Event Date/Time: Feb 27, 2010 End Date/Time: Feb 28, 2010
Registration Date: Feb 21, 2010
Early Registration Date: Nov 01, 2009
Abstract Submission Date: Oct 01, 2009
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Description

The EduRG Conference 2010 is unlike any event you've ever attended. We're bringing together students, schools, and businesses all under one roof - a veritable one-stop marketing occasion that will maximize your budget dollar. Reach out to potential students from hundreds of high schools, community colleges, universities, and career college across the Southwest. And at the same time, meet with a variety of vendors showcasing the best in multimedia, teaching tools, publication, materials and supplies, installation and equipment, technology, and more!



Keynote Address
This year's Keynote Address will be provided by Nobel Prize winner, bestselling author and cofounder and Chairman of Current TV, an independently owned cable and satellite television network for young people based on viewer-created content and citizen journalism, Al Gore!


Speaker Panel
The EduRG Conference will also include two special Speaker Panels: one on the 'Education and Technology', and the other on 'The Future of Academics'. Each Panel will be comprised of five distinguished individuals from a variety of disciplines within the Education field. Topics for discussion will include Campus vs. Online Education, Social Networks for Students and Teachers, Personal Technology and Learning, and Trends in Education Technology. Come get involved in what is certain to be a lively and erudite discussion!


Workshops
Additionally, the conference will host a variety of individual workshops and breakout sessions, each hosted by an individual exhibitor. These sessions serve as a unique opportunity for both exhibitors and attendees to interact face-to-face in a more personal setting.

Although each session or workshop will focus on a different niche in the Education space, here are just a handful of the proposals that have already been approved:
- International Student Recruitment Strategies and Policy
- Proven Approaches to Online Marketing
- Teaching Excellence Workshops
- Utilizing Online Software in Learner-Centered Environments
- Introducing New Majors: The Methodology


Silent Auction
Throughout both days of the conference EduRG will host a silent auction to benefit the Wish of a Lifetime Foundation (www.wishofalifetime.org) . Some of the items up for bid at the Silent Auction will include:
- One week in Jimmy Buffet's house in Key West, Florida
- 2 tickets to watch a Denver Broncos game in John Elway's private box
- Guitar and Drum skin signed by members of rock group The Fray
- NFL football signed by two-time Super Bowl winning quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers, Ben Roethlisberger
...and MORE!


The EduRG Conference 2010 is unlike any event you've ever attended. We're bringing together students, schools, and businesses all under one roof - a veritable one-stop marketing occasion that will maximize your budget dollar.


1100 booth spaces have been allotted and registration is filling up fast! Don't miss your chance to lock in discounted Early Bird pricing, register today!

Venue

100 N 3rd St
Phoenix
Arizona
United States
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Why a Business should attend: - Get brand exposure and offer your products and services to hundreds of Education executives - Build product research and comparison data against similar companies across the globe - Meet with Education executives to discuss partner relationships, job recruitment, strategic alliances, etc. - Understand the key metrics in online advertising to improve your B2B and B2C marketing efforts - Discover the updated legal requirements for B2B and B2C telemarketing - Find out how to integrate 'New Media' in order to reduce your costs to capture a new customer - Hear and discuss the latest trends in Social Media that affect your business - Learn how media companies in the Education space are growing faster than ever in the current economy - Realize the potential in Mobile and how to embrace mobile technologies in your B2B and B2C marketing Just a few of the people you can expect to meet and network with at this convention: - Presidents, Owners, and Directors of Colleges and Universities - College/University Administrators - College/University Recruiters - Consultants - Executives and Decision-makers for top Education-related businesses - Web and New Media Specialists - Insurance Executives - Marketing Professionals Why a College/University should attend: - Gain recruitment exposure to thousands of high school seniors and college undergrads and graduates - Get simultaneous access to the top Education products and service providers in the country - Hear and discuss the current trends and future of Education - Network with high level education and marketing professionals - Experience up to 60 workshops on a variety of Education topics - Understand how student financing will be affected by the Obama Administration - Connect with hundreds of junior colleges to improve articulation and credit transfer - Understand and implement the newest lead generation strategies for recruitment - Review case studies of schools that manage to grow internationally in the current economy - Meet experts on the purchase and sale of trade schools