Let's make history!

Registration open for 2014 GEAC Annual Conference


The Georgia Education Advancement Council is pleased to announce that registration is open for the 2014 GEAC Annual Conference, to be held Nov. 19-21 at the Desoto Hilton in the historic city of Savannah. Longtime affinity partners SunTrust and Mauldin & Jenkins are presenting sponsors.

The conference gets under way Wednesday, Nov. 19, with a welcome reception at the Desoto Hilton, followed by dinner on your own at one of Savannah’s famous restaurants. Track sessions in the areas of alumni relations, advancement services, communications and marketing, and development will be held throughout the day Thursday and Friday morning. Befitting the setting for this year's conference, there will also be an opening keynote by Dr. Stan Heaton, senior historian at the Georgia Historical Society. The conference will adjourn by noon Friday.

Click here for a complete conference schedule, including details on all track sessions and presenters.

Registration Information

The registration fee for this year's GEAC Annual Conference is $275 and includes all meals with the exception of Wednesday’s dinner on your own.

Click here to register online.

Hotel Information

The special GEAC room rate of $125 plus tax is available all week. Be sure to select your specific check-in and check-out dates when registering. Rooms are sure to go fast; click here to make your hotel reservation today!


As you make plans to join us in Savannah, don’t forget to nominate deserving colleagues from your institution for the 2014 GEAC Awards. Winners will be honored during the conference at a special dinner hosted by Liberty Mutual.

Visit our awards page to submit your nominations online. Contact Awards Chair Frank Pritchett at frankp@westga.edu with questions.

Conference updates will be posted to this website as they become available. Questions may be directed to Planning Chair Wendell Tompkins at wtompkins@georgiasouthern.edu.

 We look forward to seeing you in November! 

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