Fall Conference Preview



Mark your calendars

for the Fall 2019 IDEA Conference!


Conference Theme: "We're All In!"

Date: September 19-20, 2019
Location: Des Moines Area Community College, Bldg. 5, Ankeny, IA
Keynote Address: "Implicit Bias," presented by Stephen Biggs,
Associate Professor of Philosophy, Iowa State University


Conference Program

Call to Conference   (including schedule and session descriptions)

Call for Proposals

Exhibitor Registration

2019-2020 IDEA Membership and/or Conference Registration

Hotel Accommodations: Courtyard by Marriott, Ankeny

2405 SE Creekview Drive, Ankeny, IA 50021

Rates for Wednesday, September 19, and Thursday, September 20, are $133/night + taxes.
Ask for IDEA block.


Start collecting books for this year's America Reads book donation
for students at Oak Park Elementary School in Des Moines.


Check this site frequently for our 2019 conference updates.