2019 NCFR Conference Streaming

If you can't attend the 2019 NCFR Annual Conference in person, register for NCFR Conference Streaming to watch conference sessions online from anywhere!

Watch plenary sessions, symposia featuring internationally renowned presenters, and more sessions live as they happen in November and on demand after the sessions are recorded. You can also earn continuing education credit through conference streaming.

View the conference streaming schedule below.

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Streaming Registration Rates

International registrants (outside the U.S. and Canada): Your rate is based on the World Bank's economic classification of your country.

NCFR members, U.S. and Canada


Nonmembers, U.S. and Canada


International, High-Income


International, Upper-Middle-Income


International, Lower-Middle-Income


International, Low-Income



Add Continuing Education (CE) or Verification of Attendance

NBCC CE Verification: NCFR is an approved provider of continuing education for NBCC, the National Board for Certified Counselors. Add NBCC CE Verification to your NCFR Conference Streaming registration at $25 for NCFR members and $50 for nonmembers.

Verification of Conference Attendance (for any attendee, including CFLEs): Add Verification of Conference Attendance to your NCFR Conference Streaming registration if you would like to have your attendance of sessions verified. $25 for NCFR members, $50 for nonmembers. This option is available to Certified Family Life Educators (CFLEs) if desired for their own records; NCFR does not require CFLEs to submit CE verification.

Certificates for NBCC and for Verification of Conference Attendance will be sent after your verification paperwork is reviewed by NCFR.

Conference Streaming Live Broadcast Schedule

(all times listed are U.S. Central Time)

Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019

8:30-9:45 a.m. Invited Presenter Symposium Older Families in Daily Life
10-11:15 a.m. Special Session Theory as a Prelude to Action,
1-3 p.m. Opening Plenary Shifting Terrain: The Changing Context of Family Sustainability and Healthy Relationships, Presented by Stephanie Coontz, M.A.
3:15-4:30 p.m. Invited Presenter Workshop Conversations About Qualitative Data Analysis: Reflections and Dialogues
4:45-6 p.m. Special Session Introduction of National Secondary Data Sets in South Korea For Globally Collaborative Research Opportunities-Korean Longitudinal Study of Aging (KLoSA) and Panel Study on Korean Children (PSKC)

Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019

8:30-9:45 a.m. Invited Presenter Symposium Family First Prevention Services Act: Building a 21st Century Child Welfare System
10:15-11:45 a.m. Plenary Supporting and Sustaining Research on Children and Families: Research Priorities and Future Directions, Presented by Valerie Maholmes, Ph.D., CAS
Noon-1:15 p.m. Special Session Alexis Walker Award For Lifetime Achievement in Feminist Family Studies Address
1:30-2:45 p.m. Special Session Religion, Child Development, and Family Sustainability - The Faith Factor Reconsidered
3-4:15 p.m. Special Session Intimate Partner Violence and Immigration: Research and Policy Perspective

Friday, Nov. 22, 2019

8:30-9:45 a.m. Invited Presenter Symposium Family Science Contextualized: Clarifying, Promoting, and Securing the Unique Contributions of Family Scientists to Institutions of Higher Learning
10:15-11:45 a.m. Plenary Children of Immigrant Backgrounds: Contribution or Burden? Presented by Cynthia García Coll, Ph.D.
1:30-2:45 p.m. Special Session Families: Diverse, Changing, and Ambivalent for Women's Rights
3-4 p.m. President's Address President's Address, Presented by Anisa Zvonkovic, Ph.D., NCFR President
4:15-5:30 p.m. Special Session Shoring Up the Capacity of Health Care, Early Childhood, and Families to Prevent and Mitigate Toxic Stress: Opportunities and Challenges

Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019

9:15-10:45 a.m. Closing Plenary Closing the Gap Between Two Countries: 10 Years of Implementation of a U.S.-Mexico Program of Parenting Prevention Research with Underserved Populations, Presented by Rubén Parra-Cardona, Ph.D.
11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Invited Presenter Symposium Mental and Physical Health in the Context of Masculinity and Fathering

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Cancellations and Refunds

Refund requests must be submitted in writing and posted by Oct. 17, 2019. No refunds after Oct. 17. All refunds are subject to an administrative processing fee of $50 ($30 for student registrations). Please email Sue Baker, NCFR's accounting manager, about any cancellation/refund requests. 

In the event that NCFR must cancel an annual conference due to low enrollment, inclement weather, or other circumstances that would make the event non-viable, registrants will be offered a full refund. Should circumstances arise that result in the postponement of the conference, NCFR has the right to either issue a full refund or transfer registration to the same event at a new, future date.


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