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June 12, 2017

Last Chance, Take Advantage Of Our Early Bird Discount Through 6/26

From the inbox earlier today…

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Online and distance educators:
Engage with experts, explore ideas, and enhance your teaching skills July 25‑27
Here are five more reasons you should attend this year:

  1. Customize your learning: Tailor the experience to fit your learning style and career goals. Choose from more than 170 engaging sessions.
  2. Gain practical takeaways: Apply what you’ve learned right away. The conference is bursting with ways to turn theory and research into action.
  3. Hear world-class speakers: The keynote speakers come from colleges, universities, and companies changing the online learning landscape.
  4. Get to know leaders and experts: Attend follow-up discussions with keynote and invited speakers, meet more than 800 online education peers from across the country.
  5. Explore an amazing city: Admire Madison’s beautiful lakes, walk to award‑winning shops and restaurants, and visit a university filled with culture, history, and bright ideas.
Early-bird discount: Register by June 26th to save $75. Can’t pay before the new fiscal year begins? You can still get the discount. Contact us, we can help!
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The opportunities to connect with others were fantastic. I met faculty who teach online from all over the country. The conference was also great for discussing ideas with peers and listening to engaging speakers.

—2016 Conference Attendee

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Extend your learning with career boosters
Get as much as possible out of your conference experience! Register for one of these career boosters:

  • Certificate in online education: Attend a workshop at the conference, learn online before.
  • Pre-conference workshops: Increase your online education skills with hands-on learning at your choice of 18 sessions.
  • Distance Education Research Symposium: Discover the field’s latest findings and discuss them with researchers.
Sign up for a career booster >
Meet the Speakers
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This year’s keynote speakers are Michelle R. Weise of Southern New Hampshire University’s Sandbox Collaborative, Nick Floro of eLearning technology maker Sealworks Interactive Studios, and Richard J. Davidson of UW-Madison’s Center for Healthy Minds and Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior.

Other speakers include Jonanthan Finkelstein of digital credentialing service Credly, Chris Jennings of Google’s Analytics Academy, Susan Singer of Rollins College, Ellen Wagner of Hobsons, and Harvard University learning technologies professor, Chris Dede.

Learn more about the speakers >
Questions? Contact Kimary Peterson • kimary.peterson@wisc.edu608–265–4159
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