2019 ALA Annual Conference Program Proposals - Deadline Extended

For Immediate Release
Fri, 08/31/2018


Alicia Navarro

Content Technology Manager

Conference Services

American Library Association


The program proposal submission deadline for the 2019 ALA Annual Conference, to take place at the in Washington, DC, June 20-25, 2019, has been extended to Monday, September 3, 2018, 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 submission site.

Updated Schedule:

Submission Site Open Now

Submission Site Closes: September 3, 2018

Final Decisions: November 8, 2018

Schedule of Sessions Announced: December 5, 2018

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 2018 Annual Conference: 2018 ALA Annual Conference website.


I have not received any information on whether or not my conference program proposal was accepted.  If we successfully submitted a proposal, will we hear either way?