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March 27-30, 2019 – Hartford, CT

Calls for Proposals

The 2019 Call for Working Group Discussants and 2019 Call for POSTERS are NOW AVAILABLE!

Call for Working Group Discussants – EXTENDED!

The 2019 Call for Working Discussants has been extended for select working groups. Submissions are due Monday, October 22, 2018 at 11:59 pm via the online form. Working group facilitators will make their decisions and applicants will be informed by late October. Please note that all accepted working group discussants must register and pay for the annual meeting by January 1, 2019 to secure their space on the Program.

Submit your working group discussant application here. 

poster proposal submission

The 2019 Call for Posters is now open. Submissions are due Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 11:59 pm via the online form. Proposers will be informed of their acceptance in early November. Please note that all accepted presenters must submit a non-refundable registration fee for the annual meeting by January 1, 2019 to secure their space on the Program. Please email NCPH Program Manager Meghan Hillman at [email protected] with any questions.

Submit your poster proposal here. 


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Sponsorships, Exhibiting, and Advertising

NCPH Annual Meeting event sponsorship provides an excellent platform to promote your organization, institution, press, program, or company and demonstrates to conference attendees your commitment to the field of public history.  More detailed information about purchasing a sponsorship, a booth in our exhibit hall at the Hartford Convention Center (which comes with two complimentary meeting registrations), or an advertisement can be found in our 2019 Marketing Opportunities guide.

Ready to purchase? You can now pay for a sponsorship, exhibit booth, or Program advertisement purchase online.

    • Purchase a sponsorship here!
    • Purchase a booth in our exhibit hall here!
    • Purchase an ad in our 2019 Program here!

Questions, problems purchasing, or interested in paying another way? Email [email protected].


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Registration Information

Pre-Registration for presenters IS NOW open. REGISTRATION WILL OPEN for all attendees in EARLY november 2018.


Early Bird
(rec’d by 2/13/19)
Onsite Only
(after 3/14/19)
NCPH Member $178 $202 $202
NCPH Student Member $108 $128 $128
Nonmember $228 $258 $258
Nonmember Student $148 $153 $153
One Day $118 $138 $138
Guest* $38 $38 $38
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Travel Information

The Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford, CT is the main location for NCPH 2019 conference sessions and events. The National Council on Public History has secured a block of rooms at the Marriott Hartford Downtown (connected to the Convention Center) for NCPH 2019. The NCPH room rate is $179/night for single or double occupancy. Reservations must be made by March 6, 2019.

To reserve a room, click here or call (877) 901-6632 and request a room in the National Council on Public History’s block.

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Program and Local Arrangements Committee Members


Seth Bruggeman, Temple University (co-chair)
Cathy Stanton, Tufts University (co-chair)
dann Broyld, Central Connecticut State University
Andreas Etges (representing IFPH), Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Amerika-Institut (LMU Munich)
Blanca Garcia-Barron, University of Texas at el Paso
Jon Haeber, California Preservation Foundation
Steven High, Concordia University
Devin Hunter, University of Illinois, Springfield
Sojin Kim, Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Patricia West McKay, Martin Van Buren NHS, NPS/SUNY Albany
Amber Mitchell, National World War II Museum
Tara White, Wallace Community College, Selma
Leah Glaser, Local Arrangements co-chair
Elizabeth Shapiro, Local Arrangements co-chair


Leah Glaser, Central Connecticut State University (co-chair)
Elizabeth Shapiro, Connecticut State Historic Preservation Office (co-chair)
McKinley Albert, Camp Courant
Clarissa Ceglio, University of Connecticut
Ilene Frank, Connecticut Historical Society
David Glassberg, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Laurie Lamarre, Connecticut League of History Organizations
Gregg Mangan, Connecticut Humanities
Amanda Goodheart Parks, New England Air Museum
Heather Prescott, Central Connecticut State University
Pieter Roos, Mark Twain House
Fiona Vernal, University of Connecticut
Matt Warshauer, Central Connecticut State University

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