Saturday Morning Schedule [9:00 – 12:00]


9:00 AM

Doors Open (Free breakfast from Murfreesboro Freethinkers!)

9:00 – 10:00


10:00 – 10:15

Welcome & Orientation

10:15 – 11:00

Workshop Session 1 (See complete list)

11:00 – 11:15


11:15 – 12:00 PM

Workshop Session 2 (Session 1 repeats)

Lunch Break [12:00 – 1:30]

Sign-up to bring something for the potluck! Let’s make a meal together.

BBQ & cookout options available on-site as well as various local restaurant options nearby.

Intelligent Design vs Theory of Evolution debate in auditorium.

Musical entertainment in the cafeteria.

Saturday Afternoon Schedule [1:30 – 5:15]


1:30 – 1:40

Welcome Back (SAN Band teaser & con group photo!)

1:40 – 2:30

Afternoon Panels (See complete list)

2:30 – 2:45

Break (Chibi Kodama band)

2:45 – 3:45

TED-Style Talks Session 1 (3 18-minute talks)

Callie WrightGayle JordanSain’t Patrick

3:45 – 4:00

Break (Snack in cafeteria and Chibi Kodama band)

4:00 – 5:00

TED-Style Talks Session 2 (3 18-minute talks)

Jim HeltonMandisa ThomasJT Eberhard

5:00 – 5:15

Break (SAN Band)

Keynote Address by Matt Dillahunty [5:15 – 6:15 PM]

Matt Dillahunty is a warrior for skepticism, known for his quick wit, charisma, and reason-based arguments. He’s also one hell of an outstanding guy. This is the event not to miss!

NaNoConcert Afterparty! [6:15 – 7:00]

Chill out after the keynote with music and like-minded mingling. Rock out with the SAN Band, a Nashville institution unlike any other. Good times!

Dinner Break [7:00 – 11:00]

Join your newfound friends by having a meal after the main convention festivities conclude. Then get ready for an active night!

Nones on Nashville! Do Downtown with NaNoCon [10:00 PM – 1:00 AM]

When NaNoCon ends, the fun continues as we hit the legendary Music City nightlife! Nashville’s storied Lower Broadway is a scene quite unlike any other, and how better to experience it than with free-thinking people who party like you do? Do downtown with NaNoCon!

Check out this page which gives more details about the evening! We’ll also suggest some options for transportation and parking. The venue includes a live band, open kitchen, and full bar. From there, you can join 100 of your newest friends for bar-hopping, honky-tonkin’, or just chilling in one of the most happening cities in the US. This event will be HIGHLY alcohol-friendly, so plan accordingly! We’re among friends…

Sunday Debate [4:00 – 6:30 PM]

Don’t miss Matt Dillahunty debating Phillip Christie on Sunday evening! More details here.

You’ll be glad you joined us!