Boston, MA (PRWEB) July 17, 2006 –
Eduventures, the leading research and consulting firm serving the education market, announced today it will host the inaugural Future of Higher Education …in a Borderless World conference at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel & Towers in Boston, MA, October 17-19. Executive-level officers from higher education institutions and industry thought-leaders from the business world will gather to address the maturing and emerging challenges and opportunities facing the higher education market across a variety of borders, including geographic, for-profit/not-for-profit, and across corporate and university boundaries.
The event will feature speakers from a broad cross-section of global higher education, including Charles Miller, Chair of the U.S. Commission on the Future of Higher Education; P.V. Ramana, Chair of the Institute of Technology and Management in India; and Richard Vedder, Professor of Economics at Ohio University. Sessions will include information and discussion on some of the hottest issues in higher education, including:
- What Companies Need From Higher Education
- Access and Affordability in Higher Education
- Assessing Outcomes in Higher Education
- The Rising Power of India and China
- The University as an Economic Enterprise
- Education “Delivery” in the Future
- Painting the Picture of Success in Higher Education
The intimate and highly engaging format of the event will optimize the opportunities for open dialogue and interaction among attendees. Participants also will benefit from the insights of Eduventures’ analysts throughout the conference.
For more information about the Future of Higher Education Conference, visit http://www.eduventures.com. Early bird registration discounts apply until September 1, 2006.
For more than a decade, Eduventures has been the most trusted name in the education market for research, consulting services, and peer networking. Its clients include senior administrators and executives from leading educational institutions and companies serving the K-12, higher education, and corporate learning markets, as well as decision-makers in government agencies and the investment community. For more information, visit http://www.eduventures.com.