The program planning for the 2019 AALS Annual Meeting is currently in progress. Thank you to our 103 sections and the Annual Meeting program committees who are working on a schedule which will be filled with sessions that appeal to law school deans, faculty, and administrators at any level of their careers. Be on the lookout for more details in the coming months.

Please visit the Request for Program Proposals for more information on calls for open submission programs for the 2019 Annual Meeting Program.

 Detailed Schedule

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

2 – 8 pm AALS Registration Opens
5 – 8 pm Exhibit Hall Open
5:30 – 6:30 pm Orientation Session for First Time Meeting Attendees
5:30 pm or later Section Business Meetings
School and Organization Events
6:30 – 7:30 pm AALS Reception for New Law Teachers

Thursday, January 3, 2019

7 am – 6 pm AALS Registration
7 – 8:30 am Section Breakfasts or Business Meetings
8 am – 6 pm Exhibit Hall Open
8:30 – 10:15 am Opening Plenary
10:30 am – 4:30 pm Section Daylong Programs
10:30 am – 12:15 pm Section Programs
12:15 – 1:30 pm Section Luncheons
1:30 – 3:15 pm Section Programs
1:30 – 4:30 pm Section Extended Programs
3:30 – 4:45 pm Section Programs for New Law Teachers: Works‐in‐Progress and/or Pedagogy Program for New Law Teachers
3:30 – 4:30 pm House of Representatives, First Meeting
4:30 – 6:30 pm AALS Opening Reception in the Exhibit Hall
6 pm School and Organization Events

Friday, January 4, 2019

7 – 8:30 am Section Breakfasts or Business Meetings
7 am – 6 pm AALS Registration
8 am – 5 pm Exhibit Hall Open
8 am – 5 pm Section on Institutional Advancement
8 am – 3:30 pm AALS Law School Deans Forum Program
8 am – 3:30 pm Section Daylong Programs
8:30 – 10:15 am Section Programs
9 am – 12 pm Section Extended Programs
10:30 am – 12:15 pm Section Programs
12:15 – 1:30 pm Section Luncheons
Section on Women in Legal Education Luncheon
1:30 – 3:15 pm Section Programs
4:30 – 5:30 pm House of Representatives, Second Meeting
5:30 – 6:30 pm Reception for AALS Fellows
5:30 Law School and Organization Events

Saturday, January 5, 2019

7 am – 6 pm AALS Registration
7 am – 8:30 am Section Breakfasts or Business Meetings
8 am – 12 pm Exhibit Hall Open
8:45 am – 4 pm AALS Workshop for Pretenured Law School Teachers of Color
8:30 – 10:15 am Section Programs
9 am – 12 pm Section Extended Programs
9 am – 5 pm Section Daylong Programs
10:30 am – 12:15 pm Section Programs
12:15 – 1:30 pm Section Luncheons
Section on Minority Groups Luncheon
1:30 – 3:15 pm Section Programs
1:30 – 4:30 pm Section Programs
3:30 – 4:45 pm Section Programs for New Law Teachers: Works‐in‐Progress and/or Pedagogy Program for New Law Teachers
5:30 – 6:30 pm AALS Reception for Legal Educators from Law Schools Outside the United States
6:30 pm School and Organization Events

Sunday, January 6, 2019

7 – 10 am AALS Registration
7 – 8:30 am Planning Meeting and Continental Breakfast for 2018 and 2019
8:30 – 10:15 am Section Programs
9 am – 12 pm Section Extended Programs
10:30 am – 12:15 pm Section Programs