NCEA 2020 Schedule-at-a-Glance

The NCEA Convention & Expo is the largest private education association gathering in the world. Those participating represent all aspects of Catholic school and faith-based education from preschool, elementary, secondary, adult education, colleges and universities. The Convention is a time to celebrate, to acquire new knowledge, and to renew your spirit. Baltimore is just the place for that to happen to you!

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*The below schedule is subject to change.  Please check back often for any updates!*

Monday, April 13
Location
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Exhibitor Set Up Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Hall E
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Registration and Badge Pick Up Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Swing Hall
1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Advisory Council Lunch & Meetings
By Invitation Only
6:00 - 10:00 p.m.
President's Reception & Dinner
By Invitation Only

 

Tuesday, April 14 Location
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Registration and Badge Pickup Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Swing Hall
7:00 - 9:00 a.m. Exhibitor Set Up Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Hall E
8:15 - 9:30 a.m.  Opening Eucharistic Liturgy Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Hall F
 9:30 - 10:15 a.m. Coffee in Expo Hall Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Hall E
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Expo / NCEA Central Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Hall E
10:30 a.m. - Noon  Opening Ceremonies and General Session Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Hall F  
 9:30 - 10:15 a.m.  #CatholicEdChat Tweet-Up  Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Hall E
Noon - 1:30 p.m. Lunch Available for Purchase Baltimore Convention Center
1:30 - 2:45 p.m. Professional Development Sessions Baltimore Convention Center, Level 200
3:15 - 4:45 p.m. Professional Development Sessions Baltimore Convention Center, Level 200
5:00 - 5:45 p.m. Special Interest Group Receptions  Hilton Baltimore 
*Advanced Registration Required
 
6:00 - 6:45 p.m. Lead. Learn. Proclaim. Awards. Reception* Hilton Baltimore 
7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Lead. Learn. Proclaim. Awards. Dinner* Hilton Baltimore 

 

NCEA Lead. Learn. Proclaim. Awards Dinner

NCEA has a longstanding tradition of honoring and recognizing excellence and distinguished service in Catholic school education.  We will recognize the awardees of the 2020 Lead. Learn. Proclaim. Awards at a dinner on Tuesday, April 14.  Tickets may be purchased during registration or added to your existing registration through the Registration Resource Center.  Nominate someone by November 15, 2019

 

Wednesday, April 15
Location
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Registration and Badge Pickup  
Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Swing Hall
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Morning Liturgy Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Hall F
 9:00 - 11:30 a.m. CHESCS Meeting By Invitation Only 
 8:45 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.  Marketing, Admissions, Retention and Cultivation for Catholic Schools (MARC) Seminar  Hilton Baltimore
* Separate registration required 
8:45 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Expo Hall / NCEA Central
Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Hall E
9:00 - 10: 15 a.m. Professional Development Sessions Baltimore Convention Center, Level 200
10:45 - Noon. Professional Development Sessions Baltimore Convention Center, Level 200
12:00 - 1:15 p.m. Lunch available for purchase Baltimore Convention Center
12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Special Event Lunches Hilton Baltimore
*Ticket Purchase Required
2:00 - 3:15 p.m. Professional Development Sessions   
Baltimore Convention Center, Level 200
3:45 - 5:00 p.m. Professional Development Sessions Baltimore Convention Center, Level 200
5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Expo Hall Reception Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Hall E

 

NCEA Special Event Lunches

Wednesday, 12:00-1:30 PM
Hilton Baltimore

Various lunch events will be available on Wednesday that will offer opportunities for networking, learning and more.  Ticket purchase is required and tickets may be purchased during registration or added to your existing registration through the Registration Resource Center.  Lunches offered include;
     - Elementary School Leaders Keynote Luncheon
     - Secondary School Leaders Keynote Luncheon
     - Teacher Lunch and Learn 

Registration Resource Center

Thursday, April 16
Location
8:00 - 10: 45 a.m.
NCEA President's Breakfast/ Conversations in Leadership Hilton Baltimore, By Invitation Only
8:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Registration and Badge Pickup
Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Swing Hall 
8:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Expo Hall / NCEA Central Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Hall F
9:00 - 10:45 a.m.
Professional Development Sessions
Baltimore Convention Center, Level 200
10:45 - 11:15 a.m. Prize Card Announcements 
Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Hall F  
11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Professional Development Sessions
Baltimore Convention Center, Level 200
12:45 - 2:00 p.m. Closing Ceremonies & Eucharistic Liturgy Baltimore Convention Center, Level 100, Hall F

 

Professional Development Sessions
Professional Development Sessions
NCEA 2018 Final Program
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