Schedule at a Glance



Pre-conference Workshops (pre-registration required) 


Registration Opens 
Pre-conference Workshops (pre-registration required)
NAI Board of Directors Meeting
NAI Section Meetings 
First-Timers/Mentor Meeting 
Welcome Reception at the Denver Zoo (ticketed event) 


Continental Networking Breakfast (for attendees staying at hotel)
Keynote Speaker: Mike Catches Enemy, Tintetunwan Lakota
Concurrent Sessions 
NAI Region Meetings
Lunch on Your Own 
Scholarship Lunch (invitation only)
Coffee Break
Resource Expo Opening Reception 
Special Evening Events (ticketed events)


NAI 5K Fun Run
Resource Expo 
Coffee with Exhibitors (grab a cup of coffee and visit with exhibitors!)
Silent Auction in the Resource Expo
Market Place of Ideas in Resource Expo
Conversation Pit in Resource Expo
Concurrent Sessions
Agency Meetings
Lunch on Your Own
Coffee Break
Resource Expo Closing Reception & Silent Auction
Federal Agency Excellence in Interpretation Awards 


Annual Business Report
Keynote: Nina S. Roberts, Ph.D., Professor, SF State University 
Lunch on Your Own 
Concurrent Sessions
Peer Reviewer Reception (invitation only) 
NAI Awards Banquet and Reception (ticketed event) 


Educational Offsite Sessions (ticketed events)



NAI National Conference

Denver Colorado
November 12–16, 2019

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