ACCED-I connects collegiate conference and events professionals to knowledge and ideas that keep them ahead of the game in this unique industry.

  • In-person educational and networking events
  • Roundtable discussions by phone when it isn’t possible to leave campus
  • Online resources to help you navigate the industry through benchmarking and salary studies, sample documents, and interactive forums
  • Advance your career, or find the right staff, through the Career Center

Be a part of a community that understands what you do. . . join us!


Benchmarking Study Results Available
The results of the 2018 ACCED-I Benchmarking Study are now available. more


 Grow Professionally! Present at an Educational Forum
ACCED-I Educational Forums bring together collegiate conference and events professionals for 1 1/2 days of engaging educational modules and networking opportunities. Attendees will get an in-depth look at various topics important to collegiate conference and events professionals. Consider submitting a session proposal in one of the five topics. more


You Are Not Alone! ACCED-I Will Keep You Connected
Now that the busy summer conference season has begun, when you are faced with challenges don't feel like you are alone. ACCED-I and its members are there to support you all the way! Post questions to the Communities of Practice, search for documents in the eLibrary, or reach out to your colleagues through social media. ACCED-I is made up of "Your People".


Mark Your Calendars for ACCED-I Educational Forums
Check out the slate of Educational Forums offered this fall and winter across the US. Topics include Technology, Financial Management, Emergency Management, Business Development, and Institutional Events. Registration will open this summer. more

Calendar more

9/27/2018 » 9/28/2018
Financial Management Educational Forum

10/11/2018 » 10/12/2018
Technology Educational Forum

11/8/2018 » 11/9/2018
Emergency Management Educational Forum