KAGE Conference 2019

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for the KAGE 39th Annual Conference February 25-26, 2019 in Lexington at the Marriott Griffin Gate. Please join us as we celebrate 39 years of advocacy and service for Kentucky’s gifted children and youth. The KAGE Conference will feature two days of presentations from national and state experts on topics and exhibits of interest to educators and parents of gifted children.

KAGE is currently seeking proposals to present at the KAGE Conference on Tuesday, February 26. The deadline to submit a proposal is November 21, 2018. Click HERE to read more about submitting a proposal.

EXHIBITORS are an important part of the conference experience. This is a great way to showcase your products and services to gifted educators and administrators from across Kentucky and neighboring states. Click HERE to read more about the exposure opportunities for your company at KAGE Conference 2019.

A KEYNOTE SPEAKER WILL BE Brian Housand, Ph.D. associate professor and coordinator of the Academically and Intellectually Gifted Program, at East Carolina University. Dr. Housand serves on the National Association for Gifted Children’s Board of Directors as a Member-At-Large. He researches ways in which technology can enhance the learning environment and is striving to define creative productive giftedness in a digital age. 

What to look forward to (coming soon):


• Monday Half-Day Sessions
• Tuesday Concurrent Sessions
• List of Presenters
• Conference FAQ
• Administrators Institute
• Parent Night
• Creativity Night
• List of Exhibitors 
• Service and Advocacy Awards
• KAGE Distinguished Student Award

• Hotel Information
• Making a Case to Your Supervisor 
• Possible Funding Source

Effective Instructional Leadership (EILA) and Conference Credit available.

The KAGE Service and Advocacy Awards, which provide recognition of exceptional service and/or advocacy in support of educating Kentucky’s gifted and talented children, and the Distinguished Student Award will be presented at the Conference.

We look forward to seeing you in Lexington in 2019!

last updated 09/12/2018