LCTCS 2018 Annual Conference

September 26 - September 28

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ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

The LCTCS Annual Conference is the premier professional development event for Louisiana’s Community and Technical Colleges, and Higher Education professionals from across the Gulf South. Annually the conference attracts over 1,200 faculty, staff, and administrative leaders. The conference features keynotes and workshops on emerging topics and the most promising best practices in higher education. Topics will include apprenticeships, workforce development strategies, the future of adult and developmental education, and much more. Save the date and join us in the Big Easy!

Want to learn more about sponsoring or exhibiting at the 2018 LCTCS Annual Conference? View our sponsorship prospectus here or register now.

   

   

ATTENDEE RESOURCES

Early registration fees

LCTCS Employees

Non LCTCS Employees (Louisiana resident)

Non LCTCS Employees (non-Louisiana resident)

$50/Person $100/Person $299/Person
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Regular & ONSITE REGISTRATION Fees

LCTCS Employees

Non LCTCS Employees (Louisiana resident)

Non LCTCS Employees (non-Louisiana resident)

$100/Person $150/Person $349/Person

Early Registration ends August 24, 2018.  For those registering onsite, payment is required at the time of registration.  A credit or debit card will be accepted.
Cancellation Policy: 100% of registration fees will be refunded if you cancel your registration on or before August 24, 2018. There will be no refund after August 24, 2018.

IMPORTANT DATES

Early Registration Ends:
August 24, 2018 at 5:00pm

Conference Dates:
September 26-28, 2018

Pre-conference Sessions:
September 26, 2018

Impact Awards Gala:
September 26, 2018

General Sessions, Keynote Speakers, Awards Ceremony, and Breakout Sessions:
September 27-28, 2018

HOTEL INFORMATION


Hilton Riverside New Orleans
2 Poydras St
New Orleans, LA 70130
Approved State Conference Rate: $148/night
Cutoff Date: August 25, 2018
Book your room here.

Don’t forget your Hotel Tax Exempt Form (Louisiana Residents Only).

PARKING INFORMATION

Parking at the Hilton Riverside New Orleans
Daily Self parking: $15.00 (Garage Parking)
Nightly Self parking: $32.00 (Garage Parking)
Nightly Valet: $49.00 (Valet Parking)

AGENDA AT A GLANCE

*Times subject to change

Wednesday, September 26

8:00-2:00
Conference Planning Team Set-Up

8:00-4:00
Conference Check-In Open

8:00-5:00
Pre-Conference: Special Training Sessions

12:30-4:00
Women’s Leadership Seminar (Limited Seating)

12:00-4:00
Vendor Galleria: Exhibitor Set-up

5:00-6:00
President’s Networking Reception (invitation only)

6:00-9:00
Impact Awards Gala (Ticket Required)

Thursday, September 27

7:30-3:00
Conference Check-In Open

7:30-8:45
Click here to view the PDF version of the 2018 Annual Conference Program. Rise & Shine - Browsing Breakfast

7:30-4:30
Vendor Galleria: Exhibits Open

8:30-9:20
Breakout Sessions

9:30-10:20
Breakout Sessions & Peer/Functional Groups

10:20-10:40
Vendor Galleria: Refreshment Break

10:40-11:30
Breakout Sessions & Peer/Functional Groups

11:30-1:00
Opening Plenary Luncheon: State of the System

1:05-1:55
Breakout Sessions & Peer/Functional Groups

1:55-2:15
Vendor Galleria: Refreshment Break

2:15-3:05
Breakout Sessions & Peer/Functional Groups

3:15-4:30
Afternoon Plenary Session: Keynote, Awards Ceremony & Mike Foster Award Presentation

6:00-8:00
LCTCS -United Way Bowling Tournament at Fulton Alley

Friday, September 28

7:30-11:00
Conference Check-In Open

7:30-12:00
Vendor Galleria: Exhibits Open

7:30-8:45
Vendor Galleria: Rise & Shine – Browsing Breakfast

8:00-8:50
Breakout Sessions

9:00-9:50
Breakout Sessions & Peer/Functional Groups

9:50-10:10
Vendor Galleria: Refreshment Break

10:10-11:00
Breakout Sessions & Peer/Functional Groups

11:10-12:00
Breakout Sessions & Peer/Functional Groups

12:00-1:00
Grab & Go Lunches

Details

Start:
September 26

End:
September 28

Event Category:
Conference

Organizer

Jennifer Daly Freeman

Phone:
225-308-4419

Email:
conference@lctcs.edu