170+ Sessions • 1.5 Days of Learning & Networking
The WI Skyward User Group Conference is a bi-annual gathering of district users and a great place to learn about Skyward's® new and improved features, discover tips and tricks, learn best practices, explore functions and techniques to streamline tasks to become more efficient in your job. The conference is a great place to interact and share insights with fellow Skyward® users, leaders, and exhibitors.
The Wisconsin Skyward User Group, Inc., which organizes the conference, is a separate organization from Skyward, Inc®.
Learn from Skyward® Experts
With access to over 160 breakout sessions, you’ll get exposure to new Skyward® products and enhancements, learn best practices and discover tips and tricks that directly relate to the job you do. Numerous members of the Skyward® staff are at your service – giving presentations, discussing new solutions, and answering your questions. They can give suggestions on ways to increase efficiency and improve outcomes in your district. No matter what your role is, you will find breakout sessions tailored to the tasks you perform. With so many sessions for attendees to choose from, you’re guaranteed to find sessions that will teach you something new.
Become More Productive
You’ll explore functions and techniques that will streamline your tasks and enhance your job efficiencies. You will learn about recently released features within the student information system and the financial management system and discover upcoming future release options in order to become better prepared.
Learn from Your Colleagues
Hundreds of attendees come from other districts in Wisconsin, Illinois, and other states. In our peer-to-peer and roundtable sessions, you will be able to exchange ideas, get solutions, discuss common practices among school districts, collaborate on issues to find solutions that will work for you, and connect with other Skyward® users.
Network with Industry Professionals
You’ll have the opportunity to discover what’s new with exhibiting companies. User groups are partially made possible thanks to sponsorships from Skyward® business partners. Each booth is staffed with knowledgeable representatives who are happy to offer advice and solutions that will modernize your district and help you achieve a new level of efficiency. Be sure to stop by their booths – it’s like having a K-12 shopping center right at the conference! You'll enjoy the nice haul of freebies after making the rounds at the vendor booths.
Get Ready for Qmlativ®
The Qmlativ® Education Management System leverages the latest technologies to support emerging trends in education, both now and into the future. Qmlativ® is the embodiment of a better SIS and ERP experience. Its clean, customizable interface and personalized dashboards ensure that information overload doesn’t get in the way of improving district outcomes. Qmlativ® is built on a SQL database, featuring a revolutionary user experience including an integrated training module that encompasses everything from desktop to mobile environments. Learn more at our conference during our migration and SMS2Q sessions.
On-site Skyward® Help Desk
You'll have the perfect opportunity to sit down and work with a Skyward® team member one-on-one to help you better understand software features that are being discussed during the User Group conference.
Skyward® Help Desk sessions are not intended for service calls. There is no sign-up and sessions are limited to 10 min/person.
October 16 - 17, 2023
April 22 - 23, 2024
October 21 - 22, 2024
April 28 - 29, 2025
October 20 - 21, 2025
April 20 - 21, 2026
October 19 - 20, 2026
April 19 - 20. 2027
October 18 -19, 2027