Annual Conference & Annual General Meeting of ACHEA - 2013

The Rules of the Game have Changed: 
Responding to the New Dynamics in Higher Education

Hilton Rose Hotel & Spa, Montego Bay, Jamaica
July 11th – 13th, 2013

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The Association of Caribbean Higher Education Administrators (ACHEA) will be hosting its 12th Annual ACHEA conference from July 11-13, 2013.

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NEW Deadline for registration and hotel booking is JUNE 17, 2013

Conference Theme:

The Rules of the Game have Changed: 
Responding to the New Dynamics in Higher Education

The Association of Caribbean Higher Education Administrators (ACHEA) invites papers from interested professionals covering areas relating to higher education administration. Papers may address any aspect of the discipline, and submissions are invited but not limited to the following sub-themes :

  • Regulating Higher Education: Implications for Administrators
  • Quality Assurance in a Regulated Environment
  • Leadership and Strategic Human Resource Management in Higher Education
  • Communication and Information Technology Management: The Emerging Frontier
  • Financing Higher Education: The Public/Private Partnership Route
  • Facilities Management in Higher Education Institutions
  • New Approaches to Higher Education: Strategic Enrolment Management

Conference Fees

Early Registration: ACHEA members US $380, Non-members US $430, ACHEA members (group of 5 or more) US $350. 
Late Registration: ACHEA members US $400, Non-members US $450, ACHEA members (group of 5 or more) US 370. 
One Day Attendance: US $170 per day.

The conference fee covers participation in conference, exhibition area, conference material, gala dinner and assigned social activities.

Hotel room rates
Single occupancy US $165, Double occupancy US $230, Triple occupancy US$290. These rates include all taxes and service charges.
Children 5 yrs and under –free
Children 6-17 yrs – US$56
Extra person adult 18 yrs and over – US $90
Hotel room rates cover, accommodation, meals, hotel entertainment and use of hotel facilities.

One day attendees need to purchase day passes from hotel at US $78 plus 10% tax and 18% gratuity (total US $100).

Booking for accommodation:

Conference 2013 will be held at the HILTON ROSE HALL HOTEL & SPA, Montego Bay,Jamaica.

For hotel reservation please log on to the website: or through reservations department 1-866-831-13131 or 1-800-445-8667.

Please be sure to enter or state the SPECIAL GROUP CODE which is ZZACHE.

Or you may contact Mrs. Dana Oldfield-Williams through the conference secretariat at 1-876-909-0752 or via email:


For overseas attendees’ will be provided for airport and hotel transfers for July 10  and July 14, 2013. The secretariat should be informed of arrivals and departures outside these dates. Consideration can only be given for the July 9-14 period only.

NEW Deadline for early booking is JUNE 17, 2013. Rooms cannot be guaranteed after that date. Please book early.

Payments can be made by Credit Cards, Bank Drafts and Company Cheques.

Wire Transfer – 
National Commercial Bank (NCB)
University Branch,
UWI Mona Campus
P.O. Box 190, Kingston 7,  
Swift Code: JNCBJMKX
US $ A/C # 406406156

 Intermediary Bank of New York, 
 ABA Routing #021000018
 Swift Code: IRVTUS3N
 NCB A/C # 8033407727

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