It’s finally time! Registration is now open for the 2023 SCAA Annual Conference, being held at USC Upstate in Spartanburg, SC on Friday October 20, 2023. This year’s return to an in-person conference format brings with it an exciting theme, “Spark Ideas!”, encouraging presenters and attendees to create, strengthen, and renew connections with other archival professionals around the state and southeastern region.

Our keynote speaker this year is Leah Worthington, Digital Projects Librarian at the College of Charleston. Ms. Worthington is also the Associate Director of the Lowcountry Digital Library and Co-director of the Lowcountry Digital History Initiative, as well as Editor and Co-author of Challenging History: Race, Equity, and the Practice of Public History, USC Press, 2021. We have a wide-ranging slate of presentations representing a variety of institutions including public libraries, academic institutions, and community historical societies. To view the Annual Meeting agenda and the full schedule of presentations, check out the SCAA 2023 Conference Program. For details on local hotel options, conference parking, and the USC Upstate campus map, view the Hotel Information, Directions, and Parking Guide.

To register for the 2023 Annual Meeting, visit Spark Ideas! SCAA Conference and Annual Meeting 2023 registration page in Eventbrite.

Registration prices are as follows: 

Registration Type Date Price for Members Price for Non-Members Price for Students
Early Bird Now through Friday, September 29, 2023 $40 $60 $15
Late Registration September 30 through Wednesday, October 11, 2023 $50 $70 $25

**All registrations completed by October 11, 2023 will include continental breakfast and your choice of a boxed lunch.**