Monday, August 21, 2017
The RP Group
RP Conference

Building Pathways to Success

Thursday-Friday, April 20-21, 2017  |  Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport  |  Burlingame, CA

This annual conference is the largest gathering of institutional researchers and planners in the California Community College system. 

Each year, the RP Conference convenes institutional researchers and planners in community colleges across California to exchange local approaches to common issues, learn about the latest developments in the field, and strengthen relationships within our community. It is a hands-on conference of your peers and by your peers, expanding your research and planning toolkit to help you support your institution's capacity for evidence-based decision-making and inquiry. 

Conference Features

  • A diverse selection of sessions highlighting tools, resources, and approaches addressing critical issues surrounding research, planning and policy, assessment, and leadership

  • Presentation of the 2017 RP Awards recognizing excellence in Research, Planning, and Thesis/Dissertation

  • Statewide and national updates by the RP Group and the California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office

  • A pre-conference session to welcome newcomers to the institutional research and planning community

  • Numerous opportunities to grow your professional network and connect with colleagues, old and new


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2017 RP Conference

Building Pathways to Success

Thursday-Friday, April 20-21, 2017  

Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport

Burlingame, CA

Planning Team

Bri Hays

Senior Dean | Institutional Effectiveness, Success, and Equity, Cuyamaca College (Co-chair)

Denice Inciong

District Director | Research, Planning and Data Management, South Orange County Community College District (Co-chair)

Erik Cooper

Dean of Planning | Research and Resource Development, Sierra College

Adore Davidson

Director of Professional Development | RP Group

Lan Hao

Director of Institutional Research | Planning and Effectiveness, Citrus College

Jake Kevari

Director of Institutional Effectiveness | Copper Mountain College

Daylene Meuschke

Dean | Institutional Research, Planning and Institutional Effectiveness, College of the Canyons

Mallory Newell

College Researcher | De Anza College

Karen Rothstein

Associate Dean of Student Success | Long Beach City College

Brad Trimble

Faculty Researcher | Sierra College