October 7-9, 2018   |   Raleigh Convention Center   |   500 South Salisbury Street   |   Raleigh, NC

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Registration Fee:

$195 - Through September 29
$225 - After September 29

Meet the New President

Meet the New President

Peter Hans

Peter Hans became the ninth president of the North Carolina Community College System on May 1, 2018, bringing 20 years of leadership experience in higher education policy and governance to the position.

Wy You Should Attend

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Why You Should Attend

  • Meet new System President, Peter Hans, as he delivers the Monday keynote address
  • Learn about guiding goals and innovations
  • Share best practices in student success and retention
  • Discuss initiatives and programs that are focused on breaking down barriers to access and success
  • Network and learn from your colleagues through the concurrent and roundtable sessions
Things to do in Raleigh

Things to do in the Area

Raleigh Information

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Dr. Robert Shackleford Speaking

Videos of 2016 Conference

Videos to Download

Click Here to download Dr. Robert Shackleford's Speech.

Click Here to download Dr. Lynn Tincher-Ladner's Speech Part 1.

Schedule-at-a-Glance

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Hotel Reservations

Book your spot today!


Residence Inn Raleigh Downtown
$149 / per night
616 South Salisbury Street
Raleigh, North Carolina


Sheraton Raleigh Hotel
$159 / per night
421 South Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC


Raleigh Marriott City Center
$159 / per night
500 Fayetteville Street
Raleigh, NC


DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Raleigh
$134 / per night
1707 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC


Aloft Raleigh
$139 / per night
2100 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC


Stateview Hotel
$174 / per night
2451 Alumni Drive
Raleigh, NC


Holiday Inn Raleigh Downtown
$109 / per night
320 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC

Photos of 2016 Conference

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