On 5/13, ILA 2018 registration and hotels will be unavailable from 12:00 PM–9:00 PM ET for site maintenance.

Thank You for Joining Us at ILA 2019!

Schedule at a Glance

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

12:00 PM–6:00 PM On-Site Registration

 

Thursday, October 10, 2019 — Institute Day

7:00 AM–6:00 PM On-Site Registration
7:00 AM–6:00 PM ILA Central & ILA Resource Lounge hours
8:00 AM–4:00 PM Institute Day
1:00 PM–4:00 PM Edcamp Literacy (free, ticketed event; requires a purchased name badge for early access to the Exhibit Hall)
4:00 PM–6:00 PM Welcome to ILA 2019 Event
4:00 PM–6:00 PM Exhibit Hall hours

 

Friday, October 11, 2019 — Core Conference

7:00 AM–5:00 PM On-Site Registration
7:00 AM–7:45 AM First-Timers Event
7:00 AM–6:00 PM ILA Central & ILA Resource Lounge hours
8:00 AM–9:30 AM ILA General Session
9:30 AM–5:00 PM Exhibit Hall hours
10:00 AM–6:00 PM Core Conference
Concurrent Sessions
7:00 PM–10:00 PM Literacy Night at Mardi Gras World (ticketed event)

 

Saturday, October 12, 2019 — Core Conference

7:00 AM–5:00 PM On-Site Registration
7:00 AM–6:00 PM ILA Central & ILA Resource Lounge hours
8:00 AM–3:00 PM Exhibit Hall hours
9:00 AM–10:00 AM ILA Annual Business Meeting
9:00 AM–6:00 PM Core Conference
Concurrent Sessions
3:00 PM–4:30 PM Research Address
7:00 PM–10:00 PM ILA 2019 Awards and Reception

 

Sunday, October 13, 2019 — Children's Literature Day

7:00 AM–11:00 AM On-Site Registration
7:00 AM–2:00 PM ILA Central & ILA Resource Lounge hours
7:00 AM–4:00 PM Book Sales
8:00 AM–4:00 PM Children's Literature Day (includes lunch)
8:00 AM–9:00 AM Morning Keynotes
9:15 AM–11:15 AM Morning Sessions
11:30 AM–1:00 PM Lunch and Awards
1:15 PM–3:15 PM Afternoon Workshops
1:15 PM–3:15 PM Author Meetups
(ticketed event)
3:30 PM–4:00 PM Author Signings

 

Please note: This tentative schedule is subject to change. New events will be added as times are finalized.