Netroots Nation 2013

Netroots Nation, CCPR - Coalition for Cannabis Policy Reform Booth ExhibitorThe eighth annual gathering of the Netroots Nation will be held June 20–23, 2013 in San Jose, CA.  

Netroots Nation 2013 will include 80 panels, 40 training sessions, inspiring keynotes, film screenings and other engaging sessions designed to educate, stimulate and inspire the nation’s next generation of progressive leaders.  

CCPR at Netroots Nation June 2013 San Jose, Coalition for Cannabis Policy Reform 
Is in the House!

Find our booth in the exhibit areas!

Members of the CCPR Board & Committee Members will be at the booth & speaking on several panels - check the published schedule or drop by the booth, & say hello! 

STILL NEED To REGISTER? You can get tickets, at the door, too!
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 Below is a tentative overview schedule for Netroots Nation 2013.


If you’re looking for the unofficial list of parties maintained by AFT you can go here to submit one and here to view them all.


Wednesday, June 19, 2013
8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pre-conference events
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Fire Ops 101 Class (Registration closed!)

Click here to reserve a spot as an observer only or limited participation activities

2 to 6 p.m. Registration desk open
7:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Liquid Courage: Courage Campaign’s Welcome Party 

for Gov. Howard Dean (The Tech Museum of Innovation)

Thursday, June 20, 2013
8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Registration desk open
9 to 10:15 a.m. Session 1
10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Netroots Nation Town Square open
10:30 to 11:45 a.m. Session 2
Noon to 1:45 p.m. Film Screening: God Loves Uganda
11:45 a.m. to 2 p.m. Break (lunch on your own)
2 to 2:45 p.m. State/Regional Caucuses
3 to 4:15 p.m. Session 3
4:30 to 5:45 p.m. Session 4
5:45 to 6:45 p.m.

Opening reception (Netroots Nation Town Square), generously sponsored by NEA

6:45 to 9 p.m. Opening keynote featuring Sen. Jeff Merkley
9:15 to 11 p.m. Comedy Show hosted by Laughing Liberally, followed by live-riffing screening of Atlas Shrugged: Part I
9:30 p.m. to close SEIU Karaoke Party (Gordon Biersch at 33 E San Fernando St.)

Friday, June 21, 2013
8 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Registration desk open
8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Netroots Nation Town Square open
9 to 10:15 a.m. Morning keynote: Not Another Newtown: Building a Movement to Prevent Gun Violence
10:30 to 11:45 a.m. Session 1
Noon to 2 p.m. Food Truck Party (Parque de los Pobladores)
2 to 3 p.m. Break
3 to 4:15 p.m. Session 2
4:30 to 5:45 p.m. Session 3
5 to 6 p.m. Candidate Meet and Greet, hosted by DFA and ActBlue
6 to 8 p.m. Pub Quiz, generously sponsored by DLCC
6 to 8 p.m. Film Screening: Citizen Koch

Saturday, June 22, 2013
8 to 9 a.m. Informal Jewish Service (open to all)
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Registration desk open
8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Netroots Nation Town Square open
9 to 10:15 a.m.

Morning keynote: Comprehensive Immigration Reform: Where We Stand and What’s Next

10:30 to 11:45 a.m. Session 1
Noon to 1:15 p.m. Ask the Leader with Nancy Pelosi and Zerlina Maxwell, lunch generously sponsored by the Sierra Club.
1:30 to 2:45 p.m. Session 2
3 to 4:15 p.m. Session 3
4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Closing keynote: Ignite at Netroots Nation
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Film Screening: Shadows of Liberty
7 p.m to midnight American Made Fun, Hosted By the Alliance for American Manufacturing. A night of Baseball and Dancing (San Jose Giants Stadium, 588 E Alma Ave)

Sunday, June 23, 2013
8 to 9 a.m. Interfaith Service
9 a.m. to Noon Sunday morning recovery party (Bring your luggage, catch up with friends one last time and have coffee, a Mimosa, or Bloody Mary to get the day started while our DJ spins some chill morning grooves.) Generously sponsored by Eventbrite and J Street.

June 20, 2013 at 12pm - June 24, 2013
Various - San Jose, CA