Conference Agenda


Alliance Virtual 2021 is an online conference Monday, March 15 through Thursday, March 18, 2021. Instead of starting over a weekend, it will be 4 weekdays, to make it more approachable for everyone. The days will start at 8 AM Eastern (check your local time), with interactive sessions, followed up with a time for Q&As and discussions.

Tab through the days for a more detailed list of time zones.

Monday, March 15
Eastern
(US & Canada)
Opening Session 8:15 AM - 8:40 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 10:20 AM - 11:20 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 11:40 AM - 12:40 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
3:20 PM - 4:20 PM
Session 4:20 PM - 5:20 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 5:40 PM - 6:10 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday, March 16
Eastern
(US & Canada)
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Session 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 10:20 AM - 11:20 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 11:40 AM - 12:40 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
3:20 PM - 4:20 PM
Session 4:20 PM - 5:20 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 5:40 PM - 6:10 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, March 17
Eastern
(US & Canada)
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Session 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 10:20 AM - 11:20 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 11:40 AM - 12:40 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
3:20 PM - 4:20 PM
Session 4:20 PM - 5:20 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 5:40 PM - 6:10 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday, March 18
Eastern
(US & Canada)
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Session 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 10:20 AM - 11:20 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 11:40 AM - 12:40 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
3:20 PM - 4:20 PM
Session 4:20 PM -5:20 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 5:40 PM - 6:10 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Closing Session 7:45 PM - 8:30 PM

Monday, March 15

  Pacific
(US & Canada)
COT
(Bogota)
Eastern
(US & Canada)
BST
(Belfast)
HKT
(Hong Kong)
AEST
(Sydney)
Opening Session 5:15 AM - 5:40 AM 7:15 AM - 7:40 AM 8:15 AM - 8:40 AM 1:15 PM - 1:40 PM 8:15 PM - 8:40 PM 10:15 PM - 10:40 PM
20 Minute Break
Session 1 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM 9:00 PM- 10:00 PM 11:00 PM - Midnight
20 Minute Break
Session 2 7:20 AM - 8:20 AM  9:20 AM - 10:20 AM 10:20 AM - 11:20 AM 3:20 PM - 4:20 PM 10:20 PM - 11:20 PM 12:20 AM - 1:20 AM 
20 Minute Break
Session 3 8:40 AM - 9:40 AM 10:40 AM - 11:40 AM 11:40 AM - 12:40 PM 4:40 PM - 5:40 PM 11:40 PM - 12:40 AM 1:40 AM - 2:40 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 4 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM 1:00 AM - 2:00 AM 3:00 AM - 4:00 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 5 11:20 AM - 12:20 PM 1:20 PM -2:20 PM 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM 7:20 PM - 8:20 PM 2:20 AM - 3:20 AM 4:20 AM - 5:20 AM
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
12:20 PM - 1:20 PM 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM 3:20 PM - 4:20 PM 8:20 PM - 9:20 PM 3:20 AM - 4:20 AM 5:20 AM - 6:20 AM
Session 6 1:20 PM - 2:20 PM 3:20 PM - 4:20 PM 4:20 PM -5:20 PM 9:20 PM - 10:20 PM 4:20 AM - 5:20 AM 6:20 AM - 7:20 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 7 2:40 PM - 3:10 PM 4:40 PM - 5:10 PM 5:40 PM - 6:10 PM 10:40 PM - 11:10 PM 5:40 AM - 6:10 AM 7:40 AM - 8:10 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 8 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM 11:30 PM - 12:30 AM 6:30 AM - 7:30 AM 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM 12:30 AM - 1:30 AM 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Tuesday, March 16

  Pacific
(US & Canada)
COT
(Bogota)
Eastern
(US & Canada)
BST
(Belfast)
HKT
(Hong Kong)
AEST
(Sydney)
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
5:00 AM - 6:00 AM 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Session 9 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM 9:00 PM- 10:00 PM 11:00 PM - Midnight
20 Minute Break
Session 10 7:20 AM - 8:20 AM  9:20 AM - 10:20 AM 10:20 AM - 11:20 AM 3:20 PM - 4:20 PM 10:20 PM - 11:20 PM 12:20 AM - 1:20 AM 
20 Minute Break
Session 11 8:40 AM - 9:40 AM 10:40 AM - 11:40 AM 11:40 AM - 12:40 PM 4:40 PM - 5:40 PM 11:40 PM - 12:40 AM 1:40 AM - 2:40 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 12 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM 1:00 AM - 2:00 AM 3:00 AM - 4:00 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 13 11:20 AM - 12:20 PM 1:20 PM -2:20 PM 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM 7:20 PM - 8:20 PM 2:20 AM - 3:20 AM 4:20 AM - 5:20 AM
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
12:20 PM - 1:20 PM 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM 3:20 PM - 4:20 PM 8:20 PM - 9:20 PM 3:20 AM - 4:20 AM 5:20 AM - 6:20 AM
Session 14 1:20 PM - 2:20 PM 3:20 PM - 4:20 PM 4:20 PM -5:20 PM 9:20 PM - 10:20 PM 4:20 AM - 5:20 AM 6:20 AM - 7:20 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 15 2:40 PM - 3:10 PM 4:40 PM - 5:10 PM 5:40 PM - 6:10 PM 10:40 PM - 11:10 PM 5:40 AM - 6:10 AM 7:40 AM - 8:10 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 16 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM 11:30 PM - 12:30 AM 6:30 AM - 7:30 AM 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM 12:30 AM - 1:30 AM 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Wednesday, March 17

  Pacific
(US & Canada)
COT
(Bogota)
Eastern
(US & Canada)
BST
(Belfast)
HKT
(Hong Kong)
AEST
(Sydney)
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
5:00 AM - 6:00 AM 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Session 17 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM 9:00 PM- 10:00 PM 11:00 PM - Midnight
20 Minute Break
Session 18 7:20 AM - 8:20 AM  9:20 AM - 10:20 AM 10:20 AM - 11:20 AM 3:20 PM - 4:20 PM 10:20 PM - 11:20 PM 12:20 AM - 1:20 AM 
20 Minute Break
Session 19 8:40 AM - 9:40 AM 10:40 AM - 11:40 AM 11:40 AM - 12:40 PM 4:40 PM - 5:40 PM 11:40 PM - 12:40 AM 1:40 AM - 2:40 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 20 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM 1:00 AM - 2:00 AM 3:00 AM - 4:00 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 21 11:20 AM - 12:20 PM 1:20 PM -2:20 PM 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM 7:20 PM - 8:20 PM 2:20 AM - 3:20 AM 4:20 AM - 5:20 AM
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
12:20 PM - 1:20 PM 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM 3:20 PM - 4:20 PM 8:20 PM - 9:20 PM 3:20 AM - 4:20 AM 5:20 AM - 6:20 AM
Session 22 1:20 PM - 2:20 PM 3:20 PM - 4:20 PM 4:20 PM -5:20 PM 9:20 PM - 10:20 PM 4:20 AM - 5:20 AM 6:20 AM - 7:20 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 23 2:40 PM - 3:10 PM 4:40 PM - 5:10 PM 5:40 PM - 6:10 PM 10:40 PM - 11:10 PM 5:40 AM - 6:10 AM 7:40 AM - 8:10 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 24 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM 11:30 PM - 12:30 AM 6:30 AM - 7:30 AM 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM 12:30 AM - 1:30 AM 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Thursday, March 18

  Pacific
(US & Canada)
COT
(Bogota)
Eastern
(US & Canada)
BST
(Belfast)
HKT
(Hong Kong)
AEST
(Sydney)
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
5:00 AM - 6:00 AM 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Session 25 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM 9:00 PM- 10:00 PM 11:00 PM - Midnight
20 Minute Break
Session 26 7:20 AM - 8:20 AM  9:20 AM - 10:20 AM 10:20 AM - 11:20 AM 3:20 PM - 4:20 PM 10:20 PM - 11:20 PM 12:20 AM - 1:20 AM 
20 Minute Break
Session 27 8:40 AM - 9:40 AM 10:40 AM - 11:40 AM 11:40 AM - 12:40 PM 4:40 PM - 5:40 PM 11:40 PM - 12:40 AM 1:40 AM - 2:40 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 28 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM 1:00 AM - 2:00 AM 3:00 AM - 4:00 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 29 11:20 AM - 12:20 PM 1:20 PM -2:20 PM 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM 7:20 PM - 8:20 PM 2:20 AM - 3:20 AM 4:20 AM - 5:20 AM
Networking &
Virtual Exhibits
12:20 PM - 1:20 PM 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM 3:20 PM - 4:20 PM 8:20 PM - 9:20 PM 3:20 AM - 4:20 AM 5:20 AM - 6:20 AM
Session 30 1:20 PM - 2:20 PM 3:20 PM - 4:20 PM 4:20 PM -5:20 PM 9:20 PM - 10:20 PM 4:20 AM - 5:20 AM 6:20 AM - 7:20 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 31 2:40 PM - 3:10 PM 4:40 PM - 5:10 PM 5:40 PM - 6:10 PM 10:40 PM - 11:10 PM 5:40 AM - 6:10 AM 7:40 AM - 8:10 AM
20 Minute Break
Session 32 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM 11:30 PM - 12:30 AM 6:30 AM - 7:30 AM 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Closing Session 4:45 PM - 5:30 PM 6:45 PM - 7:30 PM 7:45 PM - 8:30 PM 12:45 AM - 1:30 AM 7:45 AM - 8:30 AM 9:45 AM - 10:30 AM