November 5-6, 2019
United States Institute of Peace
Washington DC


Beyond Multiple Choice gathers industry leaders in e-assessment, educators advancing the implementation of next-generation approaches, and researchers involved in evaluating efficacy and efficiency of assessment.

Nathan Thompson

Cofounder and Vice President of Psychometrics at Assessment Systems

Jung Aa Moon

Research Scientist, Research and Development Division, Educational Testing Service

Eric Shepherd

Talent Transformation Pyramid

Dale Cornelius

CIO at MD State Department of Education / Chair of IMS Global’s State Assessment Innovation Leadership Network

Graham Hudson

Special Adviser to Examination Professionals Internationally

Valen Cayetano

Director, Assessments of District of Columbia Public Schools

Jenny Bergeron

Director of Educational Research and Evaluation at the Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning, Harvard University

Mandy Turner

Director of Assessment, Accountability, and Accreditation, Curry School of Education, University of Virginia

Susan Van Gundy

VP of Business Development, Open Assessment Technologies

Steve Ferrara

Researcher at Measured Progress

Paul Crockett

CEO of Authess

Jeffrey Cuff


Lenora Knapp

President of Knapp & Associates International

Martin Ripley

Director of World Class Arena Limited

Dan Bindman

Chief Data Scientist for Yixue Squirrel AI

Zacch Becker

Regional Vice President of Sales for ProctorU

Denis Saunders

MD and Founder, Calibrand

Kelsey Merlo 

Assistant Professor, University of South Florida

Leah Rowe 

Program Manager, Air Force Research Laboratory

Autumn Williams

Executive Director, African School for Excellence Foundation


Matthew Russell

Educational Consultant, Faculty Innovation Center, University of Texas at Austin

Ed Metz

 Program Manager, SBIR Program, US Department of Education

Laura Slover

 CEO of CenterPoint Education Solutions

Anita Harvin


Tim Burnett

 Head of Marketing, BTL


Patrick Craven

 Director of Assessment Policy, Research and Compliance,
City & Guilds

Cynthia Parshall

 Principal Consultant, Touchstone Consulting

(C) 2019 Perigean Technologies and Assessment Tomorrow