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2016 Annual Convention 

  96th AACC Annual Convention 

Our Camelot Moment: A New Day for Community Colleges

The AACC annual meeting is among the largest and most dynamic gatherings of educational leaders, attracting over 2,000 community college presidents and senior administrators, as well as international educators, representatives of business/industry, and federal agencies. Learn More.

The 96th AACC Annual Convention will take place April 9-12, 2016, in Chicago, IL.

Upcoming Dates and Deadlines



AACC is accepting applications for the Awards of Excellence

September 11 - November 30

AACC is accepting applications for the  Outstanding Alumni award

Deadline: November 30

Requests for meeting space

October 12 – November 16 (members)
AACC affiliates, corporate partners, educational associates and institutional members are accepted

November 16 - December 11 (non-members)

96th Annual Convention Registration


November 2 – April 4
Early Bird Rate ends January 15, 2016

Applications for recognition at Hail and Farewell Luncheon (includes New CEOs, 25-Year CEOs, and Retiring CEOs)


January 4 – March 14, 2016


Deadline for requesting registration refunds

February 29, 2016
NO refunds will be processed after this date; an attendance substitution may be made after the deadline.


 Future Convention Dates

April 22-26, 2017
New Orleans, Louisiana

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