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October 17-19, 2012
Vancouver | Four Seasons


Registration is now available for the

The PESC Fall 2012 Data Summit takes place Wednesday October 17-19, 2012 and includes PESC's Annual Fall Membership Meeting and Annual Fall Reception.

To register, click on 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 Fall 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 Fall 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
− Student Loan Data Reporting Workgroup

Board, Committees & User Groups

− Seal of Approval Board
− Technical Advisory Board
− Education Record User Group
− Canadian PESC User Group
− CEDS User Group
− Student Aid User Group

General Session Topics

− Featured Speaker: Michael Riley, AACRAO Executive Director


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

Four Seasons
791 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC V6C 2T4
(604) 689-9333

Online Hotel Reservations

The rate is $205 (CAD) per night single/double in the "PESC" Group.

The hotel cut-off date for discounted group rate is September 17, 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 Fall 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 September 21, 2012 may be considered for a refund upon request. Any request made after September 21, 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.


Fall 2012 Data Summit | October 17-19, 2011 | Vancouver | Four Seasons

Fall 2012 Data Summit

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Fall 2012 Data SummitWelcome - SESSA

Keynote - WRATE


Co-opetition - MOLDOFF

CEDS User Group Agenda

Student Aid User Group Agenda

Standards-Setting Laws

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