Events and Trainings

COPRA is pleased to partner with peer organizations and universities to promote best practices in accreditation and strategic program management.

Upcoming Events

Join your colleagues at one of our upcoming workshops or conference sessions! 

NASPAA Standards Colloquium at ICMA 2018

Join us at the 2018 International City Managers Association Annual Conference for a NASPAA Standards Colloquium!

​The NASPAA Standards Colloquia ​are a series of conversations to begin the decennial review of the NASPAA Accreditation Standards. ​This process is essential in preparing the next generation of public service leaders.


NASPAA Accreditation Institute

Join us at the 2018 NASPAA Accreditation Institute!

When: October 10, 2018 – one day before the official start of the NASPAA Annual Conference. The Institute is free with your NASPAA Conference registration.

Where: The 2018 NASPAA Annual Conference will be held in Atlanta, Georgia.

Who: Anyone interested in learning more about NASPAA Accreditation is encouraged to attend.


Past Events

Missed one of our events? Check the links below for information about past workshops and sessions.

NASPAA Standards Colloquium, February 14, 2018, COMPA Annual Conference

NASPAA Standards Colloquium, March 12, 2018, ASPA Annual Conference

Conference on Global Quality and Innovative Pedagogy (全球质量与创新教学会议), April 6-7, 2018, Beijing

Strategic Planning Workshop (Taller de Planificación Estratégica para Programas Académicos), May 15, 2018, Guadalajara

NASPAA Standards Colloquium, June 13, 2018, SELC Annual Conference