What are the registration options/fees?
- Individual: 1-day ($225.00)
- Individual: 2-day ($395.00)
- Team registration (4 people): 2-day only ($1,400.00)
- Awards Dinner, Thursday, December 5th ($65.00)
For help with registration or payments, contact:
Is there a discount for early registration?
Not at this time. However, there is a 2-day discounted group registration option for teams of up to 4 individuals from one school/organization.
If I need to cancel or change my registration, will I receive a refund?
Yes; however, all cancellations or registration modifications must be submitted by the close of the business day on November 22, 2019 in order to receive a refund.
Is there a conference rate for hotel rooms at the Marriott in Burlington?
Yes. Reduced hotel room rates will be available to conference attendees from Tuesday, December 3 through Friday, December 6.
Please note that the conference rate of $189 USD is subject to room block availability and the discount will end on November 11, 2019.
Marriott Hotel, One Burlington Mall Road, Burlington, MA 01803 USA
- Book your hotel room online
- Or make your reservation by phone: 888-855-7741
IMPORTANT: Use only the information provided by NEASC for reservations. Do not use any 3rd party vendors or websites to book your hotel - none have been approved by NEASC or the Marriott.
When can I check in for the conference?
Check-in and registration hours for the conference are:
Wednesday, December 4, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (early conference check-in only)
Thursday, December 5, 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday, December 6, 7:30 - 10:00 a.m.
To ensure that you have adequate time to check-in and pick up your conference materials and/or special event tickets, please plan to arrive at the Registration Desk at least 15 minutes before your first session.
What are hotel check-in/out times?
Marriott Hotel Burlington
One Burlington Mall Road Burlington, Massachusetts 01803
CHECK-IN 4:00 p.m.
Hotel room check-in is located in the main lobby on the 1st floor of the Marriott Hotel Burlington.
CHECK-OUT 12:00 noon
Please be aware that there will be no late check out available. However, to accommodate participants attending conference activities on Friday, the hotel will provide luggage storage on Friday, Dec 6th until 3:00 p.m. (location tbd). Please note that you will need your conference badge to drop off luggage; storage is strictly for NEASC Conference attendees.
What are the travel and parking options for the Marriott Hotel in Burlington?
Marriott Hotel Burlington
One Burlington Mall Road, Burlington, Massachusetts 01803 USA
Our new conference venue, the Marriott Hotel in Burlington, MA, is conveniently located just 15 miles North of Boston in the Burlington business district. With easy access to several major highways, and free on-site parking, the Marriott is very amenable to conference attendees who wish to drive to the event.
The Marriott offers plenty of complimentary on-site parking, along with valet parking for $15 USD daily.
What is there to do in the Burlington, MA area?
Explore the Local Area
Steps from the Burlington Mall, Wayside Commons, and various restaurants, the Marriott Burlington is a great location to explore shopping and dining after your conference activities are done for the day.
Will there be an event app for this year's conference?
Yes. NEASC will be using Sched.com to keep you up-to-date on this year's conference information and network on your mobile devices. The schedule and content are continually expanding, so make sure to download the app soon and check back for updates.
Earn graduate credits for attending the conference!
In partnership with Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU), NEASC has developed a 3-credit graduate-level course integrated with the conference program content: Introduction to Innovation and Design Thinking in Education [PDHU 598A].
ACE Learning workshop
Wed, Dec 4, 2019
NEASC International Education will be hosting an ACE Learning visitor training workshop in tandem with the Annual Conference and Showcase. Conference attendance is not required to participate.
In addition to the ACE Learning workshop, NEASC will offer several immersive, pre-conference activities to further explore design-thinking. Information will be posted as the schedule develops.