International Events


International Convention is held in each odd calendar year to celebrate AOII’s bieunnium. At this event, business of the Fraternity is conducted and Council Members elect AOII’s Executive Board and Foundation Board. All AOII members are invited to attend this exciting event where they have the opportunity to network, engage in AOII rituals, celebrate chapter accomplishments and experience AOII traditions and sisterhood! The 2019 AOII International Convention will take place in “The City Beautiful”, Orlando, Florida.

Leadership Academy

Leadership Academy is an annual leadership conference held in Brentwood, Tennessee that provides education for Collegiate Chapter Presidents, Advisers and one additional collegiate officer. Leadership Academy is designed to help every collegiate chapter develop leadership skills and receive resources to help advance their chapter’s development.

AOII’s 2018 Leadership Academy will focus on Communications within the chapter, on the college campus, and within the community. Chapter Presidents, Vice Presidents of Communications, and Chapter Advisers from each collegiate chapter will be expected to attend this conference from February 2-4 in Brentwood, Tennessee.

Leadership Institute

Leadership Institute is held in each even calendar year in Brentwood, Tennessee. The educational leadership event offers training, workshops, educational programming and opportunities to connect with members from all over North America. At this event, attendees will have an opportunity to exchange best practices and discuss strategies that will help elevate their chapter experience.

The 2018 Leadership Institute will be hosted from June 29-July 1 at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs.

MLB Strike Out Arthritis!

Thanks to strong relationships between the Fraternity and all Major League Baseball Teams, fundraising events are held every year at ballparks throughout North America. The opportunity for a sisterhood event coupled with a fundraiser from ticket sales benefits both the Arthritis Foundation and AOII. We look forward to sharing 2018 game dates as they are scheduled!