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Plan to attend the annual APASA conference. Conferences offer you a chance to share your research and service work, receive feedback, and network with others.


Hotel Millersburg
35. W. Jackson St
Millersburg, OH 44654.

Centered in the sizable Amish community of Holmes County, the beautiful Hotel Millersburg is listed on the U.S. Department of Interior’s National Register of Historic Places.

Summer 2023: Wednesday, August 2 (1:00pm) to Thursday, August 3 (5:00pm)

Access the membership portal to register. Non-members can join APASA to access the portal.
Regular Member: $65
Student/Need-Based Member: $40

Available through the membership portal.

Call 330-674-1457 and mention the Amish Studies conference for a discounted rate. Available until rooms are all booked.

APASA conferences disseminate advances in research and service work, spark new ideas through conversation, and broaden networks. Thought-provoking conversations, presentations, and panels, all within a collegial context, are characteristic of our conferences.

What can I expect to get out of attending the APASA Conference?

  • Inform your work by learning about contemporary trends among plain people

  • Expand your understanding of the Amish and plain Anabaptist faith and culture.

  • Engage with panelists and compare your experiences with others’.

  • Explore collaboration possibilities in service and research projects.

Continuing education credit hours
We welcome professionals who are seeking continuing education credit. Check with your employer to ensure that this event qualifies for credit. We will furnish a certificate of attendance for those present during the entire conference or for the required hours needed

Past Conferences

  • First annual conference | Columbus, OH | 2017

  • Second annual conference | Berlin, OH | 2018

  • Third annual conference | Millersburg, OH | 2019

  • Fourth annual conference | cancelled | 2020

  • Fifth annual conference | Millersburg, OH | 2021

  • Sixth annual conference | Millersburg, OH | 2022


Direct your questions to our conference committee on our contact page

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