2019 HESS Member Institutions Conference - Registration is OPEN NOW!

The 2019 HESS Consortium Member Institutions Conference

Tuesday, November 19 & Wednesday, November 20, 2019
at the Embassy Suites Hotel, Nashville Airport

This year's schedule will be two full days of software demonstrations, cohort and executive discussions as well as presentations from member institutions and our HESS solutions partners.  The conference will feature sessions on both Tuesday (11/19) and Wednesday (11/20) on topics ranging from best-practices from our member institutions to implementation reports to hands-on solutions presentations from our ERP and LMS solutions partners.

We continue our unique concurrent format for solutions demonstration sessions from our solutions providers, giving you and your staff a deeper look at the functionality and usability of ERP and LMS software.  We will also be adding presentations from our consulting partners as well as presentations by some of our members on implementation projects on their campuses.

This year's HESS Conference promises to be one of the most useful and practical conferences for you and your staff leaders to experience solutions available and talk with other private, non-profit college and university colleagues.  Register now for the early registration and we will see you all in Nashville, TN.  Scroll down to see our preliminary schedule.

EARLY conference registration for individuals of member institutions is still a low $89 and now a $200 group price for 4 people from a single member institution.  Please note that our conference is still member-funded so no sponsorships are allowed from our business partners.  Business partners are only required to pay for demo space and A/V needed for their meetings and presentations.

Two full days of seminars, delegate discussions and ERP and LMS demonstration sessions for you and your campus staff, all focused on IT operations in private, non-profit institutions. This year, the 2019 HESS Consortium Member Institutions Conference will feature the following:

  • TWO FULL DAYS of sessions from our partner companies, consulting partners and members' best practices sessions for IT staff professionals

  • Report on HESS member institutions, their software planning, opinions and ratings from the 2019 HESS member report 

  • Executive HESS Cohort meetings with our major ERP providers including executives from Campus Management, Ellucian, Jenzabar, Oracle, Unit4 and Workday

  • HESS Cohort Group meetings with your solution providers' executive leadership

  • Meet representatives from the Consortium's new contract partners - D2L, Mythics/Oracle, Unit4 and Workday!

  • The HESS Consortium's "software demonstration day" from our software partners, enabling conference attendees to see the functionality of a variety of different solutions in one day

  • AND special sessions to review and discuss the new HESS/ E&I joint cooperative contract agreements with our ERP and LMS awardees



Authorize.net Secure Conference Registration 
for November 19 & 20, 2019

10 Century Blvd.
Nashville, TN  37214

CLICK HERE to register online at the HESS Conference Hotel Rate

or call 615-871-0033

If calling to make your reservations, please make sure to ask for the HESS Consortium Conference Rate when booking your hotel room(s).










Planned Software, Hardware and Consulting Partners attending
(The HESS Consortium offers no sponsorship opportunities)

Current HESScloud Cohort Contract Awardee Partners


Current HESS Discount Parters