Hosted by the Higher Education Partnership, the STARS Leadership & University Advocates Conference will be held July 30 - August 1, 2017 at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort and Spa in beautiful Destin, Florida. Following the theme: "Empowered Advocates, Energized Alabamians," the conference will feature specialty break-out sessions as well as general sessions, panel discussions and lunch with a featured speaker. This year's conference will include a 20th Anniversary Celebration on Sunday night to highlight the accomplishments of the Partnership and our advocates over the last 20 years as an organization. Also, HEP Board members should make plans to attend the board meeting which is scheduled for Tuesday, August 1st.
The STARS Leadership and University Advocates Conference offers a learning experience and a time to network with peers. Conference participants will enjoy an opportunity to acquire or enhance their skills of advocacy, while also gaining insight about issues facing Alabama.
Sponsors of our 2016 STARS Leadership & University Advocates Conference were as follows: