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The Call for Proposals for DLA2014 is now closed.

We invite proposals on topics related to:
  • Managing growth in distance education
  • Training & support for distance instructors
  • Support for distance students
  • Budget and cost-benefit of distance education
  • Marketing distance courses and programs
  • Distance learning ethics and copyright
  • Organizational issues in distance education
  • Evaluation of distance courses and programs
  • Striving for excellence

Important Dates:

DLA2014 Call for Proposals:
now closed

DLA2014 Conference:
June 8 - 11, 2014
Jekyll Island Club Hotel in Jekyll Island, Georgia

Online Journal of Distance Learning Administration

Distance Education Certified Trainer Program

Registration Begins
May 5, 2014
Program Begins
September 8, 2014
December 10, 2014

Advanced Technologies for Distance Education Certificate Program
Registration Begins
May 5, 2014
Registration Deadline
June 30, 2014
Program Begins
July 14, 2014
November 13, 2014

Distance Education
Certificate Program

Registration Begins
June 2, 2014
Registration Deadline
September 8, 2014
Program Begins
September 22, 2014
March 26, 2015

Social Media Marketing Certificate Program
Registration Begins
June 2, 2014
Registration Deadline
August 15, 2014
Program Begins
August 31, 2014
November 23, 2014

DLA2013 Online Registration
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Daytime Phone
Other Phone
Fax (optional)

Please pre-register for the following activities which you plan to attend:

Sunday evening Dinner & Awards Speakers (no additional fee for paid conference participants - guest tickets available - order below)

Please choose ONE event for Monday afternoon
(both are 3:15 pm)

Monday afternoon Putt-Putt (no fee)
Monday afternoon Scavenger Hunt (no fee)
Monday evening Cracker Barrel Session & Poolside Party (included - paid conference participants only)
Tuesday evening Dinner (no additional fee for paid conference participants - guest tickets available - order below)
Wednesday Closing Lunch & Keynote Speakers (included - paid conference participants only)

  FEES Conference Registration Fee (please check one)
On or before April 21
April 22 - May 22
Special Event: Tuesday afternoon Dolphin Tour
Not included in registration fee: Limited Seats Available
Number of Adult Tickets ($23.00 each)
Number of Children's Tickets (10 and under) ($12 each)

Extra Tickets:
Number of Guest Tickets for Sunday Opening Dinner & Award Speakers (adults only) - $35
Number of Guest Tickets for Tuesday Dinner - $40
Number of Children's Tickets (under 12) for Tuesday Dinner - $20 each
(Registration fee plus Extra Guest Tickets & Dolphin Tour if applicable)


Purchase Order
If Purchase Order, please supply PO# 

Fax Purchase Order to: (678)839-0636, attn: Dawn Senfeld. Must be received within 24 hours of registration.

Mail a check (drawn on US funds).
Please make payable to: 
University of West Georgia. Mail to:

DLA2013 Conference
Attn: Dawn Senfeld
University of West Georgia,
Distance & Distributed Education, Murphy Building
1601 Maple Street
Carrollton, Georgia 30118.
  If you choose to pay by credit card, please call Dawn Senfeld at 678-839-5489.

Federal Tax ID# 58-6002055

Checks, purchase orders, or credit card information received at the above address by April 21, 2013 qualify for the lowest rate. Refunds minus $25 cancellation fee will be issued after the conference for cancellations received in writing by April 21, 2013. No refunds will be issued after that date.

All registration fees for international (outside of the United States) participants must be received by March 15, 2013. Participants requiring letters of invitation for visa applications for entry into the United States must request these letters by February 15, 2013. To obtain a letter of invitation, please contact Dawn Senfeld at

PHOTO RELEASE: By registering for the 2013 DLA Annual Meeting, I authorize DLA the right to photograph me and to use the photographs in all formats and media for any purpose, including for education, marketing and trade purposes. I hereby release DLA from all claims arising out of the use of the photographs, including without limitation all claims for compensation, libel, invasion of privacy or violation of copyright ownership.