Please note: All times are listed in U.S. Eastern Time Zone. The schedule is tentative and subject to change. This page will reflect the most up-to-date details.  

Tuesday, July 9 (Pre-Convening Arrivals) 

12:00 a.m.- 12:00 a.m.  Arrive in Atlanta, GA  

Wednesday, July 10, 2024 

7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.  Registration and Continental Breakfast at Morehouse School of Medicine 
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Welcome and Opening Statement - Dr. Valerie Montgomery-Rice, MD, FACOG, President and CEO, Morehouse School of Medicine  
9:00 a.m.9:10 a.m.  Introduction of Plenary Speaker 

9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.  Opening Planning Session with Q&ADr. Lauren Lopez, VP of Planning, Assessment and Institutional Research, Clark Atlanta University  

10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Coffee Break   
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Sessions 1A 

  • Dr. Robbie K. Melton – Acting Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs, Tennessee State University 

  • Mr. Jacques DetiegeDirector of Institutional Research and Analytics, Dillard University 

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Luncheon and Keynote Address - Dr. Donald Palm, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Florida A&M University 

1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Session 1B – Watermark Insights 

2:20 p.m. - Load Buses and Depart for Microsoft Technology Center 

3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - Microsoft Experience Center Tour 

Thursday, July 11, 2024 

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.  Networking Breakfast at Morehouse School of Medicine 
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.  Session 2A - Dr. Alexei Matveev 

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.  Break 

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Session 2B –  

  • Dr. Bridget Dewees – Assistant VP of Institutional Effectiveness, Claflin University 

  • Ms. Constance Garnes – Program Manager of Assessment, Morehouse School of Medicine 

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Lunch and Learn (Examples of High-Impact Assessment and IE Practices) 

1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.  Closing Plenary Session – Dr. Itihari Toure, McCormick Theological Seminary 

1:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Closing Remarks - Dr. Mark Howse, Chair, HBCU-CEEQA Associate Vice President, Institutional Effectiveness & Director of Assessment and Educational Outcomes, Morehouse School of Medicine 

2:00 p.m. Convening Concludes