ACE2018, the American Council on Education’s 100th Annual Meeting, is the country’s most distinguished higher education event, convening nearly 2,000 leaders from deans to presidents from all institutional types. Join us March 10-13 in Washington, DC, to generate fresh perspectives for practical leadership solutions, network with top leaders across all higher education sectors, and bring data-driven insights back to your campus.
John J. DeGioia, president of Georgetown University (DC), moderated a conversation at ACE2017 between Sandy Baum, senior fellow at the Urban Institute, and Anthony P. Carnevale, director of Georgetown’s Center on Education & the Workforce. The March 13 session focused on the economic and non-economic purposes of a postsecondary education, and how to re-engage society in the discussion.
Joichi “Joi” Ito, an internationally prominent activist, entrepreneur and venture capitalist, delivered the keynote speech at the ACE2017 Monday luncheon plenary session on innovation. Ito, the director of the MIT Media Lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, is currently exploring how radical new approaches to science and technology can transform and improve society.