Annual Conference

Join us for the Georgia Association of Family and Consumer Sciences Annual Conference in 2022!

The purpose of the GAFCS Annual Conference is to increase engagement and foster relationships between family and consumer sciences professionals and students in the state of Georgia through educational sessions and networking. Visit this site regularly for conference updates. 


Awards/Scholarships are presented annually to deserving GAFCS members.

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The conference will focus on how we can use services within our state to help sustain our profession for years to come both in the classroom and outside in the community. This is an extension of last year's conference theme on redefining ourselves and our profession in a rapidly changing world. What keeps your Betty Lamp Burning continues to be a timeless and relevant question in today's culture and still aligns with our 2022 theme GAFCS theme.

Event Details

March 4, 2022


Conference will be held virtual this year. 


Registration opens: Sunday, January 16, 2022

Last day to register: Sunday, February 27, 2022

2022 Annual Conference Registration   

General Program Outline

*more information to come*

  • Opening Session
  • Educational Session # 1
  • Educational Session # 2 
  • Undergraduate Student Summit
  • Educational Session # 3 
  • Educational Session # 4
  • Closing Session

Conference Sponsors

Thank you to our 2022 conference sponsors.

Betty Lamp Sponsor

  • Jenna Black 

Blue and Red Sponsor 

  • Dr. Elizbaeth Andress
  • Dr. June Thomas
  • Helen Carter
  • Dr. Karen Jones

Poster Presentation

Healthy Georgia Wellness Programs

Conference Infographic from the 2021 Annual Conference 



What do I need to wear?

Wear your red or blue!

Who will be there?

Family and consumer sciences professionals, retirees, alumni, and students from across the state of Georgia and beyond. 

Who do I contact if I have a question?

Send an email to

What activities should I expect?

The conference will provide opportunities for networking, panels, and educational sessions. Be prepared to have fun and make connections! A final agenda will be added to this website at least one day before the event. Check you're email closer to the date.

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