What’s happening in higher education technology? This conference calendar highlights industry
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Event title Date Location Focus Attendee Titles Projected Attendees Organization Tambellini Attending
The PowerFAIDS National User Training and Conference June 22-23, 2018 Austin, TX Users Conference The College Board
ISTE 2018 June 24-27, 2018 Chicago, IL Education Technology Educators, Administrators, Technology Coordinators, Library Media Specialists 17,000 International Society for Technology in Education
Leadership Institute 2018 June 25-29, 2018 Minneapolis, MN Communication, Creating a Culture of Innovation, Leading Institutional Change, Partnerships and Collaboration, Strategic Thinking and Planning CIOs, CISOs EDUCAUSE
Slate Innovation Summit June 27-29, 2018 Chicago, IL Users Conference Admissions Counselors, Operations Staff, Technical Staff, Directors, Deans of Admission, Vice Presidents of Enrollment 2,500 Technolutions
The TargetXsummit July 16-17, 2018 Nashville, TN Users Conference Marketing and Admissions Professionals
2018 Hobsons Summer Institute July 16-18, 2018 Palm Desert, CA Users Conference Hobsons
BbWORLD July 16-19, 2018 Orlando, FL Users Conference
NACUBO 2018 Annual Meeting July 21-24, 2018 Long Beach, CA Not-for-Profit Controllers, Budget Directors, VP of Finance, VP of Business Affairs, Fiscal/HR Admin. Manager, Vice Director of Personnel 2,500 National Association of College and University Business Officers
eduWeb Digital Summit July 23-25, 2018 San Diego, CA Communications in HiEd, Integrated Digital Marketing, Web/Mobile Design and Strategy eduWeb
Ruffalo Noel Levitz National Conference July 24-26, 2018 Orlando, FL CRM, Not-for-Profit VP Enrollment Services, VP for Student Life, VP Student Affairs, VP Advancement and Student Success, AVP Student Affairs, Director, Student Financial Services 1,000 National Conference on Student Recruitment, Marketing, and Retention
Security Operations Summit & Training July 30-6, 2018 New Orleans, LA Security SANS
blackhat USA 2018 August 4-9, 2018 Las Vegas, NV Information Security blackhat USA 2018
DEF CON 26! August 9-12, 2018 Las Vegas, NV Information Security DEF CON Communications, Inc.
VMworld US August 26-30, 2018 Las Vegas, NV Users Conference VMware, Inc
Global Security Exchange September 23-27, 2018 Las Vegas, NV Cyber Security Cyber Security Professionals ASIS International
Cyber Security Chicago September 26-27, 2018 Chicago, IL Cyber Security Imago Techmedia
NACAC National Conference September 27-29, 2018 Salt Lake City, UT CRM, Admissions, Not-for-Profit Director of Recruiting, Dean of Admissions, VP Enrollment Management, Sr. Director of Admissions & Recruitment, VP Student Services 7,000 National Association for College Admission Counseling
CCBO Annual Conference September 29-2, 2018 Phoenix, AZ Community Colleges Community College Business Officials 200 Community College Business Officers Association
Workday Rising October 1-4, 2018 Las Vegas, NV Users Conference Workday Yes
ACM SIGUCCS 2018 Annual Conference October 7-10, 2018 Orlando, FL Support, Delivery, and Management of College and University Information Technology Services Higher Educational Technology Professionals Association for Computing Machinery Special Interest Group on University and College Computing Services (SIGUCCS)
Blackbaud bbcon October 9-11, 2018 Orlando, FL Users Conference Blackbaud
Cybersecurity Nexus October 15-17, 2018 Las Vegas, NV Cyber Security Information Systems Audit and Control Association
Close It Summit October 15-18, 2018 Brooklyn, NY The Shift in Work and Learning Models, Innovation, Automation, and Technology Industry, Philanthropy, Venture Capital, National Education, Workforce Leaders Innovate+Educate
HighEdWeb 2018 October 21-24, 2018 Sacramento, CA Digital Issues Facing Colleges and Universities Developers, Marketers, Programmers, Managers, Designers, Writers Higher Education Web Professionals Association
Tableau Conference 2018 October 22-25, 2018 New Orleans, LA Users Conference Tableau
Oracle Open World October 22-25, 2018 San Francisco, CA Users Conference Oracle Yes
EDUCAUSE October 30-2, 2018 Denver, CO Not-for-Profit CIO, Senior and Support IT Professionals 2,000 Annual Conference for Higher Education IT Professionals Yes
2018 National Symposium on Student Retention (NSSR) November 5-8, 2018 Salt Lake City, UT Student Retention, Academic Advising, Student Data, Student Success Higher Education Leaders and Student Success Professionals 500 The Consortium for Student Retention Data Exchange
2018 UPCEA Marketing and Enrollment Management Seminar November 7-9, 2018 Long Beach, CA Professional, Continuing, and Online Education Marketing and Enrollment Management at Colleges and Universities around the World Marketing and Enrollment Management Directors, Specialists, and Managers at Colleges, Universities, and Online Education Programs University Professional and Continuing Education Association
AACRAO SEM November 11-14, 2018 Washington, D.C. CRM Enrollment Managers, Presidents, Provosts, Deans and Faculty, Registrars, Academic Advisers, Budget Officers, Admissions, Financial Aid, and Student Services Professionals Annual Strategic Enrollment Conference
Kuali Days 2018 November 12-15, 2018 San Diego, CA Users Conference Kuali Yes
FSA Training Conference November 27-30, 2018 Atlanta, GA Users Conference Financial Aid Professionals Federal Student Aid
Reimagine Education Conference November 29-30, 2018 San Francisco, CA Global competition designed to identify the most innovative, novel approaches to higher education The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and QS Quacquarelli Symonds
SACSCOC 2018 Annual Meeting December 8-11, 2018 New Orleans, LA Regional Accrediting Body in the Eleven U.S. Southern States Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
MicroStrategy World February 4-6, 2019 Phoenix, AZ Users Conference MicroStrategy