2018 NASW National Conference

"Shaping Tomorrow Together"

Save the Date: June 20-23, 2018 | Marriot Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC

Shaping Tomorrow Together - 2018 NASW National Conference

The meeting of the profession will convene more than 2,000 social workers, like-minded professionals, and social work thought leaders for four days of unparalleled opportunities for professional development, continuing education, networking, and thought-provoking conversations tackling the most pressing issues facing the social work profession across the world.

Follow @NASW and use #NASW2018 to join the discussion leading up to the meeting of the profession.

We look forward to seeing you at the 2018 NASW National Conference!


Registration opens January 2018.


The Marriott Wardman Park Hotel is offering special NASW Conference rates.

Please note: When making your reservations, be sure to reference National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and 2018 NASW National Conference to get the conference rate.

Email naswconference@socialworkers.org with any questions.

conference attendees conversing at a poster session

Now Open: Call for Proposals

NASW welcomes compelling proposals that address a wide range of topics in the social work profession during the conference. Submit your proposal today as an individual or collaboratively to be featured as a presenter and showcase your research, innovation, and methodologies during the conference. 

Your presentation is a great way to enhance your portfolio and professional development.

Submit a proposal by November 30 to be a key part of this unique program.