2019 Time to THRIVE Schedule

Check out the 2019 Time to THRIVE Conference schedule for a sense of what to expect at the 2020 conference.

Friday, February 15, 2019

1:00 pm: Conference Registration Opens

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm: Optional Pre-Conference for Beginners (Additional Registration Fee)

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm: Attendee Welcome Reception
Join us for a Welcome Reception with food and cash beverages just outside of the Ballroom. This is a great time to socialize, network and kick-off an exciting and empowering weekend! We encourage all attendees to wear red or pink as a sign of support for LGBTQ youth. (Conference badge required for entry.)

6:30 pm - 9:15 pm: Opening Plenary
Our exciting Opening Plenary will include guest speakers, an advocate awards ceremony and entertainment. (Conference badge required for entry.)

Saturday, February 16, 2019

7:30 am - 6:15 pm: Conference Registration is Open

7:30 am - 8:30 am: Breakfast Buffet

8:30 am - 9:45 am: Saturday Plenary: Keynote Speakers

10:00 am - 11:15 am: Workshops A

11:30 am - 12:45 pm: Workshops B

12:45pm - 2:30 pm: Luncheon with Keynote Speakers and Special Guests

2:45 pm - 4:00 pm: Workshops C

4:15 pm - 5:30 pm: Workshops D

5:30 pm - 8:00 pm: Dinner on Your Own

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm: Film Screening

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Youth Attendance: Approximately 100 youth (ages 13-22) who are part of local GSAs and other advocacy organizations will be joining us on the last day of the conference to attend youth-focused workshops and the closing plenary. Interested youth must complete a Youth Application, which will be available in October. The limited number of slots will be given out on a first come, first served basis.

8:00 am - 12:30 pm: Conference Registration is Open

8:00 am - 9:00 am: Breakfast Buffet

9:00 am - 10:15 am: Workshops E

10:15 am - 10:45 am: Networking Break

11:00 am - 12:30 pm: Closing Plenary: Keynote Speakers

12:30 pm: Conference Concludes for Adult Attendees (Lunch on your own)

*12:45 - 3:00 pm: Conference Continues for Youth Attendees & Chaperones

Disney; Time to THRIVE; discounted price
After 4:00 p.m. Discounted Disneyland® Resort Theme Park Tickets

Click here to purchase specially-priced Disneyland® Resort Theme Park tickets.

These special ticket prices are not available once you arrive at the Resort.
This online ticket store closes at 9:00 PM PST on Thursday, Feb 14, 2019.
Don't delay!  Prices are subject to change without notice.

These specially priced tickets are intended only for guests that are participating in HRC's 6th annual Time to THRIVE conference. Only the registered attendee is allowed to purchase tickets from this discounted ticket store link and they can purchase up to 6 tickets maximum. Disney reserves the right to contact the ticket purchaser to request event registration confirmation. If it is discovered that the purchaser of the ticket is not participating or attending this event it will be considered a misuse of this offer and ticket, and the ticket(s) will be blocked and will not be eligible for a refund. In addition these tickets cannot be purchased for the purpose of being resold.  This online store is for your individual meeting attendees, If you need to place more than 2 orders, please contact Disney at (714) 520-7053 so that they may evaluate your situation.

Have questions?

Contact us with questions or to request additional information.

Registration is now closed.

Thank you to everyone who attended and participated in our sixth annual event! Check back later for information about our 2020 conference in Washington, D.C.!