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February 16, 2017

[Lists] 2017 Symposium / DL Conference: Meet the Speakers!

Another notice about this update concerning the first Canadian eLearning Network symposium.

2017 Symposium: April 5 – 7, 2017 — Vancouver, British Columbia

Michael Furdyk – Featured Keynote


How young people can change the world by getting online

  • Michael has appeared on Oprah, presented at TED, and was named one of Teen People’s “Twenty Teens that will Change the World”
  • Keynoted over 100 events sharing his passion for youth engagement & educational reform
  • Student Panel moderated by Michael follows his keynote


TakingITGlobal – Video overview


How it all began –


Symposium Main Program details here // Pre-conference details here

Register here – Late fee applies after Feb.28!

Closing Keynote: Remi Kalir CU Denver & Remi(x) Learning

  • Technology, equity and learning
  • Design thinking for blended boundaries


Featured Speakers

  • Dr. Sean Lessard – redefining Indigenous learner engagement
  • Zoe Branigan-Pipe – Makerspaces & Learning Spaces
  • Fine Arts eCademy (Navigate) – blending classroom boundaries
  • François Guité – technological & social forces shaping schools

April 5 (Mini Symposium) – Wednesday 1:00 to 5:00 pm – Only $15 daily parking!

View the program schedule here

April 6/7 Symposium – Thursday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm; Friday 8:00 am to 2:30 pm

View the program schedule here

Click Here for Info or to Register


Help us get the word out! Download a one-page PDF with program info:

CANeLearn Symposium Promo



Christopher Rozitis, PhD
604 219 6720
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