National Preservation Conference
October 10 - October 13
PastForward, the National Preservation Conference, is the premier educational and networking event for those who care about saving places. With new, innovative programming that will inspire, engage and educate and expert practitioners leading signature talks, intensive workshops, and educational and field sessions, the National Preservation Conference will provide you with the tools and resources to push new frontiers in both academia and practice.
What’s what at PastForward, the National Preservation Conference?
- TrustLive: Marquee presentations including a talk by thought leaders and new voices followed by a TalkBack segment with additional topic experts contributing their ideas and experiences and engaging attendees.
- Preservation Leadership Training Intensives: Day-long, skill-building trainings.
- Field Studies: A first-hand look at local preservation projects, taking attendees into the community. They can be half- or full-day programs.
- Learning Labs: In-depth educational sessions (75 minutes) featuring industry thought leaders.
Power Sessions: Quick, impactful overviews (30 minutes) of the pressing issues in preservation.