40TH Annual Conference

Pre-Registration Deadline Friday, October 20, 2017

Conference Program at a Glance

Our 40th Annual Conference begins at 8:00 a.m. with registration and a continental breakfast for attendees, presenters, and exhibitors.

Following breakfast, at 9:15 a.m., the 2017 ASAH Awards for Educator, Paraprofessional, Related Services Provider and Legislator of the Year will be presented.

Following a keynote address, attendees will participate in a variety of workshops addressing best practices in special education, education policy, school administration, and more.

Workshop information will be posted here when it becomes available.

Morning sessions begin at 11:15 a.m. and afternoon sessions will begin at 2:00 p.m.

Throughout the day, vendors and agencies that provide products and services to the special education community will be exhibiting along the perimeter of the Avalon Floor with displays. Exhibition hours are from 8:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.

Lunch will be served at 12:45 p.m.

Registration fees include breakfast, lunch, Keynote address, workshops, conference bag and materials.

PLEASE NOTE: The parking fee at Harrah's Waterfront Hotel & Conference Center garage will be $5.00. Conference attendees will be responsible for this fee.

IMPORTANT VENDOR REGISTRATION INFORMATION: Online Vendor Registration is not available. If you are interested in exhibiting, please download a form (which can be found under the Vendor tab at the top) and submit it to the ASAH office with payment, or you may contact the ASAH office for further information.


EARLY REGISTRATION deadline is Friday, October 13, 2017. A late fee of $10 will be added for all registrations made on or after October 14, 2017. Registration fee includes breakfast, lunch and all workshop materials.

We will welcome walk-in conference participant registrations the day of the conference at an additional $10 fee.

PLEASE NOTE that we will NOT be accepting walk-in exhibitor registrations this year.

Full payment is due prior to conference date. Conference registration fees are not refundable after October 20, 2017. Exhibitor registration fees are not refundable after October 13, 2017.