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2016 IDEAS Conference



If you haven’t heard yet, here’s the big news. The 2016 IDEAS registration is open!  There is no registration fee for the conference again this yearhowever, there will be a $35.00 registration fee for pre-conference sessions.


Conference (June 7th through June 10th, 2016)


IMPORTANT!  When registering, choose the number “1” on the IDEAS Conference Registration

if you plan on attending the conference.

Information and Registration

Registration for IDEAS 2016 is available only online at the IDEAS webpage.  Registration for the conference is free for all attendees, however everyone must register to attend. Seats for the conference are limited and will be allocated on a first registered, first-served basis. Due to the limited space, on-site registration will not be permitted. Once capacity has been reached for the conference, registration will be closed and no waitlist will be available.  Attendees will be responsible for their own transportation, lodging and meals for the duration of the conference.  For detailed information about the 2016 IDEAS Conference, please refer to the IDEAS Conference Brochure on the IDEAS webpage.


Concurrent Sessions

There are approximately 120 concurrent sessions throughout the week. The draft agenda is scheduled to be published on the IDEAS webpage in early May.


Pre-conference Sessions (June 6th and June 7th, 2016)

Don’t wait to register! These are limited slots and they are filling up fast.

These pre-conference sessions are great small group training opportunities.  There will be a $35.00 registration fee for each session.  Pre-conference sessions are limited to one session per each attendee. Due to limited space, on-site registration will not be permitted. Seats for the pre-conference sessions are limited and will be allocated on a first registered, first-served basis.  Once capacity has been reached for each pre-conference session, registration will be closed for that session and no waitlist will be available.

Attendees should plan to attend both days of these 2-day pre-conference sessions. As these sessions are in high demand and have limited seating, attendees should ensure they are able to attend both days of the session prior to registering. This will enable the maximum number of participants to attend the pre-conference session of their choice.

Find out more about the session you would like to attend by reading about them on the IDEAS Pre-Conference Session Descriptions on the IDEAS webpage.


Exhibit Hall

Meet with vendors to explore products and technology that help with student achievement and maybe a little extra for you as well.

Exhibitors should register for exhibiting at IDEAS 2016 and attending the conference online at the Georgia Tools for Life Eventbrite - IDEAS 2016 Exhibitor RegistrationExhibitors do not need to register through the link on the IDEAS webpage in addition to the Tools for Life registration.


If you have any questions or needs additional information, please contact the 2016 IDEAS Exhibit Hall Coordinator, visit the IDEAS Exhibitor Information page or the official 2016 IDEAS Conference website.


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