Here is a quick reference to related conferences and are listed in date order. Please visit the linked conference websites for full details and any updated information. In addition to the conferences, check each organization's website for other meetings that may be open to members and/or the field.

If you are a performing arts conference organizer and would like to be included here or have updates for us, please contact our Vice President for Communications.

June 24, 2020: We have checked all conferences listed below and included any updates surrounding COVID-19 issues. If no changes are posted, that may mean organizers are planning to move forward as planned or have not made final decisions. Various deadlines may also have changed.

If you are a conference organizer and have updates or other related conferences to add, please email us.

The 2020 NAPAMA Agents and Managers Retreat has been postponed. We are planning to convene in New Oreleans in the Spring of 2021 and anticipate announcing plans for 2021 by the end of this summer.

CANCELLED Originally scheduled for September 10-12, 2020
CANCELLED: September 24-27, 2020
Moncton, NB, Canada
CANCELLED: September 25-27, 2020
London, ON, Canada 
Moved to online in cooperation with Arts Midwest
Optional Pre-Conference Programs October 1 and 2
Main Conference October 6-8
Moved to online in cooperation with Western Arts Alliance
Optional Pre-Conference Programs October 1 and 2
Main Conference October 6-8


CANCELLED: Originally shceduled for October 11-13, 2020
Nashville, TN, USA

Please check website for any deadline changes and information.

CANCELLED: October 12-15, 2020
Spokane, WA, USA
Check website for developing alternate plans
CANCELLED: October 16-18, 2020
Regina, SK, Canada
Showcase Application Deadline: May 5, 2020
POSTPONED: October 18-20, 2020
Cleveland, OH, USA
Showcase Application Deadline: May 1, 2020
CANCELLED: Originarlly schedule for October 22-25, 2020
Gimli, MB, Canada
Showcase Application Deadline: April 30, 2020
CANCELLED Originall scheduled for October 22-25, 2020
Fort Saskatchewan, AB, Canada
January 9-12, 2021
New York, NY, USA
Through January 31, 2021
Philadelphia, PA USA
Showcasing family programming
CANCELED: Originally scheduled for January 29-31, 2021
POSTPONED: Originally scheduled for February 17-21, 2021
Alternatives to the conference are being considered
RESCHEDULED From: November 12-18, 2020
To May 24-29, 2021
Montréal, QB, Canada
Showcasing: Closed