Upcoming Conferences of Note
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October 8–11, 2019: American Association for Adult and Continuing Education
Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch · St. Louis, Missouri
This is the annual conference of one of the nation’s largest organizations for adult and continuing education. The American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) is the publisher of three leading adult education journals: Adult Education Quarterly, Adult Learning, and the Journal of Transformative Education. The theme for this year’s conference is “Adult Education for Human Rights, Economic Empowerment, and Environmental Sustainability.”
October 14–16, 2019: Association of the United States Army 2019 Annual Meeting and Exposition
Walter E. Washington Convention Center · Washington, D.C.
The Association of the United States Army (AUSA) Annual Meeting and Exposition is the largest landpower exposition and professional development forum in North America. The annual meeting is designed to deliver the Army’s message by highlighting the capabilities of Army organizations and presenting a wide range of industry products and services. AUSA accomplishes this task throughout the entire event by providing informative and relevant presentations on the state of the Army, panel discussions and seminars on pertinent military and national security subjects, and a variety of valuable networking events available to all that attend.
November 13–14, 2019: The University of North Georgia’s Institute for Leadership and Strategic Studies—Symposium on “Soldier-Leaders in the Age of AI: The Future of Pre-Commissioning Education”
University of North Georgia, Dahlonega Campus · Dahlonega, Georgia
The annual conference from the University of North Georgia and the Institute for Leadership and Strategic Studies will discuss the theme of “adaptive, agile leaders” in connection with technology and artificial intelligence. The symposium will explore how advances in science and technology will shape the future battlefield operating environment; how they will contribute to the physical, cognitive, and emotional development of the soldier-leader; and the impact of future initiatives on adaptive leadership alongside ethical decision-making.
June 4–7, 2020: Adult Education Research Conference and The Canadian Association for the Study of Adult Education—“Adult Education in Global Times: An International Research Conference”
University of British Columbia · Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
http://newprairiepress.org/aerc and https://edst.educ.ubc.ca/aegt2020/
This unique multi-organizational research conference provides a forum for adult-education researchers to share their experiences and the results of their studies with students, other researchers, and practitioners from around the world. It is cosponsored by the Adult Education Research Conference (AERC), Adult Learning Australia (ALA), American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE), Canadian Association for the Study of Adult Education (CASAE), European Society for Research in the Education of Adults (ESREA), Indian Adult Education Association (IAEA), International Society for Comparative Adult Education (ISCAE), and Standing Conference on University Teaching and Research in the Education of Adults (SCUTREA).