Annual Conference



50th Annual ACME Conference  ●  March 8-11, 2023

Houston, Texas  ●  Hyatt Regency Houston

The Association of Collegiate Marketing Educators (ACME), in conjunction with the Federation of Business Disciplines (FBD), invites faculty, students, and business practitioners to submit your work for presentation at the 2023 ACME Conference in Houston, Texas. ACME is an established academic marketing conference with a collegial atmosphere for professional development, networking, and collaboration. Please Join us as ACME celebrates 50 years of sharing quality research, engaging teaching ideas, and great fellowship!

Enjoy your time in Houston, the fourth-largest city and one of the most diverse metropolitan areas in the United States, fondly nicknamed H-Town, Bayou City, Space City, and the 713. One “don’t miss” attraction during your stay is NASA’s Space Center, where visitors can explore the fascinating world of space exploration. Other attractions include Houston’s many state-of-the-art museums, such as the Museum of National History and Museum of Fine Arts; as well as the Houston Zoo, Downtown Aquarium, Art Car Museum, Kemah Boardwalk, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, and much more. Be sure to feast on the delicious Southern, Tex-Mex, barbecue, and wide-ranging cuisines. Plus, enjoy the convenience of our downtown conference location at the Hyatt Regency Houston, surrounded by award-winning restaurants, shops, and a vibrant arts and theater district. 

If you have any questions, please contact one of the ACME Program Chairs listed below.

We look forward to seeing you at ACME 2023 in Houston TX! 

Lilly Ye, Ph.D.

ACME 2022-2023 Program Chair

Frostburg State University, Frostburg, Maryland  

Atefeh Yazdanparast Ardestani, Ph.D.

Vice President for Membership and Associate Program Chair

Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts