Frequently Asked Questions


Frequently Asked Questions

How many people attend this conference?
Who should attend this conference?
Does the cost of the conference include accommodation and travel?
We want to attend, but we don’t know the name(s) of the individual(s) attending. Can we still register early to get the reduced rate?
What is the dress code for the conference?
What time does registration open at the conference?
What time does the conference end?
Where can I find an updated conference schedule?
Will there be wireless internet access?
Are meals included in the registration fee?
Can I bring a guest to the conference sponsored meals?


How many people attend this conference?

We expect 400+ attendees at this conference.


Who should attend this conference?

Department chairs, division heads, deans, academic VPs, program/project directors, faculty developers, provosts, and faculty aspiring to leadership positions. This conference is non-discipline specific.


Does the cost of the conference include accommodation and travel?

The cost of the conference does not include accommodation and travel.


We want to attend, but we don’t know the name(s) of the individual(s) attending. Can we still register early to get the reduced rate?

Yes, you can register early at the reduced rate. Enter “to be named” in the name field, then contact customer service at support@magnapubs.com to make changes to your order when you have decided who from your institution will be attending.


What is the dress code for the conference?

The dress code for this conference is business casual. Past experience has taught us that meeting rooms tend to be on the cool side, so we recommend that you bring a sweater or light jacket. 


What time does registration open at the conference?

Registration opens at noon on Thursday, and continues until 5:00 p.m. Registration is also open on Friday from 7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. and Saturday from 7:30-10:00 a.m.


What time does the conference end?

The conference ends at 3:45 p.m. on Saturday.


Where can I find an updated conference schedule?

The daily schedule is posted on the Conference Schedule page. A more detailed schedule including all the sessions will be available closer to the conference.


Will there be wireless internet access?

Complimentary wireless internet access will be available throughout the conference meeting rooms and in your sleeping room at the hotel. You will receive access instructions at the conference.


Are meals included in the registration fee?

Light hors d’oeuvres will be served after the opening reception on Thursday. Breakfast and lunch on Friday and Saturday will be provided. Dinner on Friday is also included.


Can I bring a guest to the conference sponsored meals?

No. Conference meals are only for registered attendees of the conference.