Collegis Education is gearing up for a busy April by attending four higher education conferences! Check out where you can find us, what you can learn and who to talk to.

UPCEA Annual Conference

When: April 7–9, 2016 | Where: San Diego, Calif.

Today’s contemporary learners need strategic and innovative learning options. The 101st UPCEA Annual Conference will assemble the thought-leaders and practitioners in continuing and online education to build opportunities for the nontraditional and digital savvy student. Stop by the Collegis booth to chat with us about the emergence of competency-based education and how to create a data-driven culture at your institution. Where we’ll be: The Exhibition Hall Booth #509

Who you’ll meet:

  • Dan Antonson, manager of marketing technology
  • Susan Henken, director of product development
  • Drew Melendres, vice president of strategic partnerships

What to learn: Collegis Education is passionate about helping institutions deliver high-quality academics in new, innovative modalities. From competency-based education to online program development, stop by and chat with our team to discuss how the higher ed landscape is adapting to meet the needs of today’s nontraditional and digital savvy students. Plus, play our CBE Mad Libs game for a chance to win a smartphone mini pocket projector!

Why attend our presentation: Join our team for the Exhibitor Demo Session in Aqua CD on April 7 at 1:45 p.m. “Data Discovery: Using Smart Data to Find Key Insights in Data Chaos.” In this demo, Collegis Education will share Collegis Discover — a unique data engine that uncovers powerful insights that drive institutions forward. Collegis Discover, powered by ThoughtSpot, will help you answer key questions and easily search for critical data sets so that your analytics can tell a story, not just generate a spreadsheet and charts.

HLC Annual Conference

When: April 15-18, 2016 | Where: Chicago, Ill.

The Higher Learning Commission’s Annual Conference is an opportunity for academic and administrative leaders to learn about trends impacting higher education and accreditations. Collegis is thrilled to attend this year and discuss best practices, challenges and solutions that colleges and universities care about. Where we’ll be: The Exhibition Hall Booth #415

Who you’ll meet:

  • Susan Hammerstrom, senior vice president
  • Susan Henken, director of product development
  • Drew Melendres, vice president of strategic partnerships
  • Bill Van De Laarschot, vice president of marketing

What to learn: Collegis Education has deep roots in higher education, and we are invested in helping institutions achieve sustainable, long-term growth. Stop by our booth and chat with us about data-driven enrollment management that employs student-focused marketing, admissions and technology.

ACHE South

When: April 17-20, 2016 | Where: Charleston, S.C.

ACHE South is a network of diverse professionals located in the southeastern United States who are dedicated to promoting excellence in continuing higher education and sharing their expertise and experience. Collegis will be on-hand to share tips and strategies for enrolling nontraditional students. Where we’ll be: Exhibit Hall

Who you’ll meet:

  • Drew Melendres, vice president of strategic partnerships

What to learn: Collegis Education builds reliable enrollment growth solutions that allow our partners to attain sustainable long-term growth. We thrive on a data-driven approach to marketing engagement strategies, which helped one of our partners increase enrollments by more than 90 percent year-over-year for Spring 2016 term. Stop by and ask us about the strategies we employed and how they might be relevant for your institution.

Why attend our presentation: Drew will be presenting on Monday, April 18 at 10:45 a.m. Attend his concurrent session, “It’s Not About Enrolling More Students, It’s About Enrolling YOUR Students,” to learn how measure your marketing success and optimize digital efforts to attract the right kind of students for your institution.

OLC Innovate

When: April 20-22, 2016 | Where: New Orleans, La.

The Online Learning Consortium’s OLC Innovate conference will gather education leaders who are embracing technology and its impact on higher learning. Collegis will be attending to connect with online education thought leaders to discuss how to advance education innovation from the ground up. Where we’ll be: Exhibit Hall Booth #46

Who you’ll meet:

  • Dana DeLapi, senior marketing manager
  • Tim Loatman, director of academic services
  • Drew Melendres, vice president of strategic partnerships

What to learn: Competency-based education is on everyone’s mind, and we want to hear your CBE story. Stop by our booth to play our CBE Mad Libs for a chance to win a smartphone mini pocket projector! Whether it’s about the key decisions you need to make before launching a CBE program, or how you can enhance your program with game-based learning tools, Collegis Education would love to chat.