Don’t miss out on this one-of-a-kind event! Event limited to the first 500 higher education institutional registrants.
This conference, which is dedicated 100% to CBE, will help you understand, plan or enhance competency-based education through facilitated sessions, focused on listening, learning and leading.
(Member-only Convening on October 21)
Palm Springs, California
Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa
At CBExchange You Will:
- Share experiences, questions
andlessons with event organizers, funders and researchers who want to hear from you.
- Learn from thought leaders and peers about the latest CBE research, design models and materials.
- Return with new resources and contacts to help you lead CBE at the programmatic, institutional, or state-system level.
You Should Attend If You Are:
- Interested in, or developing a competency-based education program at an institution of higher education.
- Already managing a CBE program that hasn’t grown to full-scale.
- Looking for a way to connect with others who are developing a CBE program or who are already managing one.
- Anxious to share your lessons learned and challenges.
- Wanting to get your hands on the latest research and tools to help you with your CBE work.
You’ll Learn About:
- Results from the largest survey to date of institutions developing CBE programs.
- Baseline data from institutional partners to help shape your CBE programs.
- Essential CBE practices and design elements.
- Preview and utilize new resources designed to help field leaders like yourself.
- A host of learning outcomes in every interactive session.
On Twitter, use #CBExchange! Refund policy: Full refund up to 30 days prior. 50% refund between 15-30 days prior. 0% refund within 2 weeks of conference.
Travel / Hotel
Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa is located in greater Palm Springs, California. The Resort sits in the heart of Indian Wells and a taxi ride from the El Paseo Shopping and Dining District.
Guests planning to stay at our spacious Indian Wells resort hotel may choose from three airports serving our desert community. The concierge team
Distances From Hotel
Palm Springs International Airport (PSP): 15 miles, 30-40 minutes
Ontario International Airport: 86 miles, 1.5 hours
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX): 140 miles, 2.5 hours
Service First Transportation
Service First has a variety of professional vehicles available for transport to/from the Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa. Drivers are prompt, punctual, efficient, and accommodating. Personal Palm Springs transportation service provided by Service First is also available 24-hours a day once you have arrived at the Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa. To reserve Service First transportation now, please call (760) 285-5906.
Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa offers several parking options to make your stay even more convenient. Feel at ease regarding the safety and proximity of your vehicle, with the self-parking lot located on site.
October through May
First 15 min free,
Guests utilizing the outlets and/or Indian Wells Residents will receive complimentary parking validations. There will be a maximum cap of 3 hours. Full rates apply after that past the three-hour cap.
Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa is the ideal retreat where you can relax, play, and indulge. Nestled in 45 acres of lush desert scape, our resort offers a wonderful variety of leisure pursuits, including two championship golf courses, tennis, swimming pools, private poolside cabanas, and a deluxe spa.
Looking for fun things to do in Indian Wells and Palm Springs? You’ll find a rich assortment of arts and culture, including various art museums, an air museum, the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, and the Children’s Discovery Museum. If you’re into some outdoor adventure, tee off on the 36-hole Indian Wells Golf Resort, adjacent to the property, or explore one of the desert’s hiking trails. Try your luck at one of the casinos surrounding our resort or test your need for speed at the nearby BMW Performance Center.
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