2017 Annual SoACE Conference

The 2017 Annual SoACE Conference will take place December 10 - 13 at the Marriott Rivercenter in San Antonio, TX. Click here to watch a video on why you should attend the SoACE Conference!

Conference Benefits

  • Network with career services and college recruiting colleagues.
  • Get up-to-date information on trends and issues affecting the profession.
  • Learn best practices that you can adapt for your program.
  • Benchmark with like organizations and institutions.
  • Explore new and emerging technologies.
  • Share challenges and solutions with your professional community.
  • Learn about new products and services for the field that can help you cut costs and increase your productivity.

Conference Programs

Click here to view the 2017 conference presentations.



Conference Consulting

We will again be providing conference goers with an opportunity to meet with a subject-matter expert to discuss issues relevant to career services and recruiting. The consulting service provides a practical means to get feedback, expand your knowledge, and address on-the-job issues with an experienced leader in our field.

This service is free of charge, and our team of seasoned professionals serving as consultants is made solely of SoACE members. 

The process is simple:

  1. Click this link to be taken to the consulting services form.
  2. Choose the consultant with whom you would like to meet.
  3. Choose the topic(s) you would like to discuss.
  4. Click submit!

A meeting time and location will be arranged between you and the consultant.  Meetings will last 60 minutes, and meeting space is available in the conference hotel.  Meeting times are available on a first come, first served basis.

Questions? Contact Gary Alan Miller, Chair, SoACE Consulting Services - garyalanmiller@unc.edu

2017 Conference Sponsors

Diamond ($10,000+)

Silver ($1,000 - $2,499)


Bronze ($500 - $999)


A la Carte Sponsors

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Tuesday Morning Break: 

Tuesday Evening Event

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