2019 GIA Conference
Cultural Intersections
Denver, CO  |  October 13–16

Conference Schedule at a Glance

Sunday, October 13

8:00 am
8:00 am
Single Day Preconference Sessions:
  • Philanthropic Imaginaries: Creating the funding landscape we need
  • Code Switching: The making of home with immigrant artists
  • Culture as Civic Practice: Exploring Denver’s civic and cultural communities
6:00 pm
6:00 pm
Newcomers Reception
7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Opening Reception with special spoken word youth performance

Monday, October 14

8:00 am
8:00 am
Breakfast Plenary:
IDEA LAB with Suzi Q. Smith, Bruce Odland, and Stephen Malloy Brackett & Garrett Ammon
10:00 am
10:00 am
Breakout Sessions
12:00 pm
12:00 pm
Luncheon Plenary:
Keynote by Yo-Yo Ma
2:00 pm
2:00 pm
Offsite & Onsite Breakout Sessions
8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Film Screening and discussion

Tuesday, October 15

8:00 am
8:00 am
Breakfast Plenary:
IDEA LAB with Anthony J. Garcia, Eyni Jama, and Phamaly Theatre Company
10:00 am
10:00 am
Breakout Sessions
12:00 pm
12:00 pm
Luncheon Plenary:
Keynote by Gregg Deal
2:00 pm
2:00 pm
Offsite & Onsite Breakout Sessions
6:30 pm
6:30 pm
Cultural Intersections Reception featuring live music and art market with local artists
Catering provided by Comal Heritage Food Incubator

Wednesday, October 16

8:00 am
8:00 am
Breakout Sessions
9:30 am
9:30 am
Breakfast Plenary
Keynote by Bryan Stevenson, with Agnes Gund
Special Performance by Motus Theater
11:30 am
11:30 am
Conference Wraps