Annual Conference and GWI - OACAC

Annual Conference and GWI

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2019 Conference Sponsors

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2019 Conference Top Sponsors


2019 Conference Supporting Sponsors

We are excited to offer you an outstanding speaker and presenter line up.

Conference Schedule (PDF)

Registration costs:

$185 Member/Full Conference

$240 Non-Member/Full Conference

$110 Member/One-Day

Late Fee (applied after March 4) $50 flat

HOTEL INFORMATION:  The Polaris Hilton is sold out for the OACAC guaranteed rate.  Please book directly with the hotel or choose one of the near-by hotels (walk-able, drive or Uber). Here are a few links to assist you; Google Maps will help you pinpoint other hotel options.  AAA rates may be available.

Polaris Hilton

Hilton Garden Inn

Residence Inn by Marriott


Featured Keynote Speakers


This year, we are featuring speakers Helen Rothberg from Marist College, Joshua T. Dickerson an author and poet and Stefanie Niles, NACAC President.

Learn more about each of our speakers:

Joshua Dickerson Bio, Helen Rothberg Bio and Stefanie Niles Bio


There will also be great sessions on relevant and current topics regarding the landscape of post-secondary education in Ohio and across the nation.

Join us at the 2019 OACAC Guiding the Way to Inclusion & Annual Conference in Columbus, Ohio!


We hope you can make it for a Roaring Good Time at The Great Conference!


Conference Exhibitor Space Still Available!

Flappers (Exhibitors) $1,000 – unlimited

  • Thank-you signage at registration
  • 2 conference registrations
  • Table in exhibitor area
  • Banner ad on for the remainder of 2019
  • Call out on OACAC social media during event
  • Mention on the conference website
  • Full list of conference attendees (opting-in) with contact information prior to event

Since the Jan. 20 preferred vendor registration date has passed, new registrants should contact Amy Adams: or Amanda Sohl: immediately upon registering to coordinate logos and ads. Advertising materials received after Feb. 8 may not be included in the printed program but electronic opportunities will be available.

Register here: Conference Sponsor or Exhibitor Registration