Conference Brochure and Registration

Mark your calendars!  The 2018 Conference is on May 2-4, 2018.  Location:  Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay in Cambridge, Maryland. Early bird registration will open after the first of the new year. DLA members enjoy a registration fee discount.  Not a member?  Join now!

Questions?  Want to get involved with the planning for the 2018 conference?  Email DLA at:


More about the 2018 conference:

The conference theme:  “Evolve

Conference Committee:  DLA President Michelle Hughes (filling in VP/Conference Chair vacancy),  Catherine Wimberley (PLD), Jessica Webb (YSD), Molly Olney-Zide (CRLD), Kim Read (DASL), Kay Bowes (FODL), Katie McDonough (DDL Professional Development Coordinator), Cathay Keough (Executive Director)

Volunteering and Silent Auction:
Volunteer opportunities – be involved with the silent auction!  Please contact Kay Bowes.

If you have any questions, please contact Michelle Hughes or Cathay Keough.

The conference website is a place to upload speakers’ presentations and promote workshops.  For 2018 it will be available around the first of the year.  For now, please review the the 2017 Conference Website  ( to gain ideas about how this will look for 2018.