Conference Schedule

The DEAC's 2023 Annual Conference will take place Sunday, April 23 - Tuesday, April 25, 2023, at the La Fonda on the Plaza in Santa Fe, NM. 

The meeting will begin Sunday April 23, with registration and a welcome reception from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. There will be education sessions on Monday and Tuesday April 24 and 25, beginning at approximately 9:00 a.m. and ending at approximately 4:45 p.m. Monday and 3:30 p.m. Tuesday. A continental breakfast will be served before the education sessions Monday and Tuesday, and lunch will be served both days as well. The meeting will end after the sessions conclude Tuesday.


The Conference will feature a range of education sessions from top experts in the distance education field, including:

  • Darren Jones, Senior Consultant, FranklinCovey
  • Linda Suskie, Author, Speaker, Consultant, Knowledge Center Expert, Weave
  • John Opper, Executive Director - Distance Learning & Student Services, Florida Virtual Campus
  • Laurie Dodge, Executive Vice Chancellor, Academic Affairs and Provost, University of Massachusetts Global

The meeting will also feature breakout sessions covering topics including state authorization, federal updates, and more!

Check back soon for the full proposed Annual Conference program.

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