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Conference 2017: Portland, ME April 12 - 14, 2017

New England Educational Opportunity Association

Conference Updates

Date and Location

  • The 2017 annual conference will be held April 12-14, 2017 at the Westin Portland Harbor View hotel in Portland, Maine.


  • Click here to download Sen. Elizabeth Warren's thank-you video message (97 megabyte MP4 file). Senator Warren received the 2016 NEOA Shirley Chisholm Award. This video formaat can usually be played with the video player that is installed on your computer, such as Windows Media Player or Quicktime. It may also be played directly in your browser if your browser has a video plugin.

Social Media Updates

Workshop Proposals

Conference Registration

  • If you have already registered and would like to pay your conference fee online through PayPal, please click here.

Registration Cancellation Refund Policy


  • The 2015-2016 Auction has ended. Thank you to everyone who participated!

Conference Advertisements

  • Conference ad submissions are now closed.

Conference Schedule


  • The NEOA conference is co-sponsored by ASA.



Conference Booklets in PDF Format

2015 Conference Booklet

2014 Conference Booklet

2013 Conference Booklet

2012 Conference Booklet

2009 Conference Booklet

Conference Rotation

Below is the upcoming schedule for the location of TRIO Day and the Annual Conference for the next several years.

Annual Conference TRIO Day
April 2014 - ConnecticutFebruary 2014 - Massachusetts
April 2015 - New HampshireFebruary 2015 - Maine
April 2016 - MassachusettsFebruary 2016 - Vermont
April 2017 - MaineFebruary 2017 - Rhode Island
April 2018 - VermontFebruary 2018 - Connecticut
April 2019 - Rhode IslandFebruary 2019 - New Hampshire
April 2020 - ConnecticutFebruary 2020 - Massachusetts


*** Schedule subject to change.


Questions, comments, and willing volunteers should be directed to:

Steve Visco
Conference Chair