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TAGT Professional Development Conference for Educators & Parents December 3 - 5, 2014
Fort Worth Convention Center, Fort Worth, Texas, USA
TAGT Parent Mini-Conference December 5, 2014
Keynote: Scott Barry Kaufman, Fort Worth Convention Center, Fort Worth, Texas, USA 
South Carolina Consortium for Gifted Education Annual Conference December 9 - 10, 2014
"Em-POW-ering: Superheroes in the Gifted Classroom!" Dynamic Duo (December 9): Del Siegle and Tamra Stambaugh, Fantastic Four (December 10): Brian Housand, Angela Housand, Ian Byrd, Lisa Van Gemert; The Marriott Hotel, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
Vanderbilt Gifted Education Institute December 11- 12, 2014
"Models for Developing Talent: Providing Access for Low Income Gifted Students," Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Indiana Association for the Gifted December 15 - 16, 2014
Indianapolis Downtown Marriott, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA



Hawaii International Conference on Education January 5 - 8, 2015
Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. Contact Christine Ohani-Chang
TAGT Parent Conference/Summer Program Expo January 24, 2015
Klein ISD Multipurpose Center, Houston, Texas, USA 
4th National Conference: Able, Gifted and Talented in Independent Prep Schools 2 January, 2015
Keynotes: David George, Samantha Jaspal-Steed, Julie Taplin; Moor Hall Conference Centre, Maidenhead, United Kingdom


PDE Annual Conference February 4 - 6, 2015
"Making a Difference: Educational Practices That Work!," Sessions on gifted students includes, parent scholarships for parents of students with IEPs available, Hershey Lodge and Convention Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
Arizona Association of Gifted & Talented (AAGT) Conference February 5 - 6, 2015
"Advancing Gifted Education," Black Canyon Conference Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Institute for the Development of Gifted Education (IDGE) February 6, 2015
"Weaving Together Innovative Thinking and Design: The Future of Differentiation," Denver University, Denver, Colorado, USA 
Focusing on the Future: A Career and Academic Planning Experience February 7, 2015
William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA 
Illinois Association for Gifted Children (IAGC) February 8 - 10, 2015
"CCSS, STEM, technology and/or 21st Century Skills," Chicago Marriott Naperville, Naperville, Illinois, USA 
Minnesota Educators of the Gifted and Talented (MEGT) February 8 - 10, 2015
Cragun's Resort and Conference Center, Brainerd, Minnesota, USA
Gifted Boys Conference February 13, 2015
 (7th-grade boys only), Keynote: Michael McLendon, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, USA
Ignite the Spark, Fuel the Fire: Differentiation for Diversity February 13 - 14, 2015
Keynote: June Maker, partnership between the University of New South Wales and the NSW Department of Education and Communities, building on The Western Sydney Gifted and Talented conference in February 2013, Central Lecture Block, University of New South Wales Kensingtion, New South Wales, Autralia
TAGT Parent Conference/Summer Program Expo February 21, 2015
Walsh Middle School, Round Rock ISD, Round Rock, Texas, USA 
Kentucky Association for Gifted Education (KAGE) Annual Conference February 23 - 24, 2015
"Toward Excellence and Beyond Proficiency - Gifted Education in Kentucky," Speakers: Thomas Hébert, Linda Sheffield, Julia Roberts, Jan Lanham, Tracy Inman, Leah Ellis; Hyatt Regency, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
Arkansas Association for Gifted and Talented (AGATE) February 25 - 27, 2015
Keynotes: Felice Kaufman; Little Rock Marriott, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Nebraska Association for the Gifted (NAG) February 26 - 27, 2015
"Beyond Motivation - Igniting the Passion For Learning," Keynotes: Jann Leppien and Del Siegle, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Vanderbilt Gifted Education Institute February 26 - 27, 2015
"Developing, Implementing and Differentiating Curriculum for Gifted Learners," Nashville, Tennessee, USA
California Association for the Gifted Conference (CAG) February 27 - March 1, 2015
"Cut to the Core: Past, Present, and Future Trends in Recognizing and Responding to All Students," Keynotes: Richard Cash and Kathy Jones, Palm Springs Renaissance Hotel and Convention Center, Palm Springs, California, USA


North Carolina Association of Gifted & Talented (NCAGT) March 5 - 6, 2015
"AIG: At the Heart of North Carolina," Winston-Salem Marriott & Embassy Suites Hotels, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA
New Jersey Association for Gifted Children (NJAGC) March 6 - 7, 2014
"Full Steam Ahead," Keynotes: Jim Delisle; Hotel Somerset-Bridgewater, Somerset, New Jersey, USA
Georgia Association for Gifted Children (GAGC) Convention March 9, 2015
"Perspectives on Creativity," Keynote: Richard Cash, The Classics Center, Athens, Georgia, USA
National Curriculum Network Conference (NCNC) Recommended March 12 - 13, 2015
Keynotes: Susan K. Johnsen and Del Siegle; Center for Gifted Education (CFGE), The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
International Conference for Talent Development and Excellence (IRATDE) 19 - 21 March, 2015
"Illuminating the Spectrum of Giftedness and Talent Development," Biennial international conference on gifted and talented children, excellence across domains, innovation and invention; Brisbane, Australia. A combined conference with the Australian Association for the Education of the Gifted and Talented (AAEGT) hosted by the Queensland Association for Gifted and Talented Children (QAGTC).
Inland Northwest Conference March 21, 2015
"Celebration of Talent," Spokane, Washington, USA


CEC Convention and Expo April 8 - 11, 2015
San Diego, California, USA
Montana AGATE Spring Conference April 9 - 10, 2015
Keynote: Ian Byrd, Great Northern Best Western Hotel, Helena, Montana, USA.
Parents of "Twice Exceptional" Children: You can apply for a parent training scholarship from PLUK (Parents Let's Unite for Kids) to attend the AGATE Conference.
Off the Charts! Columbus Group Symposium April 13 - 14, 2015
Featuring all 10 members of the Columbus Group, New Zealand
Michigan Association for Gifted Children Conference April 15, 2015
Ottawa Area ISD, Holland, Michigan, USA
Watson College of Education, UNC Wilmington Academically or Intellectually Gifted (AIG) Program April 17, 2015
Wilmington, North Carolina, USA
Young Child Expo & Conference April 22- 24, 2015
Keynote: Temple Grandin, Wyndham New Yorker Hotel, New York, New York, USA
Pennsylvania Association for Gifted Education (PAGE) April 30 - May 1, 2015
"Gifted Education: Igniting and Nurturing Potential," Villanova University Conference Center, Villanova, Pennsylvania, USA


Beyond IQ (BIQ) Boston May 1 - 3, 2015
Massachusetts, USA
Australasia 2015 Programme Gifted & Talented Study Day May 11 to 22, 2015 depending on venue
This study day offers a unique provision for academically gifted students, Venues: Perth, Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Brisbane, Sydney, Adelaide, Melbourne
Sixth Annual Student-to-Student GATE Conference May 16, 2015
Offers students grades 3–12 an opportunity to shine, to share their interests, talents and passions in a 15-minute workshop that will be attended by other students; Cowell College, UCSC, Santa Cruz, California, USA
Victorian Association for Gifted and Talented Children (VAGTC) Conference 21 - 22 May, 2015
CQ Function Centre, Melbourne, Australia


Hormel Foundation Gifted and Talented Education Symposium June 8 - 11, 2015
Riverland Community College, Austin, Minnesota USA
Challenging Advanced Learners Academy (CALA) III Late June, 2015
University of Wisconsin, Whitewater, Wisconsin
Professional Summer Institute June 29 - 30, 2015
Center for Gifted Education (CFGE), The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA


SENG (Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted) Conference Recommended July 24 - 26, 2015
"SOAR with SENG: Seeking Opportunities And Resources," Denver, USA


2015 World Council for Gifted and Talented Children (WCGTC) August 10 - 14, 2015
"Educating gifted and talented children – turning research into practice," Keynotes: Eunice Alencar, Ching-Chih Kuo, Shirley Kokot, Leonie Kronborg, Jonathan Plucker, Sylvia Rimm, Ann Robinson, and Margaret Sutherland; Odense, Denmark


New England Conference for Gifted & Talented October 22 - 24, 2015
Crown Plaza Cromwell Hotel, Cromwell, Connecticut, USA


National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) Annual Convention  November 12 - 15, 2015
Phoenix, Arizona, USA


TAGT Professional Development Conference for Educators & Parents December 2 - 4, 2015
San Antonio Convention Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA

2016 and beyond


Georgia Association for Gifted Children (GAGC) Convention March 7, 2016

The Classics Center, Athens, Georgia, USA


National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) Annual Convention  November 12 - 15, 2016
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
TAGT Professional Development Conference for Educators & Parents November 30 - December 2, 2016
Dallas, Texas, USA

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