Annual Conference

2020 Conference Chair,
Patty Tryon

Office Services Supervisor
Meridian Health Science Center
Idaho State University

Welcome to our Conference Information page where you will find the most up-to-date details about the conference, including registration options, hotel accommodations, and additional conference information. Please be sure to bookmark this page, save it to your favorites and share it with others!

Thank you for attending the 22nd Annual Conference,  April 10-13, 2019 in Spokane, Washington. To learn more about #NABCA2019 please check out the conference program on our Resources Page.

The next NABCA conference will be held April 22-24, 2020 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida with the Florida Atlantic University Broward Campuses as Site Host. Look through the conference details below to start planning for #NABCA2020!

Conference Proposal Priority Consideration Deadline: September 30, 201

2020 Conference Schedule


If you are interested in being a Conference Partner, Exhibitor, or Author please complete the Partnerships Application

Registration & Fees

Register Before December 1st for a discount on Regular and Academic Institution Registrations

Regular Registration (includes 1-year membership with conference attendance)

$610 early conference registration for members
$713 regular conference registration for members

$687 early conference registration for non-members
$790 regular conference registration for non-members

Academic Institution Member Registration (does not include 1-year membership)

$559 early conference registration
$662 regular conference registration 

Site Host Registration includes 20% discount on conference registration (includes 1-year membership)

$488 early for members $565 early for non-menbers
$570 regular for members $647 regular for non-members

Retiree Registration (includes 1-year membership)

$257 requires participate on a Committee throughout the year and submitting a proposal to present at the Conference

One-Day Rate Registration (includes 1-year membership)

$308 for Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday

Future Conference Locations

2021 Minneapolis, MN -  April 7-9, 2021

2022 Concord CA & Oakland, CA for the 25th Anniversary Conference - April 6-8, 2022 (April 20-22 alternate) California State University, East Bay; Concord Campus and Oakland Center

2023 Atlanta, GA - April 19-21, 2023 (April 26-28 alternate)

2024 Denver, CO - April 10-12, 2024 (April 17-19 alternate)


Riverside Hotel
620 East Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Hotel reservations for the NABCA Conference group rate ($165) can be made until March 25, 2020. 

Make your reservation online or call the hotel at 954- 467- 0671 (for in-state calls), or 844- 467- 0671 (for out-of-state calls); identify yourself as a NABCA Conference Attendee and use the code "NABCA Annual"

For more hotel information, visit

Airport Transportation

The Riverside Hotel is located four miles from Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport and is accessible by taxi or Uber/Lyft.

Hotel Parking

As a NABCA Conference Attendee, you will receive a discounted overnight ($15/night) and day ($8/day) valet parking at the hotel. Please inform the front desk that you are in the NABCA Conference Group (code NABCA Annual).