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HighEdWeb Michigan - Wayne State University - April 20-21, 2015

(opens new window)Registration is now open for the 2015 HighEdWeb Regional Conference in Michigan (opens new window) to be held at Wayne State University April 20-21! This is the regional, personal development opportunity you’ve been waiting for.

The cost to attend HighEdWeb Michigan is only $85, which grants you access to:

  • A full day and a half of dynamic presentations by higher ed web professionals, many of whom come from your peer institutions
  • One much-anticipated Keynote presentation (opens new window)
  • Two breakfast networking opportunities
  • An evening exploring downtown Detroit with heavy appetizers and networking
  • Conference swag
  • Swagger (the satisfaction of knowing you’re on the cutting edge)

Space is limited, we have sold out quickly each year.

Register today (opens new window)! HighEdWeb regional conferences are a great venue for attendees to join and benefit from great conversations that help them when they get back to the office. We anticipate a full house this year, and would like you to be a part of this incredible event.

The Michigan Regional Conference of the Higher Education Web Professionals Association is delighted to introduce our keynote speaker, Carl Erickson.

# Keynote: Carl Erickson

Keynote: Carl Erickson (opens new window)Carl Erickson (opens new window) is the president and co-founder of Atomic Object (opens new window), a 50-person software product development consultancy with offices in Grand Rapids, Detroit, and Ann Arbor. Atomic Object builds web, mobile, desktop, and device software products for clients ranging from startups to the Fortune 500.

Before founding Atomic in 2001, Carl was a VP of Engineering at a failed dot-com startup (briefly), and a university professor (not so briefly).

Carl also shares his experience on his blog Great Not Big – Experiments in Running a Small, Innovative Company (opens new window).

# Travel & Lodging

Lodging available (opens new window) from $169/night high atop Detroit on the riverfront. Limited HighEdWeb room rates expire on March 26th. It doesn't cost up front to reserve your room, ensure you have a place to stay today.

Questions? Contact the HighEdWeb Michigan committee at hewebmi@gmail.com. Follow @hewebMI (opens new window) on Twitter for updates and information about the event, and join the conversation with the #hewebMI (opens new window) hashtag.

See you in Detroit this April!