Conference Registration

Registration Now Open

Collaborate with your colleagues from around the country in Phoenix, Arizona on March 25-28, 2018 at the Sheraton Grand Phoenix.

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.

Register today to attend our national conference. To take advantage of our early bird rates, register by 02/14/18. Members save $75 on their registration. Add membership to your registration so you can get the discounted rate. For inquiries on your membership status contact membership@coabe.org.  


FULL REGISTRATIOn rates

Includes all keynotes, plenary sessions, concurrent sessions, regional meetings, networking, and more! (Pre-conference, ticketed on-site awards events/meals, and ticketed off-site tours are not included in full registration.) Current membership in COABE is required to qualify for discounted member conference registration.

December 1, 2017February 14, 2018

  • Member $495, Non-Member $570, Adult Student $225

February 15, 2018March 18, 2018

  • Member $515, Non-Member $590, Adult Student $225

March 19, 2018On-Site Registration

  • Member $595, Non-Member $670, Adult Student $225

Single Day Registration Rates

Includes one day of keynotes, plenary sessions, concurrent sessions, regional meetings, networking, and more! (Pre-conference, ticketed on-site awards events/meals, and ticketed off-site tours are not included in single day registration.) Current membership in COABE is required to qualify for discounted member conference registration.

December 1, 2017February 14, 2018

  • Sunday, March 25, 2018, Preconference Half Day $75, Preconference Full Day $150
  • Monday, March 26, 2018, Member: $370, Non-Member: $445, Adult Student: $75
  • Tuesday, March 27, 2018, Member: $370, Non-Member: $445, Adult Student: $75 
  • Wednesday, March 28, 2018, Member: $370, Non-Member: $445, Adult Student: $75

February 15, 2018March 18, 2018

  • Sunday, March 25, 2018, Preconference Half Day $75, Preconference Full Day $150
  • Monday, March 26, 2018, Member: $390, Non-Member: $465, Adult Student: $75
  • Tuesday, March 27, 2018, Member: $390, Non-Member: $465, Adult Student: $75
  • Wednesday, March 28, 2018, Member: $390, Non-Member: $465, Adult Student: $75

March 19, 2018On-Site Registration

  • Sunday, March 25, 2018, Preconference Half Day $75, Preconference Full Day $150
  • Monday, March 26, 2018, Member: $470, Non-Member: $545, Adult Student: $75
  • Tuesday, March 27, 2018, Member: $470, Non-Member: $545, Adult Student: $75
  • Wednesday, March 28, 2018, Member: $470, Non-Member: $545, Adult Student: $75

Downloadable 2018 Conference Registration Form

Online registration is the preferred method of registering for the 2018 COABE Conference. Below is a downloadable version of the registration form.