Join Fellow Community College Professionals at the Innovations Conference


Join fellow community college educators and leaders at Innovations 2020 in Seattle, Washington, March 1-4. The Innovations Conference, now in its 22nd 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.

Conference Topics

  • Learning and Teaching
  • Leadership and Organization
  • Workforce Preparation and Development
  • Student Success
  • Basic Skills and Developmental Education
  •  sessions in each conference topic

Conference Features

  • Innovative and engaging keynote speakers discussing critical issues facing community college educators
  • Hundreds of thought-provoking breakout sessions (special sessions, forums, roundtable discussions, and poster sessions)
  • Recognition of League award recipients
  • An extensive exhibit hall featuring education products and services
  • Opportunities to exchange ideas with colleagues throughout the event
  • 24-hour wireless Internet hotspot

Register* for this premier event by the early registration deadline—November 15—to save. League Board and League Alliance college discounts apply. Registration fees provide access to general sessions, special sessions, forums, roundtable discussions, poster sessions, coffee and refreshment breaks, and the exhibit hall. *Registration payment, refund, and cancellation policies apply.

This year’s conference takes place at the Hyatt Regency Seattle. Located in the heart of downtown Seattle, this hotel is within a mile of Seattle’s must-see attractions, including the Space Needle, Chihuly Garden and Glass, Pike Place Market, and more. Make your reservations today! The deadline for reserving your room at the special conference rate is February 6.

Sponsor an activity or exhibit at this international conference for maximum exposure to the community college market. Visit the Expo & Sponsors pages to learn more.

For more information, visit the 2020 Innovations Conference website. This event is hosted by Seattle Colleges and Bellevue College.