Conference Schedule


Program

2017 Magna Teaching with Technology Conference ProgramThe 2017 Magna Teaching with Technology conference program (.pdf) is now available for download.

The program includes concurrent session descriptions as well as times of each presentation.

Schedule is subject to change.


Friday, October 6, 2017

Preconference Workshops (Additional Fee)

7:30–8:30 am

Registration open for morning preconference participants only

8:30 am–8:00 pm

Registration open for all participants

10:00 am–8:00 pm

Exhibit displays open

8:30 am–Noon

Preconference workshop:
Engaging and Collaborative Formative Assessment Using Digital Tools

8:30 am–Noon

Preconference workshop:
Teaching Strategies and Technology Tools to Engage Students in Online, Flipped, and Blended Courses

1:00–4:30 pm

Preconference workshop:
Creating Your Online Classroom—Look, Feel, Function

1:00–4:30 pm

Preconference workshop:
Avoiding Death by PowerPoint: Engaging your Learners in the 21st Century

5:00–5:15 pm

Conference welcome

5:15–6:30 pm

Opening plenary:
Teaching, Learning, Technology, Memory, and Research—Oh My!

6:30–8:00 pm

Reception and poster sessions: Meet & greet colleagues, presenters, exhibitors, and peruse many poster sessions

8:00 pm

Dinner and evening on your own

 

Saturday, October 7, 2017

7:30 am–2:00 pm

Registration open

7:30–8:30 am

Continental breakfast

8:30–9:30 am

Morning plenary:
The Importance of Critical Thinking in this Post-Truth World

8:00 am–5:00 pm

Exhibit displays open

9:45–10:45 am

9 Concurrent sessions

11:00 am–Noon

9 Concurrent sessions

Noon–1:00 pm

Lunch

1:15–2:15 pm

9 Concurrent sessions

2:30–3:30 pm

9 Concurrent sessions

3:45–5:00 pm

Afternoon plenary:
Teaching Naked: How Moving Technology out of your College Classroom will Improve Student Learning

5:00 pm

Dinner and evening on your own

 

Sunday, October 8, 2017

7:30 am–Noon

Registration open

7:30–8:30 am

Continental breakfast

8:45–9:45 am

9 Concurrent sessions

10:00–11:00 am

9 Concurrent sessions

11:15 am–12:15 pm

9 Concurrent sessions

12:15 pm–1:15 pm

Lunch

1:15 pm

Conference adjourns