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Amazing things are going to happen at the Salesforce Higher Ed Summit, on April 16-18, 2019, in sunny San Diego, California. OwnBackup will be out in full force and we hope to meet you there!

In an effort to create a space for personal and professional development, Salesforce created the Higher Ed Summit, a day filled with innovation, excitement, and camaraderie. Higher Ed Trailblazers from across the country reunite annually in a community celebration to be inspired about how their institutions can grow and prosper.

Attending the Higher Ed Summit is a no-brainer and here are the top reasons why:

Reason #1: If you are an avid Salesforce User or if you are just getting started, the Summit can help you learn how to get more out of the Salesforce Platform. At the Higher Ed Summit, there are hundreds of sessions for users of all skill levels,  during which you will have the opportunity to engage with Salesforce experts and partners.

Reason #2: A special presentation will be given by Haley Gould, from Michigan State, on how Michigan State University accelerates IT operational efficiency with OwnBackup for Salesforce.

Haley Gould will be delving into the magic of the OwnBackup product from Smart Alerts that enable proactive data management, to powerful Sandbox Seeding and replication capabilities that save days of work. Gould will be giving a detailed description of  Michigan State University’s experience with OwnBackup and how they have helped accelerate their IT operational efficiency.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to witness, live, how actual OwnBackup for Salesforce customers leverage this top-rated AppExchange data protection application for efficiency and operational peace of mind.

This session attracted large crowds at Dreamforce 2018, so don’t miss your chance to see it in San Diego.

Reason #3: With over 2,000 attendees from every role and institution, Higher Ed Summit offers you a unique opportunity to build and strengthen your network and stay on top of the latest innovations. For even more networking opportunities, join us at the 2019 Salesforce.org Higher Ed Summit Happy Hour.
Location: Table 619 (just outside the expo)
Date: Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Time: 6:00pm PT

Reason #4: Also, make sure to check out the remarkable Keynote speakers that will be speaking at this year’s event, including:

  • Tara Westover- An American historian and writer known for her unique and courageous education journey. Her new book, Educated, is an account of the struggle for self-invention.
  • Admiral William H. McRaven- Commander of U.S. Special Operations Command. As the Chancellor of the UT System, he led one of the nation’s largest and most respected systems of higher education.
  • Earvin “Magic” Johnson- Role Model, Sports Legend, and Successful Entrepreneur.

These legendary professionals have proved, in more ways than one, what it means to be change-makers in today’s innovative world.

Register for the 2019 Higher Ed Summit today!