About the Event

P3•EDU is an invitation-only event bringing together a select group of university leaders and a handful of private company CEOs to network and share best practices around public-private partnerships in higher education. For more information, please contact the host at info@p3edu.com.

P3•EDU 2019 Starts in:


About George Mason University

George Mason University is Virginia’s largest public research university. Located near Washington, D.C., Mason enrolls 35,000 students from 130 countries and all 50 states. Mason has grown rapidly over the past half-century and is recognized for its innovation and entrepreneurship, remarkable diversity and commitment to accessibility. Learn more at www.gmu.edu

2019 Schedule-at-a-Glance

Unless otherwise noted, all activities shall take place at:

George Mason University  |  Founders Hall  |  3351 Fairfax Drive  |  Arlington, VA

Day 1

Monday, April 29

5:30pm – 7:30pm
Welcome reception 


Day 2

Tuesday, April 30

Registration; Continental breakfast

Opening remarks; Morning sessions


Afternoon sessions


Day 3

Wednesday, May 1

Continental breakfast

Welcome; Morning sessions

Closing remarks; Lunch

Day 4

Program Highlights

Peer universities share their experience in partnering with private companies across a range of areas, including:

  • Enabling the design and growth of online degree programs
  • International student recruitment and pathways programs
  • Student retention and success coaching
  • Predictive analytics for institutional decision making
  • Innovative student housing and campus infrastructure projects

Accreditors and rating agencies provide their perspective on the academic and financial risks involved with public-private partnerships

Leading company CEOs and venture capitalists offer their views on partnering with colleges and universities

Travel & Accommodations

P3•EDU will be held at George Mason’s Arlington, Virginia campus approximately 15 minutes from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and 30 minutes from Dulles International Airport (IAD).

We have reserved a block of rooms with preferred pricing at a local hotel (see below).

To view a map of the George Mason University Arlington campus click here.

The Westin Arlington Gateway

801 North Glebe Rd.  |  Arlington, VA, 22203


Founders Hall
3351 Fairfax Drive
Arlington, VA 22201


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