Schedule

Tentative Schedule

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All Pathway Virtual Primer times are Eastern. All onsite events are located at the Convention Center unless otherwise noted. CAMEX schedule subject to change. Check back often for most up-to-date information.
Tuesday, Feb. 5
Noon-1:00 p.m. EST Marketing, Communications, and Promotions Pathway Virtual Primer 1
2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. EST Marketing, Communications, and Promotions Pathway Virtual Primer 2
4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. EST Merchandising and Buying Pathway Virtual Primer 1
Wednesday, Feb. 6
Noon-1:00 p.m. EST Merchandising and Buying Pathway Virtual Primer 2
2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. EST Store Leadership and Strategy Pathway Virtual Primer 1
4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. EST Store Leadership and Strategy Pathway Virtual Primer 2
Thursday, Feb. 7
Noon-1:00 p.m. EST Technology Products and Retailing Pathway Virtual Primer 1
2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. EST Technology Products and Retailing Pathway Virtual Primer 2
4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. EST Course Materials eXperience (CM-X) Pathway Virtual Primer 1
Friday, Feb. 8
Noon-1:00 p.m. EST Course Materials eXperience (CM-X) Pathway Virtual Primer 2
Thursday, Feb. 21
Noon-5:00 p.m. Registration, NACS Member Services, NACS Foundation, Hot Stuff Showcase and Competition
Friday, Feb. 22
7:30 a.m.-Noon Certified Collegiate Retailer (CCR) Exam**
7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Registration, NACS Member Services, NACS Foundation, Hot Stuff Showcase and Competition
8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Vendor-Led Training Sessions (Vendors, contact education@nacs.org for information on presenting a program.)
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Exhibitor Move-In
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Campus Stores and Retail Tour
12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Preconference Certificate Seminar: Copyright, Creative Commons, and the Campus Store
1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m. City Lab Learning Tour: eSports and the Campus Store
1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Industry Summit on Collegiate Licensing
1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. CAMEX & Me 
4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Welcome to CAMEX 2019! – Opening Session and Keynote 
6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. CAMEX Homecoming 
Saturday, Feb. 23
7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Registration, NACS Member Services, NACS Foundation, Hot Stuff Showcase and Competition
8:00 a.m.-9:45 a.m. Pathway Thought Leader Sessions
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Exhibitor Move-In
10:05-10:35 a.m. Pathway Flash Sessions
10:55 a.m.-11:45 a.m. Pathway Learning Sessions
1:15-2:05 p.m. Pathway Learning Sessions
2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. New Exhibitor Session
2:25-2:55 p.m. Pathway Flash Sessions
3:20-5:00 p.m. Final Pathway Learning Sessions and Pathway Synthesis Sessions
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Community College Store Happy Hour
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. K-12 Store Dinner
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Tech Retailers Connect
Sunday, Feb. 24
7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Registration, NACS Member Services, NACS Foundation, Hot Stuff Showcase and Competition
9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Trade Show Theater Sessions
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. CAMEX and Art Materials World Trade Shows
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. POP Display Competition
3:30-5:00 p.m. Trade Show Tailgates (formerly Happy Hours)
Monday, Feb. 25
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Registration, NACS Member Services, NACS Foundation, Hot Stuff Showcase and Competition
9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Trade Show Theater Sessions
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. CAMEX and Art Materials World Trade Shows
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. POP Display Competition
3:00-5:00 p.m. Prospective Exhibitor CAMEX Walk-Through
3:30-5:00 p.m. Trade Show Tailgates (formerly Happy Hours)
Tuesday, Feb. 26
8:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Registration, NACS Member Services, NACS Foundation, Hot Stuff Showcase
9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. CAMEX and Art Materials World Trade Shows
9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. POP Display Competition
2:00-8:00 p.m. Exhibitor Move-Out
Wednesday, Feb. 27
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Exhibitor Move-Out

*Included with some registrations. Admission cannot be purchased separately.

**Event requires registration with hosting association or group. Please contact event hosts for details. Additional fees may apply.

Registration and admission may be purchased for a minimal fee. Pre-registration is encouraged as limited seats are available and on-site registration is not guaranteed.

Free event. Registration required and may be completed on-site depending on availability. Pre-registration is encouraged as limited seats are available. Admission restrictions may apply.

Ticket included with some registrations. Can be purchased separately until Mon., Feb. 18 at 5 p.m. EST. Will not be available on-site.