Sunday, October 8, 2017

8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Welcome Meet & Greet

Arriving early for the conference?  Join us for a drink and to catch up with old friends and meet new ones for this informal and casual gathering. Feel free to bring guests.

Monday, October 9, 2017

8:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Pre-Conference Workshops

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Local Area Tours

Acquaint yourself with Denver through a tour of the city.

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Opening Lunch

The official kick-off of the conference begins with a lunch and opening remarks.

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Executive Committee Meeting
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Concurrent Session 1
4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Transportation to Welcome Reception Venue
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Welcome Reception

This networking reception on Monday evening is the perfect time to connect with colleagues in an off-site venue. 

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

7:00 am – 5:00 pm
7:30 am – 10:00 am
Breakfast and Opening Keynote

Kick off the first full day of the conference with breakfast and thoughtful remarks from speakers.

10:15 am – 11:45 am

President’s Roundtable (invite only)

During this Presidents and Chancellors only working session participants will hear from experts and institutional leaders that have developed best practices, engage in robust discussion among peers, and develop strategies for returning home in several areas.

10:15 am – 11:45 am

Concurrent Session 2
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Luncheon Plenary

Enjoy a meal and thoughtful discussions during the luncheon plenary.

1:45 pm – 2:30 pm

Concurrent Session 3 - Lightning Rounds (45 minutes) + Sessions

2:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Coffee Break

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Concurrent Session 4

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Sponsor Information Session

Get to know the sponsors who made this year's conference possible and take advantage of special offers available to conference attendees.

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm



Poster & Networking Reception

CUMU is pleased to include educational posters as part of the Networking Reception. The poster presentations address topics relevant to the success and growth of our urban campuses. View the posters while networking with colleagues and enjoying cocktails and hors d'oeuvres. This is a great time to make connections, share stories, and exchange ideas.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

7:00 am – 11:00 am
7:30 am – 9:00 am
Team Breakfasts & Professional Development/Networking

The final day of the conference will open with an informal breakfast featuring numerous opportunities for networking and development, as well as for team discussions.

9:00 am – 10:30 am


Concurrent Session 5
10:45 am – 12:00 pm
Concurrent Session 6

12:00 pm  1:30 pm


Luncheon Plenary

The 2017 conference will wrap up with a final closing luncheon plenary.

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