Program Schedule - Annual Meeting

Program planning for the 2021 AALS Annual Meeting is currently in progress. Our sections and the Annual Meeting program committees are working on a schedule 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.

Want to be part of the programming at AALS? Please visit Request for Program Proposals for information, guidelines, and due dates for submitting a program proposal for the 2021 Annual Meeting.

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

2 – 8 pmAALS Registration
4 – 7 pmExhibits Open
5:30 – 6:30 pmSession for First Time Meeting Attendees
5:30 pmSection Business Meetings
5:30 pm or laterSchool and Organization Events
6:30 – 7:30 pmReception for New Law Teachers

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

7:00 – 8:30 am Section Breakfasts or Business Meetings
8:30 – 10:15 amSection Programs
9 am – 6:30 pmExhibits Open
9 – 10 am AALS Bar and Bench Coffee Reception (by invitation)
10:30 am – 12:15 pm AALS Presidential Opening Plenary Session
12:15 – 1:30 pm Section Luncheons
1:30 – 3:15 pm Section Programs
3:30 – 5:15 pm Section Programs – Works‐in Progress and/or Pedagogy
Programs for New Law Teachers
4:30 – 6:30 pmAALS Opening Reception
6:30 pmSchool and Organization Events
6:30 pmSection Business Meetings

Thursday, January 7, 2021

7:00 – 8:30 amSection Breakfasts or Business Meetings
8 am – 5 pm Section on Institutional Advancement
8:30 am – 10:15 pmSection Programs
9 am – 5 pmExhibits Open
10:30 am – 12:15 pm Section Programs
12:15 – 1:30 pmSection Luncheons
12:15 – 1:30 pm Section on Minority Groups Luncheon
1:30 – 3:15 pm Section Programs
3 – 5 pmExhibit Hall Special Events
3:30 – 5:15 pmSection Programs
5:30 – 6:30 pmAALS Fellows Reception
5:30 pm Section Business Meetings
5:30 pm School and Organization Events

Friday, January 8, 2021

7 – 8:30 am Section Breakfast or Business Meetings
7:30 am – 4:30 pm AALS Deans Forum
8:30 – 10:15 am Section Programs
9 am – 3 pmExhibits Open
10:30 am – 12:15 pm Section Programs
12:15 – 1:30 pm Section Luncheons
12:15 – 1:30 pm   Section on Women in Legal Education Luncheon
1:30 – 3:15 pm Section Programs
2 – 6 pm AALS Workshop for Pretentured Law School Teachers of Color
3:30 – 5:15 pm Section Programs – Works‐in‐Progress and/or Pedagogy Program for New Law Teachers
4:30 – 5:45 pm The Meeting of the AALS House of Representatives
6 – 7 pm Reception for Workshop for Pretenured Law School Teachers of Color
6 – 7 pm  AALS Reception for Legal Educators from Law Schools Outside the United States

Saturday, January 9, 2021

7:00 – 8:30 am Section Leadership 101 with Continental Breakfast
8:30 – 10:15 am Section Programs
10:30 am – 12:15 pm Section Programs