Main Conference Agenda

See what's coming at this year's conference. 

Sunday, July 16th

Start Time

5:00 PM

End Time

7:00 PM

Activity

Registration


Monday, July 17th

PRE-CONFERENCE ACTIVITY

Start Time

7:00 AM

12:00 PM

7:00 AM

8:00 AM

10:00 AM

10:15 AM

12:15 PM

12:15 PM

1:30 PM

End Time

7:00 PM

4:00 PM

3:00 PM

10:00 AM

10:15 AM

12:15 PM

1:15 PM

4:30 PM

3:30 PM

Activity

Registration

Consultation

Hobsons Hub / Learning Lab

Pre-Conference Courses

Connection Break

Pre-Conference Courses

Speaker Lunch / Orientation*

PAR Annual Membership Meeting

Pre-Conference Courses

*For HU 2017 Presenters only

Main Conference Agenda Items

Start Time

10:15 AM

5:00 PM

End Time

12:15 PM

7:30 PM

Activity

Partners Orientation*

Hobsons + Partners Showcase / Welcome Reception

*For HU 2017 Sponsors only


Tuesday, July 18th

Start Time

7:00 AM

7:00 AM

7:00 AM

7:30 AM

8:30 AM

9:15 AM

9:30 AM

10:30 AM

10:45 AM

11:45 AM

1:00 PM

2:00 PM

2:15 PM

3:45 PM

4:00 PM

5:00 PM

End Time

12:00 PM

5:00 PM

5:00 PM

8:30 AM

9:15 AM

9:30 AM

10:30 AM

10:45 AM

11:45 AM

1:00 PM

2:00 PM

2:15 PM

3:45 PM

4:00 PM

5:00 PM

5:30 PM

Activity

Registration

Hobsons Hub

Learning Lab

Continental Group Breakfast

Opening Address by Steve Smith

Connection Break

Product Forums / Learning Lab

Connection Break

Session 1

Awards Luncheon

Session 2

Connection Break

Session 3

Connection Break

Keynote Address: Jeffrey Selingo

Book Signing with Jeffrey Selingo


Wednesday, July 19th

Start Time

7:00 AM

7:00 AM

7:00 AM

7:30 AM

8:30 AM

10:00 AM

10:30 AM

11:30 AM

1:00 PM

2:30 PM

3:00 PM

6:00 PM

End Time

3:00 PM

5:00 PM

5:00 PM

8:30 AM

10:00 AM

10:30 AM

11:30 AM

1:00 PM

2:30 PM

3:00 PM

4:00 PM

9:00 PM

Activity

Information Desk

Hobsons Hub

Learning Lab

Full Group Breakfast

Keynote Address: Jane McGonigal

Connection Break / Book Signing with Jane McGonigal

Session 4

Lunch (on your own)

Session 5

Connection Break

Session 6 - Closing Session

Closing Reception


 
 

Special Events

 

Welcome Event & Conference Kick Off

Monday, July 17th
5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Indianapolis is the city for speed! Join us as we race into the week with games, hors d’oeuvres and lots of networking, and learn about the week ahead.

Note: This event is for conference attendees only.


Innovation and Learning Lab

Tuesday, July 18th & Wednesday, July 19th
7:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Innovation and Learning Lab will provide conference attendees with an opportunity to get answers to their product questions, contribute to future product ideas, and interact with product experts. 

Closing Reception

Wednesday, July 19th
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us for a special night to experience the adventures of Indianapolis. Come prepared for an interactive night of dinner, music and games!

Note: Guests over the age of 21 may attend for an additional fee of $75.


Education Advances Awards

The Hobsons Education Advances Awards symbolize the innovation that is possible when an institution combines people, process, and technology to make a difference in the lives of students.