The World History Association has organized a conference every year since 1992, bringing together academic historians, college instructors, and secondary school teachers of world history, as well as occasional symposia on special topics. Recent conference locations have included Beijing, Ghent, and San José in Costa Rica, as well as a number of American cities; programs from some past conferences and symposia are availabe for download. The next WHA annual conference will be in Milwaukee, 21–23 June 2018.