2018 Advance CTE Fall Meeting



October 22-24, 2018


BWI Airport Marriott
1743 W. Nursery Road
Linthicum Heights, MD 21090



Join Career Technical Education (CTE) leaders from across the country in Baltimore, Maryland for a three-day professional development conference that explores the latest issues and challenges influencing CTE today. Our annual Advance CTE Fall Meeting draws state CTE leaders from nearly every state. This year, you can expect to:

  • Network with leaders from across the country and share CTE best practices from secondary, postsecondary and workforce development systems
  • Learn how leading states are committing to a vision of high-quality CTE and how they are ensuring all programs of study meet these standards of excellence
  • Engage with national experts about the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Perkins V) and work with your peers to prepare for implementation



We have reached our maximum capacity for the 2018 Fall Meeting. Registration is now closed. Please email Andrea Zimmermann with any questions. 



                                       Member                Non-Member

Registration                    $600                     $775


View the Fall Meeting agenda here


The room block at the BWI Marriott is almost full. If there are no rooms available for the dates you select, please consider one of the many hotels located nearby and listed below.

Book your room for Advance CTE 2018 Fall Meeting

The BWI Airport Marriott is located 10 miles from Baltimore and 28 miles from Washington, DC, and just minutes from Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport at 1743 Nursery Road. Learn about the hotel’s transportation accommodations here.
Please note: The federal per diem rate has changed. The new per diem is now $134 instead of $130. The room block and the reservation link have been updated to reflect the new rate.
Nearby hotels:


The Fall Meeting is also a great opportunity for your organization to share your resources, services and materials with state CTE leaders from across the country.

**Our sponsorship packages are now available! Download the form here.**  The deadline to sponsor is September 14, and available on a first-come, first-serve basis. 

Don’t miss your opportunity to be a sponsor at this year’s meeting. Email Andrea Zimmermann (azimmermann@careertech.org) or call at 301-588-9630 with any questions. We're happy to discuss which option would be the best fit for your needs.