2017 Conference Schedule

Whatever your apartment housing role, our conference sessions are designed to help you learn and grow! Explore the full schedule below, or use the filters to narrow it down by session type or conference day. To see the track in which the session belongs, simply expand it using the "+" symbol. 

Thursday, June 22

Opening General Session: Michael Phelps

Phelps is the most decorated swimmer in history, capturing a total of 28 medals--including a record-setting 23 gold medals--during the course of his career. He has also established the Michael Phelps Foundation, launched his owned competitive swimwear brand and published two autobiographies and a children's book! With his reputation for steely calm, laser focus and racing toward his dreams, Phelps will truly inspire and impress!


Michael Phelps
Job Title: 
Swimming Legend, Entrepreneur & Author

Friday, June 23

Friday General Session: Robin Roberts
Co-Anchor of ABC’s “Good Morning America,” award-winning journalist & author

She’s inspired millions through her professional career and personal story, and, now, she’s coming to inspire you. NAA is thrilled to present Robin Roberts, Co-Anchor of ABC’s “Good Morning America,” as our Friday General Session Speaker.

With Roberts at the helm, “Good Morning America” has won four Emmy Awards for Outstanding Morning Program. She has conducted interviews with countless newsmakers, musicians, authors, athletes and celebrities as well as extensively reported on important topics across the globe. In 2014, Roberts was honored with the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism, inducted into the Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame and named one of Glamour’s Women of the Year. She has also been on the Hollywood Reporter’s New York Power List multiple times, and was voted the “Most Trusted Person on Television” by a Reader’s Digest poll in 2013.

In addition to her impressive career, Roberts’ is a breast cancer survivor and battled the life-threatening disease, MDS or myelodysplastic syndrome, inspiring millions with her remarkable story.

Prepare to be uplifted —personally and professionally—by her awe-inspiring journey.



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