2023 Annual CTE Summer Program

The Career and Technical Education Summer Program is the largest and the most comprehensive professional development opportunity in the state for Career and Technical Education professionals at all levels of instruction and in all program disciplines.


Live streaming will be available only for the Opening Session on July 19.


Only registrations made online will be accepted. Click on Register Now button below. Complete the registration form and click on Submit Registration to complete the process. A confirmation email will be sent. Please include the names of the registrants when mailing a check or purchase order payment.


Registration will close on June 30, 2023. On-site registration will be available at a registration fee of $450. New hires after June 30, please contact Kris Stone at krisstone56@gmail.com



Checks payable to KACTE, P.O. Box 4583, Frankfort, KY  40604-4583.


Purchase Orders, please email a copy of your purchase order with a list of registered attendees by June 2, 2023. Any purchase orders received after June 2, 2023, will incur a $50 late fee. Email your purchase order to krisstone56@gmail.com.


Credit card payment is available.



Full refunds may be given through June 2, 2023, and partial refunds (less $25 processing fee) may be given from June 3 – 9, 2023. The registration fee is nonrefundable after June 9, 2023.


If you register for the Summer Program and do not attend, the registration fee is not refundable and is payable unless the registration is cancelled by June 9, 2023.


Registrations may be cancelled by contacting Kris Stone, krisstone56@gmail.com



Name Badges are required for entry to all events and meal functions. Replacement badges are $5.00.



The conference program will be available online in a PDF format by July 14, 2023, and can be printed for personal reference. A mobile application will be available for smart phones and tablets.



School districts may award up to 15 hours of Professional Development hours for attendance at the CTE Summer Program. Attendees will receive a certificate of attendance/participation for the 2023 CTE Summer Program upon completion of the conference evaluation in August to document attendance/participation.


CERTIFICATES WILL ONLY BE AVAILABLE UNTIL OCTOBER 1, 2023. No certificates will be issued after this date.



Call The Galt House Hotel at 800-843-4258 to make room reservations. In order to receive the convention rates, please use Group Code: KACTE23 when making your reservations by phone. Reservations must be made by June 19, 2023, to guarantee a room.


Direct link to The Galt House reservations: Ky Assn for Career and Technical Education 2023


Rates do not include parking.


West Tower

Single/Double Rate



Triple/Quad Rate


East Tower

Single/Double Rate



Triple/Quad Rate





2023 Fees


Registration Fee - $300


After June 30, only onsite registration is available.

On-site Registration Fee - $450


One Day, In-Person Option (Wednesday, Thursday or Friday), $200


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