Conference Program

NASPAA Annual Conference


2020 NASPAA Annual Conference - Save the date!

NASPAA is pleased to share that the 2020 NASPAA Annual Conference will be held in Chicago, IL, October 14-17, 2020. This is the first time the conference will be in this iconic locale! The 2020 host schools look forward to welcoming you to the Windy City.

Local hosts:

  • College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs at the University of Illinois at Chicago

  • School of Public and Global Affairs at Northern Illinois University

  • College of Public Affairs and Administration at the University of Illinois Springfield

Chair and Track Chairs Announced!


Dean Trevor Brown

Trevor Brown, Dean of the John Glenn College of Public Affairs at The Ohio State University has been appointed to chair next year's conference and specific track chairs have been named. 

Trevor, the conference committee members, and the 2020 host schools look forward to planning and an engaging and meaningful agenda and welcoming you to the Windy City.

Trevor Brown, CHAIR The Ohio State University
Robert C. Orr, NASPAA PRESIDENT University of Maryland, College Park
Roland Anglin Cleveland State University
Brandi Blessett University of Cincinnati
Pablo Sanabria Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
Christopher Koliba The University of Vermont




NASPAA thanks the local schools that help host and welcome #NASPAA2019 to Los Angeles, CA.

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