Registration is Open

February 9 – 11, 2022 | Charlotte, NC

The Ideation and
Collaboration Institute
for HBCUs

A Gathering to Lead, Inspire, and Lift


Leveraging the Moment of Opportunity
to Creatively Imagine Solutions

“Merging dreamers with critical thinkers for a gathering that produces explosive ideas with pragmatic strategies to address the prevailing question around the viability of and sustainability of the contemporary HBCU.”

We are inviting dreamers, critical thinkers and thought leaders (public and private sector) to grapple with the imminent question: What does the future hold for the HBCUs?

What the
Ideation and Collaboration Institute
has to offer


Ideation spaces for scholars, practitioners, private industry leaders and administrators can marry dreams with practices to make sound practices that revolutionize the HBCU educational space.

Collaborative Connections

Quasi-Structured  design sessions centered around innovative solutions with colleagues from across the network of HBCUs.

Personal Recalibration

Socio-emotional, motivational, and inspirational interactive seminars to invigorate professionals who continue the work for HBCUs and develop as confident educational leaders.

Professional Development

The institute will offer specialized tracks for the major areas* and will be facilitated by scholars, practitioners, private sector leaders, and HBCU presidents.

Registration is Open

Register for
The Ideation and
Collaboration Institute
for HBCUs

February 9 – 11, 2022 | Charlotte, NC

Hotel(s) offering special group rate
Sheraton Charlotte Hotel for $149 per night
Le Méridien Charlotte for $169 per night

Special reservation link will be sent via email upon successful Registration and Payment.
Invoices may be generated upon special request. Contact
No refunds after January 9, 2022