The 2016 NCCEP/GEAR UP Annual Conference will take place July 17-20, 2016 at the Washington Hilton in Washington, DC.
Conference Registration is Now Open!
Become a Sponsor । Exhibitor । Advertiser!
The NCCEP Annual Conference offers multiple ways to maximize your exposure to the GEAR UP community — sponsorship, exhibiting, and advertising. We invite you to explore one or all options as you consider the best way to engage with GEAR UP programs.
The conference hotel, the Washington Hilton is SOLD OUT.
NCCEP has made arrangements for overflow rooms at the following hotels:
The Normandy Hotel, 2118 Wyoming Avenue, NW, Washington, DC.
Attendees can make room reservations by calling Beth Morales at the Reservations Department at 1-202-448-1779 (Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm EDT) and referencing the event name “GEAR UP 2016 Annual Conference”. Room rates: $289 for single/double occupancy.
The Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Avenue, NW, Washington, DC.
Attendees can make guest room reservations by calling the Reservations Department at 1- 202-483-6000 and referencing the event name “GEAR UP 2016 Annual Conference”. Reservations Agents are available 24 hours a day. Room rates: $289 for single/double occupancy.
Take advantage of cost savings through United Airlines: United Airlines offers discounts of 2% to 10% off published fares for travel to the annual conference in Washington, DC. Choose your flight times and access your meeting discounts at www.united.com (click on All Search Options, Promotions and Certificates and insert Offer Code ZVP5271572). Or, call your travel professional or United Meetings at 800-426-1122 for reservations (refer to Z Code ZVP5 and Agreement Code: 271572).
If you have any questions, please contact NCCEP: Suzan Shimko, Director of Conferences (registration and hotel); Betty Paugh-Ortiz, Vice President of Programs (opportunities to exhibit and sponsor; program updates and the Youth Congress).
Thank You for Attending the 2015 Annual Conference!
The 2015 NCCEP/GEAR UP Annual Conference took place July 19–22, 2015 at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square in San Francisco, California, drawing 1,746 attendees.
The Annual Conference featured five plenary sessions, 140 concurrent sessions, and a variety of pre- and post-conference events. Thank you to our attendees, presenters, sponsors, and exhibitors for making the 2015 Annual Conference a great event that actualized the conference theme: Together We Rise.
- Access the 2015 Annual Conference schedule-at-a-glance.
- Access the 2015 Annual Conference Conference Program
- Access conference materials (PowerPoints, handouts, etc. if/as available from presenters).