NCAA Annual Conference

addressing issues of place, migration and cultural identity

October 6-7, 2022 
San Diego, CA

The 49th annual gathering is presented by the

International Council of Fine Arts Deans and the National Council of Arts Administrators


For more information on the schedule and our partner organization please click here

Hotel reservations of $286 nightly (with taxes and fees) at the Manchester Grand Hyatt can be made here


Register for the Conference

Conference registration is $275 until August 31, 2022,
$325 from September 1 - 21, 
$350 from September 22 - October 7, 2022

Pre and Post-CONFERENCE Activities

  • Wednesday, Oct. 5 & Saturday, Oct. 8, 2022 9:00 a.m. - Exploring Liberty Station Arts District $30 includes transportation and a short program at three arts venues
  • Wednesday, Oct. 5 & Saturday, Oct. 8, 2022, 12:30 p.m. - Conversations with Arts Administrators and Time in the Museums of Balboa Park $45 includes transportation, short programs at several museums, museums’ entrance
  • Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. - IGNITE Sessions - a regular feature of NCAA Conferences, with ICFAD members invited 
  • Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, 2:45 - 4:30 p.m. - Case Studies - a regular feature of NCAA Conferences, with ICFAD members invited 



Refund Policy: Fee for the annual conference is refundable when emailed cancellation is received two weeks prior to the first day of the conference. NCAA will keep $75 of the registration fee for processing. Please email NCAA Treasurer Colin Blakely, [email protected]