eduWeb Summit 2024

July 9-11, 2024 | Philadelphia

Join SearchStax at eduWeb 2024. 

Our Digital Strategist, Jeff Dillon, will be speaking on “Navigating the Maze: Unleash the Power of Site Search.” and is participating in the panel discussion for the “Keynote Kickoff”.

Sign up for a demo of our Site Search solution at the eduWeb Summit at booth 5 or online now. Use the link below to enter to win a “Harry Potter Hogwarts Chamber of Secrets” LEGO set!

Navigating the Maze: Unleash the Power of Site Search

Instructor: Jeff Dillon | Higher Education Strategist at SearchStax
When: Wednesday, July 10 | 3:45pm-4:45 pm

In the fiercely competitive landscape of higher education, universities are meticulously curating their digital experiences, from choosing the right CMS to crafting compelling content. Yet, a crucial element often remains in the shadows – the strategy behind site search. It’s time to spotlight this critical aspect that could transform your approach to attracting prospective students.

Jeff Dillon currently serves as Digital Strategist for Higher Education at SearchStax and is the founder of EdTech Connect, a technology marketplace designed exclusively for the higher education community.

Jeff has more than 20 years of leadership experience in the higher education technology sector with expertise in search engines, artificial intelligence, digital experience platforms, personalization strategies and communication tools. 

Meet our Team at eduWeb Summit!

Jeff Dillon
Higher Education
Digital Strategist

sam mazzaferro

Sam Mazzaferro
Higher Education,
Account Executive


Shamaila Shah
Events and Programs

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