Sessions and Tracks

Concurrent Sessions

Imagine some of the most inspiring and provocative thought leaders today-ranging from various fields in postsecondary education, government, business, and economics-gathered in one place for three days. The sessions will provide attendees with tangible ideas to take back to their institutions and organizations that will help drive thought to action. 

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The Four Educational Themes for 2016:

Develop within our sector (Campus support)

This track includes topics for the support on campus through the student life cycle. From recruitment to admissions, on to faculty, staff and student development and on throughout the alumni communities formed, the support on campus can determine the success of the institution.

Educate our students (Education)

This track is focused on the education and content delivery on campus. Whether it is training the right faculty, developing the appropriate classroom or assessing existing and future programs, this track will highlight best practices for ensuring student and campus success.

Expand our scope (International recruitment and expansion)

This track will address the development of expanding our sector internationally. Between the expansion of campuses and programs to the recruitment of students, learn how to expand your scope across the globe.

Partner for our future (Government Relations)

This track will highlight recent and ongoing changes in the regulations of our sector and higher education. Addressing current challenges on campus and in Washington as political changes affect our future.