41st Annual MCA Conference

The Fanning Center for Business Communication at the University of Notre Dame welcomes you to the 41st annual MCA Conference, "Communicating Tradition and Innovation." We’ll begin at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 20, 2021, and conclude on Saturday, May 22, with our dinner at Studebaker Museum.


Early Bird Conference Registration $899 by April 15, $999 after April 15. Click here to register.

The Conference fee includes the following: 

  • Snacks, coffee and drinks during breaks.
  • Thursday Reception at Foley’s, our on-campus traditional Irish Pub.
  • Friday lunch at Morris Inn.
  • Friday dinner and drinks at Downes North Landing and Terrace
  • Saturday lunch at Morris Inn
  • Saturday evening – reception, dinner, and drinks
  • Studebaker Museum tour and whiskey tasting

Guest Registration:

Significant others and spouses are invited to join us for meals and outings for the guest rate of $425.

Housing Options:

We have arranged a room block for conference guests at the Morris Inn.

Click here to book your room.


Cancellation requests made on and before April 28th, will be 100% refunded. Email conferences@nd.edu  

For cancellations requested after April 28th, please contact Amanda McKendree at amckendree@nd.edu  

Deadline to register is Friday,  May 1,  2020.