Guide for First Time Attendees

Congratulations on deciding to attend NACEP’s National Conference for the first time! The National Conference is one of the best opportunities for professionals to learn the latest trends and meet many different colleagues in dual enrollment. Here are a few things you may want to think about when attending for the first time.


  • Business casual is the best way to go during the conference. Remember some rooms may be over-air-conditioned, so you may want to bring a sweater.
  • Comfortable shoes. Now is not a good time to break in new shoes!


  • NACEP staff, Board of Directors or NACEP Accreditation Commissioners at the registration desk, or at the reception Sunday evening.
  • Have dinner with other new members
  • Go to the NACEP reception and get social!

Be Social

  • Volunteer, either at the conference or at a later date. It’s a great way to meet people and learn more about NACEP
  • Take a selfie and post it on Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #nacepDISNEY24
  • Download the conference app
  • Rate a session through the conference app
  • Attend the Conference Kickoff Reception
  • Follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter (@NACEP_tweets) or Instagram (@naceppics)
  • Use the hashtag #nacepDISNEY24 and share what you learned in a session


  • Attend the plenary sessions where you will hear great speakers
  • Dive deep into a theme by following a track of breakout sessions
  • Get in-depth instruction at one of the many pre-conference events.

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