Conference Tracks

Welcome to the Alliance Virtual 2021 Track Listings!  We are proud to announce new groupings this year that will better align with the Higher Education industry. Take a few minutes to review and identify the appropriate track(s) for you!  If you have track specific questions, please reach out to the track chair.


Constituent Experience (CX)

Improving business processes and outcomes across the full higher education lifecycle via knowledge-sharing and best practice modelling between institutions, colleagues and vendors.


Consisting of the combination of Grants, Contracts & Billing, Procurement to Pay, General Ledger, and Budget groups.

Human Capital Management (HCM)

Helping build your workforce with actionable insights, collaborative support on tools, and attract/retain the best talent with the backing of our membership.

Project & Change Management (PCM)

Promoting the sharing of information, tools and resources which highlight best practice in the above topics from member institutions around the world.

Research Management

Promoting the information and common opportunities that are shared among the higher education systems. Join us to exchange research results and take part in the ongoing discussion between experts.

Student Information System (SIS)

Today more than ever we need to work collaboratively with our peers from other business areas. The Student Information System track focuses on a variety of topics related to Academic Advising, Admissions, Campus Community, Financial Aid, Student Financials, and Student Records.

Technical & Reporting

Enabling members to meet and exceed institution expectations by empowering them with information that is consistent, accurate, and actionable on the latest technology applications.

Community Discussions

Promoting the sharing of information, tools and resources which highlight best practice in relevant topics from member institutions everywhere.


Providing advice and guidance on the technology underpinning the software applications used by the Higher Education community.

Leading Change

Topics that outline development throughout Higher Education. Tell us about how you are leading the change in our industry. Here are a few ideas to get the wheels spinning: remote work, diversity and inclusion, and career/professional development.


Working closely with the users to improve products and take advantage of emerging technologies used by member institutions.