COABE Conference 2020

Conference Schedule

2020 COABE Conference

2020 Conference Schedule

The tentative schedule for the 2020 COABE National Conference that will be held in Baltimore, Maryland on August 16–19, 2020 at the Baltimore Waterfront Marriott is now available. All events and times are subject to changecheck back regularly for the latest schedule and details about conference events.  

Sunday, August 16, 2020 (Preconferences)

  • Preconference Registration7:00 am–8:30 am, Grand Foyer West (Third Level)
  • Preconference Half-Day Morning Session8:30 am–11:30 am
  • Preconference Full-Day Session8:30 am–3:30 pm
  • Lunch for Pre-conference Attendees Ticketed Event11:30am – 12:30pm
  • Preconference Half-Day Afternoon Session12:30 pm–3:30 pm
  • Regional Rep Meetings4:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Exhibitor Set-Up4:00 pm–8:00 pm

Monday, August 17, 2020

  • Attendee Registration 7:00am – 5:00pm
  • New Attendees Meeting7:00am – 7:45am
  • Session 18:00am – 9:15am
  • Opening General Session9:30am – 10:45pm
  • Exhibits Grand Opening/Snack Break – Exhibit Hall10:45 am–11:45 am
  • Session 211:45am – 1:00pm
  • Lunch on your own1:00pm – 2:00pm
  • Session 32:00pm – 3:15pm
  • Snack Break - Exhibit Hall3:15pm – 3:45pm
  • Session 43:45pm – 5:00pm
  • Strand Partners’ Meeting3:45pm – 5:00pm
  • Presidents’ Welcome Reception Ticketed Event 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

  • Registration 8:00am – 5:00pm
  • Exhibit Area Open8:00am – 5:00pm
  • Session 58:00am – 9:15am
  • General Session9:30am - 10:45am
  • Snack Break - Exhibit Hall 10:45 am–11:45 am
  • Session 611:45am – 1:00pm
  • Lunch on your own1:00pm – 2:00pm
  • Session 72:00pm – 3:15pm
  • State Association Meeting2:00pm – 3:15pm
  • Snack Break - Exhibit Hall3:15pm – 3:45pm
  • Session 83:45pm – 5:00 pm
  • Inner Harbor Dinner Cruise Ticketed Event6:30pm – 9:00pm

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

  • Registration 8:00am – 10:00am
  • Exhibit Area Open8:00am – 2:00pm
  • Session 98:00am – 9:15am
  • General Session9:30am – 10:45am
  • Snack Break - Exhibit Hall 10:45am - 11:15am
  • Session 1011:15am – 12:30pm
  • Lunch on your own12:30pm – 1:30pm
  • Session 111:30pm – 2:45pm

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Dollar General

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Tyson Foods

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Essential Education

Diamond Sponsor

Aztec Software

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Burlington English

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GED Testing Services

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Amazon

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Learning Upgrade

Platinum Sponsor

Paxen Publishing

Bronze Sponsor

US Census Bureau