Annual Conference

About NAAEE's Conferences

For more than four decades, NAAEE has convened one of the leading annual conferences for environmental education professionals, designed to promote innovation, networking, learning, and dissemination of best practices. The annual Research Symposium, held in advance of the conference, attracts new and established researchers to examine in-progress EE research and promote dialogue between researchers and practitioners. 

The Call for Presentations for the 2018 Conference and Research Symposium is open!

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2018 Spokane, Washington

NAAEE 2018

Research Symposium/Workshops: October 9–10
Conference: October 10–13
Spokane Convention Center

The Call for Conference and Research Symposium Presentations is open!

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IMAGINE A WORLD... TBLISI+40: Watch the recorded sessions from the virtual conference!

FROM INSPIRATION TO IMPACT: Watch highlights from Madison 2016 ... and check out our Storify page.

BUILDING A STRONGER AND MORE INCLUSIVE MOVEMENT: This short video give you an idea of what to expect at our conferences

Looking Back



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