Programs and Tracks

The EDUCAUSE Annual Conference brings together professionals and technology providers from around the world to discuss their discoveries, grow professionally, and explore solutions to continuing challenges.

Program Tracks

  • Teaching and Learning
  • Leadership and Future Workforce
  • Cybersecurity and Privacy
  • Student Engagement and Success
  • Innovation and Emerging Technologies
  • Supporting Research Computing
  • Infrastructure and Networking
  • Policy and Law

Conference Highlights

  • Premium Programming

    Premium programming on the latest trends in higher ed IT from experts and community peers

  • Networking

    Numerous networking opportunities for meaningful connections

  • Innovation

    Access to innovative technology and solutions providers


  • Online


    Revisit Sessions from Denver
    Explore Online-Exclusive Breakout Sessions
    Browse Fresh On-Demand Content
    Reconnect with Colleagues
    Reflect on Trends and Ideas

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  • Denver


    Live General Sessions
    Live Featured Sessions
    Breakout Sessions
    Networking Opportunities
    Career Coaching
    Poster Sessions
    Access to Online Event
    Exhibit Hall Access
    Preconference Workshops

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Exhibit Hall

Make plans to see the exhibitors showcasing their products and services at this year's in-person experience. The conference exhibit hall features exhibitors who specialize in providing the latest campus technology solutions for the higher education community. In addition to exhibits, numerous activities take place in the hall, including Start-Up Alley, Under the Ed Radar Pitch Competition, Learning Theater, and more.

Networking Opportunities

Attendees will have access to various networking opportunities at the conference, both online and in-person. These will come in a variety of formats, including informal meet-ups, career coaching, mentoring opportunities, facilitated discussions, community group meetings, bird of a feather meet-ups, Braindates, and more.

EDUCAUSE Leadership Series | Retaining and Building the Higher Education Workforce

Formerly known as the Hawkins Leadership Roundtable

The EDUCAUSE Leadership Series | Retaining and Building the Higher Education Workforce will engage participants in an online, collaborative learning opportunity focused on three critical leadership areas: Higher education workforce models: what leaders need to know, Effective leadership for a transformed workforce, and Sustainable change: leading and retaining diverse teams. Learn more about the EDUCAUSE Leadership Series

Diana G. Oblinger Innovation Forum

The best predictor of the future is no longer the past, so where does this leave higher education professionals in planning for the future? It leaves us with the fresh challenge of cultivating a skill set for foresight. This year's Diana G. Oblinger Innovation Forum is devoted to developing skills in futures thinking. This one-day, preconference workshop is designed for individuals and teams to prepare for possible futures for higher education and apply foresight thinking at their institution. Learn more about the Diana G. Oblinger Innovation Forum

Executive Career Coaching

Executive Career Coaching sessions are complimentary, one-on-one career development meetings. These sessions are open to senior managers/directors, and to those aspiring to, and in, executive positions. These confidential sessions are facilitated by professional coaches in both face-to-face and virtual formats. Face-to-face sessions will be during the conference and virtual sessions will occur after the conference concludes. Learn more about Executive Career Coaching