Join us at a regional conference in Grand Rapids, Michigan

From programmers, marketers and social pros, to managers, designers and writers, together we'll explore and find solutions for the unique issues around digital at colleges and universities.


Put Accessibility into Practice: Experience Design for the Edge Case

Lija Hogan partners with people who use empathy and data to create compelling and inclusive products and user experiences. She is a UX consultant, researcher and educator at UserTesting, a lecturer at the University of Michigan School of Information and an instructor on Coursera and LinkedIn.

This talk will focus on strategic and tactical recommendations that you can use to improve your approach to accessibility across campus.

Sponsored by Beacon.

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Less travel. More HighEdWeb.

Regional conferences offer a low-cost way to learn and connect with your peers. Regardless of where you work in higher education — IT, marketing, admissions, advancement or academics — we welcome you.

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Relatable presenters

Learn from experienced higher ed professionals who will share their knowledge and expertise.

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Meet sponsors — and find products and services that can help advance your school.

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HighEdWeb offers professional development throughout the year — tailored for colleges and universities. Find solutions for the issues facing digital teams in higher ed.

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