Event Information

Conference Program and Map:

The full conference program is now available! (Click on the blue button below.)

Conference Program

Please also see our annotated campus map, which has the key conference sites marked for your convenience. 

Conference Schedule (subject to change):

Note that lunch on day two is included with your conference registration.

Day One (6/8/17) 

Writing Retreat

8:30am

9:00am-12:00pm

12:00pm-1:00pm

1:00pm-3:00pm

3:00pm-3:30pm

3:30pm-5:00pm

6:00pm-9:30pm

Welcome

Writing / Peer Discussion

Lunch

Writing / Peer Discussion

Break

Writing / Peer Discussion

Evening Welcome Event

Day Two (6/9/17)

Panels 

8:30am

9:00am-10:15am

10:30am-11:45am

12:00pm-2:00pm

2:15pm-3:30pm

3:45pm-5:00pm

Registration Opens

Coffee and Networking Hour

Session I (5 panels)

Lunch / Keynote

Session II (5 panels)

Session III (5 panels)

Day Three (6/10/17)

Panels

8:30am

9:00am-10:15am

10:30am-11:45am

12:00pm-2:00pm

2:00pm-5:00pm

Welcome

Session IV (5 panels)

Session V (5 panels)

Break for Lunch

Workshops (6 workshops)


Locations
 for all parts of the conference will be announced soon. 

Evening Welcome Event:

The first day of the conference will kick off with an evening event at M Asian Fusion Restaurant, sponsored by Cengage. At this event, appetizers (including vegetarian options), desserts, and soft drinks will be provided. 

M Asian Fusion Restaurant
98 S. Second Street
San Jose, CA 95113

Coffee and Networking Hour:

Our coffee and networking hour will begin at 9:00am on day two of the conference (June 9th). This event, which is sponsored by Norton, will give all conference participants a chance to chat, meet colleagues from other campuses, discuss possible collaborations, and view the exhibits. 

Lunch: 

Lunch will be provided on day two of the conference (June 9th) for anyone who registers before May 15. The cost is included in the conference registration fee, but we need final numbers before the event to ensure that we have enough for every attendee. Lunch will take place in the newly renovated SJSU student union.

Keynote speaker:

Our keynote speaker will be Asao Inoue, Associate Professor and Director of University Writing (University of Washington) and Assistant Chair of CCCC. He will speak during the lunch session on day two of the conference. 

Questions may be directed to the Local Arrangements Committee:
Composition-Conference@sjsu.edu