Keeping Attuned with Children & Families:
Conference Schedule At-a-Glance

Saturday July 15, 2017
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
FFTA Council of Chapter Chairs' Meeting
Sunday July 16, 2017
11:00 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. Conference Registration
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Concurrent Workshops
3:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Refreshment Break
Sponsored by The Bair Foundation
3:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Opening Session, Speaker: Sixto Cancel
Sponsored by Casey Family Programs
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. FFTA Committee and Chapter Meetings
Monday July 17, 2017
7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Conference Registration
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by Devereux
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Keynote Address, Speaker: Bryan Samuels 
Sponsored by The MENTOR Network
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Refreshment Break
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.    Concurrent Workshops
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.   

 
Banquet Luncheon
Co-sponsored by The Bair Foundation, Pressley Ridge, 
Lilliput Families, and KVC Health Systems
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Concurrent Workshops
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Refreshment Break
Co-sponsored by 
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Nonmember Refreshment Break
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Concurrent Workshops
5:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. FFTA Chapter Development Workshop
5:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.

Foster Parent Reception
Sponsored by Family Care Network, Inc.
Tuesday July 18, 2017
7:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Conference Registration
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by our Conference Exhibitors
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Concurrent Workshops
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
  

Refreshment Break
Co-sponsored by CARF International,
Centerstone and Dominos
10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Concurrent Workshops
12:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Optional Networking Luncheon with Gerald Nebeker
Sponsored by Casey Family Programs  
1:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Concurrent Workshops
2:15 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting
3:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


Refreshment Break
Sponsored by The Dave Thomas Foundation and 
The Children's Shelter
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Concurrent Workshops
5:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Open Evening Meeting, Lead by Amelia Franck Meyer, MS, MSW
Wednesday July 19, 2017
7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Conference Registration
7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.

Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by The Annie E. Casey Foundation
8:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Concurrent Workshops
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Refreshment Break
10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Concurrent Workshops