COABE Conference 2019
Conference Registration Now Open!
Collaborate with your colleagues from around the country in New Orleans, Louisiana on March 31-April 3, 2019 at the Marriott New Orleans.
Learn about new best practices and receive targeted training from national level speakers. Twelve strands–comprised of more than 350 breakout sessions–will be offered, providing valuable, state-of-the-art training that you will be able to bring back to your adult ed program!
Join more than 2,000 conferees and enjoy numerous networking opportunities with your peers in adult education and around the country. Registration for the 2019 COABE Conference is now open!
Register For Our Off-Site Events!
Our 2019 COABE Conference team has organized two exciting off-site events for conference attendees and their guests.
PRESIDENTS’ WELCOME RECEPTION
$25 per ticket
On Monday, April 1, 2019, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. mingle and network with your colleagues at the This is a ticketed event that will provide a wonderful experience at Calbido New Orleans located in the historical French Quarter. Providing an unparalleled view of the dazzling life of Jackson Square and a backdrop of exhibits that chronicle Louisiana’s rich history and culture. You will enjoy a reception with music and heavy hors d’oeuvres. So please join us for a night of great food, fun, and the best views of New Orleans. It’s only a 0.5 mile walk down Chartres St.
JAZZ STEAMBOAT DINNER CRUISE
$50 per Ticket
This is a ticketed event on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, that will provide Jazz Steamboat Dinner Cruise on the Mississippi. Savor the age-old power and majesty of the Mississippi river in a new spirit of adventure. Absorb the sights and sounds of the city by night, as you watch the French Quarter come to life to the soundtrack of Dixieland jazz. We will also have a strolling saxophonist. So please join us for a night of great food, dancing, fun, and the best views of New Orleans. Transportation will be provided to and from the hotel. Boarding at 6:30 p.m. and Docking at 9:00 p.m.
Presented in Partnership by:
The Coalition on Adult Basic Education (COABE) and Louisiana Association for Public, Community, & Adult Education (LAPCAE)