2016 National Meeting

2016 QRIS National Meeting

The BUILD Initiative and the QRIS National Learning Network are pleased to announce that we will be hosting the 2016 QRIS National Meeting from July 12-14 in New Orleans, Louisiana. This meeting will share the latest research, effective practices, innovations and big ideas in the development, implementation and revision of quality rating and improvement systems (QRIS). The structure of the meeting will be designed to foster cross-state discussion and peer exchange. Click here to see the program and resources from last year's meeting.

Registration:  Registration will be on a first come/first serve basis so register as soon as you can to reserve your seat at the meeting.  Listed below are registration fees and registration deadlines.  Your registration fee will include several meals and receptions and all meeting materials.

Regular Registration: $500/person - Ends June 1

Late Registration: $700/person - Ends July 1

Listed below is the link that will take you to the 2016 QRIS National Meeting Registration page.


Register for the meeting, pay via credit card (or check) and make your hotel reservations, all at the same time.

Schedule at a Glance: Click here to see the Schedule at a Glance.  Additional details will be provided later as to speakers and breakout sessions.

BUILD State Discount:  Participants from the BUILD states (AZ, DC, GA, IL, MI, NJ, OH, PA, SC, WA) will receive a $100 discount off the early bird registration fee and should contact their BUILD state leads for more information or email gcobb@buildinitiative.org.

Take advantage of this opportunity to learn the latest research and innovations related to quality rating and improvement systems and share ideas and strategies with your peers around the country! 


Full Program Agenda
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Thank You to our 2016 QRIS National Meeting Sponsors! 

Featured: Teachstone

5 Star: Branagh Information Group, TCC Software Solutions

3 Star: CCA Global Partners, Community Playthings, NAEYC, Pearson, SimplyDigi, Teachers College Press, WELS Systems Foundation, WorkLife Systems, Inc.

2 Star: Brookes Publishing, Kaplan Early Learning Company, Orange Square, Public Consulting Group, Teaching Strategies, LLC 

1 Star: Discount School Supply, Gryphon House, Lakeshore Learning, ProSolutions Training, Rebound Solutions


Sponsorship Opportunities:  If you’d like information on opportunities to be a sponsor of the QRIS National Meeting, please email gcobb@buildinitiative.org.