• The 10th Annual Conference will be held October 19-21, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee








East African Area Studies Group

The mission of the East African Area Studies Group is to support law enforcement in understanding the East African community, share information regarding crime trends and gangs, and enhance collaboration between government entities regarding Horn of Africa issues.

Future Host Cities

A location for the 10th Annual East African Area Studies Group International Conference in 2015 has been chosen! In 2015 you will be attending this conference in Nashville, Tennessee. If your agency is interested in hosting the East African Area Studies Group International Conference in 2016 or another future year, please fill out our Host City Application to be considered as a candidate. All applications for the 2016 conference must be received by February 28, 2016. Click here to Download Application.


Location: The Willis Conference Center

26 Century Blvd, Nashville, TN 37214

(615) 872-6400




Click here for special rates offered to attendees that book their room at the
Sheraton Music City hotel.

Click here for a PDF of additional nearby hotels.

Shuttle Services Provided by:

Nashville Moves, Shuttle Service to Downtown

  • $10/person round trip
  • Depart every hour (must call for pick-up)
  • Mon-Thurs: 11:00am- 12:30am
  • Fri: 11am- 1:30am

For more information visit: www.nashvillemoves.net

Air Travel

We have teamed up with Delta Airlines to provide you with discounted rates for flights to and from the Conference.

Flights booked for October, 2015 will a receive discounted fare according to Delta contract. To book your flight and take advantage of this special offer, call 1-800-328-1111 or go to www.Delta.com. When booking, be sure to use the discount/meeting code “NMLLP . For offical rules and restrictions please click here.


Attendance is restricted to international, federal, state, and local law enforcement; corrections; military; probation; prosecutors; and intelligence personnel. Government agency identification along with personal government-issued identification will be required at event check-in.

  • $225.00 (registered by 9/11/2015)
  • $275.00 (registered by 10/9/2015)
  • $300.00 (after 10/9/2015, please register on site)


Download the Registration Packet





General Inquiry Form

General Contact Info

  • Location: Minneapolis, MN, USA
  • Phone: 763-548-1313
  • Email: registrations@eventshows.com