3rd Annual Black Doctoral Network Conference

  • October 08, 2015
  • 3:00 PM
  • October 10, 2015
  • 3:00 PM
  • Atlanta, Georgia

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3rd Annual Black Doctoral Network Conference

Atlanta, Georgia
October 8-10, 2015


The Black Doctoral Network is leading the next generation of Black scholars to reach new heights. Encouraging intellectual curiosity and transformative research, the Black Doctoral Network is a bridge leader, creating paths between scholars, disciplines, and academic universities all while its serves as an invaluable connection between higher education and the community at large.

Conference Information:
The 3rd Annual Black Doctoral Network Conference will feature Dr. Cornel West and Dr. Tricia Rose as plenary speakers. BDN2015 bring together both world renowned and emergent scholars and professionals from the social sciences, STEM and humanities to function as a resource, a support system, as a space of intellectual exchange, and a place to create connections and develop collaborations.

BDN Social:

The BDN Social this year is something you do not want to miss! This year's social will feature a DINNER BUFFET and OPEN BAR! So come enjoy each other's company, drink and eat on us for only $15. You won't get a better deal anywhere else!

Registration & Membership Information: 

REGISTER TODAY! You don't want to miss the early-bird special! We offer member and non-member pricing so JOIN TODAY before registering to get the member discount!

Early-Bird Registration Prices (ends May 31, 2015):​
​Member: $215
Non-Member: $265 
Group (3 or more): $195

Regular Registration Prices (begins June 1, 2015):
Member: $240 
Non-Member: $290
Group (3 or more): $220

Refund Policy:

Registration fees are non-refundable as of Friday, August 21,2015. No refunds will be granted as of Friday, August 21, 2015. For individual submissions, registration fees are non-refundable as of Friday, August 21, 2015.  For group submissions, registration fees are NON-REFUNDABLE, however, if a co-panelist withdraws, the group members can add in a substitute at no additional charge.

Presenter Information: All group submissions require at least 3 but no more than 5 presenters. Presenters may not take part in more than one presentation; presenters may give one and only one paper at the conference.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS: The Black Doctoral Network Inc. has negotiated a sleeping room rate of $159/night (doubles & singles) for all Annual Conference guests at the DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Atlanta Hotel for Thursday and Friday night.  Reservations can be made online at http://bit.ly/1OQmslG or over the phone at 404-688-8600. To receive the discounted rate of $159, you must tell the hotel that you are part of the Black Doctoral Network Conference and provide the group code:  BDN.

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