Fifth Annual Conference & Annual General Meeting of ACHEA

Innovation & Action for Success in Higher Education
Hilton Tobago July 6th - 9th

Success in Caribbean Higher Education – are we there yet and how will we know?


  1. Information & Communications Technology
  2. Human Resource Development & Change
  3. Financial Management, Fundraising and Accountability
  4. Marketing, Recruitment & Communications
  5. Students: Managing the Student Experience

Conference Sponsors

The University Of The West Indies

SunGard SCT 


Development Bank


College of Science, Technology and Applied Arts of Trinidad and Tobago (COSTATT)

AIC Financial Group Limited


School of Business and
Computer Science Ltd.

Pereira & Company Limited

Trinidad and Tobago National Petroleum Marketing Company Limited

Trinidad Cement Limited

Angostura Limited

Tobiki Manshop Ltd.

Keynote Address

  1. Mrs. Helen Drayton

Plenary Speakers

  1. Ms. Line Verbik
  2. Dr. Gwendoline Williams
  3. Dr. Compton Bourne
  4. Mr. Eric Sickler
  5. Dr. Bibie M. Chronwall 


  1. Public Perception of Higher Education –
    1. A journalist roundtable
    2. A students roundtable
    3. Future employers roundtable
  2. Partnerships for Faculty /Administration Success – Is someone really in charge?
  3. The Future of Higher Education: Coping with changing demographics and privatisation.


Conference Programme
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Call for Papers
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Conference Registration
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Conference At A Glance - Schedule
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What Your Registration Includes

  • Exhibit admission
  • Keynote & Plenary presentations
  • 24 concurrent sessions
  • Power Point Presentation for all Plenary & Concurrent Speakers
  • Commemorative registration tote & Polo Shirts with printed logo
  • Daily refreshments
  • Shuttle transportation at specific times between Conference Centre, Hilton Tobago & Kariwak & Rovanels Hotel, arranged by the Tobago House of Assembly (THA)
  • Closing Session
  • Complimentary social events, include:
    • Thursday 7th July 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. - Welcome Cocktail Reception hosted by Their Excellencies, Dr. Linda Baboolal & Dr. Michael Baboolal, at President’s House, Tobago
    • Saturday 9th July 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. - Sightseeing Tour – arranged THA
    • Saturday 9th July 7:00 p.m. – Midnight - Closing Buffet Dinner