Changing the Face of Adoption

November 4-5, 2016

Austin, TX

Call for Conference Presentations

Each year the AKA Conference Committee and AKA Board of Directors strive to bring you the most knowledgeable and innovative speakers in the adoption field.  We know that many of our members and past conference attendees are experts in adoption, so we would like to extend an invitation for you to submit your conference speaker proposal.  If you would like to present at our November 4-5, 2016 conference, please submit the application to AKA by May 15, 2016.  Click here for the Conference Proposal Application.  Also, please feel free to share this invitation with your adoption related networks.

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Conference Pre-Registration Rates

Member:  Friday $80, Saturday $80 or Both Days $135

Non Member:  Friday $110, Saturday $110 or Both Days $180

Student  (with valid student ID)Friday $35, Saturday $35 or Both Days $60

Social Worker CEU (one or both days):  $15

AKA One Year Membership  (Special Rate if you join or renew with your conference registration):

          Individual $40 (regularly $52)     |     Family $60 (regularly $72)     |     Agency $70 (regularly $82)

Conference On-Site Registration is an additional $25.