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February 17, 2017

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

7otice about this first Canadian eLearning Network (CANeLearn) symposium.

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Subject: 2017 Symposium / DL Conference: Meet the Speakers!
2017 Symposium: April 5 – 7, 2017 – Vancouver, British Columbia
Michael Furdyk – Featured KeynoteHow 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!
Friday Keynote: Suzanne Hoffman – BC Ministry of Education
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<>

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