2023 AIS Educator Conference – Colorado Springs

Conference Overview

The 2023 Accounting Information Systems Educator Association conference will be held July 13-15, 2023 in beautiful Colorado Springs, Colorado at The Antlers, a Wyndham hotel. The Antlers is a historic hotel located in the heart of downtown Colorado Springs. It is a 20-minute drive from the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) and 90-minute drive from Denver International Airport (DIA).

An add on hands on training session is planned for a pre conference day July 12 for an additional $100. In addition to learning about AIS research and classroom pedagogy, conference attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy a tour of the new US Olympic and Paralympic Museum with dinner and drinks to follow. For attendees wanting to get even more out of this beautiful location, Colorado Springs also offers many other attractions in the area (see https://www.visitcos.com/ for more information!)

Conference Fees

  • IN PERSON conference
  • Early Bird Conference Fee (before June 9): $550
  • Regular Conference Fee (after June 9): $625
  • Conference Fee includes Breakfast and Lunch for each day of the conference and the Friday Social Event.
  • Current PhD students can attend for $350.
  • Additional guest tickets to Friday social event are $100 each.
  • Hands On Workshop on July 12 $100 (includes boxed lunch).
  • Hotel rooms are available for $179 a night (plus fees and taxes).

Conference Content

  • Wednesday July 12
    • 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Hands On Training Session (Topic TBD – boxed lunch included)
  • Thursday July 13
    • 8:00 AM: Breakfast (included)
    • 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM: Keynote
    • 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM: Conference Sessions
    • 12:00 PM – 1:00PM: Lunch (included)
    • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Conference Sessions
  • Friday July 14
    • 8:00 AM: Breakfast (included)
    • 8:30AM – 10:00 AM: Keynote
    • 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Conference Sessions
    • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM: Lunch (included)
    • 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM: Conference Sessions
    • 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM: Social – Tour US Olympic and Paralympic Museum (included)
    • 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM: Social – Dinner and Drinks at the US Olympic and Paralympic Museum (included)
  • Saturday July 15
    • 8:00 AM: Breakfast (included)
    • 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM: Conference Sessions
    • 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM: Lunch with Awards (included)
    • 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM: Conference Sessions


  • Call for Papers Open Now.
  • Hotel Room Block Open Now.
  • Sponsorships Open Now. Email suzette.loving@du.edu
  • Registration will open April 3.
  • Questions: Email suzette.loving@du.edu

Established in 1999, the AIS Educator Association provides support for the teaching and research interests of AIS faculty in higher education. The mission of the AIS Educator Association is to develop the practical skills of AIS educators by providing opportunities for AIS educators to share information, resources, tools, and learning materials; offering inexpensive, high quality, relevant computer training; and disseminating AIS research. Attendees also interact with representatives from organizations who come to showcase their products and services.