Join us back in New York City for the 2019 IASWG NYC Symposium at New York University. Co-sponsored by the New York University Silver School of Social Work, the 2019 IASWG NYC 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. Register now for the 2019 Symposium - early bird rates end on May 17, 2019.

View the preliminary program with session descriptions (subject to change, updated May 14).

Event Program

 Wednesday, June 5th:

  • 9:00 am - 7:00 pm: Registration
  • 9:30 am - 12:30 pm: Institute - Field Instruction: Challenges in Student Supervision 
  • 9:30 am - 12:30 pm: Institute - More than Ice Breakers: How to Use Activity in Group Work to Enhance Mutual Aid  
  • 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm: Lunch on your own
  • 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm: Institute - Building Mutual Aid in Groups with Vulnerable and Resilient Populations
  • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm: IASWG Board Meeting
  • 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Opening Reception, Poster Session I, & Sumner Gill Memorial Plenary with cash bar and hors d’oeuvres

Thursday, June 6th:

  • 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 - 2:30 pm: Lunch, Poster Session II, & 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 
  • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm: Membership Meeting

Friday, June 7th:

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

Saturday, June 8th:

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am: 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

Symposium Location

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

2019 SYMPOSIUM CANCELLATION & REFUND POLICY: 

Cancellations must be requested in writing to the Symposium Organizer, Emily Santonocito, by email: [email protected], prior to the below deadlines. 

  • Symposium Registration: A full refund of symposium registration costs will be provided up until 31 May 2019. After 31 May 2019, no refunds will be provided. 
  • NYU Housing Reservations: A full refund of NYU Housing reservation costs will be provided up until 15 April  2019. After 15 April 2019, no refunds are able to be provided.