Venue

The International Symposium will be held on the bustling campus of New York University (NYU) in the heart of New York City. Located in the neighborhood of Greenwich Village, sessions will be held in NYU’s Kimmel Center for University Life & Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life – located on historic Washington Square Park.

Symposium Address

New York University
Kimmel Center for University Life & Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life
60 Washington Square South
New York, NY, 10014

Schedule At-A-Glance

 Wednesday, June 7th:

  • 9:00 am - 7:00 pm: Registration
  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm: Field Instructor Institute — Facilitator: Ronnie Glassman
  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm: Diversity Institute — Facilitators: Kyle McGee & Sam Benbow
  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm: Mutual Aid Institute — Facilitator: Alex Gitterman
  • 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm: Lunch on your own
  • 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm: Neighborhood Walking Tour:A History of the Workers and Labor Movement that Built New York
  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Activist New York Guided Exhibition Tour at the Museum of the City of New York
  • 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm: IASWG Board Meeting
  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Opening Reception- Sumner Gill Memorial Plenary with cash bar and hors d’oeuvres

Thursday, June 8th:

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm: Registration
  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am: Session 1 Educational Presentations
  • 10:15 am - 11:15 am: Session 2 Educational Presentations
  • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm: Session 3 Educational Presentations
  • 12:30 pm - 2:45 pm: Lunch & Beulah G. Rothman Memorial Plenary
  • 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm: Session 4 Educational Presentations
  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Session 5 Educational Presentations     
  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm: IASWG Membership Meeting

Friday, June 9th:

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm: Registration
  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am: Session 6 Educational Presentations
  • 10:15 am - 11:15 am: Session 7 Educational Presentations
  • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm: Session 8 Educational Presentations
  • 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm: Lunch on your own  
  • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm: Invitational Sessions (3)    
  • 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm: Session 9 Educational Presentations
  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Session 10 Educational Presentations
  • 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Gala Reception (Poster Presentations, Joan K. Parry Memorial Plenary, Dinner, D.J. and Dancing)

Saturday, June 10th:

  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm: Registration
  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am: Session 11 Educational Presentations
  • 10:15 am - 11:15 am: Invitationals (3)
  • 11:30 am - 12:30 pm: Session 12 Educational Presentations
  • 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm: Closing Ceremony
  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Integrating Science and Art in Social Group Work Practice Institute — Facilitator: Lawrence Shulman