Field Trips in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area

 

 

 

 

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Contact conference@personalhistorians.org for more information.