​​​​​​​​​​SPRING 2019 DATA SUMMIT


Welcome


​​STATE OF T ECHNOLOGY & STANDARDS

IN H IGHER EDUCATION

SPRING 2019 DATA SUMMIT

WASHINGTON, D.C. | MAY 8 - 10, 2019


The PESC Membership and the General Public 

are welcome and encouraged to register and attend! 


The SPRING 2019 DATA SUMMIT includes a range of topics all targeting: access, integration and implementation of data systems; maintenance and promotion of data exchange standards; open, community-driven development and innovation of technology; data privacy, data quality, data management, and data collection and reporting; mobility and overall interoperability; and other key factors that drive global education data systems development and technology.

PESC & ITS MEMBERS lead open, transparent, collaborative development across the education domain. Supporting this mission are PESC Partners: AACRAO, APEREO, ARUCC, A4L, Connecting Credentials, EMREX, Erasmus Without Paper, The Groningen Declaration Network, HR Open Standards, SHEEO and the US Department of Education's CED - Common Education Data Standards Initiative.  

PESC SPONSORS include: 
Annual Diamond Sponsor Members:  Credentials Solutions, the National Student Clearinghouse, Oracle and Parchment; Annual Gold Sponsor Member: DegreeData; Silver Sponsor Member:  Educational Credential Evaluators (ECE).


Join Us & Get Connected!


LEARN

about emerging initiatives and be provided with

a tremendous amount of resources & contacts


PARTICIPATE

in discussions with leaders and experts 
of emerging initiatives


CONNECT

through PESC to a growing global community


HEAR

about new opportunities, demonstrations & pilots



Beautiful Dupont Circle in Northwest Washington, D.C. hosts this year's SPRING 2019 Data Summit.  A hub for education-based organizations, associations & think tanks, historic Dupont Circle lists dozens of bistros, bars, boutiques, restaurants and museums, all within walking distance...a perfect venue to convene leaders, experts and organizations across education technology, policy and practice. Registration is open so please visit www.pesc.org for more information.


Metro (Subway)
Airports
International Travel
Weather
Restaurants
Things To Do
Walking Tours
The Monuments
Smithsonian Museums
Cherry Blossoms



Keynote Speaker


Coming Soon!



20th Annual Best Practices 


The PESC Annual Best Practices Competition recognizes, highlights and promotes innovation and ingenuity in the application and implementation of interoperable data standards for business needs.

First held in 1999 and awarded to the Ontario Universities' Application Centre (OUAC) for "EDI Bridge,", 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 PESC 20th Annual Best Practices Competition

is open for submissions through April 19, 2019. 


Submissions can include documentation, descriptions, artifacts, presentations, etc. detailing the scope of an initiative or project, participants and partners, types of data standards employed, relevant dates and project milestones, copies of articles (if an article submission), outline of mission/objectives and any related statistics (# of transactions transmitted, estimated cost savings, etc.).


Read more about PESC's Annual Best Practices.












 

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Global Education Organization Code List Directory
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ANNUAL BEST PRACTICES COMPETITION

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DUPONT CIRCLE HOTEL


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Washington, D.C.  20036

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Deadline for Discounted Rate:

March 15, 2019

Group Rate Discount:

$261 (US) per night single/double


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Featured Speakers



Victoriano Giralt

CIO, University of Malaga

Founding President, Groningen Declaration Network


Joellen Shendy

Associate Vice Provost & University Registrar

University of Maryland University College


Bert van der Geest

Project Director

Ministry of Education, British Columbia



Data Summit Details


The SPRING 2019 DATA SUMMIT is held Wednesday May 8-10, 2019 in Washington, D.C. at the Dupont Circle Hotel.  Beginning at 7:30am on May 8, 2019 with continental breakfast, registration and 1st Time Attendee Meet & Greet Session. 


The SPRING 2019 DATA SUMMIT includes General and Break- out Sessions, PESCs Annual Spring Member Meeting, Annual Spring Reception, concludes by noon on Friday May 10, 2019.​​


The SPRING 2019 DATA SUMMIT is preceded by optional Pre-Summit Training Workshops on Tuesday May 7, 2019, from 1.30pm - 5.00pm (additional registration is required).  In total, the event is comprised of three (3) main segments totaling three (3) days::

Pre-Summit Training Workshops

1/2 day of Pre-Summit Training Workshops


General Sessions

1 1/2 days of General Sessions, conference-style with

Keynote Speaker, Featured Speakers, lunches, reception


Breakout Sessions

1 day of Breakout Sessions during which

work groups and initiatives convene concurrently


What's Included

 -  Featured Speakers & Panelists - leaders & experts 

 -  Breakouts on emerging technologies & initiatives

 -  Morning Continental Breakfast on three (3) days

 -  Morning Breaks on three (3) days with hot coffee

 -  Afternoon Breaks on two (2) days w/ sweets & treats

 -  Hot & Cold, customized lunch buffet on two (2) days*

 -  Annual Spring Summit Reception  w/ hors d’oeuvres

 -  Discounted hotel lodging rate within group block

* gluten-free & vegan options available


Metro (Subway)

Airports

International Travel

Weather
Restaurants
Things To Do
Walking Tours
The Monuments
Smithsonian Museums
Cherry Blossoms



​PRE-SUMMIT TRAINING WORKSHOPS*


- Academic Credentialing & Experiential Learning Task Force

 Discussion on EDI, XML and migration to JSON & JSON-LD


- Data Privacy & Protection Task Force

  Discussion on technical implementation of identifying indicators 


*Additional Registration Required


BREAKOUTS


- Academic Credentialing & Experiential Learning Task Force

- Canadian PESC User Group Meeting

- Data Privacy & Protection Task Force Meeting & Workshop

- EdExchange User Group Meeting

- GEO Code User Group Meeting

- Groningen Declaration Network Update

- JSON Task Force Meeting

All SPRING 2010 DATA SUMMIT General & Breakout Sessions and events are open to all registered attendees, while Pre-Summit Technical Training Workshops require additional registration.  Transparent collaboration, engaging discussions, awareness of technical resources and best practices, identification of emerging technologies, professional networking and new business contacts, and tips from experts of leading community organizations can be expected.

Note that General (Plenary) Sessions are presented in typical conference format in which Featured Speakers present on a certain topic followed by brief Q & A; while Breakout Sessions follow a more informal, meeting format in which group members roll up their sleeves, discuss and interact in more detail in order to advance the group activities and maximize in-person convening time.


PRESENTATIONS


Coming soon!











  

National Student Clearinghouse


Unlock the Mobility of Education Data with PESC Approved Standards​, Technology & Services​


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PESC Store

PESC MEMBERSHIP - JOIN NOW
PESC - HOME - Postsecondary Electronic Standards Council | Data Standards, Digital Data Exchange, XML, JSON, Electronic Data Interchange
Parchment
PESC 20th Annual Best Practices Competition

Digital Credentialing

UNESCO Report

Phase 1 Report

T3 Innovation Network

- Sponsorship

PESC 2019

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20th​ ANNUAL

BEST PRACTICES

OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS THROUGH

APRIL 19, 2019

1st PLACE WINNER FEATURED AT

SPRING 2019 DATA SUMMIT


READ MORE HERE

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Welcome!

SPRING 2019 DATA  SUMMIT

MAY 8 - 10, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C.


​​HIGHLIGHTS


- 20th Annual Best Practices Competition

- Keynote & Featured Speakers in General Sessions
- Technical Pre-Summit Training Workshops*
- Active, Timely & Educational Breakout Sessions

*Additional Registration Required

Oracle Corporation

​​ SPRING 2019 DATA SUMMIT

MAY 8-10, 2019  |  WASHINGTON, D.C.

​​Vote For Your Favorite

PAST BEST PRACTICE

 Take a look back with us

over the past 19 years of

Annual Best Practices

and vote for your favorite

PAST BEST PRACTICE!


VOTE HERE

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PESC proudly presents  THE SPRING 2019 DATA SUMMIT  |  STATE OF TECHNOLOGY & STANDARDS IN HIGHER EDUCATION  |  MAY 8 - 10, 2019  |  WASHINGTON, D.C.

MAY 8 - 10, 2019​​

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​​​SPRING 2019 DATA SUMMIT

​​Registration


To register for the SPRING 2019 DATA SUMMIT, please click REGISTER HERE and complete the registration process online.


NOTE for institutions, institutional systems and institutional consortia:  PESC provides a '2 for 1' discounted registration rate, which means two (2)  from the same institution, system or consortia are eligible to register for the price of one (1).  For more information on '2 for 1', please contact the PESC office directly.

EARLY BIRD (by March 15, 2019)


   PRE-SUMMIT TRAINING WORKSHOPS


     General Public

     $225 (US)


     PESC Member

     $150 (US)*


   GENERAL & BREAKOUT SESSIONS


     General Public

     $975 (US)


     PESC Member

     $795 (US)



STANDARD (after March 15, 2019)


   PRE-SUMMIT TRAINING WORKSHOPS


     General Public

     $300 (US)


     PESC Member

     $175 (US)


   GENERAL & BREAKOUT SESSIONS


     General Public

     $1,225 (US)


     PESC Member

     $975 (US)



REGISTRATION CANCELLATION POLICY


All cancellation & refund requests must be submitted to PESC in writing (e.g. email) and will be processed 30 calendar days after the SPRING 2019 DATA SUMMIT concludes. Any person who registers and decides not to attend MUST submit a formal cancellation request - otherwise full payment is due. Cancellation & refund requests made by March 15, 2019 may be considered for a refund upon request. Any cancellation & refund request made after March 15, 2019 is not eligible for a refund regardless of the attendance of the registrant. All cancellation & refund  requests must be submitted to:

Jennifer Kim
Membership Services Director
PESC
1250 Connecticut Ave, NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20036

Cancellation & refund requests may also be sent by email to Jennifer.Kim@PESC.org.



REGISTRATION POLICY


PESC requires that all speakers, moderators, chairs & attendees of Spring & Fall Data Summits register and remit registration fees to attend Data Summits. PESC thanks all speakers, moderators & chairs and is truly grateful for their efforts in volunteering to provide updates and presentations at Spring & Fall Data Summits. Only in rare instances, however (that is if a speaker is only attending a Data Summit for a specific session or presentation), can registration fees be considered for waiver and only by the PESC office.​​






PESC SPRING 2019 DATA SUMMIT | May 8-9, 2019 | Washington DC | Dupont Circle Hotel | "State of Technology & Standards in Higher Education"

PESC Members and the General Public  

are welcome and encouraged to attend!

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