You’ve never experienced a virtual conference like this one!

November 16 - November 20, 2020

Special features:
-Social events, such as wine tasting, beer pub crawls, online dances, and more….
-More group discussions than ever before.
-New! Meet a peer organization
-LERN’s own Engaged Sessions format, plus Roundtables, Panels, and Expert presenters
-Every session followed by a physical 10 minute break and 30 minutes of networking/chat

The latest most advanced practical how-to information from the Best Experts,
with a huge 10:1 money making ROI, information just as exclusive online as in-person.

You won’t believe this!
One fee: $1,795 for as many people from the same organization as you want
Read that again. Then weep for joy.

Up to six of your attendees can be designated as delegates, and receive:
-Special box with conference materials (yes you can share) and a few goodies
-Online check-in with a LERN staff person and LERN Leader greeter.

Everyone gets access to our heralded Conference App with Handouts, Slides, and Quizzes for feedback, bragging rights and CEUs.

Register now!

“It’s the most exciting week of the year in lifelong learning”

The most advanced, practical, how-to information in the field of lifelong learning programming, including pricing, brochures, digital marketing, programming, finances, operations, online, management, leadership, and more…..

Questions? Email Roy at info@lern.org or call 800-678-5376

Dima Ghawi - Leadership Guru “Creating Your Personal Brand”
Forrest Lamb - Keynoter “The Power to Change the World”

Who Should Attend:

Administrators and staff from these and other institutions offering lifelong learning classes and programs:

-Recreation Departments
-Community Education in Public Schools
-Continuing Education in Universities
-Continuing Education in Community Colleges
-Other (Botanic gardens, museums, hospitals, libraries, and more)

Coming Soon!

No, don’t just come because you can sit outside the convention center overlooking the river and re-energize yourself in the normal 70 degree weather in November in Savannah.

Here’s Why You Should Come

Here’s what a few of your colleagues said about last year’s conference.

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“This was my first LERN Conference and it was a Fantastic Experience.  I especially liked the interactive app.”  –Mariza Olmos, Ft. Worth, Texas








“LERN’s annual conference lives up to LERN’s mantra…”Information that Works!”. If your budget is limited, this is the conference you want to attend!”

– Robert Leslie,  Spartanburg, SC

“The Conference was a smashing success.   I can’t wait for next year.” –Danell Reilly, Corpus Christi, Texas

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“Everyone should be able to come to a LERN conference!  Operations and program development will run smoother and allow for an increase in margins and bottom line revenue!” –Cheryl Stiglmeier, Lihue, Hawaii

“The investment is well worth it.”

Gabriele Janes, Toronto

“We take back so many ideas and ways to increase revenue that we can implement right away!”

– Donna Chant, Munster, IN

To summarize, participants get a 10:1 return on their investment by coming to the LERN Annual Conference.  The conference doesn’t cost money; it makes your program money.

If you’ve never been to a LERN conference, some 43% of the attendees each year are first-timers, so welcome. You will get the ratios for success in your field, the benchmarks, the most practical, how-to information available anywhere.

If you have been before, the 2020 Annual Conference will feature the latest, most advanced information as your program rapidly changes to serve the new generations and society of the 21st century.

New Session Formats

Multiple concurrent session formats from which to choose.

Engaged Sessions: LERN makes history in creating a whole new interactive format.

Roundtables:  Two every session for small discussions and participation.

Panels:  Your colleagues from top programs share their successes.

Experts: The best experts provide fast paced hard hitting and practical best practices.

New Information

Don’t let your program fall behind.

  • More than 35 new sessions
  • The Best Brochure Ideas for 2020
  • New Growth Markets
  • The Best Promotion Ideas of the Year
  • International Award Winners for 2020
  • …..and much much more.


Information not available anywhere else on these and other critical topics

– Summer Camps                                     – Management and Leadership
– Advanced Marketing                            – Productivity
– Benchmarks & Ratios for Success     – Strategic Planning
– Programming                                        – Finances and Pricing
– Contract Training                                 – Social Media
– New Skills

One fee: $1,795 for as many people from the same organization as you want

There Are Six Easy Ways To Register

Exhibitors add to your conference experience with a variety of products and services geared just for lifelong learning programs.

There is no additional charge to the exhibit area for conference attendees. Last year, more than 20 exhibitors were at the LERN Annual Conference.

Want to exhibit? Email Roy at roy@lern.org

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