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Proposal Submission Deadline

October 30, 2017

EXTENDED TO 11/15/17

The conference theme is Quality of Life in Adult Learning. Submit your proposal using the online proposal form.

Acceptance notification: November 8, 2017, first round. The extended announcement date is November 22, 2017.


The Adult Higher Education Alliance (AHEA) Conference 2018 will be held in Orlando, Florida on the beautiful campus of the University of Central Florida on March 8 & 9, 2018. The conference theme aligns with the most recent release in the AHEA book series, but all proposals regarding issues in Adult and Higher Education are welcome!

Important Dates

Conference Proposal submission deadline October 30, 2017

NOVEMBER 15, 2017

Proposal acceptance notification November 8, 2017

Extended notification
November 22, 2017

Conference registration deadline for presenters January 30, 2018
Proceedings Submission deadline for conference proceedings papers April 15, 2018
Papers proofread and returned to authors for last review May 15, 2018
Final papers due June 15, 2018
Expected proceedings release date August 20, 2018

Conference Registration Rates

  Early Bird Thru 1/30/18 Regular After 1/30/18
Member $200.00 $225.00
Non-Member $250.00 $275.00
Student Member $65.00 $70.00
Non-Member Student $75.00 $80.00
UCF Student Free Registration
Lunch $10.00 per day

Please note:

Audio Visuals and all materials are the presenter’s responsibility. The conference location will have SMART Board presentation stations for use.

If you wish, download the AHEA Conference 2018 CFP sample form to prepare your work before clicking to submit your proposal.