Equity and Excellence 2022 Conference

AHEAD Equity and Excellence Conference Logo

The Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland

AHEAD is excited to announce its 45th annual conference, Equity & Excellence: Access in Higher Education, as an in-person professional development and networking event. Presenters and participants from diverse fields, including education, technology, law, scholarship, and government, will gather in Cleveland in July.

Early bird Conference registration for AHEAD members will be $695.00 and will include all events beginning with a welcome reception on the evening of Tuesday, July 19th through the banquet and awards ceremony the evening of Friday, July 22nd.

Preconference institutes, including half-day, full-day, and two-day sessions, will be held on Monday and Tuesday, July 18th and 19th, and will be available for an additional registration fee of between $95.00 and $349.00.

Complete Conference registration materials will be posted to the AHEAD website in March 2022.

Housing for the Conference will be offered at three convenient locations in Cleveland and room blocks for reservations will open in March 2022. The hotels contracted for the Conference include:

The Hilton Cleveland Downtown (Headquarters Hotel)



The Hilton Cleveland Downtown

100 Lakeside Avenue East, Cleveland, OH 44114

This hotel adjoins the Convention Center where the Conference will be held. AHEAD’s group rate is $199.00+tax single or double occupancy.

The Westin Cleveland Downtown



The Westin Cleveland Downtown

777 St Clair Avenue NE, Cleveland, OH 44114

This hotel is located approximately 1.5 blocks from the Convention Center where the Conference will be held. AHEAD’s group rate is $189.00+tax single or double occupancy.

The Marriott at Key Center

The Marriott at Key Center

The Marriott at Key Center

1360 West Mall Drive, Cleveland, OH 44114

This hotel is located across the street from the Convention Center where the Conference will be held. AHEAD’s group rate is $185.00+tax single or double occupancy.