* Locations for activities outside the Emerson Center are subject to change *

fri - 21st

8:30AM: Registration Opens (breakfast provided) - Emerson Front Hall

9:00 AM: Convention Opening Convocation with Sitka Gear Co-Founder, Jonathan Hart - Emerson Theater Room

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OPENING CONVOCATION

with Sitka Gear Founder, Jonathan Hart

9:30 AM: Network Break - Emerson Front Hall

10:00 AM: Morning Panel Session, Deer Vs. Development - Emerson Upstairs

DEER

vs.

DEVELOPMENT

Wildlife Conservation in the face of the New West’s housing surge

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MEDIA AND PODCAST ROOM OPEN

The Emerson Ballroom is available both days from 10AM-4PM for press, media, and podcast recording.

Complimentary coffee provided by 2% Certified Business,

Dark Timber Coffee Company

12:00 PM: Lunch Break

2:00 PM: Afternoon Panel Session - Emerson Upstairs

PRIVATE LAND

vs.

PUBLIC LAND CONSERVATION

Wildlife conservation solutions across property lines

4:00PM: Open House Tours of Local 2% Business and Founding Partner - Sitka Gear

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5:00 PM: Drink Mixer - 2% Business Member 406 Brewing Company (across the parking lot from Sitka Gear)

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7:00 PM: Show Floor and Booths Open - Emerson Ballroom

8:00 PM: Conservation Film Festival (open to the public) - Emerson Theater and Ballroom

CONSERVATION FILM FESTIVAL


Sat - 22nd

8:30AM: Registration Opens (breakfast provided) - Emerson Front Hall

9:00 AM: Morning Convocation with Randy Newberg - Emerson Theater Room

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MORNING CONVOCATION

with Conservationist, Randy Newberg

9:30 AM: Network Break - Emerson Front Hall

10:00 AM: Expert Panel Sessions - Emerson Theater, Ballroom, Upstairs

AM TRACK A - Theater

WILD SHEEP & WOOL

Sustaining the commodity, heritage and wild resource


AM TRACK B - Upstairs

RIVERS vs.

RECREATION

How we can partner to stop loving our water resources to death

12:00 PM: Lunch Break

2:00 PM: Expert Panel Session - Emerson Upstairs

OLINE ACTIVISM

vs.

“SLACKTIVISM”

Rallying followers to champion a cause - not just pick a fight

4:00 PM: Open House Tour of Local 2% Business, Stone Glacier

 

5:00 PM: Drink Mixer - Bozeman Spirits Distillery (one block from the Emerson) - 10% of sales go to Casting for Recovery

7:00 PM: Show Floor and Booths Open - Emerson Ballroom

8:00 PM: Conservation Tales Storytelling Night (open to the public) - Emerson Theater and Ballroom

CONSERVATION STORYTELLING NIGHT


Sun - 23rd

Opportunities to engage with local Conservation Organizations

8:00 AM: Hike to Hunt with Backcountry Hunters and Anglers - “The M”

9:00 AM: Archery clinic with Artemis Sportswomen and Bridger Bowmen - Extreme Performance Archery

5:00 PM: “Ales for the Outdoors” with Montana Wildlife Federation - Bozeman Brewing Company