September 13-15, 2023

The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation and the Georgia Department of Community Affairs’ Historic Preservation Division (HPD) partner to present the Georgia Statewide Preservation Conference. This year’s conference will be hosted in Augusta, GA, Wednesday, September 13 – Friday, September 15.

The statewide preservation conference brings together preservationists, non-profits, planners, architects, historians, architectural historians, archaeologists, city and county administrators, historic preservation commission members, students from across Georgia, and the general public.

2023 Statewide Conference

September 13-15

You are invited to the City of Augusta for the 2023 Statewide Historic Preservation Conference, sponsored by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs and the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation

This conference will bring together preservationists and professionals for three days of informative presentations, workshops, local tours and networking opportunities.


Call for Session Proposals

Proposals for speaker sessions and speaker nominations are currently being accepted for the 2023 Statewide Historic Preservation Conference. 

Click below to learn more about session topics and to download the proposal form.

Session Proposal Packet

Please submit your proposal to the Georgia Historic Preservation Division via email to by Friday, July 14, 2023.  

Call for Posters

The Georgia Statewide Historic Preservation Conference will host a poster session at the 2023 conference to showcase recently completed research and works-in-progress. Topics should focus on issues impacting historic preservation, public history, or related fields within Georgia. The call is open to students and recent graduates (no more than 5 years out).

Click below to learn more about the Poster Session and Call for Posters

Poster Proposal Info

The proposal should be emailed as a PDF attachment to Chad Keller deadline to submit a proposal is Wednesday, June 21.

Conference Questions

Questions can be directed to Rose Mayo, Outreach Coordinator with the Historic Preservation Division at


  • Full Registration is $175 and includes all sessions, workshops, tours and receptions held Wednesday thru Friday (unless otherwise noted).
  • Discounted registration rates are available for Georgia Alliance of Preservation Commission (GAPC) members as well as students.



Disclaimer: the views, information, or opinions expressed by presenters during the conference are solely those of the individuals involved and do not necessarily represent those of The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation or the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.