Call for Proposals - 2014 American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE)

Good evening all!

The American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) is now accepting proposals for their 2014 conference scheduled from November 4 - 7 in Charleston, SC.  See the announcement below for more information and a link to submit your proposal.

Gail Cope, SME, LINCS Program Management Group


Save the Date for the 2014 Conference!

November 4-7, 2014


Conference Hotel: Embassy Suites North Charleston - Airport/Hotel & Convention 

Adult Educators: Making a Difference!

Commission on International Adult Education Pre-conference: November 2-4, 2014 - Call for Proposals Coming Soon

Commission of Professors of Adult Education Co-conference: November 6-7, 2014

Check back often for updates!

 The Call for Proposals is Open – Due April 21, 2014

The theme of this year's conference, "Adult Educators: Making a Difference," reflects the vision and mission of AAACE. Adult educators make a difference in the lives of adults, helping them acquire the knowledge, skills, and values needed to lead productive and satisfying lives. The mission of AAACE is to provide a unifying leadership for this vision and to make a difference in shaping organizational and social contexts that support lifelong learning. Conference sessions provide an opportunity to showcase past, present, and future examples of how adult and continuing educators make a difference and "contribute to human fulfillment and positive social change."

Call for Proposals: Click on Call for Proposals from the 2014 Conference drop down menu above for more details.

The Call for Proposals for concurrent, roundtable, and poster sessions is open at Remember to create an account (or edit an existing one to ensure it is current), and add to your email list of safe entities.

  • Proposals will be due on April 21, 2014
  • Acceptances will be announced on or about June 2, 2014
  • Lead Authors of accepted proposals will be asked to confirm their participation by June 30, 2014, and will need to register by the Early Bird Registration Deadline date in September to be included in the program schedule.

Proposals are requested that support the conference theme in these and other areas of Adult and Continuing Education: Workforce Development, Community, Non-Formal, Career, Continuing Professional, Health, Religious, Military and International Adult Education, as well as Distance and Adult Learning, Adult Numeracy and Literacy, Human Resource Development, Program Management. It is this wide array of sharing and learning that makes this conference unique!

CIAE Call for Proposals:  To submit proposals for papers for the CIAE Pre-Conference do not complete the form on ProposalSpace.
Instead submit the one available at


Dedicated to the belief that lifelong learning contributes to human fulfillment and positive social change, AAACE envisions a more humane world made possible by the diverse practice of our members in helping adults acquire the knowledge, skills, and values needed to lead productive and satisfying lives. Key in this aim is the development of partnerships that make us stronger as a discipline, allow us to reach more learners, and allow us to build foundations that will carry us into the future.