Online Learning Consortium Innovate 2018 Virtual Conference

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Wednesday, April 18 - Friday, April 20, 2018

Virtual Conference

Overview

Learn from leaders in the field and engage in critical conversations with colleagues from all disciplines at the Online Learning Consortium (OLC) Innovate conference, the premier conference devoted to innovation in online learning - all without leaving NIU. All NIU faculty, staff, and graduate teaching assistants are able to attend OLC Innovate 2018 online for free and from the comfort of your office or home.

Online registration is closed. Keep an eye out for future OLC virtual conferences!

This year, OLC Innovate seeks to ensure online education continues to thrive in the rapidly changing environment by focusing on student success, innovative pedagogies, and cross-disciplinary collaboration. OLC envisions the Innovate conference as an opportunity to build new foundations for stronger, better higher education environments. 

Agenda

Times given below are in Central Time Zone.

Wednesday, April 18

Time
Topic
8:30 a.m.
Workshop Session 1
10:30 a.m.
Workshop Session 2
1:00 p.m.
Concurrent Session 1
2:00 p.m.
Concurrent Session 2
2:45 p.m.
Break
3:30 p.m.
Concurrent Session 3
4:30 p.m.
Opening Keynote: Campfire Stories

Thursday, April 19

Time
Topic
8:45 a.m.
Concurrent Session 4
9:45 a.m.
Concurrent Session 5
10:30 a.m.
Break
11:15 a.m.
Concurrent Session 6
noon
Break
1:30 p.m.
Concurrent Session 7
2:30 p.m.
Concurrent Session 8
3:15 p.m.
Break
4:15 p.m.
Keynote Address: Jordan Shapiro

Friday, April 20

Time
Topic
8:15 a.m.
Keynote Address: Ruha Benjamin
9:45 a.m.
Concurrent Session 9
10:30 a.m.
Break
11:15 a.m.
Concurrent Session 10

Registration Details

This event is open to anyone at NIU: faculty, instructors, SPS and Civil Service staff, graduate teaching assistants, graduate students, and undergraduate students.

Registration is closed. Keep an eye out for future OLC virtual conferences!

FAQ

If you have questions, check out the Virtual Conference FAQ

Sponsor

Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center