Annual Conference

SAVE THE DATE: The 10th Annual Conference will take place in Los Angeles, CA from June 6-9, 2018.

Check out the 2017 Annual Conference website to get an idea on what you can look forward to at next year’s Conference!

Dance/USA hosts an Annual Conference each summer in a different location across the country. From executive directors and emerging arts leaders to managers and presenters, agents and artists, there are nearly 500 individuals associated with the professional dance field who gather for networking, creative conversation, enriching training sessions, discussion on important issues facing the field, and performances. Programming at the Conference is determined by a Programming Committee and is a mix of discussion-based sessions and practical breakout session. 

Join us at our next Conference to learn from industry experts and be inspired to advance dance together in business and on stage at this exciting national convening! Be a part of dance that’s greater than you, your organization, your community! The Annual Conference gathers the field’s experts to offer you relevant knowledge, wisdom, and expertise. Mix and mingle with the movers and shakers of the national dance community to swap stories, learn best practices, fuel partnerships, and share drinks with emerging artists, colleagues, and role models. Be inspired to create a rich, vibrant future for dance!

The Annual Conference is held campus style and showcases the beauty of each city's local arts venues. Online registration begins after the New Year and leads into the Conference dates.

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