MMA Fall Educators’ Conference

Mark your calendars for the 23nd Annual Fall Educators’ Conference Wednesday, September 19 to Friday, September 21, 2018 in Kansas City, MO.  Conference sessions begin at 1:00 pm on Wednesday and conclude on Friday at 4:00 pm.  Pre-conference workshops are held on Wednesday, September 19, 8:30-11:30 am.

Fall Conference Attendee Information

Registration:  Registration is now open and can be accessed by clicking on the following button:   Register Now

For more information contact Ursula Sullivan, Program Chair at

Theme: The Future of Marketing Education is Now


  • Refereed Papers:  Full manuscripts, limited to 12 double-spaced pages, can be submitted for presentation consideration via blind peer review.
  • Position Papers:  Three-page position papers outlining works in progress, new developments or issues related to the Conference Theme are encouraged.
  • Panels:  Proposals for three to four panelists to provide their perspectives on a relevant topic, followed by a group discussion are welcome.

Conference Registration Fee:  The early conference registration fee is $200 ($90 for full-time students) for paid registrations received by Wednesday, August 1, 2018.  The regular conference fee is $225 ($115 for full-time students) for paid registrations received after Wednesday, August 1, 2018 and before Saturday, September 1, 2018.  The late conference fee of $275 ($165 for full-time students) is for paid registrations received after Saturday, September 1, 2018.  The conference registration fee includes a one-year membership to the Marketing Management Association (a $50 value) as well as conference meals as outlined below.  Registration fee is refundable IF cancelled prior to Sept 1, 2018.   Register Now

Meals:  The meals included in the conference registration fee include dinner on Wednesday, lunch on Thursday and lunch on Friday.

Hotel Information:  The Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 West 12th Street, Kansas City, MO, 64105.  The MMA Fall Educators’ Conference special room rate is $150 plus taxes and fees.   Please visit the hotel website for additional details about this property.

Make a Reservation 

Rooms are limited and need to be booked by September 4, 2018 to secure our special rate.

Thank you to the 2018 conference exhibitors.