2018 NASPA Region I Annual Conference

November 11 - November 14, 2018
Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence, RI


Greetings from the Conference Chair

Welcome to the 2018 Region I Conference Website!

The regional conference has always been a place to come together to learn from one another, reconnect with colleagues and friends, create new relationships, celebrate achievements, and highlight the outstanding work that we are accomplishing as a region.
The beautiful city of Providence, Rhode Island will be the backdrop for our time together. I hope you take advantage of all the conference has to offer, but also take time to explore the city known as the “Creative Capital" to enjoy its abundant educational resources and vibrant arts community.

As we grow as a region, we are always looking for new and innovative ways to engage our members. My team and I will continue the tradition of providing quality programming that will inspire you, energize you, and motivate you to create positive and impactful change on your campuses.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me, or any member of my team, as we are here to provide you with a positive conference experience.

Alex Cabal

Alex Cabal
2018 Region I Conference Chair
[email protected]

Registration Opens August 13:

Conference Registration

Product Attendee Type Early Registration
08/13/2018 to 09/16/2018
Regular Registration
09/17/2018 to 11/01/2018
Late Registration
11/02/2018 to 11/07/2018
Full Event Registration NASPA MEMBER
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Presented By

Region I


This event is most likely to influence these groups.

  • Graduate
  • New Professional
  • Mid-Level
  • Senior Level
  • Faculty
  • AVP or “Number Two”
  • Vice President for Student Affairs

Call for Programs

Call for Programs is closed.

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Important Dates
  • May 01, 2018: Call for Programs Submissions Open
  • June 01, 2018: Call for Reviewers Opens
  • June 18, 2018: Call for Reviewers Closes
  • June 29, 2018: Call for Programs Submissions Closes
  • August 06, 2018: Program Decisions sent
  • August 13, 2018: Registration Opens
  • September 16, 2018: Early Registration Closes
  • November 01, 2018: Regular Registration Closes
  • November 07, 2018: Late Registration Closes


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Conference Program Schedule Coming Soon!


For sponsorship and exhibit booth questions, contact:

Erica Peryga
[email protected]

Sponsorship Info


Omni Providence Hotel
Providence, RI

Rooms in our reserved block will be available in August!

This landmark hotel in Providence is connected to the Rhode Island Convention Center, Dunkin’ Donuts Center and the new Providence Place Mall. With this premier Downtown Providence hotel location, guests at Omni Providence Hotel will find themselves within walking distance of the city's main college campuses, historic attractions, gourmet restaurants, upscale shopping, entertainment and more. Providence was recently named No. 3 in America's Most Charming Cities by Travel + Leisure.

For those in search of the spirit of the city, Omni Providence Hotel, with its stunning views of downtown, places you within reach of all the best that Providence has to offer. Satisfying the needs of both the active and serene traveler, the hotel provides access to the Capital Club Fitness Center and proximity to beaches, golf courses and tennis for endless options to relax and exercise.

Set 0.9 miles from Providence Children's Museum, this upscale hotel is also 5 miles from the Roger Williams Park Zoo. 

The contemporary rooms and suites offer Wi-Fi (fee) and flat-screen TVs, plus minifridges and coffeemakers. Some add sitting areas, exercise equipment, DVD players, MP3 docking stations and/or whirlpool tubs.

There's a high-end Italian restaurant, a steakhouse and a casual cafe. Other amenities include a fitness center, an indoor heated pool and a whirlpool, plus a business center and meeting rooms. Pets are allowed (fee).

Hotel Room Rate/Night
Omni Providence Hotel
1 W Exchange St, Providence, RI 02903
(401) 598-8000
$199 - Single $199 - Double
  • Travel

    Located within 15 minutes of T.F. Green Airport in Warwick and under an hour from Logan Airport in Boston.

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