Conference Schedule

Conference Location:  Highline College, Des Moines, WA

Friday, October 20 (1:00 p.m. – 4 p.m.) Pre-conference Workshops – Check in opens at 12:30 p.m.  (room to be determined).

Saturday, October 21 (8:00 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.)

  • All day • Publishers’ Exhibits in Student Union
  • 7:45 a.m.-noon • Registration in Student Union
  • 8:00 – 8:45 a.m. • Coffee, beverages and light breakfast snacks in Publishers’ Exhibition Area
  • 8:50 – 9:00 a.m. • Welcome to the 2017 WAESOL Conference
  • 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. • Keynote Speaker, Linda Grant (Sponsored by National Geographic Learning)
  • 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 • Publishers’ Coffee Break in Publishers Exhibition Area
  • 10:30 – 11:15 a.m. • Concurrent Sessions I
  • 10:30 – 12:00 p.m. • 90 Minute Workshops
  • 11:30-12:15 p.m. • Concurrent Sessions II
  • 12:00 – 1:15 Lunch in Student Union • (included w/registration)
  • 12:45 – 1:15 WAESOL Annual Business Meeting (location TBD)
  • 1:30 – 2:15 p.m.• Concurrent Sessions III and Poster Sessions
  • 2:15 – 2:45 p.m. • Publishers’ Coffee Break in Publishers’ Exhibition Area
  • 2:45 – 3:30 Concurrent Sessions IV
  • 3:45 – 4:30 • Concurrent Sessions V
  • 4:30 • Hot Hors d’oeuvres • Grants & Awards, Publishers’ Raffle, Other Great Prizes!

OSPI clock hours are available for both the Friday Pre-conference Workshops and the Saturday conference.