151 Congress of Correction
August 11-15, 2021

We are looking for workshops that:

  • Present a multidisciplinary approach (Treatment and security staffs)

  • Exhibit relevance to cross section of corrections administrators, managers and line staff

  • Represent exemplary practices in the fields of adult prisons and jails, juvenile corrections and detention, and community-based programs

  • Examine contemporary issues on correctional staff professional development

  • Present evidence-based and best practices information

Training Areas include:
Health care/treatment, Juveniles, Correctional operations (security), Staff training, Jails management/services, Reentry/community corrections, Special offenders, Public Health, Leadership, Staff wellness, Sustainable/Green, Facility design, etc.

Submission packet for all workshops MUST include:

  • Title

  • Workshop Summary

  • 3 Learning Objectives

  • Resumes from all speakers (Maximum of 3 speakers)

  • Workshop outline detailing what will be address in the workshop

Guidelines to Present an ACA Workshop:

  • Anyone associated with corrections can submit a workshop.

  • All speakers and moderators must be active ACA Members.

  • Vendors are welcome to present but the correctional agency/facility (client) needs to be the primary speaker.

  • Vendors can only serve as a secondary speaker.



Submission Resources:

Important Dates:

  • Proposals Due – April 1, 2021

  • Acceptance Notifications – June 2021

  • Workshop Schedule Notifications – July 2021