Annual GLPA Conference




The 2015 conference will be held October 14-17 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. We hope you can join us!

There are many benefits of attending a GLPA Conference, check them out here.


Basic Delegate Information and Costs can be found here:

     Delegate Information     Vendor Information



2015 Conference Scholarship Application

If you would like to attend the conference, but cannot afford it, consider applying for the new scholarship which covers the conference registration fee and the meal package. The deadline for scholarship applications is September 1.


Video Streaming from the Conference

A live video and audio stream will again be available from many sessions during the conference. To tune into the live stream, go to



2014 GLPA Conference

Special thanks to Ron Kaitchuck (Director) and Dayna Thompson (Assistant Director), volunteers and support staff from the Department of Physics and Astronomy for hosting a fantastic conference in Muncie, Indiana. Thank you also to our incredible sponsors

Several videos from the 2014 conference have been posted here on our web site.




The Great Lakes Planetarium Association is supported by a number of fine companies and organizations. To see the list of current GLPA Sponsors and explore their websites, please visit the GLPA Sponsors page. Their generosity has enriched the experiences of countless persons in the planetarium profession.