2017 Annual Conference

Theme: Plotting the Course: Showing the Way to Institutional Success

42nd Annual Conference
November 8-10, 2017
Hilton Concord Hotel

The CAIR Board of Directors would like you to mark your calendar for our upcoming 2017 conference.

This year’s conference will showcase many outstanding presentations from all segments of higher education as well as professional development workshops aimed to expand your skill set and increase your knowledge on the latest trends in the field of institutional research. The conference is a perfect opportunity to network with fellow colleagues, hear from professionals in the field, and learn about the latest services and software available to IR. Whatever your reason, CAIR is a must attend event for IR professionals.

The conference will be held on November 8-10 at the Hilton Concord Hotel. A nightly rate of $159 + tax has been negotiated for conference attendees.

Program Guide

The full program, including session descriptions and food and beverage information is available in the Program Guide.

Conference App

The 2017 CAIR Conference App includes session times, descriptions and food and beverage information. You can download the app to your smart phone or tablet by searching in the App Store™ and Google Play™ using the keywords “CAIR 2017”,  or by using following these links:

If you download the app to an iPad, be sure to select iPhone Only apps from the App Store menu.

When you first launch the app, you will be asked to create a Profile (or account). By doing so, you will be able to share photos, messages, connect with other attendees, and access your Favorites (that is, a personal schedule) from multiple devices (such as your phone or your tablet).  If you have any questions about downloading or using the app, please contact Paula Krist (PKrist@sandiego.edu) or Leeshawn Moore (lmoore@laverne.edu).

The 2017 Conference Sponsors




Higer Ed Profiles Digital Measures
Campus Labs


Strategic Planning Online