7th Annual Black Doctoral Network Conference

  • October 24, 2019
  • 3:00 PM
  • October 26, 2019
  • 5:00 PM
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Newark Airport, 128 Frontage Road, Newark, NJ 07114


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7th Annual Black Doctoral Network Conference  

Theme: “Fostering Change through Scholarship

Newark, New Jersey
October 24 - 26, 2019

DoubleTree by Hilton Newark Airport

128 Frontage Road, Newark, NJ 07114

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:

BDN2019 brings 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 & OPEN BAR! Open Bar guests must be 21 years or older. Other guests will have access to soft drinks and water. Cost is $25 per person.

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!

NEW ADDITIONS: Breakfast and Lunch will be provided on Friday & Saturday!

Thursday - BDN Networking Social (Dinner)**

**= will be an add-on purchase

 Registration Type Early-Bird Registration
Ends June 1, 2019
General Registration
Begins June 2, 2019
 Member Presenter  $240  $240
 Non-Member Presenter  $270
 Member   $240
 Non-Member  $270
 Groups (3 or more)  $220/per person  $230/per person
 Undergraduate Student  $150 $150 

Refund Policy:

Registration fees are refundable up until Friday, August 31, 2018. No refunds will be granted starting Sunday, September 1, 2019. 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 presenters. Presenters may not take part in more than one panel 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 $139/night (doubles & singles) for all Annual Conference guests at the Doubletree by Hilton  Newark Airport Hotel for Thursday, Friday and surrounding nights. Reservations can be made online at https://bit.ly/18PzUHS or over the phone at 1-800-222-8733. To receive the discounted rate of $139, you must tell the hotel that you are part of the Black Doctoral Network Conference and provide the group code:  DNC.


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