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
Presidents Institute 2020 January 4-7, 2020 Marco Island, FL Small and Mid-sized Private Liberal Arts Colleges and Universities CIC member presidents 550 The Council of Independent Colleges
SACRAO 2020 Conference February 1-5, 2020 Alexandria, VA Admissions, CRM Registration, Admissions, Enrollment Management 600 Southern Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
NAICU Annual Meeting and Advocacy Day 2020 February 2-5, 2020 Washington, D.C. Policy Issues University and College Presidents, Research Professionals, Government Relations Professionals, Communications Professionals National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
MicroStrategy World February 4-6, 2020 Orlando, FL Users Conference MicroStrategy
DREAM 2020 February 18-21, 2020 National Harbor, MD Student Success Presidents, Faculty, Staff, Policy Makers, Philanthropists 2,300 Achieving the Dream, Inc.
RSA Conference 2020 February 24-28, 2020 San Francisco, CA Information Security Dell Inc.
BrainStorm Conference (Wisconsin) March 1-3, 2020 Wisconsin Dells, WI Networking for K20 Techs and Technology Vendors that Cater to K20 Community 1,200 META, INC.
SXSW EDU 2020 March 9-12, 2020 Austin, TX K-12 and Higher Education Higher Education Administrators, Professors, Students, K–12 Administrators, Teachers 7,500 SXSW
ShapingEDU Unconference2020—By Invitation Only March 11-13, 2020 Tempe, Arizona Emerging Technologies & Learning Design Educational Technology Leaders Arizona State University
ACCS Annual Conference 2020—By Invitation Only March 11-13, 2020 Portsmouth, VA Collegiate Computing Professionals in Virginia Association of Collegiate Computing Services of Virginia Yes
UPCEA 2020 March 18-20, 2020 Boston, MA Deans, Senior University Leaders Professional, Continuing and Online Education
Spring CUE 2020 March 19-21, 2020 Palm Springs, CA Educational Innovation CUE, Inc
NERCOMP Annual Conference 2020 March 23-25, 2020 Providence, RI College and University Library and IT Professionals, CIOs, Executives, Directors, Managers, Instructional Technologists 500 The NorthEast Regional Computing Program and EDUCAUSE Yes
Oracle Modern Business Experience March 23-26, 2020 Chicago, IL Users Conference CFOs, Finance Professionals, HR Professionals Oracle
Oracle Modern Customer Experience Conference March 23-26, 2020 Chicago, IL Users Conference Oracle
NASPA Annual Conference 2020 Mar 28-Apr 1, 2020 Austin, TX Global Gathering of Student Affairs Educators VPSA, AVP, Higher Education Faculty, Graduate Students 7,000 NASPA - Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education
AACC Annual Convention 2020 March 28-30, 2020 National Harbor, MD Community Colleges Presidents, Senior Administrators 2,000 American Association of Community Colleges
Alliance ’20 Mar 29-Apr 1, 2020 Philadelphia, PA Users Conference for Higher Education and Public Sector users of Oracle Applications 3,500 Higher Education User Group, Inc. Yes
ASU + GSV Summit 2020 Mar 30-Apr 1, 2020 San Diego, CA Raising Learning and Career Outcomes through Scaled Innovation CEOs, University Leaders, Investors 4,000 Global Silicon Valley
InfoSec World Mar 30-Apr 1, 2020 Lake Buena Vista, FL Information Security InfoSec World
ERDI Spring 2020 Mar 30-Apr 5, 2020 Alberta, Canada Forum for Communication Between EdTech Companies and Canadian Education Leaders and Professionals School Leaders, Educators, Learning Product Vendors Education Research Development and Innovation
Evisions Conference 2020 April 3-4, 2020 Orlando, FL Users Conference Evisions Yes
AACRAO Annual Meeting April 5-8, 2020 New Orleans, LA CRM Registration, Admissions, Enrollment Management 2,000 American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
NACCU 2020 April 19-22, 2020 Austin, TX Campus Identification and Transaction National Association of Campus Card Users
Security Professionals Conference 2020 April 21-23, 2020 Bellevue, WA Higher Education Information Security Community EDUCAUSE
CRM Evolution 2020 Conference April 27-29, 2020 Washington, D.C. CRM CEOs, CMOs, CIOs, CTOs, Chief Customer Officers, VPs/Directors of Sales, Marketing, Customer Service, Call Centers, Ecommerce, Business Analytics, Telemarketing, IT, Sales Support, and Customer Support CRM Magazine
Campus Management CampusInsight 2020 Apr 27-May 1, 2020 Grapevine, Texas Users Conference Campus Management Corp.
Ignite ’20 June 1-4, 2020 Austin, TX Users Conference Palo Alto Networks Inc.
Eduventures Summit 2020 June 3-5, 2020 Boston, MA Users Conference Higher Education Leaders and Student Success Professionals  500 Eduventures/Encoura
Horizons: A Vision for Economic Advancement June 9-10, 2020 New Orleans, LA The Future of Work and Learning, Education and Talent Development Systems, Economic Advancement Practitioners and Policymakers Jobs for the Future
CIO VISIONS Mid-Market Summit – By Invitation Only June 14-16, 2020 Las Vegas, NV CIO Leadership & Innovation CIOs, CTOs, CISOs, SVPs, VPs, and Directors of Technology, Security, Data, and Enterprise and Applications Quartz Events
UBTech 2020 June 15-17, 2020 Las Vegas, NV Higher Education Technology Professionals Who Design and Implement Campus AV and IT Solutions University Business
STC 2020 June 16-18, 2020 Lake Placid, NY Higher Education Technology The State University of New York (SUNY)
Enterprise Summit: Analytics June 17-19, 2020 Chicago, IL Practical Applications of Analytics and Higher Education Administrative Challenges EDUCAUSE, AIR, and NACUBO
Slate Innovation Summit June 24-26, 2020 Nashville, TN Users Conference Admissions Counselors, Operations Staff, Technical Staff, Directors, Deans of Admission, Vice Presidents of Enrollment 2,500 Technolutions
ISTE 2020 Jun 28-Jul 1, 2020 Anaheim, CA Education Technology Educators, Administrators, Technology Coordinators, Library Media Specialists 17,000 International Society for Technology in Education
Ruffalo Noel Levitz National Conference 2020 July 8-10, 2020 Chicago, IL 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
NACUBO 50th Annual Meeting July 11-14, 2020 Washington, D.C. 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
Hobsons Summer Institute 2020 July 13-15, 2020 Indianapolis, IN Users Conference Hobsons
The TargetXsummit 2020 July 27-28, 2020 Users Conference Marketing and Admissions Professionals TargetX
BbWORLD 2020 July 28-30, 2020 Orlando, FL Users Conference Education Professionals Blackboard Inc.
eduWeb Digital Summit August 3-5, 2020 Salt Lake City, UT Communications in HiEd, Integrated Digital Marketing, Web/Mobile Design and Strategy eduWeb
AACRAO SEM 2020 October 25-28, 2020 Las Vegas, NV Enrollment Management, Advancement, Analytics, CRMs Enrollment Managers, Presidents, Provosts, Deans and Faculty, Registrars, Academic Advisers, Budget Officers, Admissions, Financial Aid, and Student Services Professionals Annual Strategic Enrollment Conference
EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2020 October 26-29, 2020 Boston, MA Higher Education IT IT Leaders, Professionals, CIOs, Executives, Directors, Managers EDUCAUSE
National Symposium on Student Retention (NSSR) 2020 November 2-5, 2020 Pittsburgh, PA Student Retention, Academic Advising, Student Data, Student Success Higher Education Leaders and Student Success Professionals 500 The Consortium for Student Retention Data Exchange