MSA FORWARD Schedule at a Glance

All sessions and events will be held at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland unless otherwise noted.

Thursday, April 23
12:00 pm – 6:00 pm Registration & Membership Desks Open
9:00 am – 4:00 pm Full Day Learning Excursions
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Volunteer and First Timer Reception (Located at Hilton Cleveland Downtown)
Friday, April 24
7:00 am – 5:30 pm Registration & Membership Desks Open
8:00 am – 12:00 pm Boot Camp & Exclusive Education Sessions
8:00 am – 11:30 am Half Day Learning Excursions
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch on Own
1:00 pm – 2:30  pm Welcome & Opening General Session
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Museum Store Discussion Group (size) – INSTITUTION ONLY
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Chapter Meetings
5:45 pm – 7:00 pm MSA NEXT Reception
Saturday, April 25
7:00 am – 5:30 pm Registration & Membership Desks Open
7:30 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast & Exhibit Hall 101
8:00 am – 9:00 am General Session
9:00 am – 9:15 am Networking Break
9:15 am – 10:15 am Breakout Sessions
10:15 am – 10:30 am Networking Break
10:30 am – 11:30 am Breakout Sessions
11:30 am – 1:20 pm Membership Meeting & Luncheon
1:30 pm – 1:45 pm Exhibit Floor Ribbon Cutting
1:30 pm – 6:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Networking Break on Show Floor
6:30 pm – 9:30 pm MSA Networking Gala and Silent Auction (Located at Hilton Cleveland Downtown)
Sunday, April 26
7:00 am – 5:00 pm Registration & Membership Desks Open
7:30 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:00 am – 9:00 am General Session
9:00 am – 4:30 pm Exhibit Hall Open
10:45 am – 11:15 am Networking Break on Show Floor
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch on Show Floor
1:00 pm – 1:30 pm Buyers Choice Award Announcements
3:0 pm – 3:30 pm Networking Break on Show Floor
4:40 pm – 5:30 pm Lightning Breakouts
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Chapter Officer Think Tank
Monday, April 27
7:30 am – 12:00 pm Registration & Membership Desks Open
7:30 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:00 am – 9:00 am Museum Store Discussion Groups (type) – OPEN TO ALL
9:15 am – 10:15 am Breakouts
10:15 am – 10:30 am Networking Break
10:30 am – 11:30 am Breakouts
11:30 am – 12:45 pm Closing Luncheon and Awards Ceremony
1:30 pm – 5:00 pm Half Day Learning Excursions