Full Session Schedule

Onsite Registration Hours

Day Bonnet Creek North Foyer
Tuesday 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Wednesday 7:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
NAB Marconi Radio Awards Dinner & Show Seating Selection is at Registration
Wednesday 12 - 7 p.m.
Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Tuesday, September 25

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Student Scholars Kick-Off Featuring Kevin Harlan
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  Suddenly Silent. NOW What?
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.  From the Top - Radio Unplugged
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Welcome and Orientation for First Time Attendees
4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.  Data U - A 101 on Data and What’s Ahead for Radio
5:15 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.  Radio Show Opening Reception

Wednesday, September 26

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  The Sales Consultant Series
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  The Process of Content Creation that Builds Future Generations of Radio Listeners
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  Pillsbury’s Broadcast Finance 2018
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  SEO and Radio: Learn How Stations are Making Radio Better With SEO
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.  Coffee Break in the Marketplace
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.  Marketplace Open
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  Programming Through Disasters
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  What a Healthy Radio Station Looks Like by the Numbers
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  Listen Up – Advertisers Speak
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  3 Strategies to Increase Revenue and Engagement for Your Station
10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  Exploring Radio’s Evolution to an All-Digital Technology
11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.  Radio Show Luncheon
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.  Discover How Voice AI Will Boost Your Ad Revenue
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.  Modern Strategies for Discovering New Talent
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.  Enable Office Translator: Improving Your Intergenerational Communications
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.  We Do Well When We Do Good
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Radically and Forever Change the Way You Sell Local Direct
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.  Building the Right Culture to Attract, Hire and Retain the Employees you Need to Succeed
2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.  Reduce Radio Distribution Costs: Leverage Your IP Networks
2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.  People Say the Darndest Things…Even if You Don’t Mean it, your Words Could Be Hurtful, or Worse, Unlawful
2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.  The Agency/Broadcaster Relationship: Partnerships That Work
2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.  Everything to Everyone: Becoming a #JOAT
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.  Putting the AI in rAdIo
3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.  Beverage Break in the Marketplace
4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.  Wednesday Headliner - The Podcast Boom
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.  Marketplace Mixer
9:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.  Snacks, Suds and Stories

Thursday, September 27

7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.  Advertiser Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Marketplace Open
9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.  What About Content? Managers Speak
9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.  Put on Your Glass Slippers - FCC and Music Licensing Update
9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.  These Tips Go to Eleven: Amp Up Your Presentation Skills
9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.  Give us 15 minutes, you’ll earn more than a 15% premium from your clients.
9:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.  Bringing Radio to Apps in the Car
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.  Will the Connected Car Revolutionize Radio?
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.  Better Brainstorming and Ideas to Increase Cume, TSL and Revenue
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.  C-Suite Insights into Processes, People and Platforms to Grow Your Revenue
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.  Punch Drunk on Data? Case Studies That Prove Data Drives Ratings and Revenue!
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.  Thoughtfully Fit®: Choosing Work/Life Balance
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  Radio Attribution Revolution: New Technology, More Possibilities
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  Lunch in the Marketplace
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  Radio Show Career Fair
12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.  Radio’s Quest for the Cloud: Essential Elements for Cloud Adoption
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.  Everything You Need to Know When Switching to a Station Automation System
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.  Miles Different: In-Car Audio 2018
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.  Be the Preferred Integrated Marketing Partner for Your Client
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.  FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly Discusses Radio Policy
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Turn Digital into Dollars: Unlock the Secrets to Digital Success
2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  Snack Break in the Marketplace
3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Exploring the Automotive Lifecycle: A Conversation with Car Makers
3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Alexa, Let’s Listen to the Radio – Best Practices for Smart Speakers
3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Radio Drives Store Traffic
3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Coaching and Communicating with Air Talent and Content Creators
3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.  Radio Today and Tomorrow: A Story of Measurement & Growth
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Marketplace Happy Hour
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.  Marconi Radio Awards Reception
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.  NAB Marconi Radio Awards, Dinner & Show

Friday, September 28

8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  Making Magic for Consumers — How Disney’s Animal Kingdom Does It and You Can, Too!