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Bringing the Community Together

EDUCAUSE professional development programs deliver both forward-thinking innovative solutions as well as practical, tangible ideas to handle campus challenges and identify opportunities.


The EDUCAUSE Annual Conference unites the best thinking in higher education IT.

EDUCAUSE Connect takes place in locations across the U.S. and are highly interactive, action-driven events where peers solve, network and grow together.

Additional programs target specific skills and issues:

  • Advanced Programs: Created for CIOs and senior IT leadership to network and explore issues and solutions
  • EDUCAUSE Institute: Builds and enhances progressive management and leadership skills for success
  • Focus Areas and Special Topic Events: Focused on specific roles and responsibilities, including enterprise and infrastructure, policy and security, and teaching and learning.

Choosing the Right Activity For You

Use these tools to identify the professional development activities that are right for you:

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Fellowship/Scholarship Programs: Financial assistance exists to attend EDUCAUSE professional development events.


Accessibility and Accommodations

EDUCAUSE strives to make its conferences and events accessible for all registrants. Please see the special needs section of the face-to-face and online registration forms to request additional services as needed. Registrants with hearing impairments may request assistance for the face-to-face meeting and captioning and/or transcripts for the online meeting. We’ve worked to provide resources that are accessible to as many people as possible, and if you encounter any issues while accessing our resources, please contact member services at 303-449-4430,, or see the Contact Us section.


Connect: San Antonio
April 22–24
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Events for all Levels and Interests

Whether you're looking for a conference to attend face-to-face to connect with peers, or for an online event for team professional development, see what's upcoming.


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Explore EDUCAUSE professional development opportunities that match your career aspirations and desired level of time investment through our interactive online guide.


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