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.
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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
Futurist, Physicist, Best-Selling Author, and Radio/TV Personality
Expert in Behavioral Economics
Professor, Consultant, Best-Selling Author and Speaker
Join the Conversation
Interact with your peers and share your #EDU17 conference experience on Twitter.
What to do in Philly
Discover more about the Philadelphia area (attractions, climate, things to do, and participant discounts)
Ground Transportation and Shuttles
View information on train and bus travel as well as the hotel shuttle schedules on the Hotel and Travel page.
"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.
Workshops will take place October 31 through November 3 (additional fee required).
Conference breakout sessions will take place November 1 through November 3.
EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2017
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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