Schedule-at-a-Glance

Schedule subject to change. Updated Sept. 15, 2017.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

5:30pm-6pmVolunteer Orientation
6pm-9pmTote Bag Stuffing
9pm-11pmPost Tote Bag Stuffing Party

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

TBDMerch
11am-11pmRegistration, Information
2pm-5pmExhibit Hall Setup (exhibitors only)
TBDFirst Timers Meeting
TBDPrivate Showcase Presenter Meeting
6pm-7pmOpening Reception - offsite at the Folly Theatre
7pm-9pmInternational Folk Music Awards - offsite at the Folly Theatre
10pm-4amPrivate Showcases

Thursday, February 15, 2018

8am-11pmRegistration, Information
8:30am-9amCoffee with the Board
9am-10amAnnual General Meeting
10am-12pmExhibit Hall Setup (exhibitors only)
10am-1pmGlobal Summits
TBDVolunteer Orientation
10am-5pmHealth Fair
10:30am-12pmMentorship Meetings
12pm-4pmMerch
12pm-4pmExhibit Hall Open
TBDPrivate Showcase Presenter Meeting
1pm-2:15pmPanel Sessions
2pm-4pmDaytime Private Showcases
2:30pm-3:45pmPanel Sessions
4pm-5:30pmFolk DJ Event
6pm-10:30pmOfficial Showcases
10:30pm-4amPrivate Showcases

Friday, February 16, 2018

9am-10:30amRegional Breakfast & Meetings
9am-11pmRegistration, Information
10am-4:15pmMusic Camp - at the adjacent Sheraton Hotel
10am-5pmHealth Fair
10:30am-12pmMentorship Meetings
11am-12:15pmPanel Sessions
12pm-4pmMerch
12pm-4pmExhibit Hall Open
1pm-2:15pmPanel Sessions
2pm-4pmDaytime Private Showcases
2:30pm-3:45pmPanel Sessions
4pm-5pmPeer Sessions
6pm-10:30pmOfficial Showcases
10:30pm-4amPrivate Showcases

Saturday, February 17, 2018

9am-5pmRegistration, Information
9am-10amFirst Timers Continental Breakfast
10am-4:15pmMusic Camp - at the adjacent Sheraton Hotel
10:30am-11:45amPanel Sessions
11am-11pmMerch
12pm-4pmExhibit Hall Open
1pm-2:15pmPanel Sessions
2pm-4pmDaytime Private Showcases
2pm-11pmSilent Auction
2:30pm-3:45pmPanel Sessions
6pm-10:30pmOfficial Showcases
10:30pm-4amPrivate Showcases

Sunday, February 18, 2018

TBDSongwriters Event
10am-4:15pmMusic Camp - at the adjacent Sheraton Hotel
10am-5pmKansas City Folk Festival - Westin Ballroom Level
7pm-11:30pmClosing Party - offsite venue

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Mission Statement

The mission of Folk Alliance International is to nurture, engage, and empower the international folk music community - traditional and contemporary, amateur and professional - through education, advocacy and performance.

Additional Conference Events

2018 FAI Conference

DATE: February 14-18, 2018

LOCATION: Westin Crown Center Hotel, Kansas City, MO, USA

UPCOMING DATES: 

Contact

816.221.3655