2019 Conference – Dates Announced!

Save the date! The fourth annual PSUG Middle East Conference will be held at International College in Beirut, Lebanon from March 8-10, 2019.

We’re pleased to announce that our trainers on board so far are Greg Satterwhite (scheduling expert), Roger Sprik (customizations expert), and Romy Backus (system administration). Additional trainers will be added as the dates approach and topic requests are submitted.

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More details to follow soon!

2018 Conference – Thank You!

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The 2018 Middle East PowerSchool Users’ Group Conference was held from March 15-17 at the American School of Dubai. Thirty-seven attendees from sixteen schools in UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Lebanon, Jordan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Spain, and the United States spent 3 days learning, discussing, networking, and teaching sessions. 

Thank you to everyone who helped to make this event a success!

2018 Conference Registration Open!

With the generous support of PowerSchool and intellimedia, registration for the upcoming PowerSchool Users Group (PSUG) Middle East/Africa Conference is open!

March 15-17, 2018 at the American School of Dubai, UAE

All PowerSchool users and schools are welcome, from both the Middle East and further afield.

 

Early-bird registration fee is USD $525 until January 31st, USD $600 thereafter until the February 28th deadline. See more information about accommodationtransportationpresentersgeneral schedule, and the host school.

This three-day event on our beautiful campus will be an excellent opportunity to increase your PowerSchool knowledge, share resources, get questions answered, and network with counterparts at other schools. We will have a variety of excellent sessions at different levels from experts:

  • Adam Larsen, a well-known contributor, customizer, and trainer in the PowerSchool world
  • Greg Satterwhite, scheduling guru, who has more than 10 years of experience working with PowerSchool in international schools
  • Jason Springel, PowerSchool Evangelist and author of the popular Insider screencasts
  • Alicia Ohnstad, implementation and support specialist
  • John Dunleavy, data specialist, longtime and well-known member of the PowerSchool community
  • Romy Backus, founder of European PSUG and PowerSchool Specialist at the American School of Dubai
  • Chris Walberg – intellimediaCanada-based PowerSchool customization, support, and plugin specialist company
  • Joy Vallosio – Marcia Brenner Associates, Wisconsin, PowerSchool support and customization company
  • Kaelon EganAccelaSchool, vendor of powerful Ecollect plugin

Please note, however, that this conference is a regional event and intended to enhance rather than replace formal training at PowerSchool’s official PowerSchool University conference, which has a much broader scope of courses and offerings.

A detailed session schedule and sign-up will be released in mid-February. Since this is a relatively small event, session offerings will be tailored to the needs and roles of the attendees. If you are planning to attend, please be as descriptive as possible on the registration form with what you hope to learn, and every effort will be made to accommodate that.

 

For questions, please contact Romy by emailing rbackus ‘at’ asdubai.org

2018 Conference Dates – March 15-17

Save the date! The third annual PSUG Middle East Conference will be held at the American School of Dubai from March 15-17, 2018.

We’re pleased to announce that our headliner trainers will be Adam Larsen (customizations expert), Greg Satterwhite (scheduling expert), Jason Springel (PS Evangelist & author of the PowerSchool Insider), and Romy Backus (general system administration).

More details to follow.

2017 Registration Deadline Approaching!

There are just TWO more days to register for the 2017 PSUG Middle East Conference! We have a great group of more than 20 people from 13 schools registered to attend so far. Don’t miss this chance to increase your PowerSchool knowledge, share resources, get questions answered, and network with counterparts at other schools.

Take a look at the general schedule and session catalog for more details, and REGISTER here!

2017 Conference Registration OPEN!

With the generous support of PowerSchool and intellimedia, registration for the upcoming PowerSchool Users Group (PSUG) Middle East Conference is open!

February 2-4, 2017 at the American School of Dubai, UAE

Click Here To Register!

This three-day event on our beautiful campus will be an excellent opportunity to increase your PowerSchool knowledge, share resources, get questions answered, and network with counterparts at other schools. We will have a variety of excellent sessions at different levels from experts: Roger Sprik, a well-known contributor, customizer, and trainer in the PowerSchool world, and scheduling guru Greg Satterwhite, who has more than 10 years of experience working with PowerSchool in international schools. Romy Backus (conference organizer) will also be teaching a number of sessions. All PowerSchool users are welcome, from both the Middle East and further afield.

Early-bird registration fee is US $525 until December 15th, US $600 thereafter until the January 10th deadline. See the following links for more information about the host school, accommodation, and presenters. A detailed session schedule and sign-up will be released closer to the conference dates.

For questions, please contact Romy by emailing rbackus ‘at’ asdubai.org