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Influential Leaders to Spark Conversations at ACE2017

December 21, 2016


​An internationally recognized activist and venture capitalist, a leading public university president, and provocative thinkers from the ideological left and right are among the roster of speakers who will be featured at ACE2017, ACE’s 99th Annual Meeting, March 11-14, in Washington, DC.

Joichi “Joi” Ito, an internationally prominent activist, entrepreneur and venture capitalist, will be the keynote speaker at the Monday luncheon plenary on innovation, sponsored by TIAA.

Teresa A. Sullivan, president of the University of Virginia, will keynote the Robert H. Atwell Plenary sponsored by Fidelity Investments, on Sunday evening, March 12.

Conservative Arthur C. Brooks, president of the American Enterprise Institute, and progressive Neera Tanden, CEO of the Center for American Progress, will engage in a dialogue during the March 14 closing plenary.

ACE2017 is the country’s most distinguished higher education event, convening nearly 2,000 leaders from deans to presidents and chancellors. It will enable institutional leaders to generate fresh perspectives for practical solutions, network with top leaders across all higher education sectors, and bring data-driven insights back to campus.

Click here to visit the ACE2017 website for more information and to register. Join the conversation on Twitter at #ACE2017DC.

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