Tentative Schedule

The Symposium runs November 9-11, 2018. The following is a tentative schedule and is subject to change as the date approaches. Speakers for each session or panel are still being confirmed.

A more detailed version, listing speakers and presenters, is available for download here.

One-on-One appointments with the ACBSP Chief Accreditation Officer may be arranged throughout the Symposium at the Registration Desk.

Friday, November 9

EventStartEnd
Registration & Check-In9:00 AM12:00 PM
Opening Luncheon & Keynote Address
John Pistole, President, Anderson University
12:00 PM1:30 PM
Attendee & Exhibitor Networking1:30 PM2:00 PM
Student Recruitment Strategies
Concurrent Session
2:00 PM3:15 PM
Developing a Culture of Faculty Scholarship
Concurrent Session
2:00 PM3:15 PM
Refreshment Break/Attendee & Exhibitor Networking3:15 PM3:45 PM
Sponsor & Exhibitor Presentations3:45 PM5:00 PM
Welcome Reception5:00 PM6:30 PM
Dinner on Your Own 

Saturday, November 10

EventStartEnd
Registration & Check-In8:00 AM12:30 PM
Networking Breakfast8:00 AM9:00 AM
Strategies for Being an Effective Dean
Panel Discussion
9:00 AM10:30 AM
Refreshment Break/Exhibitor Networking10:30 AM11:00 AM
Masters of Accounting and Data Analytics: A Best Practice in Industry and Academic Partnerships
Concurrent Session
11:00 AM12:30 PM
Luncheon and Speaker
Barry Telford, CEO, Universities West, Sodexo North America
12:30 PM2:00 PM
Managing Technology in the Business Unit
Concurrent Session
2:00 PM3:15 PM
Innovation in Education/Entrepreneurship
Concurrent Session
2:00 PM3:15 PM
Refreshment Break/Exhibitor Networking3:15 PM3:45 PM
Updated Unified Standards & Overview of Certificate Program Recognition
Concurrent Session
3:45 PM5:00 PM
Rethinking Data Analytics
Concurrent Session
3:45 PM5:00 PM
Dinner on Your Own 

Sunday, November 11

EventStartEnd
Registration & Check-In8:00 AM12:00 PM
Accreditation Q&A Breakfast8:00 AM9:00 AM
Relationship Building
Panel Discussion
9:00 AM10:30 AM
Refreshment Break/Exhibitor Networking10:30 AM11:00 AM
Strategies for Sustainability for B-Schools
Open Discussion
11:00 AM12:00 PM
Symposium Conclusion12:00 PM