NASPA
2023 NASPA Annual Conference

Meetings and Special Events

The 2023 NASPA Annual Conference will include events, meetings, and activities that are open to all conference participants! Below are just some of the events that are in the works for Boston. A selection of events will be livestreamed to Virtual Experience participants as well, and special activities for virtual attendees will be announced later this year. Check back often for more information! 

Date, time, and location information are subject to change as details are finalized.

NASPA Communities Fair

Sunday, April 2, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Boston Convention and Events Center 

The NASPA Communities Fair returns in 2023! Learn about more than 50 Knowledge Communities, Divisions, Groups, and NASPA Initiatives at the NASPA Communities Fair. Volunteer leaders will be present to answer questions and share information about the conference events their constituent groups are hosting. 

Constituent Group leaders, table sign-ups will go live later this fall. For more information, contact Asha’ Jones at [email protected]

Opening Reception

Sunday, April 2, 6:30-8:00pm
Boston Convention and Events Center 

Kick off the 2023 NASPA Annual Conference at the Opening Reception! Immediately following the Opening Session and Keynote Speaker on Sunday evening, the Opening Reception will welcome you to the conference with a celebration of the city of Boston and interactive opportunities to meet new colleagues and greet returning friends.

NASPA Annual Business Meeting

Tuesday, April 4, 3:00-4:15pm
Boston Convention and Events Center 

The NASPA Annual Business Meeting is open to all conference participants and provides the opportunity to connect with current and future Association leaders. Attend the Business Meeting to learn about the Association’s leadership, finance and operations, and what is in store for the future.

NASPA and NASPA Foundation Awards Celebration

Tuesday, April 4, 4:30-6:30pm
Boston Convention and Events Center 

Celebrate the amazing accomplishments of your colleagues! The Association invites all attendees to celebrate the NASPA Annual Awards and the NASPA Pillars of the Profession at

the NASPA and NASPA Foundation Awards Celebration. Don’t miss this fabulous opportunity to recognize both rising stars of the profession and those earning lifetime achievement awards!

Tuesday Night Party

Tuesday, April 4, 8:00-10:00pm
Location TBD

The NASPA Communities and NASPActs subcommittee of the Conference Leadership Committee is working to create a community event for conference attendees to connect, engage, and have fun on the final night of the conference. Check back later this fall to find out more details!