82nd Annual Ohio Communication Association (OCA) Conference | School of Communication Studies | Kent State University

82nd Annual Ohio Communication Association (OCA) Conference

Off campus

Registration will open in July. The conference will take place at the University of Akron Wayne College Oct. 5 and 6 in Orrville. The theme for our 82nd annual conference is Leveraging the Strengths of our Discipline: Teaching, Scholarship, and Service.

The undergraduate pre-conference, hosted annually since 2015, is held in conjunction with our annual conference on Friday morning, and is an opportunity for your undergraduate students to hear from communication professionals, graduate school representatives, and experts in workforce development. The OCA undergraduate pre-conference is free for all participants. See below for the schedule and program descriptions from 2017, and to register students for 2018!