2018 - Upcoming Annual Meeting

     

     CGS 2018 Annual Meeting

     

       Preparing Ethical Leaders

     

       December 5-8, 2018

     

     

     

         Location:

         Omni Shoreham Hotel

         Washington, DC 20008

     

    Registration opens August 2018

     

    Annual Meeting participants will explore important issues in graduate education. Enjoy a unique forum to meet leaders in your field and exchange ideas and information. Graduate deans; associate and assistant deans; faculty and staff from colleges and universities; association, federal and state agency, and other education-related administrators; graduate students, and others interested in graduate education are welcome.

     

    Pre-meeting workshops and the CGS opening dinner and reception kicks off the meeting on December 5. The meeting continues December 6-8 with plenary sessions, concurrent sessions, and the annual awards ceremony luncheon. A lively exhibit hall will feature coffee and snack breaks, December 6-7.

     

    For information about exhibiting at the meeting or sponsorship opportunities, please see our 2018 Marketing Prospectus or contact Adrienne Vincent.

     

    CGS is the leading source of information, data analysis, and trends in graduate education. Our benchmarking data help member institutions to assess performance in key areas, make informed decisions, and develop plans that are suited to their goals.
    CGS Best Practice initiatives address common challenges in graduate education by supporting institutional innovations and sharing effective practices with the graduate community. Our programs have provided millions of dollars of support for improvement and innovation projects at member institutions.
    As the national advocate for graduate education, CGS serves as a resource for policymakers and others on issues concerning graduate education, research, and scholarship. CGS members receive regular updates of legislative and regulatory proposals impacting graduate education and are provided resources to use in advocacy efforts on their campuses and with policymakers and other constituents. 
    CGS is an authority on global trends in graduate education and a leader in the international graduate community. Our resources and meetings on global issues help members internationalize their campuses, develop sustainable collaborations, and prepare their students for a global future.