Sixth Annual Conference
October 17-19, 2019
Iowa State University
Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship
Join us at our growing international conference! SAEE’s annual conference provides a forum for attendees to present scholarly papers, share best practices for teaching, and explore the intersection of the arts, entrepreneurship, & the creative economy. Last year, representatives from 54 institutions, 22 states, Canada & Australia attended the conference. This year, we expect 100+ attendees from more than 60 colleges and universities!
Your registration includes a welcome reception on Thursday, breakfast and lunch on both Friday & Saturday, plus a complimentary shuttle to and from Des Moines on Friday evening.
Full Conference Registration - Early Bird Pricing through September 10!
Member: $190 (includes 2019-20 SAEE membership - $75 value)
Member and non-member full conference registration increases by $25 after 9/10.
Member Student: $79 (includes 2019-20 SAEE membership - $50 value)
Non-Member Student: $29
Student registration increases by $10 after 9/10.
One-Day Conference Registration
Member Friday: $190 (includes 2019-20 SAEE membership - $75 value)
Member Saturday: $175 (includes 2019-20 SAEE membership - $75 value)
Non-Member Friday: $115
Non-Member Saturday: $100
Conference Hotel: Gateway Hotel & Conference Center - $129/night
Use block code SAEE to receive special conference rate. Parking at Gateway is free and accessible.
Thursday, October 17th
Registration & Reception at ISU Research Park - Economic Development Core Facility Atrium
ISU Honors College Comedy Club Performance
Friday, October 18th
All Friday sessions located at the Gateway Hotel & Conference Center
Registration & Morning Coffee
Welcome & Plenary Keynote Speaker: Debra Marquart, poet & ISU Distinguished Professor of English
10:30-11:30 am, 11:30 am-12:35 pm
Lunch & Keynote Speaker: Dave Carpenter, cartoonist
2:00-3:30 pm, 3:45-4:45 pm
Evening in Des Moines Iowa (shuttle transportation to and from Des Moines provided)
6:00 pm Pappajohn Sculpture Park documentary, talk & tour
7:00 pm Dinner on your own in Des Moines
Saturday, October 19th
Free parking on the north side of campus will be available on Saturday (lot is near the Parks Library).
Continental Breakfast sponsored by Ivy College of Business
Ivy College of Business - Gerdin Business Building
8:00-9:00 am, with Welcome from Dean Spalding at 8:45 am
Sandbox Roundtables & Morning Sessions
9:00-10:15 am, 10:30-12:00 pm
Closing Luncheon & Awards Ceremony
ISU Parks Library Rotunda