See You in Austin!

Join us for NCPN CONNECT 2025,
The Annual Conference of the National Career Pathways Network!

Renowned as the Live Music Capital of the World®, Austin offers a vibrant music scene, exceptional cuisine, and a unique personality.
Saddle up and head to the Renaissance Austin Hotel, the largest and most luxurious in the stylish Arboretum district of northwest Austin.
Here, you’ll find a treasure trove of shopping and dining options within walking distance.

For over 30 years, the NCPN Connect Conference has been dedicated to strengthening the education-to-careers pipeline through Career Pathways, Adult Career Pathways, career and technical education (CTE), and workforce development initiatives.
Let’s get started on your 2025 NCPN experience! Register today! 


Inspiring Ideas

from Career Pathways across the country



with leaders and peers


you can put into action when you return home

Over 70 informative and innovative sessions presented by leaders and experts in five strands:

  • Career Counseling, Development, and Advising
  • Teaching and Learning
  • Designing / Delivering Programs
  • Establishing / Growing Partnerships
  • Workforce Development


February 26–28, 2025


Renaissance Austin Hotel
9721 Arboretum Blvd
Austin, TX 78759 USA

Who Should Attend

NCPN CONNECT 2025 is an outstanding professional development opportunity for:

  • Secondary and postsecondary educators
  • Adult educators
  • College and Career Navigators
  • Workforce development professionals
  • Employers


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National Career Pathways Network

NCPN is a project of CORD, the Center for Occupational Research and Development.