Tips to Get Approved to Attend Ellucian Live 2024

Tips to Get Approved to Attend Ellucian Live 2024

Higher education's premier technology conference Ellucian Live 2024 is almost here. Thousands of leaders and professionals from around the world will come together in San Antonio, Texas, to connect, explore the future of higher ed technology, and unlock new ways to power student success.

If you haven't registered for this year's can't-miss event, we're here to help get you from your office to Ellucian Live. Here are the key reasons your organization should send you to higher education's most impactful technology conference:

Dive Deep Into Product Functionality

[Ellucian Live] helped me understand the SaaS model better and put my mind at ease as our institution begins the transition to [SaaS].

Jamie Dewitz, Associate Director of CIS at Hawkeye Community College

At Ellucian Live 2024, you'll be able to explore the full functionality of your school's current technology in product deep dives hosted throughout the conference. Join breakout sessions presented by Ellucian's team of solutions experts to learn how to maximize new and existing features, streamline processes, and boost outcomes for students. Connect one-on-one with experts at the Ellucian booth in the Exhibit Hall to get your questions answered, or help brainstorm new functionality with small-group sessions in the Product Lounge.

Explore New Technology Partnerships

I always bring back something to use or look into when I return [from Ellucian Live]. I also find their product roadmap sessions to be a great starting point on planning for what is coming out next.

Tom Stewart, Director of Student Loans and Title IV Grants at University of Pennsylvania

With dozens of Ellucian partners set to attend, there's no shortage of opportunities to learn which new solutions and products are making an impact in higher ed. You'll be able to connect directly with top technology providers and help your institution plan future investments while dialing into emergent trends across the industry.

Network with Peers from Around the World

[Ellucian Live] is a great networking and knowledge gaining/sharing event. I love going and seeing all my friends from near and far as well as making new friends.

Shelly Lowery, Director of Enterprise Applications at Eastern Iowa Community Colleges

Ellucian Live 2024 will host thousands of participants from institutions all over the world. You'll spend three days making connections, sharing ideas, and exploring best practices that you can bring back to supercharge your team's processes. Peer-led educational sessions will uncover new ideas for leveraging technology, and a community-building Customer Appreciation Event will help you foster important relationships with fellow higher ed professionals. You can also take advantage of Braindate, the premier peer-to-peer networking experience, to forge new connections and share your own expertise.

Be Inspired by Unforgettable Keynotes

Technology is changing so rapidly; it is critical to know what new is coming out and determine how it will affect our campuses. [Ellucian Live] is where I can find out that information, and more.

Wendy Harvey, Business Analyst at Independent College Enterprise, Inc.

Since its inception, Ellucian Live has hosted incredible keynote speakers and celebrity guests like Malcolm Gladwell, Shaquille O'Neal, and Emeril Lagasse. Look forward to illuminating discussions from this year's lineup, which includes noted actor and philanthropist William Shatner. From his start as "Captain Kirk" to decades of philanthropic work, Shatner's story will remind us that there is no final frontier for ongoing success.

Make Your Case and Register Now

Still need a little extra help to convince your team why Ellucian Live is a must-attend opportunity? Download this template to help make a formal request for why you should register to attend.

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