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SLN SOLSummit 2013 Feb 27-28, 2013 -- Free conference on Online Learning

Join us for the 14th annual SLN SOLsummit on February  27-28 & March 1 , 2013 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Syracuse, NY.

This conference is sponsored by the SUNY Learning Network <http://sln.suny.edu/>  (SLN), and is an annual conference specifically for online instructional designers, directors of online learning, and those interested in online, blended, and technology-enhanced learning environment support, services, and best practices.

The keynote address will be delivered by Rebecca Petersen <http://slnsolsummit2013.edublogs.org/keynote/>, the director online research at edX.  

Also speaking will be Eric Stoller <https://twitter.com/EricStoller>, blogger for Inside HigherEd, Alec Couros <https://twitter.com/courosa>  professor of educational technology and media from the University of Ragina, Jim Groom <https://twitter.com/jimgroom>, director of teaching and learning technologies at the University of Mary Washington, Karen Vignare <http://msuglobal.com/2009/01/vignare/>, the director of MSUglobal, Anne Derryberry <https://twitter.com/aderryberry>, consultant and expert in gaming, and Diane Jass Ketelhut <http://bit.ly/11UI9NL>  Associate Professor, Science, Technology and Math Education, University of Maryland. For more information see:  http://slnsolsummit2013.edublogs.org/speakers/

Special features of the conference this year are:

  1. a ‘google for educators’ workshop on day 1 of the conference;
  2. the annual ‘unconference’ session on day 2 (so come prepared to share something!) ; and
  3. a focus on “games for learning” on day 3 of the conference.  


For those unable to attend in person, the summit will be webcast live. No registration is necessary, and it will be available to all free of charge. Details and links to the streamed sessions will be posted here: http://slnsolsummit2013.edublogs.org/mediasite/   

The SLN SOLsummit is open to anyone regardless of their affiliation with SLN or SUNY. Please feel free to forward the invitation to participate in this conference to anyone that might be interested. See the conference blog for information as it is updated: http://slnsolsummit2013.edublogs.org  Follow #slnsolsummit in twitter for up-to-date program details, and to contribute to comments, observations, and questions during the live webcasts.

Thanks. I hope to see you there.
 
Alex

   Alexandra M. Pickett

Associate Director, SUNY Learning Network
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