Annual Conference

Our Mission


  • Interaction and collaboration: We aim to create new partnerships and collaborations by connecting CCAC members and affiliates with other individuals and groups conducting research in related areas.
  • Resources: We strive to introduce CCAC members to the range of user facilities and expertise available within the Center and related facilities.
  • Community building: We seek to foster relationships among CCAC members and affiliates by providing an opportunity to interact in a cordial setting.

More information

2019 CCAC Student Conference

When: August 14th and 15th, 2019
Where: American Mountaineering Center, Golden, CO
Register to attend the conference here.

***The 2019 CCAC Conference is now accepting abstracts for oral and poster presentations until May 31 2019***

We encourage students to submit via this Google form.

Past CCAC Student Conferences

2018 Conference

2017 Conference

2015 Conference

2014 Conference

      • August 15, 2014 – Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado
2013 Conference

2012 Conference

August 9-10, 2012 – Estes Park, Colorado

Conference Proceedings

2011 Conference

2010 Conference

2009 Conference