Conference & Jail Expo

40th Annual Conference & Jail Expo

April 10-14, 2021 | Columbus, Ohio

AJA’s Annual Conference & Jail Expo is the only national event that focuses exclusively on local jails and detention facilities. Join us for an engaging, educational, ground-breaking conference with networking opportunities, professional development, and access to emerging jail technologies and products.

The Call for Presentations is now closed.

Attendee Registration and Housing opens in November 2020.
Please Note: Housing for the AJA Conference & Jail Expo opens in November. AJA will send a notice when housing opens with instructions on how to make reservations. Any hotel or travel company that solicits reservations is not associated with AJA and is not endorsed by the association. The housing bureau and hotels should not be contacting you, unless you have initiated contact with them.



Get a glimpse of AJA's recent conferences!
2019 | May 18-22 | Louisville, Kentucky | Photos | Conference Program | Highlights from American Jails
2018 | April 21-25 | Sacramento, California | Photos | Conference Program | Highlights from American Jails
2017 | April 9-12 | Orlando, Florida | Photos | Conference Program | Highlights from American Jails