Education meeting

ASWB hosts an annual two-day educational meeting for social work regulators. The topic of the meeting is determined by the ASWB Board of Directors. In the past, topics have included continuing competence, social work practice mobility, and working with legislators.

2025 ASWB Education Meeting

May 2–3, 2025
8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

The Nines Hotel, Portland, Oregon
ASWB will have a hotel room block reserved offering a reduced room rate that will open when registration opens online in January. Funded attendees should not contact the hotel directly.

Welcome reception and dinner for all attendees on Thursday, May 1.

Preconference sessions, Thursday, May 1:

Two daylong preconference sessions are held on Thursday. Attendees choose one according to their role on their regulatory board.

  • Administrators Forum
  • Board Member Exchange


Photo of three women having a conversation around a conference table.

Past education meetings:

2024: Advanced regulation: Is the game changing?

2023: The art and science of data

2022: Growing your skills as regulators

2021: Responsive regulation for public protection

2019: Preparing and partnering for regulation and legislation