Rocky Mountain Poly Living Polyamory Conference Schedule

Polyamory Conference Schedule Outline

Denver, CO

This is the tentative schedule and is subject to change*

Presenters List
Registration and check in start at 3:30 PM Friday. The opening session and Keynote will begin at 7:00PM. We suggest people come, check in, attend the polyamory newcomers circle and get a good dinner as it will be a full evening.

 

Friday – April 15

 3:30 PM – 6:30 PM – Registration and Check-inRegistrationWE-INT

 

4:00-5:00 PM Newcomers-Orientation Circle

 

6:45  – 8:30 PM

     Opening, Welcome Session  

Music Performance by Robin Renée

Keynote with Alan M of Poly in the News

 

9:00 PM – MidnightDanceINT 

Masquerade Polyamory Dance Reception

Masks will be available at the bookstore

DJ, Dancing, light snacks and cash bar.

           

Saturday – April 16

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM – Workshop Session 1

What Does Polyamory Look Like?

Mim Chapman

Consent Conversations: Creating a Culture of Consent

Janet Rose

NRE vs. ERE: How to balance New Relationships vs. Established Relationships

Robert McGarey, M.A

Attendee Open Forum

 

 10:45 AM- 12:15 PM – Workshop Session 2

Societal Programming, Guilt and the Little White Lies….How can we overcome the unconscious programs that threaten our success in poly relating

Robyn & Jesus

Beyond Binary: Exploring Gender & Polyamory

Robin Renee   

Making SENSE of Sex: A Journey of SENSE-ation

Dan Powers & Elizabeth Wood          

Attendee Open Forum

 

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM – LUNCH Buffet

(Included in weekend registration)

 

2:00  PM – 3:30 PM – Workshop Session 3

Polyamory and Intersectionality: Diversity, Inclusion, and Representation

Kevin Patterson          

Create More Love in your Life

Chas August   

Creating Your Safer Sex Elevator Speech

Reid Mihalko

Attendee Open Forum

 

3:45 PM – 5:15 PM – Workshop Session 4

 Building a bridge between Polyamory and Swinging

Tanya Workshop

Poly Dating – Yes Please, May I Have Another?!?

Julio Cortés

Representing Poly in the Media; Good, Bad and Ugly

Alan M

Hap-Poly Ever After

Ben Silver

 

5:15 PM – 7:30 PM – Dinner Break  

(List of nearby restaurants will be available at the registration table)

 

7:30 PM – 11:00 PM – Saturday Evening Extras

Saturday night is all up to you; attend one of the in depth evening workshops (small extra fee), organize a party, hang out in the atrium or check out the poly movie.

7:30 – 11:00 PM  – Game Room

8:00 – 10:00 PM – Poly Movie

8:00 – 10:30 PM – The Sensuality/Sexuality Playshop with Chas August

8:00 – 10:30 PM – Cuddle  Party with Amanda Anatra

 

 Sunday – April 17

9:15AM – 10:45AM – Workshop Session 5

 Blissful Transitions in Polyamorous Relationships

Amanda Anatra

Ethics and Transparency in Polyamory

Mandee Conant

Polyamory, Loving More, Taking Our Movement Forward

Panel

Attendee Open Forum

 

11:00PM – 12:15PM – LUNCH Break – (on your own)

 

12:15PM– 1:45PM – Workshop Session 6

 Please Understand Me! People Types and Relationship Gripes

Mim Chapman, PhD

Understanding Jealousy:  Mastering the Green-eyed Monster

Chas August

Polyamory, Children & Families

Jesus Garcia, Robyn Trask & Marina Reiko

Attendee Open Forum

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM – Workshop Session 7

Plays Well With Others: Negotiating Relationship Boundaries and Agreements

Reid Mihalko  

Polyamory Success Kit or How to Read your Sweetheart’s Mind

Bob McGarey

Running on Empty: Extending empathy when compassion fatigue hits

Janet Rose      

Attendee Open Forum

 

3:40PM– 5:00PM - 

Closing Circle

Music Performance by Ben Silver

Drawing, door prizes

*Workshops and presenters subject to change. The schedule is listed just to be a general guideline and presentations can and often do get moved around last minute.