2017 Conference Schedule

Friday June 9

3:00 pm                      Hotel check in                                                                          The H Hotel
3:30-4:00 pm              Registration                                                                             MCFTA
4:00-4:15 pm              Conference welcome                                                              The Founders Room
4:15-5:15 pm              Professional Development Session 1                                 The Founders Room
Sensory Friendly Performances
5:15-6:15 pm              Professional Development Session 2                                 The Founders Room
Work/Life Balance for Arts Administrators
6:30-8:15 pm              Cocktails & Welcome Dinner (cash bar)                                 Indigo III, The H Hotel
                                   Networking: Continued – Bar Oxygen at H Hotel open until midnight

Saturday June 10

8:15-8:45 am              Breakfast & Networking                                                           MCFTA
8:45-10:15 am            Professional Development Session 3                                 The Founders Room
Welcome to the Deal
10:15-10:30 am          Break

10:30-11:30 am          Professional Development Session 4                                 The Founders Room
                                   Donor Growth and Retention: Come in and stay for a while!                             

11:30-12:00 pm          Facility tour of MCFTA

12:00-12:45 pm          Lunch                                                                                      The Founders Room
12:45-1:45 pm            Professional Development Session 5                                 The Founders Room
Trends in Grant Making
2:00-3:15 pm              The Cashore Marionettes performance                                  MCFTA Little Theatre
3:30-4:30 pm              Keynote Address                                                                  The Founders Room
Greg Weber, Tulsa Opera
4:30-5:15 pm              Michigan Presenters Member Meeting                               The Founders Room


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*Schedule and speakers subject to change