2018 ALA Annual Conference Program Proposals - Deadline Extended

For Immediate Release
Thu, 08/03/2017


Alicia Navarro

Content Technology Manager

Conference Services


The program proposal submission deadline for the 2018 ALA Annual Conference, to take place at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, LA, June 21-26, 2018, has been extended to Tuesday, September 5, 2017, 12:00 Midnight (Central).

Programs at the Annual Conference are one-hour educational sessions on a topic relevant to the library profession, and submissions are open to anyone, regardless of ALA membership status. For the first time, proposals will be accepted through one submission site for all ALA Divisions, RoundTables, Committees, and Offices.

Your ALA account information will be required to access the submssion site.

Updated Schedule:

Submission Site Open Now

Submission Site Closes: Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Final Decisions: Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Schedule of Sessions Announced: Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Inquiries and additional details regarding the submission form, subjects and content types can be found by visiting the submission site.

Take a look back at the 2017 Annual Conference: 2017 ALA Annual Conference website