Schedule at a Glance

Schedule at a Glance

 

Pre-Conference Events

Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 1 pm CT: Insider’s Guide to 2023 Folk Alliance International Conference

Tuesday, January 10, 2023, 4 pm – 6 pm CT: One-on-One Networking Meetings 

Thursday, January 12, 2023, 11 am – 1 pm CT : One-on-One Networking Meetings 

Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 4 pm – 6 pm CT: One-on-One Networking Meetings 

Wednesday, January 18, 2023, 5 pm – 7 pm CT: Folk DJs Unlocked (register here)

Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 9 am – 11 am CT: One-on-One Networking Meetings

 

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2023

10 am – 2:30 pm CT: Compose Your Career x FAI (in-person only)

3 pm – 4 pm CT: First Timer’s Orientation

7 pm – 9 pm CT: International Folk Music Awards

10:30 pm – 3 am CT: Private Showcases (in-person only)


 

Thursday, Feb 2, 2023

9 am – 9:30 am CT: All Regions Coffee and Gathering

9:30 am – 10:30 am CT: Regional Gatherings

10:30 am – 11:15 am CT: Feature Presentation 

10:30 am – 12:30 pm CT: Panels & Gatherings

11:30 am – 1 pm CT: Black American Music Summit Day 1

12 pm – 4 pm CT: Exhibit Hall

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm CT: Valerie June Keynote Address, Artist In Residence

2:30 pm – 4:30 pm CT: Panels & Gatherings

6 pm – 10 pm CT: Official Showcases

10:30 pm – 3 am CT: Private Showcases 

 
 

Friday, Feb 3, 2023

9 am – 10am CT: First Timers Coffee and Conversation 

9:30 am – 11:30 am CT: Conference of Conferences (closed door session)

10 am – 12 pm CT: Meet the Folk DJs

10 am – 1 pm CT: Panels & Gatherings

12 pm – 4 pm CT: Exhibit Hall

12 pm – 1:30 pm CT: Black American Music Summit Day 2

2 pm – 3 pm CT: Wisdom of the Elders

2 pm – 4:30 pm CT: Panels & Gatherings

6 pm – 10 pm CT: Official Showcases

10:30 pm – 3 am CT: Private Showcases 
 

Saturday, Feb 4, 2023

10 am – 11:00 am CT: ​​CommUNITY Gathering: Meet the Team

11 am – 1 pm CT: House Concerts Unlocked

11 am – 1 pm CT: Panels & Gatherings 

12 pm – 4 pm CT: Exhibit Hall

12 pm – 1:30 pm CT: Black American Music Summit Day 2

2 pm – 4:30 pm CT: Panels & Gatherings

2 pm – 4 pm CT: Archive Challenge

6 pm – 10 pm CT: Official Showcases

10:30 pm – 3 am CT: Private Showcases 
 

Sunday, Feb 5, 2023

10 am – 12 pm CT: Songs of Hope, Songs of Change

8 pm CT: Closing Party (venue TBD)