Higher Education Conferences Happening in Spring 2024
SXSW EDU Conference & Festival
This year SXSW Edu will have a more dedicated focus on effective practice and institutional leadership by introducing two new tracks: Teaching & Learning and Leadership for Tomorrow, which replaces the previous Practice & Pedagogy track. More information on the agenda and learnings will be available soon.
2024 NASPA Annual Conference
The NASPA Annual Conference is the premier student affairs professional development event. The 2024 conference will be held in Seattle, Washington, and will include three focus areas: Navigating the Opportunities of Uncertainty; Care in Chaos; and Justice, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging.
2024 CUPRAP Spring Professional Development Conference
Each year CUPRAP holds a Spring Professional Development Conference in March. The 2024 conference will be at the Lancaster County Convention Center and Marriott Penn Square on March 13-15.
AAC&U Conference on Diversity, Equity, and Student Success
AAC&U’s 2024 Conference on Diversity, Equity, and Student Success will focus on these topics and more. The conversations at the conference will be open to educators, students, administrators, policymakers and community members.
The Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Conference is a three-day professional development event specifically designed for HBCU professionals and advocates. Discuss new solutions, share best practices and collaborate with colleagues to increase efficiencies in managing enrollment and improving student outcomes.
UPCEA 2024 Annual Conference
This year’s conference will address themes such as growing higher ed’s impact through expanded access and innovation (focused on emerging topics such as AI), broadened inclusivity, policy advocacy, organizational transformation, engaging faculty and other critical partners and building individual networks.
AACC 2024 – Racing for a Better Future Conference
- Website: https://aaccannual.com/
- When: April 5-9, 2024
- Where: Louisville, KY
- Attendance: In-person
- Cost: Starting at $400
The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) will host a premier professional development conference for leaders and stakeholders in community colleges on April 5-9 in Louisville, Kentucky.
AACRAO Annual Meeting
During the AACRAO 109th Annual Meeting, professionals from various higher education disciplines will gather together April 7-10 in Columbus, Ohio, to engage and discuss the ever-changing landscape of higher ed.
OLC Innovate 2024 – Education Reimagined
The Online Learning Consortium (OLC) is a group of higher education leaders and innovators who work to advance quality digital teaching and learning experiences. OLC Innovate 2024 offers both an in-person and virtual higher education conference for educators of all experience levels on April 10-13 in Denver, Colorado and on April 23-25 virtually.
2024 Higher Learning Commission Annual Conference
HLC’s Annual Conference is geared toward administrators in the higher education community, including administrative professionals, faculty members, CEOs, presidents and chancellors. The conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency Chicago from April 13-16, 2024.
The ASU+GSV Summit for 2024 is set to be a transformative three-day event, gathering some of the world’s foremost experts in business, entrepreneurship, higher education and education innovation. With a mission to foster a future in which all individuals have equitable access to opportunities, the summit emphasizes the pivotal role of scaled innovations in education and workforce skills delivery. The summit will be held April 14-17 in San Diego, California
2024 Graduate Enrollment Management Summit
NAGAP will host the 2024 Graduate Enrollment Management Summit to connect industry professionals April 24-27 in Louisville, Kentucky.
Digital University Week – Inside Higher Ed/Times Higher Education
Digital University Week, hosted by Inside Higher Ed and Times Higher Education, brings together leaders in higher education’s digital transformation to explore the opportunities and challenges of a digital-first future on May 6-8 in St. Louis, Missouri.