Presenting an expanded and enhanced all-Slate-all-the-time event!

The Slate Innovation Festival is a multi-event celebration that consists of a Slate Community-hosted webinar series, new feature updates, releases, and resources. The festival culminates in an epic, in-person conference with topical sessions presented by users for all members of the Slate Community, affinity groups, networking opportunities, meals, and entertainment.


Festival Pass

All-inclusive pass to Slate Summit in Nashville, online Learning Lab courses, and all Slate Stage webinar recordings


Slate Summit

Two day in-person event in Nashville on June 1-2, including an optional half-day pre-conference on May 31


Learning Lab

1 year access to interactive, specialized, and comprehensive online training courses for beginner, intermediate, and advanced users

Slate Stage (April 24-May 19, 2023)


Slate Stage virtual events, led by members of the Slate community, provide insights into how to leverage Slate to achieve your enrollment management, student success, and advancement goals seamlessly with one powerful CRM. These webinars are free and open to the Slate community and general public.

Learning Lab


One year access to interactive, specialized, and comprehensive online training courses for beginner, intermediate, and advanced users (exclusive to Slate community; does not include Fundamentals of Slate course.)

Slate Summit


Dynamic conference led by members of the Slate community featuring opening keynote, affinity group break-outs, Slate-centric sessions, entertainment, networking, and an epic dance party. Includes optional, pre-conference presentations by Technolutions staff on our exciting work across the student lifecycle plus additional affinity groups.

  • Hotels

    Room blocks are reserved at several hotels within walking distance of Music City Center.

  • Airport

    The Nashville International Airport (airport code BNA) is located at One Terminal Drive, Nashville, TN 37214 – 8 miles east of downtown Nashville.

  • Music City Center

    Nashville’s Music City Center is located at 201 Rep. John Lewis Way South, Nashville, TN 37203.

 Frequently Asked Questions

  • The Festival Pass includes registration to the in-person Slate Summit, access to the online training courses in Learning Lab (please note, Fundamentals of Slate is not included), and all recordings of the Slate Stage webinars.

  • Learning Lab courses and webinar recordings will be accessible from May 2023 through April 2024.

  • Yes, recordings are available with a Festival Pass.

  • Slate Stage webinars will each have a separate registration and will be available in your Home Slate (Slate users only) and on the website (general public.)

  • No, Slate Stage webinars are free and open to all.

  • Access to the full selection of courses in Learning Lab will be available via your Home Slate in May 2023. Please note that you must be a current Slate user to register and access Learning Lab courses.

  • Please send name, title, and institutional email of the new registrant to and we will be happy to assist you.

  • No, your Festival Pass is only valid at the institution for which it was purchased.

  • Each person must register using their Slate log-in credentials in order to access Learning Lab courses, Slate Stage recordings, etc.

  • Registration & Badge Pick up is on Wednesday, May 31 from 1:oopm-4pm and Thursday, June 1 from 7:00am-9:00am. An optional half-day pre-conference of presentations and affinity groups will be held on Wednesday afternoon from 2;00pm-5:00. Summit begins on Thursday, June 1 at 7:30am with concurrent sessions running all day Thursday through Friday. June 2 at 1:00pm.