EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

October 31–November 3
Pennsylvania Convention Center | Philadelphia, PA

EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

The EDUCAUSE Annual Conference hosts professionals and technology providers from around the world to enable you to network, share ideas, and discover solutions to today’s challenges. Here you’ll have access to the largest gathering of your peers. People who you can relate to, learn from, and actively contribute to the best thinking in higher education IT. 

Join us in historic Philadelphia as we seek to shape the future by learning from our past together.

“Sessions were very relevant to our campus needs.”

General Session Presenters

  • Michio Kaku

    Michio Kaku

    Futurist, Physicist, Best-Selling Author, and Radio/TV Personality

    Sponsored by: EAB

  • Katherine Milkman

    Katherine Milkman

    Expert in Behavioral Economics

    Sponsored by: CDW-G

    Gold Partner

  • Temple Grandin

    Temple Grandin

    Professor, Consultant, Best-Selling Author and Speaker

  • Join the Conversation

    Interact with your peers and share your #EDU17 conference experience on Twitter.

    Add Your Voice on Twitter

    What to do in Philly

    Discover more about the Philadelphia area (attractions, climate, things to do, and participant discounts)

    Visit Tourism Bureau

    Ground Transportation and Shuttles

    View information on train and bus travel as well as the hotel shuttle schedules on the Hotel and Travel page.

    View Hotel and Travel page

  • Key Dates

    Oct 25

    "Know Before You Go" Webinar

    View the recording of our "Know Before You Go" webinar to hear how first-time attendees can make the most of their conference experience.

    Oct 31

    Conference Workshops

    Workshops will take place October 31 through November 3 (additional fee required).

    Nov 1

    Conference Dates

    Conference breakout sessions will take place November 1 through November 3.

EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2017

is supported by these great sponsors

Platinum Partners

Gold Partners

Silver Partners

Bronze Partners

Additional Sponsors

EDUCAUSE Annual Conference Future Dates and Locations

Plan to take part in the best thinking in higher education IT for years to come.

October 30–November 2
Denver, CO

October 14–17
Chicago, IL

October 26–29
Boston, MA

Personalize Your Conference

Participants come to the annual conference with their own needs and unique challenges, so we've put together some helpful tips and a few suggested itineraries. Explore these ways to make the most out of your conference experience.

Mobile Application

Download the EDUCAUSE Conferences and Events app for easy access to view the daily agenda, create your own itinerary, explore venue maps, and complete session/presenter evaluations.

View the Print Program

Access a PDF version of the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference print program. The online agenda and mobile app reflect the most up-to-date information. You can also access an online addendum to view changes made to the print version.