GDN 7th Annual Meeting | Paris | April 18-19, 2018
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PESC SPRING 2018 DATA SUMMIT | BEST PRACTICES IN EDUCATION DATA SYSTEMS | MAY 2 - 4, 2018 | WASHINGTON DC | LEADING THE ESTABLISHMENT & ADOPTION OF OPEN DATA STANDARDS ACROSS THE EDUCATION DOMAIN
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2017

iQ4 & National Student Clearinghouse

Extending the Capacity of Higher Education to Scale the Output of Verified Workforce-Ready Graduates

2016

University of Tennessee System & AcademyOne

Automating Reverse Transfer for the

State of Tennessee

2015

Elon University & Parchment

Elon Experiences Transcript and Integration

to the Academic Transcript


2014

University of Phoenix



2013

OCAS - Ontario College Application Service



2012

NCES - National Center for Education Statistics

U.S. Department of Education 



2011

South Carolina



2010

College Foundation of North Carolina



2009

California Community College Technology Center



2008

Sinclair Community College & Wainwright State University



2007

DQC - Data Quality Reminder



2006

NCHELP - National Council of Higher Education Loan Programs



2005

FSA - Federal Student Aid, U.S. Department of Education



2004

SIFA - Schools Interoperability Framework Association



2003

ELM Resources & NCHELP - National Council of Higher Education Loan Programs



2002

NCHELP - National Council of Higher Education Loan Programs



2001

University of Northern Iowa



2000

OUAC - Ontario Universities Application Centre


 

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1st PLACE WINNERS FOR 2017

Peter Meehan of iQ4 and Doug Falk of National Student Clearinghouse receiving 1st Place Award in 18th Annual Best Practices May 3, 2017.

​​19TH  ANNUAL 

BEST  PRACTICES COMPETITION


PROMOTING INNOVATION & INGENUITY

IN THE APPLICATION AND IMPLEMENTATION OF INTEROPERABLE DATA STANDARDS

FOR BUSINESS NEEDS



OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS THROUGH

​APRIL 20, 2018.


The Annual Best Practices Competition is held by PESC to highlight and promote innovation and ingenuity in the application and implementation of interoperable data standards for business needs. 


First held in 1999, the Competition is open to institutions, associations, organizations, government agencies and departments, districts, consortia, non-profit and commercial service providers and other education stakeholders that have collaborated to design and/or adopt an electronic standardization initiative via a specific implementation, and/or other medium such as, but not limited to, published articles and white papers. 


The Best Practices Competition is open for submissions that can include descriptions of the scope of a project, participants, type of standards employed, relevant dates of project milestones, copies of articles (if an article submission), outline of mission/objectives and any related statistics (number of transactions transmitted, estimated cost savings, etc.).


​​Innovate, Collaborative, 
Real Solutions 
 

Maximize Automated, Reusable & 
Sustainable Technologies


Improve Institutional Performance, 
Student & Service Delivery, and Overall Connectivity 
Between Stakeholders


The Best Practices Competition for 2018 is open for submissions until close of business Friday April 20, 2018.  Documents detailing the scope of a project, participants, type of standards employed, relevant dates of project milestones, copies of articles (if an article submission), outline of mission/objectives and any related statistics (number of transactions transmitted, estimated cost savings, etc.) should be included in the submission. 


All entries should be submitted by April 20, 2018 to Michael.Sessa@PESC.org or at:

Michael Sessa
President & CEO
PESC
1250 Connecticut Avenue, NW  Suite 200
Washington, D.C. 20036


All entries will be judged by the PESC Board of Directors.  First place and those receiving special recognition will be notified immediately by PESC, an official public announcement will be made immediately before PESC’s Spring 2018 Data Summit being held May 2 – 4, 2018 in Washington DC at the Dupont Circle Hotel, and the award presentation will be made during the general session of the Data Summit on May 2, 2018.


BEST PRACTICES










​​​APRIL.17.2017

iQ4 and National Student Clearinghouse Win 1st Place in PESC 18th Annual Best Practices Competition


APRIL 12, 2016

University of Tennessee System & AcademyOne Win 1st Place in PESC 17th Annual Best Practices Competition


APRIL 27, 2015

Elon University & Parchment Win 1st Place in PESC 16th Annual Best Practices Competition


2014

University of Phoenix Wins 1st Place in PESC 15th Annual Best Practices Competition


2013

OCAS Wins 1st Place in PESC 14th Annual Best Practices Competition


2012

NCES Wins 1st Place in PESC 13th Annual Best Practices Competition


2011

South Carolina Wins 1st Place in PESC 12th Annual Best Practices Competition


2010

College Foundation of North Carolina Wins 1st Place in PESC 11th Annual Best Practices Competition


2009

California Community Colleges Technology Center Wins 1st Place in PESC 10th Annual Best Practices Competition