The 2016 Conference on Test Security

Pearson, in partnership with ACT, Caveon Test Security, the National Conference of Bar Examiners, the University of Kansas Center for Educational Testing and Evaluation, and the University of Wisconsin Center for Placement Testing, proudly announces:

The 2016 Conference on Test Security

October 18–20, 2016
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

The 2016 Conference on Test Security offers a unique opportunity for experts across the industry to focus on test security capabilities and enhancements that protect the validity of test results and brand integrity. Industry leaders and experts will present on a variety of test-security topics, including:

  • Papers and presentations regarding statistical methods and applications for detecting potential test fraud
  • Presentations regarding other test security tools and methods for protecting the validity of testing results and brand integrity
  • Presentations regarding developing or improving an organization’s test security program
  • Presentations regarding development and use of standards for the prevention and detection of test fraud

New for 2016! Workshop sessions are offered on October 18, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., included with the price of registration.

The conference program will run all day October 19 and a half day on October 20, with a social networking reception on the evening of October 19. The conference will include a keynote speaker, learning sessions, presentations and posters by industry leaders, and numerous opportunities to network with others in the industry.

Important Dates to Remember

Proposal submission open April 18
Proposal submission deadline July 22
Conference registration opens June 8
Last day for hotel reservations at discounted rate September 23
Conference on Test Security October 18–20, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Conference social networking reception October 19, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

For questions, sponsorship opportunities, and the most up-to-date information about this year’s conference, contact Mary Beth Hayes.


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