Conference Information

Thanks for another great year!
October 19-21
Q Center, St. Charles Illinois


2023 Conference Registration has closed at this time.

The IAEA Annual Fall Conference provides professional learning specially designed for art educators by art educators and education professionals. Providing hands-on learning experiences, art making, networking, and more…
Make your plans now to participate in this wonderful opportunity to collaborate with like-minded art education colleagues.

Click Here for the 2023 Sponsors Presentation!

Vendor Information Here!

75th anniversary design by Saturday featured speaker, Jay Ryan. Pull a screen print with Jay Saturday morning! Secure your free spot today! 

Pricing Info (register by 9/18 for the early-bird savings of $20) 

  • Regular Member – $239.00
  • Retired Member –  $160.00
  • Student Member – $130.00
  • First 20 Student Members – $65.00  (If your college/university is interested in paying for 5+ students, contact our business manager for discounted pricing)

If you are an organization with a membership, please choose the member rate.

  • Regular Non-Member – $289.00
  • Retired Non-Member – $185.00
  • Student Non-Member – $145.00

Are you a member? Verify your membership is current or renew today! 

2023 Registration has closed at this time.

Use our Letters of Support to advocate for your attendance to our 2023 conference!

Attendee Letter of Support

Presenter Letter of Support

2023 Hotel Reservations have closed at this time.

Join Trace Layer Play and Be Part of the 75th Experience with the IAEA Archives! 

Click Here for trace layer play’s Low Stakes Activities Webinar!

The 2023 Gala is a sold out ticketed event and you must have your ticket (receive at check-in) to attend.

Contact the following people with questions about the Conference:

Conference Co-Coordinators

Ingrid Crepas & Sherri Kushner [email protected]

Conference Proposals

Tim Jones, [email protected]


Jennifer Fitzpatrick [email protected]

IAEA Awards

Eryn Blaser [email protected]

Student Chapters/ Student Volunteers

Danielle Sheppard, [email protected]


Thanks to our Platinum and Gold Sponsors!

Please also visit our Friends and Partners Page!