Arkansas Conferences


AACAE 2023 Conference - October 25-27th, 2023 at the Little Rock

Double Tree Hotel and Convention Center


The Arkansas Association of Continuing and Adult Education (AACAE) and Adult Learning Alliance (ALA) proudly announce the 2023 Conference. The conference will be held from Thursday, October 26 to Friday, October 27. A pre-conference will be held on Wednesday, October 25. The conference theme is “Discover your next” and it will be held at the Doubletree Hotel and Robinson Center in downtown Little Rock. 

The AACAE and ALA Conference promises valuable and current professional development for adult education and literacy staff from all corners of the state. Strands will include Literacy, ELL, Workforce, Digital Literacy, Content Areas, and Instructional Strategies.
Hotel rooms must be reserved by 9/25/2023 for you to receive the negotiated rate. The room block is ready for reservations, with instructions on how to reserve below!  Please reserve ASAP!



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AACAE & ALA 2023 Annual Conference Registration


Call for Presenters

Call for Presenters Flyer


Sponsor Application


Award Nomination Form

Award Nomination Flyer



AACAE 2023 Doubletree Hotel

AACAE link is pasted below or follow the step-by-step directions:,WW,HILTONLINK,EN,DirectLink&fromId=HILTONLINKDIRECT 


 Step by Step Directions: 

  1. Go to 
  2. Enter arrival/departure dates 
  3. Click the "Special Rates" box 
  4. Enter "91H" in the Group Code box 
  5. Click the "Check Rooms & Rates" box. The group rate of $98.00 per night is available for Standard King and Double Queen rooms. 



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The cost for parking at the Doubletree Hotel is $15.00 a day for the Robinson Center Parking Garage.  Parking in the garage is an allowable expense that can be covered, but the expense must be placed in the budget. So please remember to add $15.00 per day to your TR1 before the conference. VALLET parking is NOT AN ALLOWABLE EXPENSE.








Arkansas Adult Learning Resource Center | 124 W. Capitol Ave, Suite 1000 Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone (501) 907-2490 | Email