Why Attend a PASMAE Conference?

  • Networking - You will meet music educators from many countries, Africa and abroad.
  • Energize yourself - Outstanding keynote speakers will stretch your thinking in new directions
  • Professional growth - A host of presentations are offered in various styles: lectures, workshops, demonstrations, posters
  • Communication and sharing - You will meet local and international colleagues who are eager to communicate and share ideas between conferences
  • Support - You will meet international colleagues who are always willing to offer assistance between conferences, but there will also be those eager to connect with you and seek your assistance
  • Contributing - Explore the wide variety of opportunities that PASMAE offers for you to be a conference presenter, performer or leader of a performing group. Mentors are available to assist should this be required
  • Musical experiences - Enjoy concerts by performers from the host country and the region.
  • Earn credits - Many institutions offer recognition and academic credit for conference attendance. Some institutions may provide financial assistance. PASMAE will always supply you with any letters/documentation to assist in this regard.
  • Trade Show - Browse through local, regional and international exhibits that are showcased for display and for sale
  • Travel - PASMAE conferences move around the continent, thus offering an opportunity to combine your music educational and personal interests with visits to countries you may otherwise not have the opportunity to visit.
  • Renewal - A PASMAE Conference promises to renew both your professional knowledge and expertise and your contacts with former and new colleagues from around Africa and abroad.