Orlando, Fl. July 11-13, 2017


Naviance Summer Institute (NSI) is Hobsons’ user conference for K-12 schools and districts using Naviance by Hobsons to improve college and career readiness for their students. NSI 2017 marks the 10-year anniversary of bringing together more than 500 counselors, teachers, and school and district administrators for three days of high-quality product training, knowledge sharing, and networking opportunities.


5 Reasons to Attend


Team Building

Bring your team to set goals and discuss successes and lessons learned. Discover what strategies schools similar to yours find effective.


We offer ample opportunities for networking and building professional connections. Attend events with our higher education sponsors and Hobsons partners to discuss ways to assist your students on their journey to success. 



Increased Productivity

Learn new techniques to become more efficient and productive in your role. Gain insight into best practices to share with your school, district, and colleagues. 

In-Person Learning

Pre-conference courses and general sessions led by Naviance staff and client power users will provide you with the knowledge you need to make the most of Naviance at your school or district.

Get Inspired

Our keynote speaker will inspire, motivate, and help you to gain a new perspective on your important work. 

Each time I come, even though we’ve been a Naviance customer for over 10 years, I learn something new.
— Gerry O’Brien, Marian Catholic High School

Keynote Speaker


Jessica Lahey is a teacher, writer, and mom. She writes about education, parenting, and child welfare for The Atlantic, Vermont Public Radio, and the New York Times and is the author of the New York Times bestselling book, The Gift of Failure: How the Best Parents Learn to Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed. She is a member of the Amazon Studios Thought Leader Board and wrote the educational curriculum for Amazon Kids’ The Stinky and Dirty Show. Jessica earned a B.A. in Comparative Literature from the University of Massachusetts and a J.D. with a concentration in juvenile and education law from the University of North Carolina School of Law.


Registration Rates

Type: Price: Start Date: End Date:
Early Bird: $795 17 Jan. 2017 15 March 2017
Standard Rate: $895 16 March 2017 31 May 2017
Late Registration: $995 1 June 2017 30 June 2017
Last Minute: $1,050 1 July 2017 9 July 2017