2020 Region VIII Virtual Conference, November 19–20

Join Region VIII for the first-ever Virtual Regional Conference. The Conference Planning Team is adapting the educational sessions to our new environment and envisioning what the future will look like after 2020. We look forward to you joining us on November 19–20!

Questions? Contact 2020 Regional Conference Coordinator Scott Shea.

Meet the Keynote

Region VIII is thrilled to announce that this year’s conference keynote is Austin Channing Brown. Brown is a speaker, writer, and media producer providing inspired leadership on racial justice in America. She is the author of New York Times'  bestselling I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness which was recently chosen as a Reese Witherspoon Book Club pick. Brown is also the executive producer of the web series The Next Question.

She will be answering questions from Region VIII as part of her keynote presentation.  

Read more about Austin Channing Brown.

Austin Channing Brown


The schedule is now available through Eventsential, via the mobile and desktop app.

View Schedule

To add the app to your smartphone:

  • Download Eventsential from your smartphone's app store
  • Create an account using the same email as you have on your ACUI account
  • Confirm your email address via a confirmation email from Engagefully (be sure to check spam)
  • Search for "ACUI"
  • Add "2020 ACUI Region VIII Virtual Conference"


Registration is now available for the Region VIII Virtual Conference! The deadline is November 17.

Register Now

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Retired Professional
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Institutional (Unlimited) Registration

ACUI is proud to offer institutional registration, allowing an unlimited number of professionals from your institution to attend this virtual regional experience. The first person who registers from your campus simply needs to choose the institutional option to activate the $0 option for others. Each person who plans to attend should register to ensure they receive access to the conference.

  • If you already have an ACUI website login and are affiliated with your institution, you can simply proceed to register at the $0 professional rate.
  • If you don't currently have an ACUI website login, you will need to quickly create one to affiliate yourself with the institution:
    • Go to “My Account” (upper right hand corner of the website)
    • Select “Get Started” under “New Member? Forgot Your Password?” 
    • This will then prompt the account creation process. 
    • There will be a place to enter an Affiliate Account during this process; add your institution.
    • Once the account is created, you can proceed to register at the $0 professional rate.

Have questions or need assistance? Email acui@acui.org.