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Regional Leadership Conferences | State Conferences  

NAEA Leadership Development Conference
(covers all regions and replaces the regular summer Regional Leadership Conferences)

July 24 – 27, 2014
Santa Fe, New Mexico

Registration opens mid-April 2014

Agenda:
Thursday, July 24 – Welcome Reception for all participants from 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Friday, July 25, and Saturday, July 26 – Conference Sessions from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday, July 27 – Conference Wrap-Up 8:30 – 10:30 am   


ALABAMA
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://www.aaeaonline.org

ALASKA
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://alaska-aaea.org/?page_id=571

ARIZONA
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://azarted.org/conference

ARKANSAS
November 5-7, 2014; Arkansas Art Educators Fall Conference, North Little Rock Wyndham Riverfront Hotel
Exhibitor Set-Up: TBA
Exhibit Hours: TBA
Exhibitor Teardown: TBA
Contact: Vendor Coordinator: Nikki Kalcevic, nkalcevic@bentonvillek12.org
Conference Info: Stacey Glover, staceygloverart@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.ararted.org/

BRITISH COLUMBIA ART TEACHERS ASSOCIATION
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://64.40.114.105/~bcataca/conferences/bcata-conferences

CALIFORNIA
November 13-15, 2014; California Art Education Association Conference “Art: Power to Innovate”. Conference keynote speakers are Steven Hickner, Dreamworks, Kevin Fagan, syndicated cartoonist, and Nirvan Mullick, filmmaker, Caine’s Arcade and founder of Imagination Foundation. Irvine Hotel-Jamboree Center, 17900 Jamboree Road, Irvine, CA 92614.
Exhibitor Set-Up: November 13, 2014 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Exhibitor Hours: November 13, 2014 - 6:00 - 8:00 pm; November 14, 2014 - 8:00 am - 4:00 pm and 6:00 - 7:30 pm; and November 15, 2014 –8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Exhibitor Teardown: November 15, 2014 - 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Contact: Dru Maurer, Conference Chair; Craig Tomlinson, Conference Administrator; Donna Banning, Conference Manager.
Website: www.caea-arteducation.org

COLORADO
2014 Date TBA
Contact: President Robin Wolfe at caearobin@gmail.com.
Website: http://www.caeaco.org/Default.aspx?pageId=1455380

CONNECTICUT
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Exhibitor Contact Person: Cindy Parsons
Website: http://www.caea.net/CAEA/Home.html

DELAWARE
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://1stdaea.com/

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: https://sites.google.com/site/arteducationdc/

FLORIDA
October 2-5, 2014: 2014 FAEA Conference, Hilton Daytona Beach Resort Ocean Walk, 100 N. Atlantic Avenue, Daytona, Florida, 386-254-8200. Registration will open in August.
Exhibitor Set-Up: TBA
Exhibit Hours: TBA
Exhibitor Teardown: TBA
Contact: Website: http://www.faea.org

GEORGIA
2014
Spring Conference -"Camp GAEA", Lake Blackshear Resort, Cordele, GA, April 24-27
Fall Conference - "The Sky's The Limit", Macon, GA, (Mercer University) October 2-5
2015
Spring Conference - "Camp GAEA", Lake Blackshear Resort, Cordele, GA, end of April
Fall Conference - "Rethunk Junk", Columbus, GA (Columbus State College) - October 29-November 1
2016
Spring Conference - "Camp GAEA", Lake Blackshear Resort, Cordele, GA, end of April
Fall Conference - No Name Yet, Gainsville, GA (Brenau University) - October 6-9
Contact: Website: http://www.gaea-artforall.org/spring-conference.php

IDAHO
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Email Katy Shanafelt/IAEA Secretary katy.shanafelt@boiseschools.org with attention to the Idaho Art Education Association Boise Conference.
Website: http://www.idahoarted.org/conference.html

ILLINOIS
November 6-8, 2014; Illinois Art Education Association Conference, "The Visual Arts Lens: Connect - Reflect- Empower" Conference featured speakers are, Debi West, Chris Pappan & Debra Yepa Pappan, Sheraton Lisle Hotel, 3000 Warrenville Rd., Lisle, IL, 1-630-505-1000
Exhibitor Set Up: November 6, beginning at 3:00pm
Exhibit Hours: November 7, 8:00am-12:00 noon, and 2:00pm-5:00pm & November 8, 8:00am-12:00 noon
Exhibitor Teardown: November 8, 12:00 noon-4:00pm
Contact:  Vendor Chair: Mary Bortz, marybortz19@gmail.com
Conference Co-Chairs: Becky Blaine, beckyblaine@gmail.com; Pat Indovina, p_indovina@hotmail.com
Website: www.ilaea.org

INDIANA
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://www.aeai.org/convention-2013.html

IOWA
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Lynda Black-Smith, lyndablacksmith@gmail.com; Set-up contact TBD.
Website:  http://www.artedia.org

INDIANA
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://www.aeai.org/convention-2013.html

KANSAS
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Conference Coordinators: Tobee Ford-Nelson / fordnelson@yahoo.com; Josh Greaves; and Rosie Riordan.
Website: http://www.kaea.com/fallconference.html

KENTUCKY
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Kim Soule, kim.soule@warren.kyschools.us
Website: http://www.jefferson.kctcs.edu/

LOUISIANA
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Fall 2013 Conference Co-Chairs: Nancy Keisman at keis413@cox.net or Carolee Brophy Miller at miller8933@bellsouth.net.
Website: http://laarteducators.org/

MAINE
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://www.mainearted.org/MAEA/Haystack.html

MARYLAND
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Linda Adams, Conference Coordinator, Linda_Adams@mcpsmd.org, 301-279-3250
Website: http://www.marylandarted.org/

MASSACHUSETTS
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Kristi Oliver, MAEA Vice President & Art All-State Liaison & Advocacy Committee at kristioliver@me.com
Website: http://www.massarted.com/conferences.html

MICHIGAN
2014 Date TBA
Contact: 2013 Conference co-chairs: Cindy Todd, cindytodd@ferris.edu; Suzanne Butler Lich, suzannebutlerlich@gmail.com; or Melissa Hronkin, mhronkin@houghton.k12.mi.us
Website: http://www.miarted.org/

MINNESOTA
November 7-8 2014; Art Educators of Minnesota Fall Conference - Art IS The Common Core, Rochester, MN
Contact: Vendor Contact: TerryC@triarcoarts.com
Website: http://www.aem-mn.org/

MISSISSIPPI
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://www.msarted.org/#!conferences

MISSOURI
March 12-15, 2014; Spring Conference 2014: Capitalize on the Arts, Capitol Plaza Hotel
Jefferson City, Missouri. Registration is now OPEN.
Contact: Registration Chair: Linda Bowers, lbmaea@yahoo.com.
Website: http://www.maea.net

MONTANA
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://www.maeamt.org/mea-mft-conference.html

NEBRASKA
September 26-27, 2014; NATA (Nebraska) 2014 Fall Conference
Contact: Carolyn Albracht, c.albracht@gmail.com
Website: http://www.nebraskaarteducators.org/nata-2014-fall-conference.html

NEVADA
Contact: Website: http://www.arteducatorsofnevada.org/

NEW HAMPSHIRE
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://www.nhaea.org/programs/fallconference.html

NEW JERSEY
October 5-7, 2014; AENJ Fall Conference: Make Your Mark, Ocean Place Resort and Spa, Long Branch NJ | View PDF
Exhibitor Set Up: TBA
Exhibit Hours: TBA
Exhibitor Teardown: TBA
Contact: Website: http://www.aenj.org/

NEW MEXICO
November 14-16, 2014; "Back to Future, embracing the past while building the future of art education", Las Cruces Convention Center
Contact: Website: http://www.newmexicoarteducators.org/

NEW YORK
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://www.nysata.org/2013-conference

NORTH CAROLINA
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://ncaea.org/nca/?page_id=547

NORTH DAKOTA
Contact: Mary Ann Kostuck. 1550 11th Street N., Wahpeton, ND 58074; (701) 642-2604 x131; mary.kostuck@sendit.nodak.edu.

OHIO
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://www.oaea.org/conference

OKLAHOMA
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://oaea-ok.org/news-and-events/2013-oaea-fall-conference/

OREGON
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://www.oregonarted.org/fall_conference.php

OVERSEAS/APO
Conatct: Overseas Art Education Association, contact: Terese M. Sarno, President, Psc 2 Box 8695 Apo AE 9012; talktoterese@yahoo.com.

RHODE ISLAND
November 8, 2014; RI CREATES, Salve Regina University, Newport, Rhode Island. Keynote speakers: Don Bousquet, RI Cartoonist, and Nate Bousquet, Ariel Photographer. Conference Website
Exhibitor Set-Up: TBA
Exhibit Hours: TBA
Exhibitor Teardown: TBA
Contact: Susanne Suprock, Conference Coordinator

PENNSYLVANIA
2014 Date TBA
Contact: View contact list here
Website: www.paeaconference.org

SOUTH CAROLINA
2014 Date TBA
Contact:  Website: http://www.scaea.org/form/42283

SOUTH DAKOTA
October 10-11, 2014; South Dakota Art Education Conference, Mitchell, SD
Exhibitor Set-Up: TBA
Exhibit Hours: TBA
Exhibitor Teardown: TBA
Contact:  Marica Shannon, Conference Coordinator / Vendor Liaison, Marica.Shannon@k12.sd.us.

TENNESSEE
October 23-25, 2014; Fall Conference, Memphis College of Art, Memphis, TN. More information to come!
Exhibitor Set-Up: TBA
Exhibit Hours: TBA
Exhibitor Teardown: TBA
Contact: Website: http://tnarteducation.org 

TEXAS
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://www.taea.org/TAEA/conference-2013.asp

UTAH
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://uaea-arted.org/index.php?page=2012-conferences

VERMONT
October 17, 2014; Fall Art Conference, Keynote Speaker: Jessica Balsley from The Art Of Education; Saturday, October 18: Studio Sessions
Contact: Website: vtartteachers.org. If you have additional questions, please contact: Becky Wright Becky Wright,  bwright@bakersfieldk8.net or Rebecca Carleton, rebbiecarleton@comcast.net.

VIRGINIA
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://www.vaea.org/conference.html

WASHINGTON
2014 Date TBA
Contact: If you need additional info, please contact cathytanasse@gmail.com or darthgradr@gmail.com.
Website: http://037724f.netsolhost.com/WordPress/news-and-updates/

RHODE ISLAND
Contact: Website: http://www.ri.net/RIAEA/contact_us.html

WEST VIRGINIA
2014 Date TBA
Contact: Website: http://wvaea.homestead.com/vacations.html

WISCONSIN
October 23-25, 2014; Art Connects Us, United Community Center, Milwaukee, WI
Exhibitor Set-Up: TBA
Exhibit Hours: TBA
Exhibitor Teardown: TBA
Contact:  Email: waeaconference2014@gmail.com | Website: www.wiarted.org

WYOMING
March 1, 2014; 1st Annual Spring Conference, Freedom Elementary School, 4500 Happy Jack Road, Cheyenne WY 82001. Registration & Vendors: 9 am Triumph HS Catered Lunch: 12 pm. Keynote Speaker: 10 am-12 pm Hands-on Workshop at 1 - 3 pm. SAVE THE DATE | REGISTRATION FORM
Contact: Wyoming Art Education Association: Diana W. McDougal, President, 745 Cypress Lane, Cheyenne, WY 82009-4294; diana_mcdougal@bresnan.net;
Website: http://wyaea.blogspot.com/

 

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