Featuring an all-new format, Stamats 2020 is the total recruitment package: Attendees will learn best practices for recruiting traditional students, explore innovative strategies for recruiting non-traditional students, and discover how to connect with each of these audiences using the latest tools and research. Every session, every workshop, and every speaker is focused on one goal—your success.
The full conference is $750 with options to select attendance for one, two, or three days. Optional workshops available on day one.
Chancellor of North Carolina
Agricultural and Technical
Vice President, Strategic Communications
& External Relations
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Senior Director of Enrollment
Concordia College-New York
Any higher ed professional who’s involved in the planning and implementation of marketing and programming directed at traditional (first-year freshmen, transfers) and non-traditional (undergraduate, graduate) students.
7:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m. - Workshops, Keynote, and Sessions
7:00 a.m – 11:00 a.m. - Registration and Workshops
8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. - 3 pre-conference workshops (3 hours each)
8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m. - Keynote and Sessions
Coffee and light breakfast included
Keynote: Richie C. Hunter, Vice President, Strategic Communications and External Relations at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Buffet lunch and presentation by Jason Jones, award winning photographer and filmmaker.
A full day of empowering information with two sessions to pick from each hour. Stamats’ strategists and thought leaders as well as higher education practitioners will examine digital best practices, website compliance, brand messaging, lead nurturing, and more—everything you need to know to build a more successful marketing and recruitment enterprise.
Networking and dinner opportunities in the evening.
8:00 a.m – 12:00 p.m. - Keynote and Sessions
Coffee and light breakfast included
Keynote: John McLoughlin, MPA, Senior Director of Enrollment at Concordia College-New York
A half-day of sessions devoted to solid proven marketing and recruitment strategies. Topics will cover best practices, innovative ideas, and real-world solutions that get results—all from higher ed professionals who are applying these strategies every day. Many sessions will include brand, marketing, and recruitment strategies for reaching traditional and transfer students.
Conference ends at Noon
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