Share Your Experiences - 38th Annual Conference Call for Programs Open
The ACCED-I Annual Conference is the largest gathering of collegiate conference and events professionals in the world. The conference provides numerous educational opportunities for those new in the industry as well as those with many years of experience. Presentations are focused on the many disciplines in the field of collegiate conferencing and events. The 38th Annual Conference will take place March 18 - 21, 2018 in Minneapolis, MN. Consider sharing your experiences and expertise and submit a session proposal. more

Grow Professionally and Volunteer with ACCED-I
There are numerous volunteer opportunities with ACCED-I at both the regional and international level. Grow professionally while helping the Association move towards its goals. more

Mark Your Calendar for Educational Forums 
The 2017 Educational Forums are set! Mark your calendars for a Forum that interests you such as Student Management, Liability & Risk Management, Customer Service, Conference & Event Logistics and Contracts & Negotiations more

Get the Results from the 2016 Salary Survey
ACCED-I conducted its annual salary survey of members and nonmembers who are working in collegiate event/conference planning and/or campus hotels/residential conference centers during the fall of 2016. 
All ACCED-I members can receive the Executive Summary at no cost. Current ACCED-I members in good standing who participate in the survey can receive the full results at no cost. If you did not participate in the current study but would like to purchase the full results, the cost is $50 for ACCED-I members and $100 for nonmembers. more

Benchmarking Study Executive Summary and Results Available
ACCED-I conducted a benchmarking survey on conferences with members who work in conference planning and/or campus hotels/residential conference centers. Your participation in this survey will help us create a market report and provide current data for our members to better understand current practices with regard to conferences. more

FLSA Update
Following months of preparation for the December 1 FLSA changes, the injunction issued on November 22 temporarily stopped implementation, requiring quick action by higher ed HR and other campus leaders. CUPA-HR has created both an infographic, which provides an overall summary of actions taken, and a summary report, which provides more detail regarding specific actions taken by institution type.


Calendar more

9/14/2017 » 9/15/2017
Student Management Educational Forum

10/12/2017 » 10/13/2017
Liability & Risk Management Educational Forum

11/2/2017 » 11/3/2017
Customer Service Educational Forum

11/16/2017 » 11/17/2017
Conference & Events Logistics Educational Forum

12/7/2017 » 12/8/2017
Contracts & Negotiations Educational Forum