Keeping Pace with Evolving Technologies

The tech landscape changes at a staggering pace. As tech emerges, shifts and advances, the breadth of the landscape expands as well. We are devoted to staying both current and flexible – and helping our clients do the same. Check back frequently for our in-person seminars, webinars, conferences we’re attending, or other special events — or contact us to join our email list for notifications.

Upcoming Events

The Close It Summit 2017

September 25 - 27, 2017 | (Chicago, IL) To connect with industry thought leaders and contribute to the career pathways development discussion, Five Star President and Cofounder Lou Camerlengo will be attending the 2017 Close It conference in Chicago, Illinois. Produced by Innovate+Educate, many topics will be covered, including Innovation & Transformation in Career Services (hosted ... Learn more

GPNP Summit 2017

October 5 - 6, 2017 | (Pittsburgh, PA) The mission of Greater Pittsburgh Nonprofit Partnership (GPNP), formed by The Forbes Funds and regional nonprofit leadership, is to engage and connect nonprofits — across missions — to build partnerships that strengthen the effectiveness and sustainability of services provided to the community. To further the goals of strengthening ... Learn more

MCCA Annual Convention 2017

November 1 - 3, 2017 | (Branson, MO) In their role as a statewide organization through which Missouri’s community colleges work together to advance common agendas, The Missouri Community College Association (MCCA) Missouri STEM Workforce Innovations Network initiative (MoSTEMWINs) has complementary goals with the Massachusetts Community College system (MCCS) Guided Pathways to STEM (GPSTEM) initiative. These ... Learn more

CAEL International Conference 2017

November 15 - 17, 2017 | (San Diego, CA) In support of credit for prior learning initiatives and the alignment of education, training, and hiring, Five Star is attending the CAEL International Conference 2017 in San Diego, California. Five Star Careerware™ solutions for higher education and workforce development are also being showcased. Five Star is a CAEL ... Learn more

Complete College America 2017

November 29 - December 1, 2017 | (New Orleans, LA) To connect with industry thought leaders and contribute to the guided pathways discussion, Five Star President and Cofounder Lou Camerlengo will be attending the Complete College America (CCA) 2017 Annual Convening in New Orleans, Louisiana. The convening, themed as “Access to the American Dream” will focus ... Learn more

Past Events

Blazing Trails

On Demand | (Webinar)  Enrollment demographics are shifting from recent high school graduates to adults over 25 that possess an array of experience that often translates to college credit. To serve this new generation of students, institutions are developing strategies that encourage adult learners to apply, persist and complete. One ... Learn more

Educational Technology Cooperative

June 29, 2017 | (Webinar)  As part of their Educational Technology Cooperative 2017 Summer Webinar Series, the Southern Region Education Board (SREB) recently produced the webinar "Step Up – Prior Learning Assessments in West Virginia" which highlighted the prior learning assessment system Five Star developed for West Virginia Community and ... Learn more

UNCF CPI Annual Convening

June 26 - 28, 2017 | (Atlanta, GA)  UNCF and Lilly Endowment, Inc. joined forces with historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and predominantly black institutions (PBIs) to establish the UNCF Career Pathways Initiative (CPI). CPI aims to improve the ability of educational institutions to serve their two primary stakeholders: ... Learn more

National Institute on the Assessment of Adult Learning

June 14 - 16, 2017 | (Atlantic City, NJ)  Advancing best practices of adult learning assessment is the primary mission of the National Institute on the Assessment of Adult Learning, as well as the main goal of the association’s intensive learning summit, held annually. At this year’s event, Five Star ... Learn more

Commonwealth Workforce Coalition

May 11, 2017 | (Sturbridge, MA)  Attendees of the Commonwealth Workforce Coalition (CWC) annual conference will get a sneak peak of Five Star’s data integration solutions designed to support the Massachusetts Community College system GPSTEM project. Funded by a US DOL grant, the GPSTEM project’s mission is to advance training ... Learn more

NAWB The Forum 2017

March 25 - 28, 2017 | (Washington DC)  Five Star is presenting a workshop as well as exhibiting at this year’s The Forum 2017 — the National Association of Workforce Board (NAWB) premier event where more than 1,500 workforce development professionals and leaders in business, government, labor and education convene to ... Learn more

Pittsburgh’s Steel City Codefest 2017

March 31 – April 7, 2017 | (Pittsburgh, PA)  As an Iron Sponsor for Steel City Codefest, Five Star continues to rally behind the notion that, when it comes to technology, even a little bit can go a long way. During the week-long coding spree, top software developers and designers ... Learn more


January 25 - 28, 2017 | (Newport Beach, CA)  To continue in support of credit for prior learning initiatives and the alignment of education, training, and hiring, Five Star President and Cofounder Lou Camerlengo is attending the AACC’s Workforce Development Institute 2017 (WDI) in Newport Beach, California. Five Star solutions for higher ... Learn more