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IN Tulsa, OK





52nd Annual ACME Conference  ● March 19-22, 2025 

Marriott Tulsa Hotel Southern Hills, Tulsa, OK


Extended Submission Deadline: Sep 30, 2024

The Association of Collegiate Marketing Educators (ACME), in conjunction with the Federation of Business Disciplines (FBD), invites faculty, students, and business practitioners to submit your work for presentation at the 2025 ACME Conference to be held in the beautiful city of Tulsa, Oklahoma!

ACME is an established academic marketing conference with a collegial atmosphere for professional development, networking, and collaboration. Join us for sharing quality research, engaging teaching ideas, and good fellowship. 

Tulsa, Oklahoma is a tourist destination city. Tulsa, the second largest city in Oklahoma, is known for its rich history, diversified cultural scenic spots, and beautiful landscapes. Popular attractions include the world-renowned Philbrook Museum of Art, River Parks along the Arkansas River, and more. Tulsa offers a unique experience for visitors of all ages.  

ACME 2025 welcomes submissions that may have an academic, practitioner, and/or pedagogical focus. Student paper submissions (doctoral, master's, or undergraduate) are especially encouraged. We invite full competitive papers; extended abstracts; poster submissions; and proposals for special sessions, panel discussions, and workshops. Submissions will be accepted via EasyChair,, opening in June 2024. Authors are also invited to include your work, in full paper or extended abstract form, in the ACME Proceedings. 

We look forward to seeing you in Tulsa, OK in March 2025!


Interested in volunteering for the 2025 ACME Conference in Tulsa, OK? Contact Lili Gai, ACME Program Chair for 2024-2025, at


Sponsorship Opportunities

Interested in ACME sponsorship opportunities? Contact us before Sep 30 2024.

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Previous Conferences 

During the ACME 2023 Conference, held in Houston, Texas, we celebrated our 50th Annual Meeting and Golden Jubilee Celebration. The Southwestern Marketing Association (SWMA) was founded in 1973 and changed its name to the Association of Collegiate Marketing Educators (ACME) in 2000. 


Congratulations to all past and present members on this milestone anniversary! 


Below is a list of our conference locations throughout the years. 

ACME 2024 - Galveston

ACME 2023 - Houston

ACME 2022 New Orleans

ACME 2021 – Virtual 

ACME 2020 – San Antonio

ACME 2019 – Houston

ACME 2018 – Albuquerque

ACME 2017 – Little Rock

ACME 2016 – Oklahoma City

ACME 2015 – Houston

ACME 2014 – Dallas 

ACME 2013 – Albuquerque

ACME 2012 – New Orleans

ACME 2011 – Houston

ACME 2010 – Dallas

ACME 2009 – Oklahoma City

ACME 2008 – Houston

ACME 2007 – San Diego

ACME 2006 – Oklahoma City 

ACME 2005 – Dallas

ACME 2004 – Orlando

ACME 2003 – Houston 

ACME 2002 – St. Louis 

ACME 2001 – New Orleans

ACME 2000 – San Antonio

SWMA* 1999 – Houston

SWMA 1998 – Dallas

SWMA 1997 – New Orleans

SWMA 1996 – San Antonio

SWMA 1995 – Houston

SWMA 1994 – Dallas

SWMA 1993 – New Orleans

SWMA 1992 – San Antonio 

SWMA 1991 – Houston

SWMA 1990 – Dallas

SWMA 1989 – New Orleans

SWMA 1988 – San Antonio 

SWMA 1987 – Houston

SWMA 1986 – Dallas

SWMA 1985 – New Orleans 

SWMA 1984 – San Antonio 

SWMA 1983 – Houston

SWMA 1982 – Dallas 

SWMA 1981 – New Orleans

SWMA 1980 – San Antonio 

SWMA 1979 – Houston

SWMA 1978 – Dallas

SWMA 1977 – New Orleans

SWMA 1976 – San Antonio

SWMA 1975 – Houston

SWMA 1974 – Dallas

          *Southwestern Marketing Association (SWMA)

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