COAA - National & Regional Conferences

National Conferences



September 9-25: 27th Annual Mid-Atlantic ADA Update Conference - ADAcon-Virtual (Employment and general ADA topics)


September 10-11: 27th Annual Mid-Atlantic ADA Update Conference - ADAcon-C/LE (Corrections and law enforcement)

Hilton Alexandria Mark Center; Alexandria, VA

October 14-16: 5th Annual ICT Accessibility Testing Symposium Pre-Conference

October 21-23: 5th Annual ICT Accessibility Testing Symposium


October 21-13: AHEAD Start - A Virtual Academy & Mentoring Experience


October 27-29: EDUCAUSE Annual Conference


November 3-4: Inclusive Africa Conference 2020


November 16-20: Accessing Higher Ground

Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel; Denver, CO

November 20-21: SMART ACCESSIBILITY 2020: The Fifth International Conference on Universal Accessibility in the Internet of Things and Smart Environments (in conjunction with DigitalWorld 2020)

Valencia, Spain

November 24-25: Funka Accessibility Days

Stockholm, Sweden

November 18: Web Accessibility Conference (an add-on day to the User Interface Architecture Conf)

Courtyard New Orleans Downtown; New Orleans, LA



January 25-28 / February 1-4: ATiA 2021 - AT Connected


January 27-29: Annual APA Conference & Expo (Accessibility in the Built Environment)

Round Rock, TX

March:  ELI Annual Meeting (EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative)


Austin, TX

March 8-12: CSUN Assistive Technology Conference


Spring: UDL-IRN International Summit 

May: National ADA Symposium

Kansas City, MO

June 21-23: M-Enabling Summit 2021

Washington DC

June 24-25: The Digital Accessibility Legal Summit 2021

American Univ - Washington College of Law; Washington DC

June 24-26: HLAA2021 Convention / Hearing Loss Association of America

San Diego, CA

July 12-15: 2021 Disability:IN Annual Conference & Expo

Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas; Las Vegas, NV

July 19-23: AHEAD (Association on Higher Education and Disability)

JW Marriott Austin; Austin, TX

Postponed new date TBD: Kennedy Center's Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability (LEAD)

Location TBD


Regional Conferences and Other Events

Regional conferences scheduled for the remainder of 2020 have been canceled due to the COVID-19 response.