Software & Information Industry Association
SIIA Education Business Forum • December 10-11, 2013 • New York City
SIIA Ed Tech Industry Summit • May 2014 • San Francisco
The Software & Information Industry Association hosts several conferences throughout the year, offering its members dynamic networking opportunities, and the means to keep on top of rising industry trends. Learn more at www.siia.net.
Florida Educational Technology Conference
January 28-31, 2014 • Orange County Convention Center • Orlando, FL
Each year, our conference activities for the Florida Educational Technology Conference (www.fetc.org) center on one-on-one media meetings where national and local media are invited to meet with our clients to discuss product offerings.News Room >
Texas Computer Education Association
February 3-7, 2014 • Austin Convention Center • Austin, TX
Founded in 1980, the Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA) is the largest state organization devoted to the use of technology in education. Each year, the association hosts the TCEA Convention & Exposition, where educators meet to experience the latest technology solutions for their teaching environments. More details at www.tcea.org.News Room >
March 3-6, 2014 • Hilton Austin Downtown • Austin, TX
Like other SXSW festivals, SXSWedu seeks to converge the wide variety of stakeholders who share an interest in 21st Century innovation and best practices. Attendees include not only education professionals, including teachers, administrators and professors, but also business, industry and policy leaders who all share a keen interest in modernizing teaching and learning. For more information, visit www.sxswedu.com.
Consortium for School Networking
March 18-20, 2014 • Washington Hilton Hotel • Washington D.C.
As a member of the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN), we are proud to support the goals of CoSN as the association searches for and shares best practices for leadership in school networking. For a number of years, CB&A has been a sponsor of the organization’s annual conference. Visit www.cosn.org to learn more.
Wisconsin Educational Media & Technology Association
March 23-25, 2014 • Kalahari Resort • Wisconsin Dells, WI
The Wisconsin Educational Media & Technology Association (WEMTA) is an independent professional association serving the state’s school library media and instructional technology professionals. The association hosts an annual conference for its members to learn more about the latest educational technology offerings. For more information, visit www.wemtaonline.org.
CEC Convention & Expo
April 9-12, 2014 • Venue – TBD • Philadelphia, PA
The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is the largest international professional organization dedicated to improving the educational success of individuals with disabilities and/or gifts and talents. CEC advocates for appropriate governmental policies, sets professional standards, provides professional development, advocates for individuals with exceptionalities, and helps professionals obtain conditions and resources necessary for effective professional practice. More details at www.cec.sped.org/convention.
International Reading Association
May 9-12, 2014 • Venue – TBD • New Orleans, LA
Since 1956, the International Reading Association (IRA) has been a global network of individuals and institutions committed to worldwide literacy. Our client participation in the International Reading Association’s annual convention includes traditional print publishers, electronic content providers and those who bridge both media. Check it out at www.reading.org.
Association of American Publishers
Content in Context, June 2-5, 2014 • Capitol Hilton • Washington DC
The Association of American Publishers (AAP) PreK-12 Learning Group is another industry association we are proud to support. AAP’s annual conference is a gathering place for anyone dedicated to improving the development, creation, publication and distribution of educational content and resources. (@CICCon, #13CIC)
International Society for Technology in Education
June 29 – July 2, 2014 • Site TBA • Atlanta, GA
The annual International Society for Technology in Education conference (formerly NECC) is one of the world’s premier educational technology events. Each year, educators and professionals from around the globe unite for five days of learning, collaboration and hands-on demonstration of the best new technologies. Find more details on the upcoming event at www.isteconference.org/2014.News Room >
Autism Society National Conference
July 24-26, 2014 • Indiana Convention Center & Lucas Oil Stadium • Indianapolis, IN
Since 1965, the Autism Society has been a leading source of trusted and reliable information about autism. It exists to improve the lives of all affected by autism by increasing public awareness about the day-to-day issues faced by people on the spectrum, advocating for appropriate services for individuals across the lifespan, and providing the latest information regarding treatment, education, research and advocacy. The National Conference addresses the range of issues affecting people with autism including early intervention, education, employment and behavior. For more information, visit www.autism-society.org/get-involved/conference/.
September 2014 • Location TBA
EdNET, sponsored by MDR, is an annual educational networking conference where business executives and innovators gather to build business relationships, share ideas and hear directly from experts and educators. EdNET provides leaders with unique opportunities for dialogue on the latest market trends, partnerships, funding sources and new technologies. More details at www.schooldata.com.
September 29 – October 2, 2014 • Orlando, FL, and online
The EDUCAUSE Annual Conference is the premier gathering for higher education IT professionals. The conference provides content and exploration of today’s toughest technology issues facing campuses around the world, and convenes some of the brightest minds in the community. For more information, visit www.educause.edu.
November 19-21, 2014 • Greater Columbus Convention Center • Columbus, OH
OCALICON is a national conference and exhibition on autism, assistive technology, and low-incidence disabilities (including visual impairments, hearing impairments, TBI, and more). For more information, visit conference.ocali.org.