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  • June 21, 2017 - June 22, 2017

  • Washington, D.C.United States of America

Saylor Higher Education Summit


The Saylor Academy Higher Education Summit seeks to connect ideas and action to address the need to educate and credential the next billion individuals worldwide in need of higher education learning and credentials. Initiatives created at this summit will expand participation in today’s and tomorrow’s economies. We are not leaving out the college degree, however, we want to address it as well as new educational models emerging in the marketplace.

This Summit will feature panels, sessions and workshops on:

alternative credentials (badges, certificates, diplomas) designing education for working adult learners, improving accessibility in higher education, leveraging training to address the digital skills divide, assessing and credentialing prior knowledge as well as many other topics. Participants in the summit will leave inspired, prepared and allied with new partnerships to support their respective roles in innovating models to educate and credential the individuals that will power the international economy in the coming decades.

Registration Fee : None