Off Campus Conferences


4/9/2015 - 4/11/2015
National Service Learning Conference
Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC
More than 1500 youths and adults from across the country and around the world will convene for three days of learning, inspiration and connection. This international conference provides tools so both can return home with the tools, resources, ideas and support to return home and improve their practice, their schools and their communities.

4/16/2015 - 4/20/2015
American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting
Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
The AERA Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of scholars in the field of education research and is a showcase for ground breaking and innovative studies in diverse areas of early to higher education. This year's theme is justice, locally as well as globally, with the aim to make room for democratized knowledge production in which the experiences of all people are shaped by the principles and practices of justice.

4/22/2015 - 4/24/2015
San Antonio, Texas
EDUCAUSE Connect creates highly interactive, action-driven professional development experience focused on finding workable solutions, connecting peoples experiences, building professional networks, and growing individual and collective understanding of higher education IT issues. Connects are events for anyone who wants to move ideas, understanding, and the profession forward.

5/25/2015 - 5/28/2015
NISODs 2015 International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence
Austin, TX
NISODs International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence attracts educators from around the world and is the definitive gathering of community and technical college faculty, administrators, and staff seeking to engage in deep conversations about best and promising practices designed to improve student achievement. (See the call for Presenters!)

5/28/2015 - 5/28/2015
The Administrators Assistants Conference
Boost your communication skills, your productivity, your professional development and your satisfaction! In this era of dramatic change in the business world, assistants have never been more challenged … more stretched … than they are today. You're expected to do whatever it takes to keep the train moving" amidst the confusion brought on by re-engineering

5/29/2015 - 5/31/2015
The 12th Annual Teaching Professor Conference
Atlanta, GA
The three-day conference is packed with learning opportunities designed to enrich your teaching practice. There are pre-conference workshops that provide hands-on learning, plenary sessions keynoted by nationally-recognized experts, carefully selected concurrent sessions on a range of relevant topics, poster presentations highlighting the latest research, and all sorts of occasions for informal interaction. Early registration is now underway and advanced pricing ends February 27th, 2015.

7/7/2015 - 7/8/2015
12th Annual Online Learning Consortium Blended Learning Conference & Workshop 2015
Denver, CO
Join your colleagues at the 12th Annual Online Learning Consortium Blended Learning Conference and Workshop as we problem-solve, exchange ideas, and explore effective strategies about blended learning. The conference provides the opportunity for instructors and faculty members, instructional designers, student advisors, administrative leaders, and researchers to share best practices, strategic considerations, models of practice, and challenges revealed through our experiences in practice and research. Attendees will be able to attend two days of sessions including interactive workshops, information sessions, poster sessions, a plenary session, and a keynote address, all focused on instructional practices, academic planning, faculty development, and assessment/evaluation. Note that the deadline for a Call for Presentations is February 9, 2015. More information is available at:

9/27/2015 - 9/29/2015
CUPA-HR Annual Conference
Orlando, FL
At the annual conference, choose sessions from a variety of topics such the ACA, diversity and inclusion, conflict management, faculty issues and more. Also watch for a call for Proposals for presentations at this conference. Registration opens May 2015.

10/1/2015 - 10/3/2015
Conference for Community College Advancement
Anaheim, CA
Join colleagues from throughout North America for the Conference for Community College Advancement. This special conference will bring together professionals from all areas of advancement—fundraising, alumni relations, marketing and communications, and government relations—for unparalleled programming, professional development and networking opportunities.

10/4/2015 - 10/7/2015
APC - 23rd Annual Administrative Professionals Conference - 2015
Gaylord, TX
You will thrive in the atmosphere of professionalism and learning that the Conference provides as you join hundreds of other multi-talented assistants at every stage in their careers. More than 75 learning sessions are presented by professional trainers, and your registration includes most meals, networking events, Conference materials, and inspirational keynotes. No other training event for Administrative Professionals delivers the value of the APC.

10/10/2015 - 10/12/2015
Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities (HACU) 29th Annual Conference
Miami, FL
HACU's Annual Conference provides a unique forum for the sharing of information and ideas for the best and most promising practices in the education of Hispanics. The conference goals are to: showcase successful, effective, and exemplary programs and initiatives of HACU member institutions; promote and expand partnerships and strategic alliances for collaboration between HACU member institutions and public-and private-sector organizations; foster and identify graduate education opportunities for Hispanic students and graduates; and much more! Registration is now open.

10/15/2015 - 10/17/2015
Lilly Conference Series on College and University Teaching and Learning
60-minute sessions
Participants come from across the United States, representing nearly every discipline found in higher education. Participants also represent faculty and administrators at various stages in their academic careers, ranging from post-doctoral positions, adjunct faculty, new faculty, mid-career faculty, seasoned faculty, and even emeritus faculty. The conference maintains the same overall theme for each event: Evidence-Based Teaching and Learning.' Tracks and subthemes vary by conference and by year. We always offer a variety of sessions so that you can match your learning preference to the presentations formats: 100-minute workshops

10/22/2015 - 10/25/2015
Association for Experiential Education 43rd Annual International Conference
Portland, OR
Over 750 educators and practitioners from around the world will convene to share ideas, network, build skills and effect change. AEE conferences are designed to help you develop professionally, find employment or employees, learn valuable new strategies and skills to integrate into your work and develop lasting personal and professional relationships.

10/27/2015 - 10/30/2015
EDUCAUSE 2015 Annual Conference
Indianapolis, Indiana & Online
The premier higher education IT event—the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference—offers an innovative and informative program, provides an opportunity to build your professional network, and allows you to learn, reflect, and engage with colleagues from around the world. Taking part in the content-rich sessions as an individual, or attending as a team, is a wonderful way to share knowledge, experiences, ideas, and information. And, you can participate either in-person in Indianapolis, or virtually right from your own institution. EDUCAUSE 2015 creates a dynamic environment to share future directions, best practices, stories on successful collaborations, and solutions to community-wide issues. Early-Bird Registration ends October 2nd, 2015.

10/27/2015 - 10/30/2015
The Resilient Assistant, 22nd Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence
Las Vegas, NV
We focus on what counts: Administrative Competencies. Very few Conferences for Administrative Professionals focus specifically on the competencies necessary to be successful at adding value every day within the administrative arena. Office Dynamics International is the premier leader in the development and presentation of sophisticated training programs and information for administrative professionals.

11/1/2015 - 11/4/2015
STEMtech Conference
Phoenix, AR
The League is excited to announce that the University of Maryland University College's Analytics Summit and the League's STEMtech conference are joining forces to bring you the best of STEM, analytics, big data, advanced technology, and learning management architecture. This collaboration has led to the redesign of conference programming, currently under way. This innovative direction is sure to attract additional community college and university participants and corporate partners while providing enhanced networking opportunities.

11/18/2015 - 11/20/2015
2015 International Conference: “Where to Grow from Here: Scaling What Works for Adult Students,” Council for Adult and Experiential Learning
Baltimore, MD
We invite you to join us in Baltimore, Maryland this November for the CAEL International Conference. This year’s theme: “Where to Grow from Here: Scaling What Works for Adult Students”, tackles issues of scalability within educational systems. How do we grow our educational systems to effectively reach greater numbers of adult learners? The conference will be held November 18-20, 2015 at the Baltimore Hilton. The annual conference of the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL) brings together over 500 participants to learn, network, and work together to make lifelong learning accessible to adults around the world. Attendees include college faculty and administrators, HR professionals, workforce developers and representatives from labor and government.

11/19/2015 - 11/22/2015
ACTE's CareerTech Vision 2015 Conference
New Orleans, LA
This conference promises an exciting, informative and inspirational educational agenda packed with hundreds of sessions, along with exceptional networking opportunities with thousands of CTE peers and professionals, exchanging valuable insights. In addition Keynote presentations by Diane Ravitch and Emily Pilloton bookend the conference activities. Registration opens March 2, 2015.