2018 HIPPY USA National Leadership Conference

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April 8 through 11, 2018 in San Antonio Texas 

  • Register for the conference here. Registration costs are $300 for those not covered by their HIPPY USA Operating Agreement. (Don't forget to order your conference t-shirt!)
  • Reserve your hotel room here. Room rates start at $139 per night plus tax.
  • Stay tuned for more information about our Awards Gala and 30th Anniversary Celebration!

HIPPY USA's national leadership conference meets the training and professional development needs of top-level HIPPY staff and professionals, early childhood educators, literacy practitioners and educational leaders. Hosted at The Omni San Antonio Hotel at the Colonnade, this event will provide information and resources surrounding best practices, research, marketing and other continuous improvement strategies and features early childhood experts and innovative leaders in outcomes-based evaluation, evidence-based research and home visiting collaborations.  

The event will begin with our 30th Anniversary Celebration and Award Dinner on Sunday evening, April 8. Workshop sessions begin on Monday, April 9. Watch for special announcements about keynote speakers and featured presenters! 

The conference agenda will include enriching and important sessions, opportunities to network, and time to discover San Antonio! 

Cancellation/Registration Refund

All registration fees are nonrefundable after March 5, 2018. Cancellations prior to March 5 will incur a $50 processing charge per registration. Telephone cancellation is not accepted; cancellations must be submitted in writing via email (ttodd@hippyusa.org) or USPS. When submitting a refund request, please include the name of each registrant and the name of the organization or person receiving the refund, and the address in which to mail the refund. All refund requests will be processed after the national conference.

If mailing, refund requests should be sent to:
HUSA 2018 National Leadership Conference

Attn: Registrations
P.O. Box 1034
Little Rock, AR 72203-1034

Contact the national office at 501.537.7726 if you have questions or need more information.