About The Event

NCTM is committed to bringing the math community together for engaging content that will help transform the learning and teaching of mathematics. Join your colleagues for the NCTM 2020 Virtual Conference November 11-14 and share in the excitement and love of math!

Our exciting online platform will provide opportunities for networking, small chat rooms, discussions with exhibitors and much more.


Wednesday to Saturday
November 11-14, 2020



NCTM 2020 Virtual Conference Schedule-at-a-Glance

Pre-conference Workshop

Catalyzing Change in Middle School Mathematics:
Engaging in Critical Conversations and Planning Actionable Steps

Dates: November 9 and 10, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
Cost: $85 with conference / $99 workshop only


Wednesday, November 11

Opening Session

Thursday, November 12

On your Own Time  

Meet & Network / OnDemand Presentations

Dedicated Exhibitor Hours

Live Presentations

Live Presentations

Live Presentations

Live Presentations

Friday, November 13

On your Own Time  

Meet & Network / OnDemand Presentations

Dedicated Exhibitor Hours

Live Presentations

Live Presentations

Live Presentations

Live Presentations

Saturday, November 14

On your Own Time  

Meet & Network / OnDemand Presentations

Live Presentations

Live Presentations

Live Presentations

Live Presentations

Closing "Happy Hour"

Conference Strands Quick Reference

Strand Descriptions

  Access, Equity, and Empowerment
  Deep Mathematical Learning through Effective Teaching
  Actualizing Change
  Professionalism and Lifelong Learning

Rates and Dates

NCTM Member Registration Fees  
Membership renewal not included.
Premium NCTM Member Registration
Essential and Intro Member Registration
Emeritus & Life Members  
Student Members  
Group Registration  
Rates are per registrant, for registering groups of 5 or more. One year of Essential membership included.
Group (5 or more) 
Non-member Individual Registration    
Non-member Full Registration
Registration with NCTM Membership Purchase
Purchase membership with registration and receive the corresponding discount!
Premium Membership ($149)
+ Full Registration (30% off)
Essential Membership ($94)
+ Full Registration (20% off)
Student Membership ($49)
+ Registration (Free)

Exhibit Hall

Make time to talk to the exhibitors! They are ready to meet with you to hear about your needs for classroom or virtual teaching. Exhibitors can meet with you through chat or video meetings. Schedule a time that is convenient for you directly through the meeting platform! 

Hall Hours:
Thursday, November 12, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Friday, November 13, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


  • Registration is available by mail, fax, or email. NCTM accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, checks, money orders, and purchase orders. All payments must be submitted in U.S. dollars and drawn on U.S. bank accounts, money orders, or credit cards. Credit card payments will be subject to the appropriate exchange rate. NCTM accepts approved purchase orders—please submit a scanned/electronic copy with your online or emailed registration, or mail/fax a copy with your registration form.

    Individual Registration Form

    Group Registration Form

  • Letters regarding speaker proposal decisions for the Virtual Conference will be sent out in August. Chosen speakers will receive an invitation to register along with instructions. If you do not receive a letter, please send a note to  conferencesdept@nctm.org 

  • This is not your typical Zoom meeting. NCTM will offer a unique experience that will be easy to navigate from the comfort of your home. Attendees will have access to OnDemand and live presentations and will be able to participate in live Q&A with featured speakers. There will be opportunities to interact with attendees in specialty networking groups as well as chat with exhibitors in a one-on-one capacity.

    The program committee has develop a dynamic and immersive virtual experience including as many of the presentations from the original NCTM 2020 Regional Conference & Exposition in Tampa as possible, with over 200 presentations (70+ live and 130 OnDemand) designed to engage, inspire, and expand your professional development.

  • All OnDemand presentations will be available at your leisure. Live presentations will be broadcasted and available to view on the day and time they are posted. Live presentations will be recorded and available the following week. All content will remain on the NCTM 2020 Virtual Conference portal for 30 days. This allows you to take your time to view any content you were unable to attend November 11–14, 2020.

  • You can find the list of presentations, complete with descriptions and speakers at www.nctm.org/virtual2020/ after September 30 on the Conference Itinerary Planner.

  • NCTM will provide closed captioning for all OnDemand recordings. Closed captioning recordings of Live presentations will be available the week following the conference.

    If you require additional special services as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, please email  conferencesdept@nctm.org. Requests can be served more effectively if received before October 21, 2020

  • All registered attendees will receive a conference link on November 9 from the event platform provider. The link will provide access to the conference content, where you will be able to set up your profile and become comfortable with the platform before the kickoff on November 11.

  • Just like an in-person conference, registrations cannot be shared. The registration provides a secure link for each user.

  • Yes. The NCTM 2020 Virtual Conference Bookstore will feature NCTM’s popular books and well-liked products.

  • Yes! Attendees will still be able to access information on Classroom Resources, Mathematics Education Trust, Professional Development, and Member Services. NCTM Central will be in the Exhibit Hall.

  • The live hours will be 10:00 am – 3:00 pm (ET) on Thursday, November 12th and Friday, November 13th. During those times, exhibitors will be available to connect live with attendees. Make sure to connect with each exhibitor to hear the latest updates on their products and services. Outside the live hours, attendees will still be able to view exhibitor content, videos, and information.

  • Select speakers will be available after their presentations in the Roundtable Discussion space. Check out the Roundtable Discussion board to see which speakers are available. Each discussion space will open up a video chat for a maximum of 16 people. The speaker and attendees will be able to continue their discussion in an intimate setting.

  • Session materials (if provided by the speaker) will be available. Attendees will be able to download or view available handouts prior to viewing a presentation.

  • Attendees will have multiple networking opportunities: (1) Roundtable Discussions, (2) Attendee Connections, (3) Community Q&A, (4) Attendee-to-Attendee Direct Messaging, (5) Attendee-to-Attendee Direct Video Messaging.

  • Wellness videos, yoga, and stretches will be geared toward attendees’ self-refresh during their participation in the Virtual Conference. Also available will be Yoga OnDemand videos and tips for educators to take back to their classrooms and distance learning spaces.

  • Attendees will have opportunities to earn points by viewing OnDemand presentations, attending live sessions, participating in the Exhibit Hall, and more! Prizes will be awarded!

  • Yes! We will have an Engage-and-Play area within the virtual conference platform. Attendees will be able to download and print out NCTM related emojis/posters to share on social media or use throughout the video networking group chats. NCTM is also planning a few additional fun surprises—you never know, you may just be able to watch a video of adorable puppies or learn a cool recipe in between the live presentations! 

  • At the end of the NCTM 2020 Virtual Conference, a digital certificate of attendance will be available for attendees to download and self-document participating hours.

Contact Us


1906 Association Drive, Reston, VA, USA 20191

Phone Number

+1 (800) 235-7566