Elected leaders and staff of AAUP state conferences, along with interested national leaders, are invited to a summit to meet each other and share ideas. We will be discussing ideal structural models for state conferences, how state conferences can coordinate activities together, and much more.
When: Downtown Columbus Renaissance Hotel, 50 North 3rd Street, Columbus, OH, 43215 (map)
Where: Friday, November 15 at 6:00pm through Saturday, November 16 at 3:00pm
Reservations: You can make a reservation one of two ways:
1. By booking online through the following link: Ohio Conference AAUP November Meeting
2. By calling Renaissance Enhanced Group Reservations at 877-901-6632. You can also call the property directly at (614)-228-5050 and be connected. Please be sure you ask for Passkey Reservations and request to book rooms with the "Ohio Conference AAUP November Meeting" to receive the discounted group rate of $115.
(Reservations must be made by Friday, October 25 to obtain the special rate; you might still be able to reserve a room at the hotel after that date, but you likely will have to pay the regular rate, which is considerably higher).
If you are flying into Port Columbus (CMH), you will have to take a taxi to the hotel. It's a 10-15 minute ride from the airport to the hotel, and shouldn't exceed $25.
If you are driving into Columbus or renting a car, it costs $20 for overnight valet parking at the hotel. If you're coming in for just the day, it's $17.
6:00pm-7:00pm: Registration and Reception
7:00pm-9:00pm: Dinner and Roundtable Discussion
9:00am-3:00pm: Various Sessions covering: Structural Models for State Conferences, Communications, Coordinating Actions Nationally, etc.
To register, send the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject "ASC Leadership Summit Registration":
Name (as you want it on your name badge)
Your State Conference and/or Chapter
Preferred e-mail address
Phone number (cell phone preferable)
Indicate if you are seeking a travel grant from the ASC and your estimated flight cost*
*The ASC has a set aside funds to assist Conference leaders to travel to Columbus. Please request this assistance only if your Conference cannot afford to sponsor you. Save all original receipts for reimbursement after the event.
Please feel free to contact us with any questions.