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January 17-19, 2024 | Baird Center | Milwaukee | #EdCon2024

New Horizons for Education

2024 State Education Convention

Registration for the 2024 Wisconsin State Education Convention is now open. The annual convention, taking place January 17-19 in Milwaukee, is an opportunity for district leadership to meet individuals who share your passion for education. Attend the convention because you want to make a difference for the students in your district and across the state.

About Convention

For over 100 years, the Wisconsin State Education Convention has been the largest gathering of educational leaders in the state. Historically, more than 2,000 people attend the three-day convention. The event, held in January at the Baird Center (formerly Wisconsin Center) in Milwaukee, is co-sponsored by the Wisconsin Association of School Boards, the Wisconsin Association of School Business Officials (WASBO) and the Wisconsin Association of School District Administrators (WASDA).

Register to Exhibit

Reserve your opportunity now to exhibit at the 2024 Wisconsin State Education Convention! The convention is an ideal opportunity for you to reach this target audience with your school-related products and services.

Keynote Speakers Announced

The keynote speakers for the 2024 State Education Convention have officially been announced.

Leading a General Session each day of convention, the keynotes will offer messages of trust, leadership and perseverance for school leaders.

Important Dates

  • December 15, 2023: Early Bird Registration Deadline
  • January 16, 2024: Pre-Convention Workshops
  • January 17-19, 2024: State Education Convention

View the convention schedule at a glance.

Convention Highlights

Pre-Convention Workshops

Expand your learning with a pre-convention workshop on Tuesday, January 16.

Learn more.

Keynote Speakers

Our keynote speakers cover four themes central to school board service: trust, adversity, vision and empowerment.

Learn more.

Breakout Sessions

More than 70 breakout sessions will help Wisconsin school leaders learn from each other.

Learn more.

Exhibit Hall

Featuring over 250 vendors, our Exhibit Hall gives you the opportunity to learn about the latest offerings in your industry.

Learn more.

More Resources

The November 2023 issue of Wisconsin School News goes in-depth on everything related to convention.

In this episode of our podcast, we hear from correspondent/host and convention keynote speaker John Quiñones. Listen to to hear John’s story, including how he went from a childhood of farm labor to the heights of broadcast TV. Learn more with John at his keynote on Thursday, January 18 at convention.

We want you to join the conversation! Use one of our social media graphics to spread the word about your participation at #EdCon2024. Visit our Promotional Toolkit page to find graphics for attendees, presenters and exhibitors.

Thank you to our 2024 State Education Convention Sponsors!


Wisconsin State Education Convention
122 W. Washington Ave., Suite 400 · Madison, WI 53703
toll-free 877-705-4422 · phone 608-257-2622 · fax 608-257-8386


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