VIE hosts 2 conferences each year, one during the fall semester and one during the spring semester.

  • The Fall 2019 conference will be held on October 18th, 2019 at Christopher Newport University in Newport News, VA.

Conference Registration:

The registration fee is $40.00, payable online via when you complete the online registration form or at the door (by credit card, check or cash). The fee covers the registration cost, a light breakfast, and lunch.

Travel Grants:

Please remember that there are limited travel grants available from VIE should the distance of traveling make this conference cost-prohibitive for you and/or your institution. Should you require a grant for the hotel cost and/or travel up to $100, please e-mail Bethany Galipeau-Konate.

Information for Providers:

If you are a provider and would like to host an informational table, the cost for that will remain at $90. This will include registration for up to 2 people. Please e-mail Bethany Galipeau-Konate. if you are interested in sponsoring VIE by hosting a table.

Conference Flyer 9 5 2019

If you would like to host a future VIE meeting at your institution, please contact Bethany Galipeau-Konate.


Register today online. The registration fee per person is $40 and $90 for vendors.


Check out our schedule for the Fall 2019 Conference at CNU.

Travel Information

The Fall 2019 conference will take place in Christopher Newport University in Newport News, VA. Check here for important travel details