NMAEYC Annual Early Childhood Conference

March 16, 2018 8:30 AM
Albuquerque Convention Center

2018 Conference Overview

Early Childhood Collaboration: Elevating our Field

NMAEYC’s annual conference in Albuquerque brings together hundreds of early childhood educators and professionals from across New Mexico - teachers, program administrators, students, researchers and teacher educators - to explore the latest research and learn from one another.

On Friday, March 16th, we welcome our pre-conference presenters who will facilitate 6-hour training opportunities, enabling you to delve deeply into the topic of your choice.

View Pre-Conference Sessions

Saturday, 17th will offer 50+ enriching sessions and hands-on workshops. If you are interested in presenting a workshop, please send in your workshop proposal by Thursday, November 30, 2017! We also welcome this year's keynote speaker, Dr. Lucinda Lee Katz!

Learn More About Dr. Lucinda Lee Katz

Please see the following pages to learn more about the conference or get involved:

Conference pricing  - Pricing information for the 2018 conference.
Conference brochure - You will be able to meet our keynote speaker and Friday presenters
Volunteer form  - Volunteer form now available! All volunteers receive FREE registration to the conference! En español.
Exhibit Hall  - Share your favorite resources or best practices with NM's early childhood community. These pages will be updated shortly.

Why Attend the Conference

You can learn from a variety of professional presenters, including researchers, higher education faculty, family care providers, specialized professionals and community leaders, among others.

The conference offers an excellent opportunity for early childhood educators to:

  1. Get up-to-date on new trends and quality measures
  2. Take part in one of the largest gatherings of early childhood educators in NM
  3. Build your professional network
  4. Expand your knowledge on a variety of Early Childhood Education issues
  5. Explore sessions and topics that interest you
  6. Take home ideas you can immediately use in your classroom or program


March 16th, 2018 8:30 AM   through   March 17th, 2018 4:30 PM


Albuquerque Convention Center
401 2nd St NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
United States