Schedule

We are in the process of creating the daily schedule with the Keynote Speakers, Plenary Speakers, and Panel Discussions. These will be posted as they are confirmed.  In addition, we’ll be posting details on the entertainment we will be having for your enjoyment! Please check back as the Congress schedule takes shape. The daily schedule will follow the format below. The exceptions are the opening and closing days, and the free afternoon on Wednesday, a great opportunity to visit with friends, exchange work, or explore Chicago.

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  • 10:00
  • 11:00
  • 12:00
  • 1:00
  • 2:00
  • 3:00
  • 4:00
  • 5:00
  • 6:00
  • 7:00
  • 8:00
  • 9:00
  • 10:00
    Sun, July 29
  • 7:15 - 9:00
    Welcome to Chicago, Illinois!
  • 9:00 - 5:30
    Congress Check-In



    Get to know your way around Loyola University



    Meet With Friends



    Rest and Relax



    Work Exchange Time
  • 5:30 - 7:00
    Welcoming reception Upstairs Damen Center. Gather with your AT Colleagues for hor'dourves and drinks!
  • 7:15 - 9:30
    Opening Night Entertainment Welcome to Chicago! Keynote Speaker - David Hyde Pierce
    Mon, July 30
  • 7:00 - 8:00
    Tai Chi Chuan Running with Malcolm Yoga
  • 9:00 - 10:30
    Continuous Learning Session 1See website for details
  • 11:00 - 12:30
    KeynoteDr. Norman Doidge
  • 12:30 - 2:00
    Lunch
  • 2:00 - 4:00
    Workshops or Work ExchangeSee website for details
  • 4:30 - 6:00
    KeynoteDr. Norman Doidge
  • 6:00 - 7:30
    Dinner
  • 8:00 - 10:00
    Celebrating 50 Years of Teaching!
    Honoring teachers who have taught the AT 50 years+ with music and more...
    Tue, July 31
  • 7:00 - 8:00
    Tai Chi Chuan Running with Malcolm Yoga
  • 9:00 - 10:30
    Continuous Learning Session 1
  • 11:00 - 12:30
    PlenaryTed Dimon
  • 12:30 - 2:00
    Lunch
  • 2:00 - 4:00
    Workshops or Work Exchange
  • 4:30 - 6:00
    PlenaryJoan Schirle
  • 6:00 - 8:00
    Dinner
  • 7:30 - 8:30
    Meet the AuthorsMeet Alexander Technique Schools
  • 8:30 - 10:30
    EventDance party!
    Dessert and Cash Bar.
    Mundelein
    Wed, Aug 1
  • 7:00 - 8:00
    Tai Chi Chuan Running with Malcolm Yoga
  • 9:00 - 10:30
    Continuous Learning Session 2
  • 11:00 - 12:30
    KeynoteDr. Neil Shubin
  • 12:30 - 2:00
    Lunch
  • 2:00 - 8:00
    Free Afternoon



    Boat Ride with food/drink and entertainment (Must regisiter)



    Explore Chicago on your own



    Rest & Relax



    Work Exchange Time
  • 8:00 - 10:00
    EventEntertainment with Dance and Music
    Thu, Aug 2
  • 7:00 - 8:00
    Tai Chi Chuan Running with Malcolm Yoga
  • 9:00 - 10:30
    Continuous Learning Session 2
  • 11:00 - 12:30
    KeynoteRoshi Joan Halifax
  • 12:30 - 2:00
    Lunch
  • 2:00 - 4:00
    Workshops or Work Exchange
  • 4:30 - 6:00
    Various Panel Discussions Science
    Education
    Performance
    Business
  • 6:00 - 7:30
    Dinner
  • 8:00 - 10:00
    EventNon-Performance, Performance Night! For all who wish to perform. Panel of judges and door prizes!
    Fri, Aug 3
  • 7:00 - 8:00
    Tai Chi Chuan Running with Malcolm Yoga
  • 9:00 - 10:30
    Continuous Learning Session 3
  • 11:00 - 12:30
    PlenaryDr. Rajal Cohen
  • 12:30 - 2:00
    Lunch
  • 2:00 - 4:00
    Workshops or Work Exchange
  • 4:30 - 6:00
    Various Panel Discussions Science
    Education
    Performance
    Business
  • 6:00 - 7:30
    Dinner
  • 8:00 - 11:00
    Event Evening Closing Celebration. Hors D'oeuvres, Dessert and Cash Bar. Chicago Dance Band. Let's Party!
    Sat, Aug 4
  • 7:00 - 8:00
    Tai Chi Chuan Running with Malcolm Yoga
  • 9:00 - 10:30
    Continuous Learning Session 3
  • 11:00 - 12:30
    Keynote(Special Guest) Parting Words & Ceremony
  • 12:30 - 2:00
    Closing CeremonySafe Travels Home!