Are you ready to innovate?

Leading Innovation through Technology

March 9-10, 2023

South Carolina Aeronautical Training Center (SCATC), bldg. 1000, at Trident Technical College

North Charleston, South Carolina

2023 Thursday Plenary Speaker:
Brian Smith

Brian Smith Assistant Dean for the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Tri-County Technical College. Brian has more than 30 years of experience across industry and higher education, Brian’s experience working with students, faculty, and employers gives him the perspective to discuss how representation matters.  Brian’s work helping to build the Division of Business and Public Service demonstrates how representation matters.

2023 Friday Keynote Speaker:
David Troutman, PhD

David Troutman is Deputy Commissioner for Academic Affairs and Innovation for the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. He is also the Director of the Post-Secondary Employment Outcomes (PSEO) Partnership Project. Dr. Troutman is an experienced researcher and data steward with a proven record of achievement and leadership in higher education. He is skilled at transforming data into timely and meaningful information to support strategic decisions and policies and to enhance insight, transparency, and accountability.

2023 Friday Featured Speaker: Denise Young, PhD

Denise York Young joined SACSCOC as a vice president in 2017. Immediately prior, she was associate provost at the University of North Georgia, where she had responsibility for SACSCOC accreditation, assessment, and institutional research and facilitated planning processes. Over the past 30+ years, she has taught and served in administrative positions at a wide range of institutions — community college, for-profit university, small faith-related universities, and medium-to–large public universities.

We are grateful for our conference sponsors!

Conference Registration

Please complete the two steps below.

Step 1
Let Us Know You’re Attending

    Step 2
    Pay Conference Registration

    The conference registration fee is $270 (annual membership is included free with registration). ​

    • For full-time graduate students, we are able to offer the special rate of $135.
    • If you wish to be become/remain a member of SCAIR but cannot attend the conference this year, please select the Membership Fee Only option ($50).

    Paying Online is the preferred method of payment for the SCAIR Conference and membership, but if you would like to pay by check (payable to SCAIR – tax id 45-2441434) you may do so. Send this conference registration form and check to:

    Catherine Watt, SCAIR Treasurer
    PMB 344
    501 Old Greenville Hwy Ste 8
    Clemson, SC 29631-1788

    SCAIR 2023 Conference Registration


    SCAIR has reserved a block of rooms with a special price at the DoubleTree by Hilton North Charleston Convention Center.

    Click here to book. Group code is “SCI”


    Hotel Information:

    5264 International Blvd, North Charleston, SC 29418


    Hotel Website