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2014-2015 Assessment Conferences and Webinars


Association for Institutional Research (AIR) Forum 2015

May 25 – May 29, 2015

Colorado Convention Center, Denver, Colorado

AIR’s annual conference, the Forum, presents a unique opportunity to learn about recent research initiatives, practical solutions to common institutional research challenges, and preview the latest products and services from the field’s leading innovators. The Forum provides the opportunity to stay up-to-date on the latest institutional research strategies and to learn how to apply time-tested best practices. In addition to the more than 400 educational presentations during the four-day conference, hands-on Pre-Forum Workshops as well as Post-Forum Workshops are offered to expand your learning opportunities and extend the value of your trip. Keynote speeches include “The Art of Explanation” and “Navigating the Changing Landscape of Higher Education: The Critical Role of Institutional Researchers in Advancing Our Nation’s Postsecondary Goals.”


Association for the Assessment of Learning in Higher Education (AALHE) 5th Annual Assessment Conference

June 1-3, 2015

Hilton Lexington Downtown, Lexington, Kentucky

Details will be posted when released.


National Institute on the Assessment of Adult Learning

June 2-4, 2015

Hyatt Regency Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing

The National Institute on the Assessment of Adult Learning provides an intensive learning experience for educators and professionals involved in the assessment of adult and experiential learning. This year’s theme is PLA 2020: Goals and Visions. What will the next five years look like in terms of assessment, competency-based education, technology, and the College Completion Agenda? Sessions will engage participants and feature discussions of Prior Learning Assessment, Distance Education, Assessment Methodologies, Competency-Based Education, Effective Learning Outcomes, College-level Learning, Workplace Education and Assessment, and Utilizing Technology. There’s a strong emphasis on networking and discussion: all sessions are designed to facilitate conversation and problem-solving.


Higher Education Data Sharing Consortium

June 14-17, 2015

Portland, Oregon

Details will be posted when released.


Annual Conference on Assessment, hosted by Drexel University

September 9-11, 2015

Philadelphia, PA

Assessment for Student Success: Building Academic Innovation & Renewal
The Annual Conference on assessment will engage attendees in rich conversation through interactive presentations, snapshot sessions, and plenary addresses. Attendees will enjoy three days of thought provoking speakers, workshops and invaluable networking on Drexel’s beautiful campus, just minutes from the heart of historic Philadelphia and the birthplace of our nation.

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