The National Society of Steel Band Educators will host their second annual professional conference on Saturday, March 9, 2019 on the campus of Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Presenters for the conference include:

  • Liam Teague 
  • Anthony Hailey 
  • Yuko Asada 
  • Andrew Martin
  • Patty Dee 
  • Matt Dudack
  • Walnut Hills High School Steel Drum Band, Mike Wendeln, director

Detailed descriptions for individual sessions will be posted at a later date.

A reception for all attendees and presenters will be held on the evening of Friday, March 8, 2019 at the conference location, Miami University’s Marcum Conference Center. We encourage all who are in town on Friday to attend the reception and to greet one another.

A limited number of rooms are available at the Marcum Center. Contact Marcum by phone to make reservations, and be sure to tell them you’re with NSSBE:


A list of additional area hotels can be found here. Attendees are strongly encouraged to make reservations as early as possible.

The registration form is below.

Those with sponsor status that intend to have a table for the exhibition room should e-mail Brandon Haskett at to confirm your needs and make sure a table is reserved. More details about loading in will be provided soon.

Conference Registration

  • Must be a NSSBE member to be eligible for conference registration. If not a current member, please register before completing this form.
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