1250 Connecticut Avenue NW
Suite 200
Washington, D.C. 20036

Spring 2012 Data Summit | May 2-4, 2012 | Las Vegas | Wynn

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Registration is now available for the

The PESC Spring 2012 Data Summit takes place Wednesday May 2-4, 2012 and includes PESC's Annual Spring Membership Meeting and Annual Spring Reception.

To register, download the Registration Form to the right or register online.


Data Summits focus on open community development, integration & implementation, maintenance and exchange of data and data standards. Access, data quality, overall connectivity, and political factors that drive information systems and interoperability are also discussed.

All Concurrent and General Summit Sessions and events are open to all registered attendees and dress code is business casual. Transparent collaboration, engaging discussions, awareness of technical resources and best practices, identification of emerging technologies, new business contacts, & tips from experts of leading community organizations can be expected.

In continuing its mission of transparent, community-based collaboration, the Spring 2012 Data Summit is held in partnership with the AACRAO SPEEDE Committee, the Common Education Data Standards (CEDS) Initiative & Consortium, InCommon & the US Department of Education.

Sessions at the Spring 2012 Data Summit will be held on the following efforts and topics. Please check the PESC website for program and agenda updates.

Development Efforts

− Academic ePortfolio
− Common Data Services Task Force and EDexchange
− EA2 Task Force, InCommon and CommIT

Board, Committees & User Groups

− Change Control Board
− Seal of Approval Board
− Technical Advisory Board
− Education Record User Group
− Canadian PESC User Group

General Session Topics

− To Be Announced


For hotel reservations, please contact the hotel directly by phone or make online reservations through the hotel's online site:

Wynn | Encore
3131 Las Vegas Blvd South
Las Vegas NV 89109
877.321.WYNN (9966)
Online Hotel Reservations

The rate is $199 per night single/double in the "PESC" Group.

The hotel cut-off date for discounted group rate is April 2, 2012.

Dress code is business casual.


Cancellation and refund requests must be made in writing (e.g. email) and will be processed 30 days after the Spring 2012 Data Summit concludes. Any person who registers and decides not to attend MUST send a formal cancellation request - otherwise payment is due. Requests made by April 20, 2012 may be considered for a refund upon request. Any request made after April 20, 2012 is not eligible for a refund regardless of the registrant's attendance. Refund and/or cancellation requests must be submitted to:

Jennifer Kim
Membership Services Director
1250 Connecticut Ave, NW
Suite 200
Washington, DC 20036

Requests may also be sent by email to Jennifer.Kim@PESC.org.


PESC requires that all speakers, moderators, chairs and attendees of Data Summits register and pay to attend Data Summits. Of course PESC thanks all speakers and is grateful for their efforts in volunteering to provide updates and presentations. Only in rare instances (if a speaker is only attending a Data Summit for a specific session or presentation) can registration fees be waived and only by the PESC office.


Spring 2012 Data Summit | May 2-4, 2012 | Las Vegas | WynnSpring 2012 Data Summit | May 2-4, 2012 | Las Vegas | Wynn

>> Online Registration

>> Registration Form

>> Program as of 04.18.2012

>> Online Hotel Reservations

3131 Las Vegas Blvd South
Las Vegas NV 89109
877.321.WYNN (9966)
$199/night in "PESC" Group
April 2, 2012 cut-off date

Resources | Spring 2012 Data Summit | May 2 - 4, 2012 | Las Vegas | Wynn

>NIEM Website
>NIEM Overview 11.2011
>NIEM Presentation LinkedIN

>Workshop Agenda
>PTAC Website

>Parents & Students
>SEAs & LEAs

>EA2 Task Force
>FSA 2 Factor Authentication
>NSTIC Website
>NSTIC - Federal Funding Opportunity (FFO) National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST) National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC) Pilot Grant Program
>OMB Circular M-07-16

>CDS Task Force
>Workshop Agenda

>Consortium Website
>Training on Alignment Tool

>Common IP
>PESC Draft 0.0.1

>Sponsorship Opportunities

Presentations | Spring 2012 Data Summit | May 2 - 4, 2012 | Las Vegas | Wynn


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