The annual NABC Convention is the nation’s premier professional development event for basketball coaches! NABC Convention attendees have access to programming that includes keynote sessions, Professional Development Series clinics, the NABC MARKETPLACE trade show and more.
The 2023 NABC Convention will take place March 30-April 3 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston. NABC members can register for the NABC Convention via the NABC Member Portal.
October 18-November 30, 2022
December 1, 2022-January 31, 2023
February 1-March 31, 2023
March 15-March 31, 2023
The NABC Convention housing block and Final Four tickets are subject to waitlist starting February 1, 2023.
The Professional Development Series (PDS) is a comprehensive continuing education program for basketball coaches of all levels at the NABC Convention. PDS Clinics are broken down into three categories – On-Court Clinics, Classroom Clinics and Fast Breaks – and cover a range of topics including Xs & Os, leadership, ethics and more. To become NABC PDS certified, coaches must attend at least five clinics during the NABC Convention.
The industry’s most innovative coaching products and services are on display at the NABC MARKETPLACE trade show.
The Collegiate Coaching Consortium, a join initiative between AthleticDirectorU and the NABC, brings together a cohort of rising basketball coaches and Division I athletic directors to partake in a rigorous multi-day academy that teaches each how to identify, analyze and influence critical organizational processes as a means of building better teams and athletic programs.
Active undergraduate student-managers who are part of the Grow the Game program receive free access to the NABC Convention, including a dedicated Grow the Game manager event. Managers can also apply for a limited number of Grow the Game grants to cover NABC Convention lodging expenses.