2017 Governor's Conference for Postsecondary Education Trusteeship: Dynamic Leadership for Changing Times
Date: September 11-12, 2017
Location: Louisville Marriott East, 1903 Embassy Square Blvd, Louisville, KY 40299
- Freeman A. Hrabowski, III, has served as president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County since 1992. His research and publications focus on science and math education, with a special emphasis on minority participation and performance. He was named one of America's “Best Leaders” by U.S. News & World Report in 2008, one of America's “10 Best College Presidents” by Time magazine in 2009, and one of the "100 Most Influential People in the World" in 2012, again by Time magazine. In 2012, he chaired President Obama's Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for African Americans.
Registration and lodging will open mid-June.
Conference Fees: This event is sponsored by CPE and Kentucky's public colleges and universities for trustees, regents, faculty, institutional leadership and state policy and legislative leaders. If you are interested in attending as an outside guest, a discounted fee of $150 is available, which includes all materials and admission to all conference events and meals. After registering, contact Heather Faesy at the link below to arrange payment.
About the conference
This biennial event provides governing board members and regents the opportunity to engage with state and national experts on the latest postsecondary issues and trends and network with board colleagues from other campuses. Additionally, the mandatory state-level orientation program for CPE and campus board members appointed in 2017 will be offered at the conference.
Questions? Contact Heather Faesy.