DETC: 87th Annual Conference
1:00 pm - 4:00 pmRegistration [More Info]
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmCommittee Meeting
Research & Educational Standards Subcommittee Meeting [More Info]
3:00 pm - 4:00 pmCommittee Meeting
Business Standards Subcommittee Meeting [More Info]
6:00 pm - 9:00 pmWelcome Reception and Dinner [More Info]
7:30 am - 9:00 amRegistration & Continental Breakfast [More Info]
8:00 am - 8:15 amGeneral Session
Welcome [More Info]
8:15 am - 9:15 amGeneral Session
Congress, Colleges, and Cliffs [More Info]
Mr. Terry W. Hartle, Senior Vice President, Division of Government and Public Affairs, American Council on Education
9:15 am - 9:30 amBreak
9:30 am - 10:30 amGeneral Session
The Future of Accreditation in a Time of Disruption and Challenge [More Info]
Mr. Ralph A. Wolff, President, Western Association of Schools and Colleges
10:30 am - 10:45 amBreak
10:45 am - 11:45 amGeneral Session
MOOCs and their Impact on Distance Education [More Info]
Ms. Relly Brandman, Coursera
11:45 am - 12:00 pmBreak
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmLunch [More Info]
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmConcurrent Session A
Digital and Custom Course Materials: Reducing Costs with Tailored Content Strategies. [More Info]
Mr. Andrew J. Herd, Co-founder and Vice President, ED MAP, Inc.
Mr. Alan Hensley, Vice President, Director of National Accounts, Pearson Learning Solutions
Mr. Steve Wainwright, Associate Vice President and Editor in Chief, Bridgepoint Education
Ms. Kate Bartell, Executive Sales Director, ED MAP
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmConcurrent Session B
Adapting to MOOCs: Necessary Policy Changes From an Industry Perspective [More Info]
Mr. Don Kassner, President, ProctorU, Inc.
2:30 pm - 2:45 pmBreak
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmConcurrent Session A
Continued Dialogue on Outcomes Assessment [More Info]
Dr. Cindy Mathena, Dean of Post-Professional Studies, The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences
Dr. Karen Smith, Associate Vice President for Institutional Research, External Compliance, and Accreditation, Columbia Southern Education Group
Ms. Susan Chiaramonte, Vice President of Academic Affairs, Harrison Middleton University
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmConcurrent Session B
Considerations on Distance Education in California [More Info]
Mr. Robert Johnson, Executive Director, California Association of Private Postsecondary Schools (CAPPS)
3:45 pmFree Evening [More Info]
8:00 am - 9:00 amRegistration & Continental Breakfast [More Info]
9:00 am - 10:00 amFor Currently Accredited Institutions Only
DETC: 87th Annual Business Meeting [More Info]
10:00 am - 10:15 amBreak
10:15 am - 11:00 amGeneral Session
Digital Evolution: Successfully Adapt Your Marketing Strategy [More Info]
Mr. Jeremy Schoen, Regional Vice President of Sales and Marketing , PlattForm Advertising
Mr. Dave Slowik, Account Executive, Education Industry Team, Google
11:00 am - 11:15 amBreak
11:15 am - 12:00 pmGeneral Session
DETC: Outstanding Graduates and Famous Alumni Tell Their Stories [More Info]
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmAnnual Awards Luncheon [More Info]
1:30 pm - 2:30 pmGeneral Session
A Military Servicemembers Update [More Info]
Dr. Kathryn Snead, President, Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC)
2:30 pm - 2:45 pmBreak
2:45 pm - 3:45 pmGeneral Session Q&A
DETC Staff Answers Your Questions About Standards, Policies and Procedures [More Info]
Ms. Sally Welch, Associate Director, DETC
Mrs. Nan Bayster Ridgeway, Director of Accreditation, DETC
Dr. Timothy Mott, Director, Off-Campus Programs, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
Dr. Leah Matthews, Executive Director, Distance Education and Training Council
6:00 pm - 10:00 pmClosing Reception and Banquet [More Info]