National Benchmarking Conference
June 17-19, 2014
Every year, the National Benchmarking Conference attracts a wide range of participants from institutional researchers and executives to national and regional educational policy decision-makers.
We expect this year’s attendance to be approximately 150 registered professionals.
Once again, the conference will take place at the state-of-the-art conference center at Johnson County Community College in the Kansas City metropolitan area.
Speakers at the 2014 conference will be:
- Thomas J. Snyder
President of Ivy Tech Community College
- Thomas Bailey
Director of the Community College Research Center (CCRC) at Columbia University
- Tom Angelo
Assistant Provost, Director of the Center for the Advancement of Faculty Excellence (CAFE) and Professor of Higher Education at Queens University, Charlotte, NC
- Joseph Hoey
EVP and Chief of Staff at Ashford University, a large for profit institution
Call for Presentations
The National Higher Education Benchmarking Institute invites you to submit proposals for presentation at the conference.
This year we will offer three tracks for breakout sessions that match the Benchmarking Institute’s project line-up. Topics of particular interest include:
- Benchmarking in colleges
- Workforce training
- Measuring costs
Proposals must include the following:
- Session title that includes a succinct description of your presentation.
- Session summary describing how your session presents new, unique or improved ideas and practices. What is the importance of the issue to benchmarking? What will presenters deliver to attendees?
- Biographical information of the presenter(s), including current position title and brief professional background.
Submission Deadline: March 15, 2014
Submit proposals via email to:
Michelle Taylor, senior research analyst
National Higher Education Benchmarking Institute
Call 913-469-8500, ext. 3831, for more information.