2020 Convention Schedule

All times are Eastern Daylight Time. The convention will be held fully online. Check back here for current schedule plans. Details will be added as they are confirmed

Sunday, July 5            Delegate check in begins

Wednesday, July 8     First resolution amendment deadline (5 p.m.)

Monday, July 13        Nominations portal opens

Friday, July 17          Check-in deadline for committee participation (6 p.m.)

                                    Deadline to request committee change (8 p.m.)

Sunday, July 19          Email with delegate PINs to be sent

Monday, July 20        Virtual practice session for delegates (time TBD)

Tuesday, July 21         Resolution committee meetings (schedule coming soon)

Wednesday, July 22   Resolution committee meetings (schedule coming soon)

Thursday, July 23       Committee reports emailed to delegates

2 p.m. – 4 p.m.            Retiree conference

Friday, July 24             Second resolution amendment deadline (5 p.m.)

Monday, July 27        Virtual practice session for delegates (time TBD)

Tuesday, July 28

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.          Opening general session

2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  Business session

Wednesday, July 29

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.          General session

2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  Business session

5 p.m.                          Check-in deadline for convention participation and voting

Time?                          Nominations portal closes

Thursday, July 30

9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.     Nominating session

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.          General session

2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  Business session

August 1-31                Election of AFT officers by mail ballot