46th PSLA Annual Conference: Diversity by Design

March 28 - 30, 2019

Hershey Lodge and Conference Center (Hershey, PA)

More information can be found on the PSLA Conference Website.

Keynote Speaker:

John Schumacher, Mr. Schu Reads

Blogger & Tweeter

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Featured Author:

Matt de la Peña

Recipient of the 2016 Newberry Award

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Contact:  Caitlin Linsenmann [email protected] 


Future Conferences:

April 30- May 2, 2020 Hershey Lodge & Convention Center (Hershey, PA)

April 15-17, 2021 Hershey Lodge & Convention Center (Hershey, PA)

Past Conferences:

2018 PSLA Conference

2017 PSLA Conference

2016 PSLA Conference

2015 PSLA Conference

2014 PSLA Conference


Frequently Asked Questions

When is the conference registration information posted to the website?

The conference registration information is posted as soon as it is available. Online conference registration is usually open in January or February.

How much does it cost to attend a PSLA conference?

The cost of the PSLA conference is listed on the registration information available on the Annual Conference page.

I represent a company and would like to have an exhibit at the Annual Conference. How do I go about doing this?

Please register for our conference using the exhibitor's registration form available on the Annual Conference website.  There is also additional information on our Exhibitors Page on the Conference website. Any additional questions you may have may be referred to our Conference Executive Director or Exhibits Chair, whose contact information is listed on the conference Contact Us page.

How do I submit a workshop proposal for the Annual Conference?

A call for proposal will be announced in last August or early September. Proposal forms will be available on our conference page. Deadline for proposals is end of Sept or early October.  There is also an opportunity for other informal presentations (such as poster sessions). Look for those opportunities in January or February.

How can I volunteer at Annual Conference?

You can volunteer as a Moderator (introduces workshop presenters), help at the registration desk, assist with author signings or makerspace area.  You can volunteer for these by select options on your registration or respond to emails asking for volunteers. The best way to become involved is to become a member of the PSLA Conference Committee.  There are various ways and levels that you can be involved.