Agenda

WildlifeUnite will take place from June 21-24, 2023. Each day will include a menu of sessions that give participants the flexibility to take part in the content that fits their schedule and interests over the course of the conference. Watch for a draft agenda in December 2022.

General sessions on Thursday, Friday and Saturday will provide engaging speakers for all meeting attendees.  Learning sessions in concurrent tracks on Wednesday and Thursday will include skill-building, strategy development and information-sharing.  National Wildlife Federation delegates will also have resolutions committee meetings on d Wednesday and voting in a general assembly session on Saturday.

Tentative Agenda

Wednesday – June 21, 2023
Time (PDT)Topic
Morning/afternoonTravel
All dayRegistration
12:00 – 4:00 PMNWF Affiliate Chief Executives Meeting
4:30 PMNew Delegates Welcome Sessions
  
Thursday – June 22, 2023
8:30 – 9:45 AMOpening General Session
Welcoming remarks from NWF and local leaders; Panel discussion; Keynote speakers
10:00 – 11:30 AMLearning Sessions
Concurrent sessions covering strategy, skill building and informational content
1:45 – 3:15 PMLearning Sessions
Concurrent sessions covering strategy, skill building and informational content
3:30 – 4:45 PMLearning Sessions
Concurrent sessions covering strategy, skill building and informational content
3:30 – 4:15 PMNWF Resolution Committee Chairs/Vice-Chairs meeting
5:30 – 6:30 PMWildlifeUnite 2023 Welcome Reception
6:30 PMConservation Awards Dinner
  
Friday – June 23, 2023
8:30 – 9:45 AMGeneral Session
Keynote speakers/panel discussion/interviews, and NWF Board candidate introductions
*10:00 – 11:45 AMNWF Resolutions Committee Meetings Discussion/approval of resolutions recommendations
*10:00 – 11:30 AMLearning Sessions (for non-delegate participants) Concurrent sessions covering strategy, skill building and informational content
12:00 – 5:00 PMNWF Board of Directors Meeting
1:00 – 5:00 PMField Trips and/or Open Space Discussions/Working Meetings
5:30 – 7:30 PMFundraiser and Meet the NWF Board Candidates Reception
  
Saturday – June 24 2023
8:30 – 11:30 AMGeneral Session: NWF Annual Business
Resolutions, Bylaws Amendments, Board Elections, Closing
11:45 – 1:00 PMLunch
11:45 – 1:00 PMBoard of Directors Organizational Meeting
afternoonDeparture/Optional Working Meetings/Open Space Discussions