The Mentoring Institute at UNM is pleased to announce its 16th Annual Mentoring Conference, Mentoring Networks: The Impact of Developmental Relationships on the Future of Work. This five-day event will take place Monday, October 23rd, 2023, through Friday, October 27th, 2023, tentatively (*) at the UNM Student Union Building in Albuquerque, NM, pending advisement from the University.
About the Conference
We aim to host a broad constituency, including professionals in higher education, academic researchers, educators, community leaders, administrators, non-profit partners, government agencies, and other professionals.
Who Attends the Conference?
The 2022 Mentoring Conference attracted 480 mentoring researchers and practitioners. 87% of attendees were faculty, staff, or students from higher education. The remaining 13% were professionals and practitioners from health care, government, non-profit, and business organizations.
|Call for Proposals Release||March 15, 2023|
|Abstract Proposal Submission Deadline||May 15, 2023|
|Accepted Proposal Notification||May 30, 2023|
|Last Date to Register as Presenter and/or Peer-Reviewer||June 15, 2023|
|Early Registration Deadline||June 15, 2023|
|Paper Submission Due||June 30, 2023|
|Peer-Review Process||July 1–30, 2023|
|Peer-Reviewed Papers Returned||July 30, 2023|
|Final Paper Submission Due||August 30, 2023|
|Standard Registration Deadline||October 14, 2023|
We invite faculty, staff, students of higher education, researchers, K-12 educators, community leaders, administrators, non-profit partners, government agencies, and other interested parties to join us in a rich mix of conversation, networking opportunities, and hands-on workshops with scholars and other professionals in the fields of mentoring, coaching, and leadership.
Registration Fees & Deadlines
|Standard Registration Deadline||October 13th|
|Early Registration Deadline||June 15th|
|UNM Full-time Student Registration||$350|
|Pre-conference Workshops (full day)||$600|
|Post-conference Workshops (full day)||$600|
Registration fees can be paid online using a VISA or MasterCard. Sorry, no checks or purchase orders.
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UNM staff can also use tuition remission to cover the conference fees. Please download the form below and submit it here or scan the form and ID and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. To complete your tuition remission, please be sure to include the following documents:
Copy of Lobo ID
If you require a refund of your conference registration fee, please note the following deadlines. To request a refund, contact email@example.com.
|Full Refund||Before July 15th|
|50% Refund||Before August 15th|
|No Refund||After August 15th|
“I am writing to express my comments regarding the conference. It was absolutely outstanding! This year was my first time attending, and I really learned a lot and was able to communicate with colleagues throughout the country. Every aspect of the conference was very professional, organized, thorough, and effective. [...] You provided a perfect conference, perfect organization, and perfect location! I really appreciated being able to interact with, communicate, and learn from professionals from different disciplines. Thank you!”
- Lisa D. Hobson, Prairie View A&M University