Conference Schedule

*Preliminary

Friday, October 4th

2:00 p.m. – Registration Opens

4:00 p.m. – Fighting to be heard.

5:00 p.m. – Starting with Why: mission & purpose of RISE.

6:30 p.m. – RISE opening Keynote welcome address

7:00 p.m. – COLLAGE! Opening concert.

8:30 p.m. – Opening Networking Event

Saturday, October 5th

9:00 a.m. – Registration opens

9:30 a.m. – Morning plenary

10:00 a.m. – Panel. In My Own Words: Life, Love & Self care of Black Musicians

11:00 a.m. – Justice for All: Conversations on economic Justice for Black Musicians.

12:05 p.m. – Lunch

1:00 p.m.- Vocal Round table

2:00 p.m. – The Merge Panel: Bringing corporate america to musicians.

3:20 p.m. – Reclaiming the narrative. Ownership of Black music & Black art.

4:20 p.m. – The Results: Next Steps, Goals & Outcomes of RISE.

6:30 p.m. – Closing Concert. Revelations LIVE with Orchestra by Adrian Dunn. Featuring The Adrian Dunn Singers.