Region VI

Region VI Conference

The Region VI 2019 Conference will be held October 27-29 at the Hyatt Regency Indianapolis in Indianapolis, IN.


  Early Bird (July 9-October 4) Regular (October 5-26) On-Site
Member $280 $380 $480
Non-Member $330 $430 $530
Student $150 $250 $350

Conference Schedule 

Download this year's conference schedule-at-glance! 

We will have updated conference schedule and call for proposals as we get closer to conference time. See you in Indianapolis!

Hotel Information

The NAFSA Region VI 2019 conference will be held at the beautiful Hyatt Regency in downtown Indianapolis, IN October 27-29, 2019.

Rooms are available at the conference rate of $179 per night. To guarantee this rate, please reserve by the cutoff date of Friday, October 4, 2019.

Reservations can be made here or by calling (317) 632-1234 and providing the group code NAFS.

Call for Proposals

The call for proposals for sessions and posters is closed at this time. 


If you are interested in volunteering at the conference, we would love to have you! Our Local Arrangements Chair, Devin Flanigan Blankenship will be in contact closer to the conference date to get you involved.

Travel Grants

NAFSA Region VI is pleased to offer a variety of grant opportunities for the Regional Conference in Indianapolis. Learn more as we get closer to the conference dates!

Come Partner with Us!

Connect with more than 300 international education professionals across Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky. In 2017, over 50% of our region’s members attended our regional conference – making the event a key opportunity to connect with current and potential local professionals!

In addition to the chance to meet with our wonderful members, Region VI offers the following highlights:

  • Almost three hours of designated expo hall time where to strive to drive attendees to the exhibit hall.
  • Numerous ways to sponsor the conference – including flexibility to ‘build a sponsorship package’
  • Almost half of our attendees are mid- to upper-level professionals – giving you access to institutional decision makers!

Sound great to you? Partner with us! Details are forthcoming!

You can have the opportunity to exhibit, sponsor, and advertise all by contacting our Region VI Development Officer.

Check out more details about our opportunities here.

2019 Pre-Conference Workshops

Date Time Member Non-Member
October 27 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. $300 $425
Date Time Member Non-Member
October 27 1:00-5:00 p.m. $225 $350

Future Region VI Conferences

  • 2020: November 9-12, Lexington, KY
  • 2021: November 6-10, Cincinnati, OH 

Session Proposals

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Expo Sales

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