Keynote Speakers

George Siemens
GEORGE SIEMENS
Jane Hart
JANE HART
Mitch Kapor
MITCH KAPOR
Tony O'Driscoll
TONY O'DRISCOLL

Theme

NEW SKILLS FOR A GLOBAL WORKFORCE

Topics

INFORMAL LEARNING AND SOCIAL MEDIA

Exploring how social media is used to support informal learning in the workplace and beyond. Showcasing case studies and best practices of social media use for independent learning, knowledge generation, and the creation of personal learning environments. Leveraging social media platforms for the deliberate integration of formal and informal learning spaces.

LEARNING AND PERFORMANCE ANALYTICS

Focusing on the measurement, collection, analysis and reporting of data about learners and their contexts to improve understandings of teaching and learning and optimize the design of learning environments. Leveraging the power of data mining, interpretation, and analysis models to assess academic progress, predict future performance, and provide advice and insight on learning.

COMPETITIVE EDGE
THROUGH INNOVATION

Examining how learning organizations can move beyond static infrastructure, doing more with less. Achieving innovation by (re)thinking activities from a different view. Demonstrating learning technologies critical role in supporting change, agility, and the organization's competitive edge through innovation.

Presentations

For 2012 presentation and video files, click here.

REGISTRATION FEES

Workshops - June 05

$275 - Full-day
$175 - Half-day

Registration fees include parking, continental breakfast, lunch and breaks.

Symposium - June 06 & 07

$350 - Two-day Event

Registration fees include parking, two continental breakfasts, two lunches, breaks and the Opening Day reception.

$25.00 Late Registration Fee after May 18, 2012

CEU Credits

NEW!

Earn Continuing Education Units (CEU) credits from George Mason University.

Forms will be available at the event.

Important Dates

January 04, 2012
Proposals Due

February 14, 2012
Notification of Acceptance

March 06, 2012
Registration Begins

LOCATION

This year's event will be held at the new Mason Inn. A block of rooms have been reserved at a special rate for symposium attendees. Lodging is not included in the registration fee. For reservations or information call 703-865-5705.


Mason Inn