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We offer an extensive calendar of events, webinars and training courses to help you succeed as an independent school enrollment leader.

Upcoming Events

Annual Conference 2021

Sep
 
21
25
Sep
 
25
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Annual Conference 2021

September
 
21
25
EMA's in-person and online annual conference. Are you ready to recharge, reunite, and recommit?Enrollment leaders around the world have reinvented their work, their schools, and themselves. Chances are you might be looking forward to an opportunity to fill up on inspiration, energy, and hope. AC21 is the place to start!

Meet up for LGBTQ+ Enrollment Professionals

Oct
 
5
 
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5:00 pm - 5:30 pm ET

Meet up for LGBTQ+ Enrollment Professionals

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm ET
October
 
5
Connect and gather your thoughts about how EMA can best support LGBTQ+ professionals in independent schools.

Anti-Bias Symposium: Continuing the Conversation

Oct
 
26
 
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11:00am - 3:15pm ET

Anti-Bias Symposium: Continuing the Conversation

11:00am - 3:15pm ET
October
 
26
Join us as we continue the conversation about equity in Independent Schools We welcome first time attendees and those who joined us in January for the initial Anti-Bias Symposium. This event promises to continue the conversation, take a deeper dive and offer diverse topics and speakers with a focus on the whole school enrollment approach to our important DEI work.

Financial Aid Symposium

Dec
 
7
 
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11:00 am - 3:00 pm ET

Financial Aid Symposium

11:00 am - 3:00 pm ET
December
 
7
SAVE THE DATE - Registration opens soon! Join experts in the field as we dive into the nuts and bolts of financial aid reviewing and planning. Don't miss keynote Mark Mitchell of NAIS as he explores the outlook and season of 2022. Members of ALC will also be sharing their expertise throughout the day.

Marketing Symposium

Apr
 
7
 
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11:00 am - 3:00 pm ET

Marketing Symposium

11:00 am - 3:00 pm ET
April
 
7
SAVE THE DATE - Registration opens soon! Join us for a half-day session and hear from experts in the field. Team up with enrollment managers and marketing experts to refine your marketing efforts.

Character Symposium

Jun
 
23
 
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11:00 am - 3:00 pm ET

Character Symposium

11:00 am - 3:00 pm ET
June
 
23
SAVE THE DATE - Registration opens soon! EMA's Character Symposium brings together the best minds working in character education to help school leaders chart a path forward for the coming school year.

Online Courses

Beyond Zoom: Admission Tactics

This course is designed to help you learn ways to go 'Beyond Zoom' to ensure your school's first impression on families, is its best impression. Full course details are now available.

Video Production Bootcamp: 7 Videos You Can Make Right Now

This course will teach you how to make seven videos to support your school admission and marketing efforts. Also included are gear lists, production guides, and royalty-free music.

Anti-Bias & Retention Symposium Recordings

School leaders understand retention and anti-bias are both critical topics for the whole school. Did you miss our live symposiums? We've got you covered. Purchase immediate access to recordings from both events for your whole school!

Admissions Best Practices Certificate Course: East Asia

This on-demand course will help admission leaders, heads of school, & deputy heads of school at international schools in East Asia learn best practices in admission. Full course details are now available.

Character Skills Snapshot: Making the Snapshot Work for You

On-going
Join us to learn more about The Character Skills Snapshot. You'll learn about how the assessment works, explore how to integrate it into your process, and take a trial assessment yourself. Earn a certificate for completion of this course!

International Schools: Rethinking Admission Due to COVID-19

Rethinking Admission Due to COVID-19 an updated verison of our popular course redesigned specifically for international schools.

Recorded Sessions

Can't attend a live event? Check out our recorded webinars.

EMA Annual Conference 2021

Are you ready to recharge, reunite, and recommit? Enrollment leaders around the world have reinvented their work, their schools, and themselves. Chances are you might be looking forward to an opportunity to fill up on inspiration, energy, and hope. AC21 is the place to start!

EMA events help you Yield Your Best.

Connect in Person.

Attend exclusive events and trainings, and receive discounts to the EMA Annual Conference, the largest independent school enrollment management conference in the country.

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Enhance Your Skill Set.

EMA’s professional development programs not only help you discover new ways to solve the daily problems you face, but also ensure you’re constantly building your own portfolio of skills.

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Build Stronger Networks.

Connect with a community of peers, gain insights from others in your network, and access specialized thought-leader articles and resources.

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We have a variety of opportunities for sponsors to participate with EMA. Options include, one of our virtual or in-person events, our podcasts, and other high-visibility opportunities.

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