Agenda

 

 

 

Thursday, June 26

Friday, June 27

10:00 pm

Feminist Flicks

  • Miss Representation

 

Saturday, June 28

 

Sunday, June 29

 

Time Activity
3:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Registration

Time Activity
8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Registration

8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Ask NOW Kiosk

  • 8:30 am – 12:00 pm: Field Department
  • 2:15 pm – 4:30 pm: Communications Department
9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Exhibitors and Vendors

9:30 am – 3:00 pm

Press Credentialing

10:00 am

Opening Plenary

Welcome: Terry O’Neill, NOW President

Panelists:

  • Geraldine Salazar, Sante Fe, NW, County Clerk, Former NOW Board Member
  • Georgene Louis, Representative, New Mexico State Legislature
10:15 am -10:30 am

Keynote Plenary

    • Keynote Address: U.S. Representative Donna Edwards

 

  • Additional Remarks: LaDonna Harris, Americans for Indian Opportunity
10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Plenary Panel

Moderator: LaDonna Harris, Americans for Indian Opportunity

Panelists:

  • Avis Jones DeWeever, Incite Unlimited
  • Kaolin, Feminist Activist
  • Sanita Jackson, Keep Hope Alive Radio
  • Liz Schuler, AFL-CIO
  • Irene Vasquez, University of New Mexico
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Break (go get your lunch for the brown bag)

12:30 pm – 1:45 pm

Brown Bag Lunch Forum on Economic Justice

Moderator: Terry O’Neill, NOW President

Panelists:

  • Annie Hill, Communication Workers of America
  • Dara Richardson-Heron, YWCA
  • Pramila Jayapal, We Belong Together
  • Martha Burk, Center for Advancement of Public Policy
  • Nancy Lopez, University of New Mexico
2:00 pm – 3:15 pm

Breakout Sessions

  • Re-energizing the ERA and Putting Diversity at the Center
  • Radical Relationships: Allyship and Solidarity in Social Justice Work
  • How to Increase Support for Marriage Equality Within and Beyond Communities of Color
  • Feminist Flicks: Saving Face
3:25 pm – 4:40 pm

Breakout Sessions

  • Victory in Albuquerque: Building a Successful Coalition
  • Transgender Know Your Rights
  • Global Feminism Movement Building in the Americas
  • Engaging Men to End Violence Against Women
  • Feminist Flicks: LaDonna Harris: Indian 101
4:50 pm – 6:05 pm

Plenary Panel: Young Feminists at the Intersections

Moderator: Chitra Panjabi, NOW Membership Vice President

Panelists:

  • Janaye Ingram, National Action Network
  • Sandra Kim, Everyday Feminism
  • Atima Omara, Young Democrats of America
  • Isha Punja, NOW Club at Northwood High School
  • Eesha Pandit, Writer/Activist
6:15 pm – 7:30 pm

Breakout Sessions

  • Women of Color in Academia: Seeking Allies in Our Fight Against Workplace Inequality and Discrimination
  • Proactive Policy Approaches to Advancing Reproductive Health, Justice, and Rights
  • How to End Gender Based Discrimination in Pay and Keep the Promise of Ensuring Quality and Equity in Child Care for Working Families
  • Building Solidarity with Latinas: Solidifying Cross Generational Strength to Further Advance the Feminist Movement
  • Feminist Flicks: After Tiller
7:30 pm

Dinner on Your Own/Special Constituency Caucuses

8:00 pm

Regional Caucuses

8:45 pm

Open Mic Night

  • Hosted by Albuquerque NOW
8:30 pm

Feminist Flicks

  • Feminist: Stories from Women’s Liberation
Time Activity
7:00 am – 8:00 am

Yoga with Grace Welch

8:00 am – 9:00 am

NOW 101

8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Registration

9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Ask NOW Kiosk

  • 9:00 am – 12:30 pm: Membership Department
  • 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm: Government Relations Department
9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Exhibitors and Vendors

9:30 am – 3:00 pm

Press Credentialing

9:00 am – 10:15 am

Breakout Sessions

  • Engaging All Stakeholders to Achieve Statewide Policy Changes to End Sexual Exploitation
  • Respect the Bump: Fighting for Pregnancy Fairness at Walmart
  • Online Organizing 201: Using the Internet to Augment Offline Activism
  • The Lack of Emergency Contraception for Native American Women Constitutes a Human Rights Violation
  • Walking the Walk – NOW Political Activism: Working to Elect Feminists While Staying True to Feminist Values
  • Feminist Flicks: Mothers of Bedford
10:25 am – 11:40 am

Plenary Panel: Emerging Issues and Building the Movement

Moderator: Terry O’Neill, NOW President

Panelists:

  • Monica Simpson, SisterSong
  • Kimberly Inez McGuire, National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health
  • Miriam Yeung, National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum
  • Shireen Mitchell, National Council of Women’s Organizations
  • Adelita Medina, Alianza-National Latino Alliance for the Elimination of Domestic Violence
11:40 am – 12:10 pm

Break (go get your lunch for the brown bag)

12:10 pm – 1:25 pm

PAC Brown Bag Lunch

Moderator: Bonnie Grabenhofer, NOW Action Vice President

Panelists:

  • Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham
  • Patricia Ireland, National Organization for Women
  • Kimberly Peeler-Allen, Higher Heights for America
  • Ambassador Carol Moseley Braun, National Organization for Women
  • Christine Sierra, Southwest Hispanic Research Institute
1:35 pm – 2:50 pm

Breakout Sessions

  • What’s up with New Mexico: Criminal Justice Involved Women in New Mexico
  • Foresight 2020: Political Strategies for Feminist Progress
  • The Basics for Grassroots Lobbying
  • Religion, Race and Female Oppression
  • Feminist Flicks: Searching 4 Sandeep
3:00 pm – 4:15 pm

Breakout Sessions

  • Through Her Eyes: How Social Media Has and Can Continue to Facilitate Better Understanding Among Women of Color
  • Building the Pipeline: Recruiting and Electing Young Women and Women of Color to Public Office
  • The Spirit of Change: Working the Racial Equality Muscle
  • Economic Independence for Survivors of Domestic Violence: We Can Make One Billion Rising
  • Feminist Flicks: 1912: Breaking the Silence
4:25pm – 5:40 pm

Issues Hearings

  • Emerging & Other Issues
  • Reproductive Rights & Justice
  • Economic Justice
  • Ending Violence Against Women
5:50 pm – 7:05 pm

Issues Hearings

  • Racial Justice
  • LGBT Rights
  • Constitutional Rights
  • Disibility Rights
7:15 pm – 8:15 pm

Bylaws Discussion Forum

8:15 pm

Dinner on Your Own

8:45 pm

PAC Reception & Dance Party

  • Musical Guests: Hotflashes
8:30 pm

Feminist Flicks

  • ANITA: Speaking Truth to Power
10:00 pm

Feminist Flicks

  • Girls Rising
Time Activity
7:00 am – 8:00 am

Yoga with Grace Welch

8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Registration

9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Exhibitors and Vendors

8:00 am – 11:30 am

Consideration of Bylaws Amendments

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Lunch on Your Own

12:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Resolutions