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The 2019 National Chinese Language Conference will be held from May 9-11, 2019 in San Diego, California. The main conference will conclude by 12 PM noon on Saturday, May 11.

Join us for the 12th annual NCLC and celebrate the growth of the Chinese language field!

  • Choose from more than 110 sessions and workshops, including new interactive formats such as mini-workshops, swap shop, and e-poster presentations (starting at 4 pm on Thursday, May 9th through 12 noon on Saturday, May 11th)
  • Hear from visionary speakers and thought leaders in the field
  • Network with educators in the field
  • Browse diverse resources in the exhibit hall
  • Enjoy performances highlighting Chinese culture
  • Sign up for preconference school visits to see local K-12 Chinese language programs in action (additional fee applies)
  • Participate in preconference workshops, half-day/full-day (additional fee applies)
  • Explore the rich cultural offerings of San Diego

The registration fee includes participation in all keynote and breakout sessions, as well as group meals in the schedule. Please read the schedule carefully and plan your trip accordingly. 

2019 Registration Fees

  Member Non-Member

Early-bird (On or before Thursday, March 7, 2019)

$395 $420
Advance (On or before Thursday, April 25, 2019 ) $455 $495
April 26 or later $525 $565

Preconference Workshops**






Preconference School Visits**

$135 $135

**You must register for the National Chinese Language Conference in order to sign up for the preconference school visits and workshops. 



How to Register

  1. Go to the Registration page, and click "Register."
  2. Create a user account and password. If you already have a login name and password (i.e., if you registered online for a past NCLC), you may sign in and begin the registration process.
  3. Sign in using your user name and password. Click "Sign In."
  4. Enter your contact information. Click "Save and Next."
  5. Select Main Conference and any pre-conference activities which requires advance registration and separate fee. Click "Next."
  6. Review your contact information and sessions selected in the “Registration Summary” page. Click "Next."
  7. You may choose to pay with Credit Card, Check or Purchase order, enter the appropriate information. Click "Finish."
  8. If your registration is complete, you will see a new page stating that your registration was successful. You will also receive a confirmation via e-mail within one week. If you do not receive these confirmations, please contact Registration staff for assistance at 1-800-787-7477 or e-mail

For questions related to registration, please contact Palisades Convention Management at 1-800-787-7477 or e-mail




* If you are a member of Asia Society Confucius Classroom Network, please contact Ms. Yiwei Zhu via for more details about the registration.

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