NSEE17_banner_reach-each-squareThe 2018 Summit will take place April 15-19, 2018 at the Hilton Crystal City in Arlington, Virginia.

Hundreds of professionals will gather for five days of professional development, inspiring speakers, excellent networking, and fun events! 

At-a-Glance Agenda: For a quick overview of the conference schedule, review the At-a-Glance agenda.

Pre-Conference WorkshopsOn Sunday and Monday, April 15-16, 2018, participants have the opportunity to participate in eleven pre-conference workshops. Learn more.

Conference Sessions: The NSEE offers strands of workshops that engage participants in learning about new research, tools, and strategies for improving policies and practices to close achievement, participation, and interest gaps.

You can view the schedule of workshops by strand, session, or schedule. Conference strands are color coded to help! Use the shade references below to guide your session search. Click on the title of each session to learn more about the presenters, access any files provided, and to read more about the session.

Public Policy Day: On Wednesday, April 18, participants will travel to Capitol Hill for Public Policy Day. During the morning, we will hear from leaders from Congress and the Administration, as well as policy advocates, about legislation and policies related to access, equity, and diversity in education and the workplace. During the afternoon, participants will visit with their members of Congress. NAPE provides an Advocacy Toolkit and relevant materials to assist you in making connections and discussing issues with members of Congress, which is an effective way to influence outcomes. Learn more.

Social Events: You are invited to attend a welcome reception Monday night, an awards luncheon and an evening reception with live entertainment and a fun silent auction on Tuesday.

Diversity Teamwork Brainstorming Meeting Outdoors Concept
Diversity Teamwork Brainstorming Meeting Outdoors Concept