2020 Conference Information

Registration for the 2020 WIEA Conference Indigenous STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math is now open! You can visit the Conference registration page by clicking here! Check back periodically and make sure to follow us on social media for updates to the Conference speaker and workshop line-up, Youth Day activities, Pow-wow details and more!

Don’t miss Wisconsin’s biggest Native American education gathering of the year! We look forward to seeing you in Milwaukee in April at the biggest WIEA Conference to date!

Conference registration link: http://bit.ly/WIEA2020

Call for Presenter Proposals

The Wisconsin Indian Education Association’s 2020 Conference Planning Committee has officially opened the Call for Workshop/Presentation Proposals. Any individual or organization wishing to facilitate a workshop or presentation at the 2020 Conference titled, “Indigenous STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math“, can submit their proposals by clicking here. All workshops/presentations should either reflect the conference theme or be connected to Native language, culture and history.

The deadline for this year’s Workshop/Presenter Proposals is February 28, 2020.

We look forward to hearing from all of our prospective workshop facilitators and presenters!

Youth Art Contest Announced!

The 2020 WIEA Conference Planning Committee has announced the details for the Youth Art Contest! This year’s conference titled Indigenous STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math, will be held April 16-18, 2020, at the Potawatomi Hotel Casino in Milwaukee, WI.

The Youth Art Contest is open to all Native American and Alaskan Native students grades 4th – 12th living in Wisconsin.

All submissions must include the proper release and submission forms. You may view and download the contest rules and application form here: Youth Art Rules & Contest Application.

Submissions should reflect the conference theme. There are two placesL 1st and 2nd place. 1st place will receive $150 and 2nd will receive $50. Winning submission will be used in conference logo and marketing materials, including conference program.

We look forward to seeing your submissions and good luck!

Conference Sponsorship Opportunities

The Wisconsin Indian Education Association is a 501C3 non-profit organization that relies solely on donations, sponsorship and volunteers. The annual conference is the largest fundraiser of the year for the organization. If you or your company or organization would like to sponsor this year’s conference, your monetary donation is tax deductible and goes to support Native students, educators and their mission to strengthen Indian education in Wisconsin.

Take a look at some of the sponsorship opportunities for the 2020 Conference by clicking here. You can view our conference profile and learn more by clicking here.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you at our annual conference or one of our other great events!