72nd IASB Annual Convention, November 15-17, Iowa Events Center,  Des Moines - banner

Convention Schedule - Plan your itinerary today!

Online registration is now closed. Walk-ins welcome on site!

Key Dates

Delegate Assembly: Nov. 15
Pre-Convention Workshops: Nov. 15
Convention: Nov. 16
Board Presidents' Workshop: Nov. 17

Keynote Speakers

Take a look at the distinguished educational and diversity leaders who will share their insights, experience, and expertise during convention.

Exhibitors & Sponsors

Don't miss your chance to meet Iowa's education leaders face-to-face, come exhibit at the 72nd IASB Convention and Trade Show on November 15 and 16.

Delegate Assembly

The IASB Delegate Assembly meets annually in conjunction with Convention. IASB members come to participate in the Annual Meeting, set the Legislative Platform, and select candidates for the IASB Board of Directors in selected regions. Visit the Advocacy Center to review the adopted 2017 Legislative Platform and learn about the proposed 2018 Legislative Platform. 


We have reserved blocks of rooms for Convention attendees. Check out participating hotels and make your reservation with the hotel directly.

Directions & Parking

Visit the Iowa Events Center website for directions and parking instructions along with skywalk closure updates.

Convention attendees earn
20 Better Boardsmanship credits!

Learn more about
Better Boardsmanship Awards.