Virtual Innovations Conference

The live event is over, but it's not too late to register. Registration for on-demand content through February 2022 available now!

The League's Innovations Conference will be held March 1-4, 2021. In keeping with efforts to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, this event will be held online. This event is hosted by Delta College.

The Innovations Conference, now in its 23rd year, is the foremost convening for professionals dedicated to improving and enhancing teaching and learning, leadership and management, and the community college experience. This international event provides a forum for collaboration among academic experts and thought leaders, while granting participants exclusive access to the most inventive and inspirational community college programs from around the world.

Keynote Speakers

Opening General Session

Tuesday General Session

"Human Work in the Age of Smart Machines"

"Post-COVID Future of Higher Education"

Jamie Merisotis

President and CEO, Lumina Foundation

Scott Jaschik
CEO and Editor, Inside Higher Ed

Wednesday General Session

Thursday General Session

"Reset: An Opportunity to Rise Above"

"Resilience" and
League Awards Celebration

Ken Steele

Higher Education Strategist
President and Chief Futurist, Eduvation

Mary S. Spilde
President Emerita, Lane Community College
Leadership Coach, Achieving the Dream

Conference Topics

  • Leadership and Organization
  • Learning and Teaching
  • Student Success
  • Workforce Preparation and Development

 sessions in each conference topic

Conference Features

  • Comprehensive, easy-to-use virtual platform
  • Innovative and engaging keynote speakers discussing critical issues facing community college educators
  • Engaging and thought-provoking concurrent sessions
  • Recognition of League award recipients
  • Express Connections, where participants and exhibitors interact one-on-one in a virtual environment
  • An extensive virtual exhibit hall featuring education products and services
  • Opportunities to exchange ideas with colleagues throughout the event
  • Access to session recordings through February 2022



Conference Contacts

Registration & Presenters

Robin Piccirilli

Sponsors & Exhibitors

Event Producers