TQR Post-Conference Press Release


The Qualitative Report 11th Annual Conference
January 14th, 2020 – January 17th, 2020



For Immediate Release                                                                                                 Contact: Adam Rosenthal

Scholars, Researchers, and Academics from around the World make TQR 11th Annual Conference its Largest Ever.

(1/14/20-1/17/20, Fort Lauderdale, FL) – Keynote speakers Johnny Saldaña from Arizona State University, Dr. Valerie J. Janesick from the University of South Florida, Drs. Jessica Nina Lester and Trena Paulus from Indiana University and East Tennessee State University, and best-selling author Dr. Patricia Leavy joined over 260 scholars, researchers, and academics to celebrate “Contemporary Qualitative Research” at The Qualitative Research 11th Annual Conference.

The participation from all conference attendees contributed to the enriching exchange of ideas, insights, and experiences during and between conference sessions. During the three-day event held at Nova Southeastern University (NSU), presenters shared 180 panel, paper, and workshop presentations on wide ranging topics including the latest innovations in technology-assisted research, pedagogical advancements for teaching online, and methodological progress for conducting and reporting qualitative research.

Dr. Ron Chenail, Editor-in-Chief of The Qualitative Report, NSU’s online qualitative research journal, closed the conference with a keynote titled “Contemporary Qualitative Research and the Three A’s: Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, and Augmented/Virtual Reality”. He also announced the theme for the 12th Annual Conference to be held January 12-15, 2021 will be “30 Years as a Learning Community.”