Northeastern Council of Business Schools and Programs
ACBSP Region 1 Conference
San Juan, Puerto Rico
October 9-11, 2013
Preliminary Agenda Now Available
Call for Presentations Deadline is September 23
Registration is now open for the Northeastern Council of Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP Region 1) annual conference. The conference will be hosted by Universidad del Este, October 9-11, 2013 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The conference early registration fee is $120. The fees are the same for all members and non-members. We ask that you register in advance, as this makes it much easier for us to plan food and beverage needs. A preliminary agenda is now available!
A Pre Conference Workshop will be offered on Wednesday. This training is the first step to become an ACBSP evaluator. Site visit logistics and a basic review of the standards and criteria will be covered. Diana Hallerurd, Assistant Director of Accreditation will be the facilitator. This workshop has an additional fee.
Our region will again participate in the Best of Regions competition, with the new theme Engaged Learning in the Digital Age. The winner of the competition will automatically be included in the presentations to be given at the ACBSP 2014 Annual Conference in Chicago. The deadline to respond to this Call for Presentations is September 23. In addition, we will be participating in the 2014 ACBSP Student Showcase. Guidelines for the competition and an application can be downloaded here.
Our conference hotel is the InterContinental San Juan Hotel & Casino. Our group room rate is $139 per night plus fees and taxes for an approximately total of $180 per night. A limited number of rooms have been set aside for this event, so please make your reservation as soon as possible by calling 787-791-6100 or book online. Our hotel rate is available until September 27.
We look forward to seeing you in San Juan this October.
Maritza I. Espina Romero
President, Northeastern Council of Business Schools and Programs
Universidad del Este
Phone: 787-257-7373 x3152