2023 ACA National Conference Call for Proposals Site
The American Camp Association is accepting proposals from high-quality presenters for innovative, timely, and dynamic educational sessions to be presented at the ACA National Conference, February 21-24, 2023, in Orlando, FL. Proposals will be accepted through September 16, 2022.
The 2023 conference will be at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando. Make your reservation today!
ACA Welcomes Brittany Patterson, PhD
Wednesday Keynote Speaker
Brittany Patterson, PhD, is a licensed psychologist and assistant professor at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM). She has served schools for more than a decade in various capacities and has specialized in school-based mental health services in underserved schools and communities. She provides training and technical assistance on the impact of trauma, and strategies to create safe, healing environments for students. She is particularly passionate about identifying and building upon the strengths of youth and their communities to promote positive mental health and well-being.
The ACA National Conference is the largest national camp conference hosted in the US. This educational event is expected to draw more than 1,000+ camp properties representing more than 1,500+ professionals and focuses on professional development, networking, and commerce.
2022 ACA National Conference Information for Reference
Conference Program Book To Be Offered Electronically
In support of the conservation and environmental efforts of the Oregon Convention Center, the national conference program book will be offered electronically this year and will not be printed. A copy can be saved to the electronic device you will be using at conference. The file is printer-friendly, so if you prefer a printed copy, you may print one and bring it with you. This will be in addition to the mobile app, sponsored by CampBrain.
Download the National Conference Mobile App
We are pleased to again be able to offer a mobile app to enhance your experience during the 2022 ACA National Conference. We encourage all attendees, exhibiting personnel, and speakers to download the new app.
- Important Conference Details
- Download the Program Preview Brochure
- Download the Program Session Grid
- Kindred and Preconference Events
- Conference FAQs
- Conference Community Service Project
- Volunteer Opportunities
- Current List of Exhibitors
Session Handouts Available
Handouts that we received from speakers and posters from the poster presentations are now available to view online.
Our opening keynote presenter, Candace Doby, has provided a link to access her general session slides and breakout session slides and resources.
Join ACA's National Conference Facebook Group.
Follow ACA National Conference on Twitter