Agenda and Program

The EDUCAUSE Annual Conference program is derived from member-driven content organized across overarching IT domains. Participants can take part in person or virtually from anywhere.

Currently, we're soliciting proposals from experienced IT practitioners who work within higher education. Individuals can submit a proposal to present an indepth preconference seminar or any of a number of conference session formats. The key is sharing the knowledge and experience that you have in an engaging way that connects with your peers who come to learn from you.

Program Domains

  • Advancing the Academic Mission (includes Teaching and Learning)
  • Analytics, Business Intelligence, and Data Management for Planning
  • Digital Scholarship, Libraries, Publishing, Curation, and Open Access
  • Enterprise Service Delivery
  • Leading and Partnering Strategically across the Academy
  • Risk Management

Delivery Choices

  • Facilitated Content (e.g., EDUCAUSE Connect session) (50 minutes)
  • Point-Counterpoint Debate (50 minutes)
  • Multi-Campus Perspective Panel, Talk Show (50 minutes)
  • Interactive Presentations (50 minutes)
  • Poster Sessions (60 minutes and Digital Poster Gallery)


Venue Options

Depending whether you submit for a preconference seminar or a conference session, you may have the option to present in one of the ways below:

  • Face-to-face conference program only
  • Face-to-face and virtual conference program as a webcast
  • Virtual conference program only



Program Committee

Special thanks go to the dedicated community members who lend their time and experience to the EDUCAUSE 2015 Program Committee


Preconference Seminars

Submit a Proposal

Lead the discussion by presenting a Preconference Seminar.

Share your experience by presenting a Conference Session.



Key Dates

  • Presenter Proposal Deadline:
    January 14, 2015
  • Seminar Presenters Notified:
    March 2015
  • Session Presenters Notified:
    June 2015
  • Early Bird Registration Deadline (Indianapolis):
    October 2, 2015
  • Early Bird Registration Deadline (Virtual):
    October 21, 2015




Conference Timing

  • Preconference Seminars:
    Tuesday, October 27, 2015
    (for additional fees)
  • Conference Start Date:
    Wednesday, October 28, 2015
  • Conference End Date:
    Friday, October 30, 2015



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